Are you considering applying to medical school? Read what Bright Horizons College Coach Admissions Educator and medical school admissions expert Lauren DiProspero says are the four things you should be doing right now in her blog post on the College Coach Insider Blog at blog.getintocollege.com.
May marks the beginning of the summer for many but, for medical school hopefuls, it also marks the start of the admissions process.
If you are applying to medical school this year, there are a few things that have changed and many that have stayed the same. Even though several MCAT exam sittings have been cancelled, most medical schools are still encouraging applicants to submit their applications as early as possible—they will accept those applications pending MCAT scores. The first day to submit the AMCAS application remains May 28 but AMCAS has pushed back the first date of data transmissions to medical schools to July 10 to give applicants more time to finish their applications.
With the opening of the AMCAS application come four steps every applicant needs to take: