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Premed tools and resources
Medical School Finder
See how your MCAT scores and GPA compare to those of students accepted at US Medical schools. Scout out the medical schools you're thinking about.
Should you retake the MCAT test?
You just got your MCAT scores back - should you try again to get a higher score? There's a lot of data on what your next score is likely to be based on your first score. We've compiled this data into a tool that gives you recommendations about retaking the MCAT, and shows you the probabilities of what your next score could be.
Then, you can put all this information into our Medical School Finder to see how competitive your new scores would make you at different medical schools.
Compare Caribbean Medical Schools
See head-to-head comparisons of different Caribbean medical schools. Find out which schools have MCAT requirements, what tuition is, what the financial aid options are, and more. For more on Caribbean Medical Schools.
Discussion forum on pre-med and medical student issues. Moderated by an MD.
The best ways to get ready for the MCAT. Hosted by a former MCAT prep teacher, we know the best web-sites, courses and books!
Planning to get into Medical School
The job of a premed.
The best premed schools - understanding how to evaluate colleges and their premed programs to find the best program for you.
Post-baccalaureate programs are growing in popularity, giving the ability to committed students to get into US allopathic medical schools.
Medical careers and medical jobs
Physician Salaries information
Salary survey results for a variety of medical specialties.
Physician Salary and Student Expectations
Physician salary information and the results of a student survey of salary expectations.
Employment resources for nurses in the US - this is the largest growing profession in the country - with a wide range of nursing salaries. The most recent, and very active, addition to this resource is the nursing forum, with discussion of professional and career development for nurses.
Free online medical practice tools, medical software, and extensive physician and medical job search.
Online Medical Schools
an idea that has yet to bear fruit for MDs, but is in full force for nursing and allied health career education.
Allied Health Programs
Psychology schools for clinical, industrial and experimental psychology.
College Student Health Insurance
General insurance information and health plan options for students at all levels.
Medical School Loans
There are specific loans devoted to financing medical school - this page provides information on the different types of loans, as well as lending institutions and student debt trends.
Caribean Medical School Student Loans
This is a new program that offers student loans to students attending foreign medical schools.
Medical student loans
With average debts of more than $100,000, getting the right student loan is of the utmost importance for medical students.
Student Health Insurance
Because professional courtesy doesn't get you very much health care.
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