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In addition to the stress of taking Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) prep courses and taking the MCAT, requesting letters of recommendation can also bean anxiety provoking process. To make matters even more challenging, medical schools can vary widely in their requirements. So, how many letters of recommendation do you need for medical school? SchoolsREAD MORE
The prospect of talking to your premed advisor may feel like anything from eager anticipation to anxiety despite knowing that they exist to support prospective students who want to pursue a career in medicine. No matter how you feel, here are some tips from Blueprint Prep that can help you get the most out ofREAD MORE
The holidays are upon us, but so are January MCAT dates. Find out how you can maximize prepping for the MCAT during the holidays!READ MORE
Do Medical Schools Look at Your Highest MCAT Score? By Nikhil Jaganathan The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) is a beast of an exam, and calculated decisions and adequate knowledge about setting goals is fundamental. One of the most commonly asked questions regarding MCAT preparation is how medical school admissions offices view your MCAT score.READ MORE
Florida, also called the Sunshine State, has the perfect climate all year round. With several South Florida and Central Florida colleges providing quality education, a diverse cohort, and excellent student facilities, Florida is one of the best locations for aspiring medical students. Florida’s public four-year colleges also have the second lowest tuition fees in theREAD MORE
Maintaining a high GPA throughout college is certainly no easy task. Some professors make it their mission to craft incredibly difficult courses, family life tosses you its ups and downs, and on top of everything, there might be a global pandemic to navigate. Although your average GPA may not have turned out as high asREAD MORE
By Nikhil Jaganathan Studying for the MCAT by itself is a daunting task for many. Studying for the MCAT while having a job simultaneously may seem unfeasible. But in reality, many students are able to ace the MCAT while balancing multiple extracurricular activities, including jobs. I’m currently a Blueprint MCAT tutor. I took the MCATREAD MORE
It finally happened! The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) just released all the MCAT test dates for 2023. Since traditional students have to balance their MCAT studying with a full course load, I will answer a few common questions I’ve encountered as a Blueprint tutor. Throughout this article, remember the following two rules: RuleREAD MORE
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