Getting Into Medical School: The Premedical Student's Guidebook
(back cover) If You're Thinking About Going to Medical School--Read This Book! Today, fewer than one-half of all students who apply to medical ... Show synopsis (back cover) If You're Thinking About Going to Medical School--Read This Book! Today, fewer than one-half of all students who apply to medical school are accepted--which emphasizes the importance of well-focused preparation by medical school candidates. In its previous editions " Getting into Medical School " gained a well-earned reputation for the sound advice it has given medical school candidates. Updated to reflect today's medical school environment, this new eleventh edition stresses the importance of attaining a high score on the standardized MCAT. It also guides applicants through the arduous process of medical school application and advises them on ways to make a good impression when they are invited for that all-important personal interview. The book concludes with a medical school directory listing up-to-date tuitions and fees, academic requirements, and application and enrollment information for more than 140 accredited medical and osteopathic colleges across the United States. Also included is a list of Web sites that provide helpful information to medical school candidates.