:eek. There's always the option to become a clinician-scientist (MD/PhD) which has a focus on research and medical innovation. We are excited to announce that the upcoming 2020-21 UBC MD Admissions interviews will be held completely virtually in 2021. Discussions including applications, family, and career changes. I have never heard anything about grade deflation. log in sign up. The majority of people usually ends up with a C. On the other hand, I know in my 12-person Japanese language class nobody has a C. P.S. As usual on the OldPreMeds Podcast, our question is taken from the Nontrad Premed Forum: “I recently had a big wake up call about what I’d like to do as a career. Anyone doing premed at UBC, I'd love to know what you think of it. Moderator of r/premedcanada. Close. 2 2 2. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Ah well. Rising. Sometimes they care about the courses you've taken (if they're looking for specific skills, which happens fairly often in engineering jobs) but they very rarely ask for a transcript... most of the time they will take your word for it (which actually scares me a bit, I'm honest, but I'm sure there are people out there who would stretch the truth to get a job!) Of course, my 3.4 didn't prevent me from getting an admin job that summer with a decent pay. Fucking blew the MCAT out of the water. But for grad school/meds, a C- isn't going to get you far, but thats part of the whole "weeding out" process... it starts in first year and ends (hopefully) in meds! I'm still worried about the transition though. A subreddit for Canadian premed students r/ premedcanada. C is considered to be "average" and most professors will design a class where about half the students will get a C by exerting "average" effort. I'm not sure about Canada, but in the US, if you're an intl student, you need to have a US citizen co-sign your loan if you plan to pay for school yourself. But of course something got messed up and my parents got their PR cards over a month ago and nobody knows where mine is. Arts. They were already overwhelmed with their engineering coursework and did not want to do difficult life science courses on top. They further I get into MECH the more and more I see students leaving engineering for medical school, law school, comp sci, etc.   Pasted as rich text. Even if you do not decide to pursue medical school, these chem/bio/biochem courses will help in graduate school or industry as a biomedical engineer. (Obviously you can still get into med school without having taken these courses at all but it's good mcat prep). I am highly interested in Engineering and I've always wanted to be working something related to the medical field, but I just been having some misgivings in how it relates to my post-university and working life goals. That is the thing that I dislike the older I get is that you have to specialize more and more. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. You look at the mean GPA of students in schools. Sorry if I am being a little jumpy with my points, this is just a huge crossroad in life for me and I'm not sure in which path to take. I'm not even applying until next year. Of course they will look at your grades and compare your success at school with that of other applicants of similar backgrounds. Making a difference: UBC students help frontline medical workers during COVID-19 i dont think there is much difference b/w the 2. oh,, one piece of advice: if u have taken AP courses, do not transfer ur credits.. its worth it if u take the course again and get a high mark than to just get the credit for it (e.g. u never know,, but BC has only one medical school, so consider that too, I`m at a liberal arts college in Twin Cities, MN.:hat. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Even if I did want to take the course again, I don't think they would let me - I think my courses are counted as college credits (from a British school). Display as a link instead, × Here in the States they are broken up (like, General Chem is a 2 semester sequence, etc). If you want to combine both, it's not impossible but you'd probably need to get an advanced degree (think PhD or MD/PhD). News:-Come out for our IceBreaker on Oct 4 … And the med schools are easier for international students to get into and they're less expensive. Do you have any experience with friends in the Pre-Med Engineering route? Also, don't do coop if you have connections to a medical device company. I 'd say that first year was the hardest just because its really hard to adjust to univ,,, it takes u at least one semester to learn how to study,, so usually people have low marks during their first year,,, u also have to consider that at ubc, first year classes are HUGE... some classes have as much as 500 ppl in them,, so its really hard to do well (best example is second year organic chemistry where the midterm avg is about 40-45%).. on the other hand, at the end, for most science courses the avg has to be around 69 or something but it totally depends on the prof if he wants to have it higher. the average for our Biology class would be around 85%, but I guess marks drop a lot when you go to uni.. Did you find that there was a significant proportion of students getting GPAs in the range of 3.7-3.8 and above, or almost none at all? If you're passionate about what you're doing or what you will do, those years will fly by. Are they planning to immigrate too? I feel like I'm missing something looking at that premed info page. I did badly fall of my freshman year, had a bit over 3.0 - mostly because I was enjoying the new-found freedom after leaving private school. But at a good job? OK, so if the professor aims for half the students to get Cs, does he set a set proportion of students who should get As?   