I don’t know about your particular university, but for the students at my school, organic chemistry was known as one of the weeder classes. Meaning that this class made many pre-health students turn and run with their tail between their legs. For those of you who have taken this class, you understand exactly what I…… Continue reading Why Should Pre-Meds Take: ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
When it comes to being a student, we tend to compare our self worth to the worth of others based on a few factors: how many friends we have and what our GPA in school is. When deciding on whether or not graduate school is the right path to take, the question arises as to…… Continue reading Is Medical School All About the GPA?
While talking with others, I’ve had a lot of new pre-meds ask me, why is physics required for medical school? How does physics apply to what I will be doing as a doctor? First of all, physics is a major portion of the MCAT so knowing the principles behind physics will help you with a…… Continue reading Why Should Pre-Meds Take: PHYSICS
One thing a lot of pre-medical students fear is knowing how to get letters of recommendation. If this is you then don’t worry, I was in your boat. I wondered how any of my teachers would be willing to like me enough to write me a recommendation for medical school, but I managed to get some solid…… Continue reading Letters of Reccomendation
I have had the opportunity to talk to a lot of new Pre Medical students from the freshman class here at school, and a lot of them have asked me about what they can do to make themselves look good for a medical school admissions board. I figure that I would write about it here…… Continue reading Spicing Up Your Application
I had answered a question earlier on the website Quora that led me to writing this post that you can read by clicking here. But I wanted to go a little more in-depth about one of the aspects of my answer. Despite many people’s belief, there is absolutely no such thing as a specific major out…… Continue reading Medical School Requirements