• founded 1986
  • Two schools, the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, also known as "TJHSST", (founded 1986) in Fairfax County, Virginia and Maggie L. Walker Governor's School for Government and International Studies, also known as "MLWGSGIS", (founded 1991) in Richmond are full-fledged four-year university preparatory programs and two-year programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Undergraduate
  • This admissions policy was approved on 11 August 2017, and supersedes all previous policies related to undergraduate and one year postgraduate programmes. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Dental schools do not require or prefer a particular undergraduate major, but rather welcome students whose intellectual curiosity leads them to a wide variety of disciplines. (jmu.edu)
  • By testing what is taught in introductory psychology, sociology, and biology at many undergraduate institutions, this new section will examine concepts that provide a solid foundation for learning in medical school about the behavioral and socio-cultural determinants of health. (aspr.org)
  • Feedback from admissions officers and other data revealed that this section offered little additional information about applicants' preparation for medical school, particularly relative to the insights gained from undergraduate grades and the other sections of the exam. (aspr.org)
  • The final recommendations are the product of an extensive, three-year period during which the MR5 committee gathered input from stakeholders at more than 90 outreach events, solicited expert input from blue-ribbon committees and advisory groups, and reviewed more than 2,700 informational and opinion surveys from undergraduate and medical school faculty, administrators, residents, and medical students. (aspr.org)
  • February is, easily, the most difficult month of the year for many involved in undergraduate medical education, including Deans, admissions committees and administrative staff. (queensu.ca)
  • In 2016, places at medical school were offered through the clearing process for the first time, with St George's, University of London opening up places on its five-year medical degree undergraduate course. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Undergraduate Medicine and Health Sciences Admission Test (UMAT, /ˈjuːmæt/ EW-mat) is a test administered by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) in Australia and New Zealand to assist in the selection of domestic students into certain health science courses including most Medical (MBBS or MBChB or MD) and Dentistry (BDSc or BDS) courses, as well as other health science courses such as physiotherapy and optometry. (wikipedia.org)
  • As Australia uses a Federal system of government, responsibility for education, and admission to Technical and Further Education colleges and undergraduate degrees at universities for domestic students, are in the domain of state and territory government (see Education in Australia). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Australian government operates the Higher Education Contribution Scheme (This has been replaced by the very similar HECS-HELP - Higher Education Loan Program) for undergraduate students, so admission is rarely limited by prospective students' ability to pay up-front. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) processes applications for admission to most undergraduate courses at participating institutions, mainly in NSW and the ACT. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • NB: Starting with the winter 2016/2017 admission round, Ebusiness is no longer a concentration under MSc in Business Administration and Information Systems. (cbs.dk)
  • Pre-Professional Health Advising has developed requirements for the Pre-Dentistry Program based on the the pre-requisite courses of 16 dental schools in the District of Columbia and 10 states (CT, GA, MA, MD, NC, NY, OH, PA, SC, and VA). The review of pre-requisite courses to develop the requirements for the Pre-Dentistry Program below was completed in spring semester 2017. (jmu.edu)
  • Deans
  • The Committee of Deans and Heads of Medical Schools commissioned a systematic review of factors believed to be significant predictors of success in medicine. (bmj.com)
  • students
  • See the policy on the admission and registration of exchange and study abroad students webpage. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Pre-dental students typically obtain a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) or Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree while completing the requirements for admission to dental school. (jmu.edu)
  • Pre-Dentistry students are required to complete 8 credit hours of General Chemistry with labs, because 100% of dental schools reviewed listed 8 credits of General Chemistry as a pre-requisite. (jmu.edu)
  • The revised exam also will include two natural sciences sections to test concepts typically taught in introductory biology, general and organic chemistry, biochemistry, and physics that medical school faculty, residents, and students rate as most important to the success of entering medical students. (aspr.org)
  • The Governor's Schools are a collection of regional magnet high schools and summer programs in the Commonwealth of Virginia intended for gifted students. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the support of the Virginia Board of Education and the General Assembly, the Governor's Schools currently serve in their various forms around 1000 gifted students from all parts of the Commonwealth. (wikipedia.org)
  • One hundred Stafford public high school students were selected as "day students" and 100 public high school students from across the state were invited to be "on campus" students and were housed at the then Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Virginia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Begun in 1973 at the behest of Governor Linwood Holton, the first incarnation of the Governor's School program included summer residential sessions for 400 gifted students from across the Commonwealth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Virginia Department of Education, in conjunction with localities, sponsors regional academic-year Governor's Schools that serve gifted high school students during the academic year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Currently, 18 academic-year Governor's Schools provide students with acceleration and exploration in areas ranging from the arts, to government and international studies, to global economics and technology, and to mathematics, science, and technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most schools specialize in a particular subject, and each serves a single region, only accepting students whose parents or guardians live within a predefined list of nearby cities or counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Intelligence, physical aptitude, Big Five personality traits, job tenure)…Grittier soldiers were more likely to complete an Army Special Operations Forces selection course, grittier sales employees were more likely to keep their jobs, grittier students were more likely to graduate from high school, and grittier men were more likely to stay married. (queensu.ca)