Your previous content has been restored. I am going into my fourth year of Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Specialization and I am taking all of the recommended premed courses at my leisure. It seems ridiculous to me though....do they seriously think a college graduate with a C-average on his or her diploma will be able to get any job?:x. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts . And as for UBC having the only medical school in BC, that sucks, it sucks even more that I won't be able to apply to it, since they don't take in any internationals. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. Some jobs won't care about GPAs because the intellectual abilities of candidates, well, don't play that much of a role. You must complete a 90-credit minimum to be considered for the program. Posted by . Hot New Top Rising.   Your link has been automatically embedded. Results of a study conducted at Florida State University in 2009 demonstrated that medical schools significantly preferred applicants who earned their degrees in a traditional in-person setting compared to those who completed some of their courses online. My suggestion, if you want to keep your options open, is to see what courses are required for admission to medical school (for example, UBC seems to only require English these days) and just try to take them on your own, rather than following a pre-determined template and possibly be forced to take classes you don't end up needing even if you do decide to go to medical school. 2 2 > Admissions < All Canadian med school decisions regarding winter 2020 grades. How hard is __?, Look at my timetable and course material requests), programs, specializations, majors, minors, tuition/finance and registration go here. I dunno... Re: "Also, if you are a landed-immigrant or permenant resident, I think that means you can apply in the Canadian pool. I don't know how much of an opportunity profs get to do it in Canada since my understanding is that you guys have year-long classes and therefore take the same classes in the spring as you do in the fall. All we were asked to do was send in our resumes and then he would contact those who he was most interested in. I'm in a British school now, and I'm a bit worried about how I'll adapt to the Canadian system. It's extremely difficult. *sigh* Even though my grandfather is a citizen in the States, it would take me almost 10 years to get a green card (my mother would have to get one first). James Andrew is the UBC MD undergraduate admissions coordinator. You're right, it's to do with personality... my personality's like, I don't like leaving things unfinished, I always try to do everything on time, and I'm really organized - don't mean to brag or anything. So, it's not that terrible, really. Posted by 8 months ago. r/UBC. We cannot access AP, IB or A Level transcripts sent to UBC’s Enrollment Services. I'd definitely redo the courses if I was a domestic student, but international student fees are sky-high, just not worth it. maybe easier to get into med there if u speak french and are willing to learn med in french? La UPC presenta su Programa Preuniversitario PreMed para las Escuelas de Medicina y de Odontología. This is a great opportunity to hear from current medical and nursing students in the midst of their programs, degrees, and doctorates. ......not to scare you or antyhing, but there is a reason why second year courses are not first year courses. It was a lot of work trying to adapt to learning in English, and a whole different school system. Will a biomedical engineering undergrad degree be enough to earn myself a job? New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. how does McGill suffer from grade deflation? i took AP calculus in high school and my first year math is one of my highest marks),,, if u have college credits, then u have no choice .. anyways, in terms of med, i sometimes wonder what would happen if i had gone to McGill and had become a quebec resident? Show … Your schedule really opens up in third, fourth, fifth year as coops don't work out, or when you fit in technical electives in odd places. Office Address SUO of UBC (Students' Union Okanagan of UBC) 3272 University Way, Rm UNC133 Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 I also like the idea of living in CA better than the US or UK... just something about the people. My family... OK... my dad never wanted to apply for US/CA citizenship/permanent residency because he'd have to live (and work) there for a bit, and jobs overseas (ie. It's extremely difficult to fit in 27 extra credits in your four years. Of course, you will need to work in university at least a bit, but you are probably well prepared. I was wondering if anyone knew anything about how competitive these programs are? It really depends. sometimes people dont realize how hard they need to work when they are in university until they get to finals .. but there are people who start reading all their books and doing all the problems from the first week of class.. i guess just finding a balance between having a life and getting good marks is the only thing