May 14, 2020

How Medical Schools Use the CASPer Test

The Savvy Premed


How medical schools use the CASPer test and what you need to know to succeed.

  • Part 1: The what, when, how, and why of the CASPer.
  • Part 2: A conversation with Dr. Jennifer Welch, the Associate Dean of Admissions of SUNY Upstate about how her school uses the CASPer results to select their applicants.

00:00:23 Introduction
00:04:13 The what, when how, and why of the CASPer.
00:14:15 Dr. Jennifer Welch talks about her med school being one of the first to use the CASPer and why.
00:18:22 Dr. Jennifer Welch answers the question, “Would you interview someone with a really low CASPer score?”
00:25:06 Dr. Jennifer Welch gives advice to students who are going to take the CASPer.