Albany Medical College - Secondary Essay Prompts

Access our complete list of all Secondary Essay Prompts from Albany Medical College in Albany, NY for the 2018-2023 admissions cycles.

1 .Describe yourself.

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Max 1000 characters
Chance
99%

2 .Please explain any inconsistencies in your university, graduate, or professional school academic performance and/or MCAT scores. If the question does not apply to you, please put N/A in the box provided.

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3 .Has your college or university, graduate or professional school attendance been interrupted for any reason? If yes, please explain. Also, please explain any extended gaps in activity/employment in your post-graduate history. If the question does not apply to you, please put N/A in the box provided.

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4 .Describe a significant challenge that has prepared you for the MD career path.

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Max 1000 characters
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67%

5 .Please describe your personal experiences with the structural and social determinants of health in your life and community, how they shaped your engagement with medicine and your future ideas for doctoring.

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33%

6 .Tell us about a community with which you identify and how you are involved with it.

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33%

7 .Is there anything else you would like the admissions committee to know when reviewing your application? If so, please use the space provided.

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33%

8 .In the Work and Activities" section on your AMCAS application

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45%

9 .If you have previously applied to medical school but were unsuccessful, what do you think is (are) the primary reason(s) for not being accepted? What have you done to remedy this?

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57%