Useful links on Medical Colleges and Universities in the USA
Advice and Information
Predictions for Success -
Excellent article from the American Medical Association Site. Don't
forget to search for other articles on Medical School Admissions.
- AMSA Premed - Established by the American Medical
Student Association, this group seeks membership and input specifically from pre-med students.
- Assoc. of American Med. Colleges (AAMC) -
This is a direct link to the AAMC's page on the MCAT. This is an overview
of the test with specific advice on test-taking strategies.
Osteopathic Association -
This is a link to the AOA's education page, an overview of schooling
PreMed Resource Center -
Brad has a comprehensive list of pre-med links, including the homepages
of students and others in the know.
medical school? -
Check Shenkel's page from Ross for great advice and pertinent links.
- College and University Education in the United States for
Mark E. Abell's site from About.com is a good resource for family
medicine and he's also available to for questions about medical school.
Medical Schools -
From Hanson Nguyen, page on foreign medical school education and a
list of links to information on specific programs.
- Graduate School Programs Search Page
- IMSL - Interactive Med Student Lounge -
From Hunter College, this forum is open to any pre-med
student who wishes to join.
- Interactive Medical Student Lounge - An excellent
way to get in touch with experts on Med School admissions. See also their home page.
Medical Page -
Good overview, with specific information for prospective med students.
The Association of American Medical Colleges (AMCAS) has a complete
list of accredited Medical schools in the US and Canada.
- Medical Education Page - For pre-med and med students looking for instant feedback on courses and schools.
- medicalstudent.net - "Created by physicians
and students for physicians and students," this is an excellent first stop for prospective med students.
- Med Way - A super site that focuses on Medical School admission.
Medical Schools -
From the AOA. a list and image map of all the Osteopathic programs
in the US.
- Petersons's Site Map
- Premedical.com -
This site focues on the pre-med college experience and has excellent
advice for soon-to-be med students.
- Princeton Review - The Med School page from The Princeton Review .
- S2S Med - S2S, meaning "student to student," offers superb interactive resources.
- Universities and Colleges Choosing a US College
- Universities and Colleges Comparing Canadian and US School Systems
- Universities and Colleges The Application Process
- Yahoo!/Peterson's College Search
Interviews and Essays
Questions I Wish I Had Asked -
A great inside look at the thinking of interviewers from the AAMC.
Some good tips on interviewing for Med School from the Princeton
Feedback Page -
Gauge your interview prospects with those who have already had the
experience. You are encouraged by the author to fill out a questionaire
for Medical School Admissions" -
From Accepted.com, this is a superb article on how to write personal
statements and letters of recommendation.
A comprehensive overview of MCAT information and testing advice.
- MCAT -
Central page from the AAMC. Also check the page on MCAT
An article explaining the function and the purpose of the MCAT.
Review : MCAT -
A direct link to the Princeton Review's MCAT page. There are a lot
of free tips out there so check a similar page and courses offered by Kaplan.