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How to answer tell me about yourself medical school interview

How to answer “Tell me about yourself” Medical School Interview Question

Medical schools receive thousands of applications for very limited spots in their incoming class every year. Many medical schools try to understand their applicants’ journeys and narratives. They often pose open-ended questions during an interview, including Tell me about yourself? and What will you contribute to our medical school? These questions are designed to highlight

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MMI Questions and Answers: Strategies and Tips to ace your medical school interview

MMI Interview Questions and Answers for Medical School

Love it or hate it, the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) has gained considerable traction in med school admissions, and chances are that you’ll likely undergo at least one MMI during your interview season. You will be evaluated based on your responses to the respective prompt. It favors quick thinking and adaptiveness, and although the station

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What to do if you have no medical school invites

No medical school interview invites? What can you do next?

No medical school interview invites? AMCAS application – check.  Secondary essays – check.  Now it’s the long waiting game of hearing back from various medical schools for the coveted interview invitation.  But what if the application cycle is not going according to plan? What if you are still waiting to hear back from many medical

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Early Decision for Medical School - what are the advantages and disadvantages of applying early

Applying Early Decision to Medical School: Pros and Cons

As you prepare to apply to medical school, you may notice that there are many ways to gain admission to some of the most selective graduate programs in the country. Ranging from BS/MD programs to early assurance programs such as Mount Sinai’s FlexMed, these alternative routes have many benefits to the stressful and long traditional

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Medical School Financial Aid Guide

Medical School Financial Aid Guide

The average debt reported among medical school graduates in 2018 was $241,600.[1] It has become increasingly important for medical students to be financially literate in light of rising tuition costs and costs of living. With many medical students coming from wealthier families, this number is likely to be even higher for those independently financing their

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Medical school interview attire

Medical School Interview Attire

Congratulations! You received a med school interview invitation because you are being strongly considered.  After all the preparation and hard work, you surely wouldn’t want to decrease your acceptance chances, especially on a pretty simple basis such as dress code. We often get asked how to dress for a medical school interview. Below are med

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Mount Sinai Flexmed Application Tips

The Mount Sinai FlexMed Program: Tips To Get Accepted

What is the FlexMed Program at Mount Sinai? The FlexMed Program is a unique early assurance program that allows well rounded, exceptional college sophomores, who desire a career in medicine, the opportunity to obtain early admittance to the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai. The goal of the program is to provide bright, creative

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How to answer tell me about yourself medical school interview

How to answer “Tell me about yourself” Medical School Interview Question

Medical schools receive thousands of applications for very limited spots in their incoming class every year. Many medical schools try to understand their applicants’ journeys and narratives. They often pose open-ended questions during an interview, including Tell me about yourself? and What will you contribute to our medical school? These questions are designed to highlight

Read More »
MMI Questions and Answers: Strategies and Tips to ace your medical school interview

MMI Interview Questions and Answers for Medical School

Love it or hate it, the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) has gained considerable traction in med school admissions, and chances are that you’ll likely undergo at least one MMI during your interview season. You will be evaluated based on your responses to the respective prompt. It favors quick thinking and adaptiveness, and although the station

Read More »
What to do if you have no medical school invites

No medical school interview invites? What can you do next?

No medical school interview invites? AMCAS application – check.  Secondary essays – check.  Now it’s the long waiting game of hearing back from various medical schools for the coveted interview invitation.  But what if the application cycle is not going according to plan? What if you are still waiting to hear back from many medical

Read More »
Early Decision for Medical School - what are the advantages and disadvantages of applying early

Applying Early Decision to Medical School: Pros and Cons

As you prepare to apply to medical school, you may notice that there are many ways to gain admission to some of the most selective graduate programs in the country. Ranging from BS/MD programs to early assurance programs such as Mount Sinai’s FlexMed, these alternative routes have many benefits to the stressful and long traditional

Read More »
Medical School Financial Aid Guide

Medical School Financial Aid Guide

The average debt reported among medical school graduates in 2018 was $241,600.[1] It has become increasingly important for medical students to be financially literate in light of rising tuition costs and costs of living. With many medical students coming from wealthier families, this number is likely to be even higher for those independently financing their

Read More »
Medical school interview attire

Medical School Interview Attire

Congratulations! You received a med school interview invitation because you are being strongly considered.  After all the preparation and hard work, you surely wouldn’t want to decrease your acceptance chances, especially on a pretty simple basis such as dress code. We often get asked how to dress for a medical school interview. Below are med

Read More »
Mount Sinai Flexmed Application Tips

The Mount Sinai FlexMed Program: Tips To Get Accepted

What is the FlexMed Program at Mount Sinai? The FlexMed Program is a unique early assurance program that allows well rounded, exceptional college sophomores, who desire a career in medicine, the opportunity to obtain early admittance to the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai. The goal of the program is to provide bright, creative

Read More »
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