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Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)

an examination taken by persons applying to medical school. The score attained is an important criterion for acceptance. Basic science, intellectual ability, and mathematical and verbal aptitude and knowledge are tested.
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That is, in the early 1970s, the general knowledge portion of the Medical College Admissions Test was eliminated.
Students who successfully complete the undergraduate program requirements will matriculate directly into medical school and will not be required to take the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT).
Test, The Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT), The Scholastic Aptitude(Assessment)Test(SAT), The GRE, The GMAT, SPSS, American Psychological Association(APA), NTS, and Educational Testing and Evaluation Agency (ETEA).
He said UIC looks at college grades and Medical College Admissions Test scores, but also tries to account for challenges the applicants have overcome--such as working a part-time job while attending school.
The purpose of this study was to use realistically simulated data to evaluate various CAT designs for use with the verbal reasoning measure of the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT).
Connerly exposed a system under which the University of California at San Diego Medical School made race such a significant factor that the average affirmative action admittee had scores on the Medical College Admissions Test in the lowest one percent when compared with admitted Asian and white students.
In some respects, race preferences have always been an inadequate way of compensating for the larger shortcomings that large public systems use in selecting applicants: How well does the Law School Admissions Test or the Medical College Admissions Test predict who will be a good lawyer or a good doctor?
To remain competitive, minority students need the educational support that concentrates on math and science in order to prepare for college entrance exams, the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) and, ultimately, the national medical boards, all standardized tests where African American results pale in comparison to those of whites, says Arthur Hoyte M.
They are not required to take the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT).
This study examined the possible relationship between scores on the Nelson-Denny Reading Test (current forms G and H) and performance on the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) and the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1 examination scores.

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