Medical College of Georgia Secondary Essay Prompts

These are the secondary application essay prompts for Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine. To put your best foot forward and maximize your chance of an interview invitation, visit our secondary application editing page.

about medical college of georgia school of medicine

Secondary Deadline: 2 weeks after the secondary application is received
Secondary Fee: None
FAP Waiver: Does not charge a secondary application fee
CASPer Required: Yes
Screens Applications: Yes
Accepts Application Updates:

Mission

MCG will lead Georgia and the nation to better health through excellence in biomedical education, discovery, patient
care, and service.

Vision

 MCG will be a nationally recognized leader in medicine, delivering patient-centered and technologically advanced medical education, transformative research, and exceptional clinical and preventive care, leading to healthier communities.

Values

  • Collegiality
  • Excellence
  • Inclusivity
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Loyalty

2019-2020

1. Please describe your motivation for becoming a physician. What contributions do you feel that you could make to the medical profession in the future? (400 Words)

2. Please list any additional clinical experiences that are not included on your AMCAS application. Please include the physician’s name OR type of experience (i.e., Nursing, PA, EMT, E.R. Scribe, etc.) in the description column below along with the location, dates and total number of hours. If no additional experiences have occurred, please select “N/A.”

3. The Admissions Committee regards the diversity of an entering class as an important factor in serving the educational mission of the school. The Committee strongly encourages you to share unique, personally important, and/or challenging factors in your background, such as the quality of your early educational environment, socioeconomic status, region of residence with respect to its health professional needs, ties to MCG Medical College of Georgia, culture, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or life and/or work experiences. Please discuss how such factors have influenced your goals and preparation for a career in medicine. (400 Words)

4. Please describe the geographical area in which you would most likely practice medicine. Please include the country, region, state, city and/or town in your response. (400 Words)

5. Please explain any inconsistencies in your academic record. This may include below average course performance, grade trends, MCAT scores, etc. (400 Words)

6. If applicable, indicate any special experiences, unusual factors or other information you have not already addressed in your application. (400 Words)

2018-2019

The secondary application essay prompts from this medical school application cycle are the same as above.

 

2017-2018

The secondary application essay prompts from this medical school application cycle are the same as above.

2016-2017

1. Please describe the exposure you have had to the medical profession (ex. summer program, clinical shadowing experience, ER scribe, previous degrees or certificate programs, etc.). (400 words)

2. The Admissions Committee regards the diversity of an entering class as an important factor in serving the educational mission of the school. The Committee strongly encourages you to share unique, personally important, and/or challenging factors in your background, such as the quality of your early educational environment, socioeconomic status, region of residence with respect to its health professional needs, ties to MCG Medical College of Georgia, culture, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or life and/or work experiences. Please discuss how such factors have influenced your goals and preparation for a career in medicine. (400 words)

3. Please describe the geographical setting in which you think you would most like to practice following medical training. Include the following information if known: The state or region of the country, the name of the county and town.

4. If applicable, indicate any special experiences, unusual factors or other information you have not already addressed that you feel the Admissions Committee should consider when evaluating your application. If you have had any academic problems or unevenness in your academic performance, please address that here as well.

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