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The Resource Medical school essays that made a difference, by the staff of The Princeton Review

Medical school essays that made a difference, by the staff of The Princeton Review

Label
Medical school essays that made a difference
Title
Medical school essays that made a difference
Statement of responsibility
by the staff of The Princeton Review
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
610.71/173
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Medical school essays that made a difference, by the staff of The Princeton Review
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Following Directions: A Brief Overview of the Medical School Application Process
  • A View to Admissions
  • The Premedical Timeline
  • The Notorious GPA
  • MCAT on a Hot Tin Roof
  • Invest in Extracurricular Activities
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • How to Apply
  • Round #2: Secondary Applications
  • The Art of the Interview
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 2.
  • Getting Personal: Primary and Supplemental Essays
  • The Personal Statement
  • An Angle on Secondary Applications
  • Chapter 3.
  • Having Heart: What Really Makes an Essay Tick
  • Guidance, If Needed
  • The Secrets to Your Success
  • Get to Know Yourself Better
  • Three Approaches
  • Why Did We Produce This Book?
  • Roadmap to Greatness
  • The Benefits of Peer Pressure
  • Dos and Don'ts
  • Chapter 4.
  • They're, Their, and There: Grammar and Writing Tips
  • Good Grammar = Good Form
  • Most Common Grammar Mistakes
  • Grammar Chart
  • Using Punctuation Correctly
  • Writing Clearly :
  • How Can This Book Help You?
  • Eliminating Wordiness
  • Eliminating Fragments and Run-Ons
  • Limiting Your Use of Passive Voice
  • Using Non-Sexist Language
  • Avoid Clichés Like the Plague
  • Style Chart
  • Navigating the Minefield
  • Excuses, Excuses
  • Ready, Set, Write!
  • Chapter 5.
  • Why'd They Do It?
  • Making Ends Meet: Financial Aid Overview
  • Making Friends with Money
  • What Is Financial Aid?
  • Financial Assistance: Your Basic Options
  • Don't Go It Alone
  • How Much?
  • A Little Help from the Family
  • More on Loans and Scholarships
  • Evaluating Your Financial Aid Package
  • Financial Aid Pitfalls
  • Where'd They Get In?
  • Smart Money
  • Chapter 6.
  • Being a Doctor: Things You Should Know
  • The Meaning of an MD
  • Patient Care
  • Compensation
  • Prestige
  • Trends in Medicine
  • A Very Big Adventure
  • Chapter 7.
  • The Parts of This Book
  • Q & A with Admissions Officers
  • Chapter 8.
  • Real Personal Statements and Secondary Essays
  • Chapter 9.
  • Where They Got In
  • Editor's Note
  • Chapter 1.
Control code
1580917
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
vi, 265 pages
Isbn
9780804125840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1580917
  • (Sirsi) 1580917
  • (OCoLC)873984895
Label
Medical school essays that made a difference, by the staff of The Princeton Review
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Following Directions: A Brief Overview of the Medical School Application Process
  • A View to Admissions
  • The Premedical Timeline
  • The Notorious GPA
  • MCAT on a Hot Tin Roof
  • Invest in Extracurricular Activities
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • How to Apply
  • Round #2: Secondary Applications
  • The Art of the Interview
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 2.
  • Getting Personal: Primary and Supplemental Essays
  • The Personal Statement
  • An Angle on Secondary Applications
  • Chapter 3.
  • Having Heart: What Really Makes an Essay Tick
  • Guidance, If Needed
  • The Secrets to Your Success
  • Get to Know Yourself Better
  • Three Approaches
  • Why Did We Produce This Book?
  • Roadmap to Greatness
  • The Benefits of Peer Pressure
  • Dos and Don'ts
  • Chapter 4.
  • They're, Their, and There: Grammar and Writing Tips
  • Good Grammar = Good Form
  • Most Common Grammar Mistakes
  • Grammar Chart
  • Using Punctuation Correctly
  • Writing Clearly :
  • How Can This Book Help You?
  • Eliminating Wordiness
  • Eliminating Fragments and Run-Ons
  • Limiting Your Use of Passive Voice
  • Using Non-Sexist Language
  • Avoid Clichés Like the Plague
  • Style Chart
  • Navigating the Minefield
  • Excuses, Excuses
  • Ready, Set, Write!
  • Chapter 5.
  • Why'd They Do It?
  • Making Ends Meet: Financial Aid Overview
  • Making Friends with Money
  • What Is Financial Aid?
  • Financial Assistance: Your Basic Options
  • Don't Go It Alone
  • How Much?
  • A Little Help from the Family
  • More on Loans and Scholarships
  • Evaluating Your Financial Aid Package
  • Financial Aid Pitfalls
  • Where'd They Get In?
  • Smart Money
  • Chapter 6.
  • Being a Doctor: Things You Should Know
  • The Meaning of an MD
  • Patient Care
  • Compensation
  • Prestige
  • Trends in Medicine
  • A Very Big Adventure
  • Chapter 7.
  • The Parts of This Book
  • Q & A with Admissions Officers
  • Chapter 8.
  • Real Personal Statements and Secondary Essays
  • Chapter 9.
  • Where They Got In
  • Editor's Note
  • Chapter 1.
Control code
1580917
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
vi, 265 pages
Isbn
9780804125840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1580917
  • (Sirsi) 1580917
  • (OCoLC)873984895

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