Pre-med vs. Med School- What’s the difference?
September 5, 2013
1. No grades = No competition
2. Achieving Balance
3. Only doing things you want to
4. Being who you are
In undergrad, you were busy trying to transition from high school and living with your parents to living on your own and dealing with college-level classes. You were in an awkward discovery-transition-finding-
If undergrad is stressing you out, there is hope! So far, med school is much more fun than being pre-med.
Special shout-out to Eli Schwartz for helping inspire this blog post.
Emily has been a teacher for Kaplan for over six years; she's taught MCAT, ACT, SAT, SAT2 and tutored pretty much every subject under the sun in both the classroom and live online (aka Classroom Anywhere) settings. She's also worked for Kaplan in content development and teacher mentorship roles. Emily is currently a second-year medical student at the University of Colorado and is hoping to go into Pediatrics. She's involved in many campus opportunities such as being a Prospective Student Representative, admissions committee member, CU-UNITE member, and co-president of the Education and Teaching Interest Group. Prior to medical school, Emily got a BA in Biochemistry and Spanish from Lawrence University and a Masters in Public Health- Epidemiology from the University of Minnesota. In her free time, Emily enjoys dancing, baking, playing tennis and exploring her new Colorado home.