April 10, 2014
So you chose a few medical schools, and you have your top choice. But how do you make sure that you’re accepted into the school of your choice? Well, it’ not easy. That’s why Kaplan has announced our two hour special programing of The Pulse that will feature a panel discussion and answers from questions that come directly from you. These two hours can help you learn exactly what you need to make it into the medical school of your dreams. But don’t trust us, take a look at the great list of guests that will be featured:…Dr. Nida ...read more
April 9, 2014
What does it take to get in to your top choice Medical School? We’ll explore that and more in an extended live online episode of The Pulse. Join us for 1:1 interviews with notables including Paul T. White, Assistant Dean of Admissions at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Dr. Nida Degesys, previous AMSA National President. At our in-depth panel session we’ll take your questions and answer them live on air!...read more
December 24, 2013
I’ve mentioned in previous blog posts that one of my favorite things about medical school is that people don’t join activities just for the sake of joining them. At this point
August 27, 2013
In today’s Kaplan MCAT Fast Facts video from the Kaplan MCAT course, Dr. Jeff Koetje discusses argumentation from Verbal Reasoning as tested on the MCAT. Note that the MCAT tests critical thinking, not just science recall, mastery of certain science concepts is a prerequisite for the test.
For more great videos concerning Fast Facts, Current Events, and more, head over to our MCAT YouTube Channel.…...read more
July 11, 2013
Last month’s edition of Kaplan’s The Pulse, experts joined to discuss what you need to know about how Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act and how it will affect future doctors and medical professionals. This is a massive change every student preparing for the medical field needs to know about.
What should you not say in your pharmacy school interview? In this video, Jennifer Athay-Adams, Pharm D, answers that question and describes how Obamacare focuses on finding the right health career for every student…...read more
July 9, 2013
Part of last mont’s edition of Kaplan’s The Pulse, experts joined us to discuss what you need to know about how Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act will affect future doctors and medical professionals. This is a massive change you need to know about.
What is the difference between an inter-professional and interdisciplinary medical program? In this video, experts explain the differences and the benefits of inter-professional medical education.
For more great videos concerning Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act, MCAT, and more, head over to our MCAT YouTube Channel.…...read more
July 8, 2013
This episode takes us to the dinner table, where there’s a lot more MCAT science than it first may seem. Full disclosure: this one was hard to shoot, because I was pretty hungry!
For more great lessons from Adam, and a whole lot more, jump over to our MCAT YouTube Channel. There’s hours of footage from events, lessons, and more that can help you prepare for the MCAT and medical school. Enjoy!…...read more
July 2, 2013
For today’s post we feature a discussion from last month’s Kaplan’s The Pulse, where experts join in the discuss of what you need to know about Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act and how it will affect future doctors and medical professionals. This is a video not to miss.
Most importantly, we’ll cover exactly what classes experts suggest you take to be successful in the medical field. As well, learn which college classes will give you the edge when managing patients.....read more
July 1, 2013
Here’s Episode 2 of the “Thinking About the MCAT” series! We’re going to take a trip to some General Chemistry this time, because I’m always thinking about it this time of year. And based on the all these fireworks shows going on, I’m not the only one…
For more information about the MCAT and how to prepare, visit Kaplan’s MCAT Homepage.…...read more
June 27, 2013
Last week we shared with you information about Kaplan’s new Advantage Plus course which featured words of advice from several of our mentors. This week say hello to Tyler Fraser of University of Tennessee, one of our many dedicated Advantage Plus Mentors.
Feel like you need just an extra push to help you prepare for the MCAT? Is a long, boring textbook not doing it for you? Big surprise, right? That’s why Kaplan created our Advantage Plus courses.
With special help from mentors just like Tyler, study group meetings and one-on-one discussions put you on a path to a successful …...read more