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So You Want to be a Doctor? Part I: High School

Written by guest writer, Testmasters teacher, Rice University student, and future physician: Carmella D. So you want to be a doctor?  As a high school student (and if you’re like me, much earlier than that), you probably have an inkling … Continue reading

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Pre-Med Programs (Part 2): Combined & Accelerated Programs

So, of course, with every rule there is an exception. In Part 1 of this post, I reviewed the general course of study for students who consider themselves Pre-Med and stressed that (usually) there are not official “Pre-Med” majors. There are … Continue reading

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Pre-Med Programs (Part 1): What do I major in?

Many students aspire to go to medical school, but most universities do not offer “Pre-Med” majors. So what do you study as an undergrad? Part 1 of this post will give you the DL on general Pre-Med tracks & Part … Continue reading

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