Health Professions Resources
Students on Health-Oriented Tracks (SHOT)
SHOT provides students with resources to explore health-related fields, facilitates connections with alumni and communication between students, the HPAC, and the CLS. SHOT members can be contacted at shot[at]grinnell[dot]edu
2015-2016 SHOT Leaders:
- Tela Ebersole '16
- Sorab Arora '16
- Carsen Jenkins '17
- Katie Lottermoser '17
Center for Careers, Life and Service
The CLS has a Graduate and Professional School page on GrinnellShare (Grinnell College login required). Sarah Barks in the CLS can help match you up with job shadowing, internships, and meaningful community service experiences with a health focus. She can also review your application essay with you, help you select programs and schools, and conduct mock interviews. Contact the CLS for more information about Kaplan's web-based MCAT-prep course.
National MCAT Examinations
Visit the MCAT website for a complete list of dates, deadlines, registration information, and scheduling FAQ. What's on the MCAT2015 Exam; Video overview of the new scores (2 minutes).
- MCAT registration, information, deadlines, and FAQ
- "MCAT Essentials" (PDF), required AAMC reading before you take the MCAT exams
- Commercial MCAT Review Programs: Berkeley | Columbia | Kaplan Education Centers | Wiki Pre-med | Kaplan at Grinnell