ERIC Number: EJ407161
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Predicting Minority Students' Success in Medical School.
Sedlacek, William E.; Prieto, Dario O.
Academic Medicine, v65 n3 p161-66 Mar 1990
Traditional predictors have modest correlations with medical school grades and scores on the National Board of Medical Examiners examination for minority students. Noncognitive minority admissions variables are discussed including self-concept, realistic self-appraisal, understanding and dealing with racism, long-range goals, having a strong support person, leadership, etc. (Author/MLW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Medical College Admission Test