The course of action is finally decided. This degree is a 2 year program which should be completed from an accredited medical school, college or university. Students are encouraged to spend time in the community as volunteers in health related volunteer positions. Medical schools do sometimes look up your previous applications.
Just because you currently have a low GPA or a low MCAT score does not mean you must give up your dream to study in a US medical school. With the help of this centralized system, a student can apply in many medical schools with the help of only one application form and one set of official transcripts of academic work.
It has 2448 full-time and 1249 part-time faculty members and about 85 percent of students receive financial aid at the medical school. They can also work as professors or directors in medical schools, as hospital administrators, or may continue their own research.
Many of the medical schools in the Caribbean do offer rotations back in the United States but you will have to investigate those specific situations. This group includes the friends and relatives of the students that attend those schools. The program is completed in 2 years and the student enrolls in the first year of the medical degree program at 19 years old.
One of the first things that you will need to take into consideration is just what field of medicine it is you are interested in training in. As you will soon discover that most universities today will specialize in particular aspects of medicine. While US schools have one deadline for admission, the Caribbean schools usually offer three application periods in a year.