NSS 352 The Medical School Admissions Process

Study of the medical school admissions process, including the role of personal statements, standardized testing, clinical experience, professional accomplishments, and distinctiveness, as well as factors such as when in an admissions cycle an application is submitted. Particular attention will be given to the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT), including how topics are selected for inclusion, analysis of question format, and strategies for successful test performance including development of effective plans of study.

Credits:

3

Hours

3

Requirement Designation

Regular Liberal Arts

Prerequisite

Permission by NSS.