Career Questions tagged Pre Med

Pre-Med is a term used for undergraduate college students who are on track to go to medical school. Popular medical doctor careers include a pediatrician, surgeon, and anesthesiologist. Please read...

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Kayla M. Mar 31, 2018 307 views

Do you think an athlete could major pre-med and keep up grades?

I am a pretty intense athlete and I would love to continue playing sports in college. I know pre-med will contain hard courses, so I am worried about how my grades would do, if I continued to splay sports. #sports...


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Arfa I. Mar 26, 2018 317 views

Why do most individuals that have a pre-med track do their major in biology?

Hi, I am currently a senior in high school who will be attending college this fall semester. I aspire to become a doctor one day. I understand that I would have to be on the pre-med track in college to be considered by medical schools. I am a little confused on my major right now. I did ask a...

#pre-med #college-major #medicine

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Shelana B. Jan 16, 2018 307 views

I transferred to my current school and I am almost finished with my classes. Great! Yay ...except I don't really have a relationship with the professors since i have only taken one class with them. How do I get recommendation letters from professors?

I am a senior graduating in Spring and i need recommendation letters from professors for application to med school and/or scholarships. Don't really know how to go about it when my classes are 400+ size. #senior #pre-med...


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Desoray T. Jan 22, 2018 353 views

A few of the University's I am looking at do not offer a pre-med major. What would be a good major to enter if the Pre-Med track is not an option(including Chemistry and Biology)do you believe I would be set back by not obtaining the pre-Med track.

Although I have been told it is not mandatory or entirely vital to major in Pre-Med to get into Med School.I would feel more secure in my studies if I majored in Pre-Med or something similar. What are your thoughts? #pre-med ,#medicine #university #major...


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Desiree B. Jan 17, 2018 226 views

What opportunities are available for Pre- Med student internships?

I will obtain my bsn during my undergraduate years and then continue my education into Medical school and would like to know the opportunities to strengthen my knowledge through experience. #medical-school-applications #internships #medicine #pre-med...


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Erin M. Sep 01, 2017 491 views

Do I have to decide to pursue medical studies right at the start of college?

I'm interested in a lot of careers, medicine being on of them. I want to have time to take classes in college and explore my options but I know that getting into medical school takes a lot of work and is very challenging. If I go into college not knowing what I want to do, will it be too hard...

#pre-med #medicine

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Brenna W. May 22, 2016 481 views

When is a suitable time to start searching for Physcian Assistant schools?

After doing some research I noticed that the requirements for Physician Assistant programs vary a lot according to the instituiton, unlike many other health professional schools. Does that mean it would be more beneficial and time efficient for me to start narrowing down schools earlier during...

#physicians-assistant #health #graduate-school #pre-med #hospital-and-health-care #pre-medicine

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Nanccheh F. May 22, 2016 1266 views

what is the most difficult task of being a nurse practitioner and a ER nurse?

I'm attending college this fall and I've had experience with nursing through volunteer work so I always thought the hardest thing would be getting attached to the patient and not in a weird way but mostly like in a nurturing way as you spend so much time with them so I wanted to know from a...

#nurse #doctor #medicine #healthcare #nurse-majors #pre-med #hospital-and-health-care #emergency-medicine #icu-nurse

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Shoshannah B. May 21, 2016 429 views

What is the best way to study for the MCAT's without spending so much money?

I am nervous for the amount of money that i will already be spending on books for college as well as possible classes taken in order to study for the MCAT's , I'm just curious of the more cost efficient advice that someone can give me in order to study for the MCAT's without spending so much of...

#studying-tips #doctorate-degree #college #hospital #pre-med #medicine #healthcare

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Rosa T. May 20, 2016 414 views

What are some of the concepts needed to know before taking Physical Therapy classes?

I am thinking about pursuing this career but do not know exactly what is to be studied. #pre-med #therapy #physical #medicine #hospital-and-health-care...


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Huy D. May 20, 2016 439 views

When I am studying, and if I receive and internship, Is there any possible chances of pay? What specific skills should I keep in mind for my future career in nursing?

I am a sophomore, and I am truly dedicated to the idea of one day becoming a nurse, Doctor, or any kind of health professional. I want to be able to earn these chosen careers because my goal, dream is to be able to live a life of helping people. I want to ensure a safe and healthy world. My...

#associates-degree #masters-degree #phd #physician #nursing #doctor #surgeon #pre-med

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Rachel B. May 26, 2016 451 views

Is studying biology or biomedcial engeneering as an undergraduate beter if I want to attend medical school after college?

I am visiting colleges this summer and trying to determine my course of study in college. I currently want to be either a Orthopedic Surgeon, Cardiologist, or Neurologist. #professor #pre-med #phd #medicine #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care #neuroscience #orthopedics...


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Alvin S. May 18, 2016 343 views

Is focus on a specific field or exploration of many different fields better for getting into med school?

I'm interested in being either a researcher or a doctor/surgeon of some sort. #pre-med #research #medicine...


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Olivia B. May 18, 2016 346 views

Are there any programs or internships that would increase my chances of getting into Medical School and help get more hands-on experience in the Nashville area?

I am going to study biology on a pre-med track at Vanderbilt next fall, and I want to do whatever I can to become the best doctor possible. I would love to find some sort of program to put me ahead of the game. #medicine #healthcare #pre-med #educators #doctors #medicine #hospital...