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UMKC 6-year BS/MD Program

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Replies to: UMKC 6-year BS/MD Program

  • patelaksharpatelakshar Registered User Posts: 73 Junior Member
    sar05 from michigan: can you give us some stats?

    thank
  • sar05sar05 Registered User Posts: 11 New Member
    Hmm..my stats aren't all that great..but hey, here goes nothing!
    ACT:30
    Ap Calc. sr. year
    ap bio- sr. year
    ap english-sr year
    ap psych-sr year
    ap chem-jr. 3 <
    Yikes...:-P
    2 years-working in medical records of family practice
    Job shadow of former minister of health of Costa Rica (that was really fun)
    Relay for Life committee member
    If you wanted to see my extracurriculars let me know. Hope this helps some.
  • killaeronekillaerone Registered User Posts: 981 Member
    Congratulations on getting an interview and good luck! Can I hear some more of your extracurriculars?
  • sar05sar05 Registered User Posts: 11 New Member
    Hey thanks! I'm pretty excited. Um..let's see..extracurriculars include:
    4 yrs. varsity swim team
    West Michigan Swim team
    4 yrs. jv/varsity water polo
    st. cecelia's youth symphony-first chair violist
    model un delegate
    literati club member
    published in TeenInk
    first place in high school writing contest
    member of pitt for spring musical
    Techie for a musical
    co-captain @ Lake Ann baptist camp
    Girls' State participant-award for press reporting
    piano-10 years
    licensed scuba diver
    work in the medical records of a family practice-2 years
    tutor
    NHS
    multiple job shadows
    4 year honor roll and academic letter recipient
    Okay..so that's about all that I can remember and that may be all of them period, thanks for your interest!
  • killaeronekillaerone Registered User Posts: 981 Member
    Sure- Congratulations!
    and follow up on how things are going for you :)
  • antiqueantique Registered User Posts: 33 Junior Member
    Hey sar,
    Good to see others from MI.

    Wanted to ask you if you applied to MSU's BS/MD and if you've heard anything yet. Haven't heard anything myself. Keeping my fingers crossed, though....
  • patelaksharpatelakshar Registered User Posts: 73 Junior Member
    SLU's 7-year Pre-medical scholar's program is also excellent.
    Moreover, as long as you get accepted to SLU and have decent ACT/SAT Scores you are pretty much automatically accepted into the medical school.
    http://www.slu.edu/colleges/AS/phs/medScholars.html

    Have any other applicants had interview's with UMKC yet?
    If, so please fill out this form: http://www.studentdoctor.net/interview/interview_enter.asp



    Thanks to all and good luck,
    akshar
  • macantu17macantu17 Registered User Posts: 53 Junior Member
    congrats sar05, from a fellow girls stater, texas though :) lots of luck at the interview!
  • sar05sar05 Registered User Posts: 11 New Member
    Hey!! Yeah actually I did apply to the MSU med scholars program, and I haven't heard anything back from them either...but here's to hoping! However, I'm not real worried about that yet since I think they said they wouldn't be making interview decisions till Jan.15. I'm a little worried tho since they are very selective, what is it...like only 10 people? Eh..well Good luck and keep me posted should you receive anything!
  • antiqueantique Registered User Posts: 33 Junior Member
    Yeah, they only accept 10, usu ~8 are from MI. Keep me posted if you receive anything too. GL on your upcoming interview.
  • sar05sar05 Registered User Posts: 11 New Member
    antique- if you were able to get into either of those schools, which one would you choose?
  • antiqueantique Registered User Posts: 33 Junior Member
    I didn't apply to UMKC. My parents won't let me go out of state (or at least are strongly against it). I applied to a couple of non BS/MD univs as well like Ann Arbor so at least I have decent alternatives.

    What other BS/MDs or univs did you apply to?
  • sar05sar05 Registered User Posts: 11 New Member
    NEOUCOM, UMKC and MSU were the only combined programs that I applied to, although I don't think MSU is a combined program, but if I had my choice I'd like to make it into UMKC or the MSU med scholars.
  • TwinTurbo93R1TwinTurbo93R1 Registered User Posts: 8 New Member
    Hi, I don't want to interupt this thread, but I am getting a little worried about my application for the 6 year med school at UMKC. I am in-state, have been all my life, and still have heard nothing back from them about an interview. They did send back my application payment, claiming it was wrong and that I needed to pay the out of state fee($50). It was reviewed and after talking to them found out it was a mistake, so I sent back in with the same in-state payment.($35) Do you think I should call them?
    My stats are 26 ACT
    3.7-3.8 GPA
    Good EC's
    Coming from a Catholic High school
    Lots of service hours
    What do you guys think about my acceptance? Thanks for the time, Evan
  • patelaksharpatelakshar Registered User Posts: 73 Junior Member
    definitely call them....calling can never hurt....in fact whenever in doubt: call.
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