Virtual USMLE Step 2 CS Exam: How to Pass If It’s Online

Online USMLE Step 2 CS

Since Step 2 CS has been suspended until at least August 2020, the NBME teased that they are aggressively exploring a digital version of the exam, which would be entirely computer-based and would focus on telehealth encounters. There is understandably a lot of frustration and speculation regarding this teaser but no new clear details as of yet. However, it seems safe to assume that a virtual or digital version of Step 2 CS is around the corner.

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What is Your MSC Score?

What is Your MSC Score?

What Does Your MSC Score Mean?

Based on your Med School Competitiveness score, you can see your likelihood of getting into a medical school. With lower scores, you may need to raise your score just for a chance of getting into any school at all. At higher scores, even though your odds of getting accepted level out, you are competing more heavily to get into the top med schools.
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ERAS Delayed: New Deadlines for 2021 Residency Applications and Match

ERAS Changes for 2021

The ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic has caused disruption in the residency match process and the ERAS applications (Electronic Residency Application Service). AAMC just announced changes in regards to ERAS and the residency match process and published a new timeline, including a new date for transmission of the ERAS application to residency programs. Continue reading “ERAS Delayed: New Deadlines for 2021 Residency Applications and Match”

Summer 2020 MCAT Registration Information

Summer 2020 MCAT Registration

On May 7th, 2020, AAMC will open up registration for the Summer 2020 MCAT Dates. Since many students’ MCAT dates have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, thousands of students will likely try to register here.

In this video, Ken Tao, Director of MCAT at MedSchoolCoach shares must-know information about the MCAT registration dates opening. He also shares important information the AAMC has yet to release, such as the exact time the MCAT may open and the times that Pearson centers may allow test takers to schedule their exam. ⏰

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The 2020 MCAT test dates & their corresponding score release dates have been published! For more information, visit aamc.org/mcat