  • The Reading Hospital s Nursing Program was selected as one of the schools throughout the country to participate in this United States Cadet Corps program, with 126 students pledging to give essential civilian or military service. (docplayer.net)
  • For learning-disabled students who did not meet admissions criteria, half of the institutions used standardized diagnostic information describing the learning disability for additional consideration of admissibility, while others used pre-admission interviews, grade point averages, writing samples, letters of recommendation, and in-house testing to determine admissibility. (ed.gov)
  • EF International Academy takes that mission one step further, allowing high school students to spend up to four years in the US, UK or Canada, immersed in world-class education systems as they prepare for success in university and beyond. (issuu.com)
  • As an IB World School, EF International Academy is a place where students play an interactive role in the classroom - where there is time to explore passions beyond one's coursework, and a belief that a well-rounded perspective is vital to success later in life. (issuu.com)
  • Indeed, with students from 60 nations, EF International Academy is a school with a larger world view - - it's a place where you'll discover new places and perspectives while meeting interesting people every day. (issuu.com)
  • With students from over 60 nations, there is no school on the planet as diverse as EF International Academy. (issuu.com)
  • They are looking for students who will make a difference while in school, and will make them proud after graduation. (wlox.com)
  • Biloxi High School Principal Marcus Boudreaux is praising his students for making the right decision and reporting what appeared to be a potentially dangerous situation. (wlox.com)
  • Schools may have students come onto campus to defend their work. (gradschools.com)
  • The review examines data on the predictive validity of the eight criteria that have been studied in relation to the selection of medical students: cognitive factors (previous academic ability), non-cognitive factors (personality, learning styles, interviews, references, personal statements), and demographic factors (sex, ethnicity). (bmj.com)
  • The school also has a long history of offering professional and distance education, and provides a variety of amenities and opportunities to students and degree-earning alumni. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since its establishment in 1910, it is estimated that 500,000 students have taken a course at the Extension School. (wikipedia.org)
  • After 100 years, an estimated 500,000 students have taken courses at the Extension School. (wikipedia.org)
  • The second wave (1970-1986) focused on holistically scored tests where the students' actual writing began to be assessed. (wikipedia.org)
  • 55.6% of Queensland high school students were able to obtain an OP in 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • OPs are calculated by the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority (QCAA) for all students who satisfactorily complete the Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) (or equivalent) and who meet certain other criteria for receiving an OP, such as participating in the Queensland Core Skills Test (QCS Test). (wikipedia.org)
  • The next level of calculation is to ensure that students are being equally assessed in ability in the school across subjects, and from school to school. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAI's are numerical rankings showing how a student has performed relative to other students in the same subject in their school. (wikipedia.org)
  • The QCAA advises schools on special provisions for students in small groups or small schools to prevent relative disadvantage in SAI allocation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The QCS test is the only absolute common element between schools, so this is used to determine how well schools are equally assessing students. (wikipedia.org)
  • University admission or college admission is the process through which students enter tertiary education at universities and colleges. (wikipedia.org)
  • In many countries, prospective university students apply for admission during their last year of high school or community college. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tasmanian school students receive a Tertiary Entrance Rank on successful completion of the Tasmanian Certificate of Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students from interstate wishing to study at UTas may apply through either the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre, or directly through the University. (wikipedia.org)
  • This liberal admission practice led to overcrowding and high dropout rates in the more popular fields of study like psychology and journalism, as well as high failure rates on examinations which are unofficially [clarification needed] used to filter out the less-capable students. (wikipedia.org)
  • International students use credential evaluations to present their previous coursework and grades to universities anywhere for admission. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • In September 1999 the New Labour government, on grounds of egalitarianism and increasing access, removed the right for state schools to interview pupils to assess practice of their faith. (wikipedia.org)
  • A consortium of universities found this criterion too restrictive, as it did not reflect all the qualities required to successfully study and practice medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Consequently, the UMAT was introduced to assess the qualities deemed by ACER and the UMAT Consortium universities to be important to the study and practice of medicine and the health sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Affirmative action as a practice was partially upheld by the Supreme Court in Grutter v. Bollinger (2003), while the use of racial or gender quotas for college admissions was concurrently ruled unconstitutional by the Court in Gratz v. Bollinger (2003). (wikipedia.org)
