Best colleges for pre-med

Recorded Thursday, May 20 at 11:00 PM

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About this livestream

Description

You've probably heard of pre-med — but what does that really mean? In this top ten list, Shravya will delve into the definition of pre-med and outline which colleges are the best for students on this track.

We will explore schools all over the United States, comparing their relevant programs to help you narrow down your college list. We'll give you an in-depth look at their resources, including the advising programs, research opportunities, and application assistance they each have to offer.

If you're looking to have your questions about pre-med answered, don't miss this inside scoop to discover how you can navigate the field and ensure your personal success.

Your host

Undergrad College: Rice University '20

Work Experience: During my time at Rice, I mentored dozens of high school students through the college application process, along with editing essays and tutoring students for the ACT/SAT. I also interned at a medical technology startup, conducted research in Brazil, and gave a TEDx talk. I recently finished applying to medical school; I've been admitted to multiple schools, and will be starting in the Fall.

My Admissions Story: I remember feeling very blindsided by the admissions process and not knowing where to begin. I hope that sharing my experiences and some of the things I’ve learned along the way will help guide other students in a similar boat.

Audience questions

These are questions from the audience that we had time to answer during the live session. If you have any other questions, you can request an answer from Shravya and other CollegeVine experts in an upcoming livestream or on the Q&A Forum anytime.
26:41@ShravaniDhawane:How does the application process vary for BS/MD programs? How difficult is it to get into one as an international student, especially considering one's financial condition?
29:55@AdrianPR:There are BS/MD Majors at some colleges. What is is like and what are the required to get into Med School?
32:37@AdrianPR:Is there an advantage to go with a BS/MD versus the traditional route?
34:22@AdrianPR:Can you write the name of the college with the flex med path?
34:42@brunoF:Let's say I'm an international student. Can I transfer credits or certifications from my country to the US?
35:35@Jason123:What should students do if COVID prevented students from getting research or volunteer or research work that is important for applying for BS/MD programs?
48:52@brunoF:Make surgeries through skype during covid lol
49:30@brunoF:What is your path in med?
50:10@brunoF:Rice is nº5, but you're streamer nº1 ;)
50:22@AdrianPR:This live stream topic was great and very instructive!!
51:19@Jason123:Can you give a general idea of the requirements for students who apply after sophmore year?
55:00@AdrianPR:How do you get more in-depth information about what undergraduate path to consider it the interest is Med School?
57:57@Jason123:Do you know if BS/MD take ED/EA/RD?
60:41@AdrianPR:Will this live stream be available to review at a later time?
60:54@Jason123:Can you talk about your cool research at Rice?
64:55@Jason123:So cool!! thank you.
65:04@brunoF:Tell us about being invited to give a TED talk :)
67:42@brunoF:We'll take our whole careers to be half amazing as you are. Thanks for your lecture haha

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