what are my chances

Which States’ Pre-Meds Have the Highest Acceptance Rates?

Which States’ Pre-Meds Have the Highest Acceptance Rates?

Statistically speaking, as an Ohioan, I should be working as an engine assembler in a factory rather than writing this article for you.

That’s the occupation with the highest concentration in my home state. The Midwest is known for production, especially automotive, so no huge surprise that engine assemblers are common.

Should You Move to Texas to Improve Your Chances of Getting into Medical School?

Should You Move to Texas to Improve Your Chances of Getting into Medical School?

They say “everything is bigger in Texas” - 10-gallon hats, 72oz steaks, the world’s largest cowboy boots - but does this expression hold true for your chances of getting into medical school as well?

The Texas state legislature limits the number of non-residents that can attend medical school in Texas to 10%. This seems like great news for Texas residents, giving them a much better shot of getting in.

What are my chances of getting into medical school?

What are my chances of getting into medical school?

If you've stopped by Student Doctor or pre-med Reddit, you've seen dozens of threads that ask, “What are my chances?” On the one hand, it seems perfectly natural to ask such a question.  Only 40% of applicants get in each year, so it's logical to be concerned. There's also a social component: everyone in your life knows you're applying to med school. Your friends, your parents, their friends... everyone is rooting for you. Get in, and you've pleased just about everyone in your life. Get rejected and it's easy to think you've disappointed more than just yourself.

What Will It Take For Me To Get In? - "The Teacher"

What Will It Take For Me To Get In? - "The Teacher"

By: Milli Desai

In part two of our new series, the experts at Passport Admissions will be analyzing a student’s application, including both the applicant’s chances of getting accepted into medical school and which aspects of his or her story to highlight.  We’ll also give strategies that we recommend to leverage the applicant’s personal strengths and experiences.  

What Will It Take For Me to Get In? - Juliana

What Will It Take For Me to Get In? - Juliana

By: Milli Desai

In our brand new series, the experts at Passport Admissions will be analyzing a student’s application, including both the applicant’s chances of getting accepted into medical school and which aspects of his or her story to highlight.  We’ll also give strategies that we recommend to leverage the applicant’s personal strengths and experiences.  The result is very similar to the analysis that we do for our one-on-one students at Passport.  We hope that it’s interesting to read and that you can take some of the strategies that work for others to apply to your own application.