u learn during ur undergrad years lol I dont know if i agree with the person who said if u have IB credits, u will most likely do well in first year.. again, i took AP (advanced placement) calculus in high school,, but the reason i did well , was because there were only 20 people in our class and we had quizzes and tests basically every other day,, and there was competition too,, so i had to work a hell of a lot harder,, if i werent pushed by the teacher, i probably wouldn't have done that well... so there are lots of variables that u need to consider. Programs/Degrees Offered: All Medical Health Professions Graduate Undergraduate. All applicants (except UBC students) seeking credit for the English requirement must send one set of official AP, IB or A Level transcripts directly to the Admissions Office by the application deadline. But you do need to be knowledgable enough to study the MCAT books hard, AND have some research experience. +3 ‎ UBC Cancer Association ‎ to Careers in Medicine: A Panel. Some of my Econ classes would have 28 students and the expectations were 2 As, 5 Bs, and the rest Cs and a few Ds (Ds not alloted of course). card classic compact. It's a very heavy course load. Huh? I just wanted to ask, does it suffer from grade deflation like U of T and McGill? GPA is definitely not all, as I do know someone with a 4.0 who failed at securing desirable employment after graduation. One last point. He has a PhD in Engineering, speaks fluent English and a bit of French, so I think he could definitely apply as a skilled worker immigrant, but he's convinced that they wouldn't let him, because of his age (it's true in a way - how do you convince people that you're gonna work when you're 73?). You really don't need to be that sharp to be a good office assistant or customer service representative. I happened to check the stats of this year's graduating class at my school yesterday, and half the people are graduating with Honors (above 3.5 GPA). UBC requires its MD applicants to complete 6 credits of English coursework by April 30th of the year of entry into medical school. UBC is not a part of the American Medical College Application Service (AMCAS). Oh yeah, I know what you mean, I'm an international in the US right now. And the reason why I want to follow this medical route is to create new solutions for illnesses. when i was in grade 12, i got accepted into U of T, McGill and UBC and back then, u of t and ubc sounded equally hard,, so i just chose BC because i have family here. × “When we first started out, we delivered our pre-admissions workshop only at the UBC campus in Vancouver. Everyone of you who is in this path will make an amazing doctor one day that I would be proud to call my colleague. But in my 100-person chemistry class, for example, there was no set quota. If so, by how much? 6 days ago. A forum for non-standard applicants who have taken a less direct pathway to medicine or dentistry. And no, as far as I know no school in Canada offers premed, but what I meant by premed was one of the biological courses, the kind of courses students usually take if they wanna get into med school - Biochemistry etc. Why do you need to be in a special program to take biology courses? Granted, I got some really good grades in Year 11, but I don't play any sports, and I worked my ass off. Has your average dropped since high school? You must therefore specify that you want your test results sent to UBC. Anyway, I personally didn't *participate* in the application process and didn't go through any interviews, my parents did, but if you have any questions, PM me, I might be able to answer. I went to ubc for my undergrad and my grade 12 avg was about 95%... my overall 4-yr avg at ubc is 85% with first year being the lowest (84%) and second year the highest (88%).. pretty steady. Having an MD allows for more patient contact and you can still use your engineering if you go into the private sector or work in a biomedical engineering department in a hospital. Is it acceptable to take premedical course requirements online? Por moderadorblog - Miércoles 27 de junio del 2007 . The Biomedical Engineering Program is another Pre-Med path available to UBC engineering students. I'm not at UBC in case anyone has this impression. A portion of these destinations is discussions or websites which you can register or remark on. Hot. Would it be compared to the same bell-curving given at the University of Toronto?Would going to UWO be a better option in improving my chances in entering medical school in Canada? Mmmmmmmmmmm Minnesota. If they have college degrees, some relevant work experience, and a good command of English and/or French (being bilingual is not necessary even though it's a bonus), they can immigrate under the skilled worker category. UBC's Distributed Medical Education Program. Since I received my offer to UBC engineering a month ago I've known that Biomedical engineering was for me. I’m 24 years old, and I’m about to finish my undergrad in Emergency Services Administration. 