The Challenges of an Out-of-State Medical School
This post was written by our friends at medschoolpulse.com
Usually when I ask students where they would like to go to medical school, the answer is- wherever I get accepted. Now, while that’s a great attitude, the truth is that an out-of-state medical school can be extra tricky. Medical school is difficult to begin with, but being far away from your friends, family and support system is just one of many additional challenges.
Challenge 1- Most of your classmates will have a support system nearby
This was especially evident in my class (where over 2/3 of my classmates are in-state) after our last exam. It was a …
March 13, 2015