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Becoming a Competitive Applicant

Creating the big picture.

Professional Health Schools assess many different factors when looking at applicants. Strong GPAs and test scores are important, but are only part of the application. What school admission boards look for can vary from school to school, and to get an idea of what they're looking for, prospective applicants should read the mission statements of the institutions they are considering. Below are some of areas pre-health students should consider while preparing for application.

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Test Scores

Healthcare Experience

Personal Statement




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