43. Got accepted to med school after 3rd year. They put really cool stuff together and are definitely innovating in such a way that's creating better outcomes for patients and doctors - everything from better ultrasounds to rehab devices. My mother applied 3 years ago and they STILL haven't gotten to reviewing her file. OK, the fact that there seem to be no set quotas for large classes, makes me feel a little bit better... Also, I've heard that first-year classes are supposed to be the most difficult, and that it gets easier after that (as in, easier to get a high mark). The guy took the MCAT after 2nd year, with very little "pre-med" classes and only a chemistry class offered to engineers that vaguely touched on o-chem. "......not to scare you or antyhing, but there is a reason why second year courses are not first year courses", Re: "I was also an international student, so I had to deal with having to adapt to a new environment and has some, though not extreme, language barrier.". Plus he wasn't exactly planning on having me (he was 56 when I was born), so I guess he didn't think of applying for those things when he was younger. Archived. Given that we were all students in the same class, and I know them to some extent, I can attest to the fact that they did NOT have any extra job experience that could've made the difference. Anyone doing premed at UBC, Id love to know what you think of it. What I might do though, is apply for a Green Card in the US (basically everyone I know from my country who bothered to apply, got it), so if I get that, I'll apply to a US med school after doing my undergrad degree in CA. It's extremely difficult to fit in 27 extra credits in your four years. I am doing them to see if this really is something I want to pursue, and to demonstrate some biological familiarity when applying. How likely am I to learn the skills that I need for this going through the UBC Biomedical undergrad. Don't worry about how long, whatever it is you want to do, will take. I was PMed today by another poster and congratulated on my admissions to UBC med. I've heard the BioMed Engineering program is one of the tougher engineering degrees. However, since then my semester GPA has varied from 3.5 to 3.9, so I wouldn't say I'm doing worse than I did in high school by any means. As for paying for school, my dad says he can pay for my undergrad degree, and there's a high probability that he'll be able to pay for my graduate study too, depending on how much my mom gets in the divorce. My friend did some biomedical engineering stuff, I believe? 1 9 5 591. The 3 people invited to the interview all had 3.8 and above. We now deliver the workshop at each of our program sites every other year,” said Andrew. If you want to be a "normal" doctor, for the love of god do not do engineering at UBC. I don't know how much she would be willing to contribute to my education, if any at all. If anything, they usually would scale marks up if the average was too low or the failure rate too high. Where are you getting this info from? Amen to that... changing schools was hell for me. If you in the IB program, and getting very high 90's (like 99, yikes!8o ), you should not worry so much about your future marks in university. This can only be done through the MCAT Score Reporting System, and only after your results have been released to you. Expand for more options. MCAT Prep. How hard is it to get a high GPA at UBC? Jochi, it really sucks that they can't find your card... :/ At least you know you'll get it eventually though, so don't worry :-) It'll appear in time.. Engineering education is generally seen as the first step towards practising the profession of engineering. Are there any schools that are fairly easy to get into? It would take extra time out of my life though, so I don't really wanna take that route :/. save. how does UofT suffer from grade deflation? I received my offer into the Pre-Med Engineering path 3 days ago and I've been thinking it over, but I am not completely decided in what I want to do. Whether you are not invited this time or don't get an offer, please do not give up. Archived. These are very competitive. It's certainly very pronounced at my college which is very "concerned" with the issues of grade deflation (I think our average graduating GPA is like 3.5 or something, between B+ and A-). You can post now and register later. I just got my Canadian PR in March. Hey, I'm considering going to UBC for premed. That being said, UBC and many other Canadian med schools have removed all prerequisites for medical school. A mean GPA of around 3.0 or less is considered grade deflated, and both U of T and McGill have a mean GPA of 2.2 . And my mom, she's a nurse but doesn't have a college degree, and doesn't speak English, not that she'd want to do anything to help me anyway. Also.....it's common knowledge that in highly competitive programs (pre-med, economics, etc) there's a certain degree of "weeding out" practices. Neither are easy. That's what my parents did, and I counted as part of the family as I was under 21 or 23 or whatever the "dependant" age is. http://www.bme.ubc.ca/undergraduate-studies/pre-med-alternative-path/. 15 hours ago. Upload or insert images from URL. I've been volunteering heavily in first aid and living in a family with a difficult medical past in cancer I know that working in medicine/healthcare is something that I could commit the rest of my life to. I would say avoid the premed alternative path. Also, if you are a landed-immigrant or permenant resident, I think that means you can apply in the Canadian pool. 432. pinned by moderators. The online community of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada! Join. I know a lot of people in my program (ENPH) who've gone on to work in biomed. I was rejected immediately, even though I had a variety of tough courses on my resume, speak 5 languages, work while in school, volunteer constantly, etc. An area for Canadian dental students to interact and share information. I'd kill for an 85% average in college. 