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Everything You Need to Know About Nursing Majors

No matter what your reason for wanting to be a nurse, you have probably done tons of research into the topic, found out more about the types of degrees that read more

How to Pick a Major for Med School

If you are a high school student with your sights set on medical school, it can be hard to determine what you need to do to get there. read more

Career Spotlight: Midwifery

Midwives are known for offering a more personal approach to women's health care. They support and guide their patients before, during, and after childbirth.read more

Career Spotlight: Orthodontics

Over a decade of schooling is required to become one of these specialized dentists who correct teeth alignment, improving oral development as well as their read more

Questions to Ask Your Future Medical School

So you want to be a doctor. It's a long road, but it leads to a career with practically unparalleled rewards. Here's how to take the first steps.read more

How to Become a Veterinarian

What exactly does becoming a veterinarian entail? And what will your college years be like? Read on to find out. read more

Ask The Experts

Q: What steps should I take to become a doctor?

A: While you are in high school, try to get work in a hospital, doctor's office, or laboratory. Perhaps you can get an internship, some of which are paid, in one of these settings. read more


Q: How can I be the strongest candidate for a B.S./M.D. program?

A: B.S./M.D. programs are looking for students who are very strong academically but also dedicated to a career in medicine. Many programs have minimum academic requirements to even be considered, and this typically includes being in the top 10% of your high school class.read more


Q: What is a B.S./M.D. program?

A: B.S./M.D. programs allow seniors in high school to apply to college and medical school right from high school. There are about 80 of these programs throughout the United States. read more


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