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The US and Canada need more doctors, many more doctors, but the simple truth is that getting into medical school is very tough. We’ve written extensively on medical school admissions to give you all the most up-to-date tips and advice. Explore this section of our blog on medical school admissions and get into the medical school of your dreams.

You Are Not Your MCAT: Tests Required to Become an MD

Introduction Students stress over the score they receive for the Medical College Admissions Test (better known as simply the MCAT). Many think the MCAT is...
Caribbean Medical School Quick Guide

Caribbean Medical School Quick Guide

This Caribbean medical school quick guide is written for prospective students, premed advisors, or parents interested in learning more about the most popular alternative...
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Caribbean Medical Schools: The Definitive Guide

This definitive guide to Caribbean medical schools is written for prospective students, premed advisors, or parents interested in learning more about the most popular...

Non-Traditional Medical Students: The Definitive Guide

Non-traditional medical students are defined as those students who did not take the typical path to medical school. Non-traditional medical students can be some...

3 Tips for Acing the MCAT

Worries about the impact of the Medical College Admissions Test, better known by its acronym, the MCAT—from what type of score is needed to...

Holistic Admissions 101 in Medical School | UMHS Endeavour

  Prospective students applying to medical schools are often concerned about their MCAT score and their GPA, but standardized test scores are just one component...

Frequently Asked Questions from Puerto Rican Students About UMHS | UMHS Endeavour

Editor's Note: This is the first post in a new UMHS Endeavour series focusing on frequently asked questions from prospective UMHS students in specific...

Undergrads & Student Debt 101

  Student debt is something most undergraduates worry about, but may not fully comprehend. A surprising 59% of millennials don’t even know when their student...

MCAT 2016: What You Should Know

  “When shouId I take the MCAT?” and “What is on the MCAT?” are two common questions heard in the admissions departments of American and...