0. premed advice. Read more about this here! IMPORTANT NEWS: CC Forums are now in read-only mode as the team is working on the transition to a new, modern forum platform with enhanced features. ), Re: "but there are people who start reading all their books and doing all the problems from the first week of class..". You should budget in an extra year for the premed classes. High … It's a good idea though ;-) a bit sneaky, but clever ;-). 0. Put me back there today, and I probably would've had a 3.9 or so. Like you said, going to medical school and becoming a doctor is indeed very different than innovating in the medical field. How much would you say is the average percentage by which people's marks drop from HS to uni? The main thing about the program is that it lets you choose 1st year stt's with chem 121/123 instead of chem 154. chem 154 can act as a prereq for the upper year life science courses they want you to take in the program (chem 233, bioc 202, bioc 302) but 121/123 will definitely prepare you better. Home Join Events Office Hours and Location About Us Contact Sponsors Your Medical Journey Starts Here! The other person who was rejected had a 3.5. ", Yup, you're right, I *would* be able to apply in the Canadian pool, if I was a permanent resident... which I am not. :/. Realistically, if you want a shot at med school, you'd need 85%+. I know it does that to a lot of people. I personally think EngPhys/MECH/ELEC are great degrees if you want to innovate in the medical field. I'm looking at 5 or 5.5 years (which my parents aren't too pleased about lol) but it's been really good for my mental health and grades. UBC Pre-Medical Society in collaboration with UBC Cancer Association have curated a group of panelists that will help you in determining if the medical field is the right field for you. I swear, being an international student SUCKS. r/UBC: The online community of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada! But, take these courses when they fit best in your schedule. There is a high respect for engineers in health care settings (I do research at BC Children's Hospital) so there are lots of medical/engineering overlap if you know where to look. Posted by. Some profs will set up a very rigid structure in terms of how many of what grades will be given out. Modpost. Pre-Med & Medical School . 988 comments. The people I know who had similar experiences in high school as I think you've had found university easier compared to high school for the most part, especially first year. Innovating new medical devices and working on projects to save lives and increase the quality of life for those with terminal illnesses. My general advice would be that you should go into MECH, ELEC, or ENPH and pick up biomed-related projects. Either way, you might have an easier time as an international student if you attend a Canadian undergrad university. Yeah. That being said, UBC and many other Canadian med schools have removed all prerequisites for medical school. So no you don't need to specialize in a specific "pre-med" area (fuck, I hate the word pre-med). You deserve to live your dream and it is within your reach. So an average GPA of 2.2 is by no means strange. Triplefudgebrownie (oh, boy, I'm getting a craving ).....I don't remember my exact GPA in high school....It was just a bit too low for me to be on High Honors, so it must've been 3.6. I dunno. All the courses can be taken at a later time if you'd like, and you are not stuck in a rigid structure forcing you to do more classes than practical. From what I understand going through medical school and becoming a doctor means following the same procedures and same methodical textbook solutions with little time to create new solutions. Mid-East) always paid more. I guess I could start working and immigrate after my undergrad degree... then apply for medicine... but getting an MD is long enough as it is, without any gaps. And, if you change your mind you can easily stop taking the courses and aim your focus elsewhere. :-) Thanks! Thanks that's a good answer. The reality is that most people drop it and just do a regular engineering degree. Oh, but as for getting a Green Card in the US, I was thinking the Diversity Visa Lottery. Category List. Our office does not accept electronic copies of AP or A Level transcripts. I'm in Kuwait right now, born and bred here, but my nationality is Serbian. Posted by Med . To get high space authority Gov and Edu Sites/Forums physically for external link establishment, on any search engine, for instance, Google, reorder the following search strings below. The UBC Faculty of Medicine delivers innovative programs in the areas of health and life sciences through a province-wide delivery model. Again, just thinking out loud. There definitely is a demand for engineering undergrads in medical school, and the difficulty of your undergrad is taken into account (despite what they might say publicly on the website). I'm looking at 5 or 5.5 years (which my parents aren't too pleased about lol) but it's been really good for my mental health and grades. Doing the pre-med alternative path leaves you little time to do research, volunteer, or extracurriculars, which are equally important to getting into med school. share. 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