  • Harvard Extens
  • Founded in 1910 by President A. Lawrence Lowell, the Harvard Extension School grew out of the Lowell Institute, which was created according to the terms of a bequest by John Lowell, Jr. It was designed to serve the educational interests and needs of the greater Boston community, particularly those "who had the ability and desire to attend college, but also had other obligations that kept them from traditional schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Coursework
  • You should look at individual dental schools' list of pre-requisites to assure completion of all pre-requisite coursework. (jmu.edu)
  • You may want to explore the Dental Admissions Test (DAT) Guide 's Test Content - Survey of the Natural Sciences to choose additional, advanced Biology coursework. (jmu.edu)
  • While the Graduate School manages the admissions process and maintains official deadlines, we would appreciate a confirmation of your intention to accept by April 30th, or within 60 days of the application deadline, to allow time for meeting with your advisor, assessing the need for any prerequisite coursework or pre-testing to be taken over the summer, and setting up your JMU email well in advance of your first semester. (jmu.edu)
  • assessment
  • Welcome to The Rossi: Medical Education Quarterly Dr. Erica S. Friedman Associate Dean for Education Assessment and Scholarship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine In medicine, as with other fields, developing effective leaders and educators is essential to our profession. (issuu.com)
  • In "Looking Back as We Look Forward: Historicizing Writing Assessment as a Rhetorical Act," Kathleen Blake Yancey offers a history of writing assessment by tracing three major shifts in methods used in assessing writing. (wikipedia.org)
  • And the third wave (since 1986) shifted toward assessing a collection of student work (i.e. portfolio assessment) and programmatic assessment. (wikipedia.org)
  • professions
  • The changes to the MCAT exam were developed by a 21-member advisory panel, the MR5 Advisory Committee, appointed by the AAMC in 2008 to review the exam, which is used for admission to medical school as well as by some other health professions including osteopathy, podiatry, and veterinary medicine. (aspr.org)
  • Faculty of Medic
  • A dedicated medical educator and mentor, she has served as the Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Associate Dean of Admissions at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto among other educational posts. (issuu.com)
  • universities
  • It's true that attending high school in North America or in the United Kingdom will help you gain admission to top universities. (issuu.com)
  • 4 100% university placement Gain admission into top universities in the US, UK, and throughout the world and be confident that you will excel in studies at the university level. (issuu.com)
  • The UMAT is now an entry requirement for all UMAT Consortium universities, which constitute the vast majority of medical schools in Australia and New Zealand. (wikipedia.org)
  • More than 5,900 programs offered by more than 2,100 universities and institutions use the GMAT exam as part of the selection criteria for their programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • evaluation
  • For example, if an evaluation is needed only for immigration purposes the Department of Immigration and Border Protection will assess qualifications. (wikipedia.org)
  • grades
  • He would like to return to Canada for medical school, but also fails to even get an offer for an interview, largely because the grades for his philosophy and political science courses, although near the top of the class for every course, fall below our GPA cutoffs. (queensu.ca)
  • programme
  • from CBS graduating the same year as applying are automatically qualified for and ensured admission at the programme. (cbs.dk)
  • differ
  • A final percentile and overall score (found usually by summing the three raw scores, but which can differ slightly due to each score's decimal places which are not shown on the candidate's statement of results) are given as part of the final results, and it is these final scores which are primarily used to determine the UMAT criteria for university admissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • exam
  • According to GMAC, it has continually performed validity studies to statistically verify that the exam predicts success in business school programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • degrees
  • The convention states that degree holders must have access to "adequate assessments" of their credentials and degrees must be recognized among member countries unless there are proven "substantial differences" between the degrees awarded in that country and the degree being assessed. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • Applicants assessed as Overseas for fee purposes for whom St Andrews is the only university in the UK to which they are applying may use our Online Application Form . (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Applicants for Medicine who are assessed as Overseas for fee purposes and are applying only to the University of St Andrews in the UK may apply using the online application form. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Physical sciences, biological sciences, behavioral sciences, and English composition are taught at the School of Health Sciences by University faculty. (docplayer.net)
  • School and Columbia University, her most recent honor in 2012 is the Mount Sinai Institute of You've had an extensive history of awards, Medical Education Excellence in Teaching most recently the Excellence in Teaching award. (issuu.com)
  • Matt is not only an excellent student finishing in the top 5% of his high school graduating class, but also an elite athlete who accepts a full scholarship to an Ivy League university. (queensu.ca)
  • Harvard University Extension School is one of the twelve schools that compose Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United Kingdom, medical school generally refers to a department within a university which is involved in the education of future medical practitioners. (wikipedia.org)
  • Personal statements are reviewed by university admission boards and applicants scoring highly in tests and with a good personal statement will be called to interview. (wikipedia.org)
