Have you just begun the medical school application process? Find answers to your questions on our Medical School Admissions 101 pages!
By Linda Abraham, Founder and President of Accepted.com.
- Clarify what’s important to you in a medical school. Are you primarily interested in primary care? Or do you find research attractive? Do you prefer an urban, suburban, or rural setting? Which approach to medical education appeals to you, and why? Yes, I know that you will be happy to go where you get in, but you really can’t apply to every school in the country. Once you have determined what would be your ideal, then consider if those schools are feasible. For example, cost is frequently a constraint, or if you aren’t competitive at every medical school, then your qualifications are a constraint. While it’s easy to apply to more rather than fewer schools through AMCAS, it could get pretty expensive. Choose based on what’s important to you. You’ll have a glance at this weblink save time and money.
Do you want to be in medical school in Fall 2013? Then resolve to: