Medical School Admissions Lessons Learned 2017-2018 AMCAS 2017 opens in early May and the next wave of applicants is preparing to submit applications, so it seems apropos to summarize some key observations I have made while privately advising medical school applicants. Here is my list of some essentials for medical school applicants to improve their […]Continue reading
Click above to register. Medical School, Residency, and Fellowship Admissions Consultation Not sure where to start as you head down the medical admissions path? Ask a MedEdits Medical Admissions expert. Visitors to this page may also be interested in the following articles by MedEdits’ faculty: We’re Just Not That Into You. Why Are Medical School Applicants Rejected? […]Continue reading
Letters of recommendation: how do you ask? If you are applying to medical school, you should be thinking now about who will write your letters of reference. You may be asking: Letters of recommendation: how do you ask? Many clients are curious about the best way to ask for a letter of reference. Like […]Continue reading
Ten Undergraduate Universities with more than 400 Allopathic (MD) Medical School Applicants The total number of applicants to US allopathic medical schools in the US for the 2016-2017 application Cycle was 53,029**. Below is a list of ten undergraduate colleges which were among the top feeder schools to the applicant pool. Name of School* Number […]Continue reading
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In 2014, there were nearly 50,000 applicants to allopathic medical schools in the United States. About 37,000 were first time applicants. Slightly more than 20,000 students, actually matriculated, however. Needless to say, with fewer than half of applicants accepted, the competition is fierce. At the same time, the credentials of applicants who are accepted represent […]Continue reading
Student Doctor Network/MedEdits Webinar Applying to Medical School 2017 Dr. Jessica Freedman, Dr. Liza Pilch and Laurie Brown Tansey of MedEdits Medical Admissions offer valuable advice and answer your questions to help you prepare for the 2016-2017 medical school application cycle. […]Continue reading