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AMCAS Work and Activities Example

AMCAS Work and Activities Examples: How to Stand Out

Dr. Rachel Rizal and Dr. Rishi Mediratta, your Cracking Med School Admissions application advisors, have literally read tens of thousands of AMCAS Work and Activities ...
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MMI Schools - Cracking Med School Admissions Tips and MMI Practice Tests

MMI Schools: Tips to Ace Each Medical School’s MMI

There is a lot of overlap in what medical schools ask in their Multiple Mini Interview stations. However, a MMI school does ask more questions ...
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252 MMI Practice Questions - Cracking Med School Admissions

252 MMI Practice Questions by Dr. Rizal: The Ultimate Resource for Medical School Interviews!

The best way to prepare for your upcoming medical school Multiple Mini Interview is to first purchase our Mastering the Multiple Mini Interview course created ...
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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 schools at once, so getting it right is a critical first step to get into medical school.  Writing the AMCAS application can be a DAUNTING experience. But don’t worry! The Cracking

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BS MD Programs

BS MD Programs: Everything You Need To Know

One option for attending medical school is to get accepted into a BS MD program or BA MD program. This blog post will go over a lot of information about both options so that you can determine whether applying to a BA MD program or BS MD program is right for you! What are BS

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How To Shadow A Doctor - Tips from Cracking Med School Admissions

How To Shadow A Doctor

One important aspect of your medical school application should be clinical experiences. One common way premeds learn about different specialties and experience the doctor-patient relationship firsthand is through shadowing doctors.  Shadowing a doctor is a great way to learn about the practical realities of medicine while showing medical schools your understanding of the profession. However, many

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How Many Letters Of Recommendation For Medical School

How to Ask For a Strong Medical School Letter of Recommendation

Letters of recommendation are an extremely important component of your medical school application.  Our goal is to help you request for the best medical school letters of recommendation so you can get accepted to your dream medical schools.  This blog post will focus on three topics: How to Ask For Medical School Letters of Recommendation

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Premed Spotlight - India Eye Program

Premed Spotlight: India Eye Screening Program

Written by: A. K. University of South Florida The Aravind System The Aravind Eye Care System in India is the largest and most productive provider of ophthalmological services in the world. Its founding goal to eradicate needless blindness in India has already provided eye sight and care to millions in India from all socioeconomic backgrounds.

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How to Find Research For Premed Students

How To Find Research For Premed Students

One common question we get from premed students is, “How can I get involved with research?” Research for premed students is a great way to understand the scientific method and show medical schools that you can investigate scientific questions by critically thinking and interpreting empirical evidence. With many premeds struggling to get started with undergraduate

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How To Study For The MCAT - Tips, Resources, and Common Questions Answered by Cracking Med School Admissions

How To Study For The MCAT: Everything You Need to Know

How to study for the mcat The MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) is an exam offered by the AAMC that is required for admission to most American medical schools. As a pre-med student, it is imperative that you study and do well on your MCAT as your score significantly impacts what medical schools you are

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Residency Interview Tips

5 Residency Interview Tips and Hacks To Use On The Interview Trail

5 Residency Interview Tips to Rock Interview Day How you perform on residency interviews is absolutely crucial to matching into your top residency choices.  In this blog post, medical school student Andrew Park shares his insights about the residency interview trail as well as residency interview tips.  If you have questions or need to improve

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Medical School Secondary Essays Prompts 2019

Medical School Secondary Essays 2019 Prompts

Medical School Secondary Essays 2019 Prompts Hello Medical School Applicants! We know it’s annoying to scroll through numerous websites and blog posts to look for current and previous secondary prompts. The Cracking Med School Admissions team compiled as many medical school secondary essays 2019 prompts and made it available in one blog post right here.

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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 schools at once, so getting it right is a critical first step to get into medical school.  Writing the AMCAS application can be a DAUNTING experience. But don’t worry! The Cracking

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BS MD Programs

BS MD Programs: Everything You Need To Know

One option for attending medical school is to get accepted into a BS MD program or BA MD program. This blog post will go over a lot of information about both options so that you can determine whether applying to a BA MD program or BS MD program is right for you! What are BS

Read More »
How To Shadow A Doctor - Tips from Cracking Med School Admissions

How To Shadow A Doctor

One important aspect of your medical school application should be clinical experiences. One common way premeds learn about different specialties and experience the doctor-patient relationship firsthand is through shadowing doctors.  Shadowing a doctor is a great way to learn about the practical realities of medicine while showing medical schools your understanding of the profession. However, many

Read More »
How Many Letters Of Recommendation For Medical School

How to Ask For a Strong Medical School Letter of Recommendation

Letters of recommendation are an extremely important component of your medical school application.  Our goal is to help you request for the best medical school letters of recommendation so you can get accepted to your dream medical schools.  This blog post will focus on three topics: How to Ask For Medical School Letters of Recommendation

Read More »
Premed Spotlight - India Eye Program

Premed Spotlight: India Eye Screening Program

Written by: A. K. University of South Florida The Aravind System The Aravind Eye Care System in India is the largest and most productive provider of ophthalmological services in the world. Its founding goal to eradicate needless blindness in India has already provided eye sight and care to millions in India from all socioeconomic backgrounds.

Read More »
How to Find Research For Premed Students

How To Find Research For Premed Students

One common question we get from premed students is, “How can I get involved with research?” Research for premed students is a great way to understand the scientific method and show medical schools that you can investigate scientific questions by critically thinking and interpreting empirical evidence. With many premeds struggling to get started with undergraduate

Read More »
How To Study For The MCAT - Tips, Resources, and Common Questions Answered by Cracking Med School Admissions

How To Study For The MCAT: Everything You Need to Know

How to study for the mcat The MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) is an exam offered by the AAMC that is required for admission to most American medical schools. As a pre-med student, it is imperative that you study and do well on your MCAT as your score significantly impacts what medical schools you are

Read More »
Residency Interview Tips

5 Residency Interview Tips and Hacks To Use On The Interview Trail

5 Residency Interview Tips to Rock Interview Day How you perform on residency interviews is absolutely crucial to matching into your top residency choices.  In this blog post, medical school student Andrew Park shares his insights about the residency interview trail as well as residency interview tips.  If you have questions or need to improve

Read More »
Medical School Secondary Essays Prompts 2019

Medical School Secondary Essays 2019 Prompts

Medical School Secondary Essays 2019 Prompts Hello Medical School Applicants! We know it’s annoying to scroll through numerous websites and blog posts to look for current and previous secondary prompts. The Cracking Med School Admissions team compiled as many medical school secondary essays 2019 prompts and made it available in one blog post right here.

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Medical School Secondary Essays

Medical School Secondary Essays: 5 Tips to Nail Them & Essay Prompts

Right about now, you’re probably at that time when you’ve submitted your AMCAS application.  Pat yourself on the back because a big portion of your application is successfully complete! The thing is, it seems like only a few weeks have passed and your are now beginning to receive medical school secondary essays, signaling the next

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