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50 Multiple Mini Interview Questions and MMI Interview Tips

50 Multiple Mini Interview Questions and MMI Interview Tips

Love it or hate it, the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) has gained considerable traction in medical school admissions process, and chances are that you’ll likely …

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AMCAS Work and Activities Example

AMCAS Work and Activities Examples: How to Stand Out

Our Cracking Med School Admissions team has read literally tens of thousands of AMCAS Work and Activities descriptions. Each year, our team strategizes new ways …

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Medical School Secondary Essays: Popular Essay Prompts and Tips To Answer Them

Medical School Secondary Essays: Popular Prompts and Tips To Answer Them

After your AMCAS primary application is transmitted, you will begin to receive medical school secondary essays. While most schools send secondaries to all applicants, certain …

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AMCAS Most Meaningful Experience

AMCAS Most Meaningful Experience: What You To Need To Know for 2021

Out of all your AMCAS work and activities, you can choose 3 activities as your most meaningful experiences. You have an extra 1325 characters to …

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How To Write A Personal Statement For Medical School

How To Write A Personal Statement For Medical School

Table of Contents Add a header to begin generating the table of contents Your medical school personal statement is a golden opportunity in the medical …

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AMCAS Application Guide

AMCAS Applicant Guide 2021

The AMCAS is medical schools’ first chance to get a glimpse of who you are, and it’s a standardized application that is used by many …

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Medical Schools that Accept International Students

Medical Schools That Accept International Students

Applying to U.S. Medical Schools as an international Student Getting into U.S. medical schools as an international student is TOUGH. But, it’s very doable especially if you obtained your undergraduate degree or did your pre-med requirements in the United States.  How do I get into medical school as an international student?  We often get asked,

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Med Student Host

8 Do’s and Dont’s While Staying with a Med Student Host

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_row_inner column_margin=”default” text_align=”left”][vc_column_inner column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” column_link_target=”_self” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][heading] 8 Do’s and Dont’s While Staying with a Med Student Host [/heading][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]For most applicants roughing the interview trail,

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Medical School Secondary Application Essay Prompts 2016

Our Cracking Med School Admissions team has been busy helping students submitting their numerous secondaries. Whether you’re a pre-med wondering what types of prompts you will receive in the future or whether you’re a current applicant looking at the wide variety of essays, check out our list of medical school secondary application essay prompts for

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Medical School Committee Letters

Medical School Committee Letters of Recommendation: Why They’re Important

Medical School Committee Letters of Recommendation 101 Some schools provide pre-med students with the option of having a medical school committee letter. A medical school committee letter, which is written by a faculty member or a pre-med advisor at your school, summarizes the comments from all your recommendation letters. Visit the AAMC website for more information

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How to Prepare for Medical School Interviews

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″ tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default”][vc_column_text] How to Prepare for Medical School Interviews Medical school interviews are in full swing, and by now you’ve probably absorbed your own fair share of pain from preparing for these medical school interviews; you may have even already endured a few

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How to Decrease the Cost of Medical School

How to Decrease the Cost of Medical School   The median cost of medical school has grown at almost twice the rate of inflation, and thus medical school debt burden has been increasing in recent years. The average four-year cost of medical school sits around $264,000, with public schools averaging around $187,000 for four years.  

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Premed Summer Course: Yea or Nay?

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column_text] Premed Summer Course: Yea or Nay? Should you take a premed summer course? Let’s face it. Science is hard. Getting A’s in university science classes is hard. Unfortunately, this doesn’t change the

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Medical School Secondary Application Med School Admissions

3 Tips to Schedule Medical School Interviews While Abroad

3 Tips to Schedule Medical School Interviews While Living Abroad The Cracking Med School Admissions team members were actually living abroad while applying for medical school. We know it can be tricky – and expensive – to fly back and forth to the United States for medical school interviews. Scheduling Interviews Tip #1: If you haven’t

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Medical Schools that Accept International Students

Medical Schools That Accept International Students

Applying to U.S. Medical Schools as an international Student Getting into U.S. medical schools as an international student is TOUGH. But, it’s very doable especially if you obtained your undergraduate degree or did your pre-med requirements in the United States.  How do I get into medical school as an international student?  We often get asked,

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Med Student Host

8 Do’s and Dont’s While Staying with a Med Student Host

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_row_inner column_margin=”default” text_align=”left”][vc_column_inner column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” column_link_target=”_self” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][heading] 8 Do’s and Dont’s While Staying with a Med Student Host [/heading][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_column_text]For most applicants roughing the interview trail,

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Medical School Secondary Application Essay Prompts 2016

Our Cracking Med School Admissions team has been busy helping students submitting their numerous secondaries. Whether you’re a pre-med wondering what types of prompts you will receive in the future or whether you’re a current applicant looking at the wide variety of essays, check out our list of medical school secondary application essay prompts for

Read More »
Medical School Committee Letters

Medical School Committee Letters of Recommendation: Why They’re Important

Medical School Committee Letters of Recommendation 101 Some schools provide pre-med students with the option of having a medical school committee letter. A medical school committee letter, which is written by a faculty member or a pre-med advisor at your school, summarizes the comments from all your recommendation letters. Visit the AAMC website for more information

Read More »

How to Prepare for Medical School Interviews

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″ tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default”][vc_column_text] How to Prepare for Medical School Interviews Medical school interviews are in full swing, and by now you’ve probably absorbed your own fair share of pain from preparing for these medical school interviews; you may have even already endured a few

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How to Decrease the Cost of Medical School

How to Decrease the Cost of Medical School   The median cost of medical school has grown at almost twice the rate of inflation, and thus medical school debt burden has been increasing in recent years. The average four-year cost of medical school sits around $264,000, with public schools averaging around $187,000 for four years.  

Read More »

Premed Summer Course: Yea or Nay?

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column_text] Premed Summer Course: Yea or Nay? Should you take a premed summer course? Let’s face it. Science is hard. Getting A’s in university science classes is hard. Unfortunately, this doesn’t change the

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Medical School Secondary Application Med School Admissions

3 Tips to Schedule Medical School Interviews While Abroad

3 Tips to Schedule Medical School Interviews While Living Abroad The Cracking Med School Admissions team members were actually living abroad while applying for medical school. We know it can be tricky – and expensive – to fly back and forth to the United States for medical school interviews. Scheduling Interviews Tip #1: If you haven’t

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