  • MB BS' for schools currently or previously part of the University of London (King's College London GKT School of Medical Education, Barts and The London School of Medicine, St George's, UCL Medical School) and also Norwich Medical School, Hull York Medical School, Imperial College School of Medicine, University of Central Lancashire, and Newcastle University. (wikipedia.org)
  • BM BCh' for Oxford, 'BM BS' for University of Nottingham, Peninsula Medical School and Brighton-Sussex, 'BMBS' for Southampton, 'MB BChir' for Cambridge. (wikipedia.org)
  • Austria, Switzerland, and Belgium probably have the most liberal system of university admission anywhere in the world, since anyone who has passed the Matura may enroll in any subject field (or even several at no additional cost) at a public university. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Belgium as well, the only prerequisite for enrolling in university studies is to have obtained a high-school diploma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine
  • student to provide me with a roadmap of which Dr. Katherine Chen is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair of Education for the Obstetrics/Gynecology Department at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. (issuu.com)
  • Statistics collected and published annually by the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada indicate that the Canadian schools collectively received 34,048 applications for their 2,877 total available positions in 2011. (queensu.ca)
  • test
  • Building on the framework described by the report "Scientific Foundations for Future Physicians," these sections will ask test takers to combine knowledge of natural science concepts with their scientific inquiry and reasoning skills to solve problems that demonstrate their readiness for medical school. (aspr.org)
  • Or, they could be used to test new curriculum before using it in a school system. (gradschools.com)
  • She took the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) after both studying from a manual and taking a preparation course at significant expense. (queensu.ca)
  • International Student Admissions Test (also created by ACER) GAMSAT (also created by ACER) List of admissions tests Yeskina, Natalya (2 May 2011). (wikipedia.org)
  • behavioral
  • Dental schools recognize the importance of a strong foundation in the natural sciences - biology, chemistry, physics - as well as behavioral sciences and statistics. (jmu.edu)
  • courses
  • Each of the five courses of study are now designated as Programs within the School. (docplayer.net)
  • In the early years courses were run by a commission composed of several Boston area schools, though it was largely a Harvard-run program. (wikipedia.org)
  • education
  • Admission at higher education in Denmark is governed by rules and regulations set out by the Ministry of Higher Education and Science in "Kandidatadgangsbekendtgørelsen" . (cbs.dk)
  • The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing fully accredited the program in In 2006, the Nursing Program joined with the Hospital s other health career schools in forming Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences. (docplayer.net)
  • Welcome to EF International Academy Dear Student, As the President of EF International Academy, I've seen firsthand the impact of an outstanding high school education on a student's life. (issuu.com)
  • The standard certification for school-leavers is the Victorian Certificate of Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Department of Education and Training can also assess credentials for foreign-born residents of New South Wales and credentials for occupations that do not require registration, licensing, or professional membership. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1970
  • The concept of the Governor's School actually started as a three-year grant funded program in Stafford County, Virginia, from 1970 - 1972. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • Kellogg wants to know that you have thought through your career goals as well as how their particular school can help you reach them, and specifically, Kellogg is seeking to determine whether the program can help you reach your goals given your background and the offerings of the school. (gmatclub.com)
  • below
  • Summer residential sessions are still offered, but many other programs have been developed, including the two flagship schools described below. (wikipedia.org)
  • fees
  • Financial aid, tuition, fees, and all financial aspects of attending the Nursing Program at Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences are administered through Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences. (docplayer.net)
  • work
  • Keep a portfolio of your work from high school. (wlox.com)
  • This is business school after all, so your pre-MBA work experience will matter. (gmatclub.com)
  • The criterion of impact connects directly with your work experience but is not limited exclusively to this domain. (gmatclub.com)
  • In this wave, the central concern was to assess writing with the best predictability with the least amount of cost and work. (wikipedia.org)
  • applications
  • All Canadian schools receive many times more applications than they can accommodate. (queensu.ca)
  • In some countries, there are independent organizations or government agencies to centralize the administration of standardized admission exams and the processing of applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • Organic Chemistry
  • 100% of dental schools reviewed listed Organic Chemistry I as a pre-requisite, and 94% listed Organic Chemistry II as a pre-requisite. (jmu.edu)
  • student
  • OP calculation commences with the determination at a school-by-school level of Subject Achievement Indicators (SAI's) for each student within each subject in that school. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAI's are between 400 and 200, with the best-performing student in each subject at their school receiving an SAI of 400 for that subject, and the lowest-achieving student receiving 200. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAI's by student and subject are then forwarded by the school to the QCAA, which checks SAI figures then scales them to determine the student's statewide Overall Position within their subject area. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • All leading British medical schools are state-funded and their core purpose is to train doctors on behalf of the National Health Service. (wikipedia.org)
  • The second stage of scaling - inter-school scaling - adjusts OAI ranks amongst all schools in the state to compensate for the differences between schools. (wikipedia.org)