Moon Prep Blog

The Latest Insights And News Covering The Competitive Admissions Landscape.

Moon Prep Student Spotlight
May 12, 2021 | Covid-19 Online Courses Press Summer Plans
Moon Prep Student Spotlight

We are always asked what projects Moon Prep students are launching to set themselves apart on their college applications. Check out what one ambitious Moon Prep student has pursued as a passion project recently!  The Data Mission was launched as…

Read More
Need More Money? Appeal Your Financial Aid Offer
May 5, 2021 | Paying for College Press Scholarships and Financial Aid
Need More Money? Appeal Your Financial Aid Offer

National Decision Day doesn't just come with a sense of relief and excitement for the future. It also comes with a price tag. If you are a parent or a student staring at the financial breakdown, you might be wondering…

Read More
Moon Prep’s Interview with Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine
April 28, 2021 | College Application College Search Medical Admissions Press
Moon Prep's Interview with Kaiser Permanente Bernard J. Tyson School of Medicine

Ever wanted to pick the brain of a Dean of Admissions before applying to medical school? Well, we did it for you! Sit down with Moon Prep counselor Lindsey as she interviews Dr. Lindia J. Willies-Jacobo, the Senior Associate Dean…

Read More
Beating the College Competition: 3 Ways to Get Research Experience in High School
April 21, 2021 | College Application Medical Admissions Online Courses Press Summer Plans
Beating the College Competition: 3 Ways to Get Research Experience in High School

As colleges become increasingly more competitive, students are tasked with finding unique ways to stand out from the crowd of applicants. The top applicants know that adding hands-on research is one of the best ways to push an application to…

Read More
Reviewing Your Financial Aid Letter
April 14, 2021 | Early Admission Paying for College Press Scholarships and Financial Aid
Reviewing Your Financial Aid Letter

With most acceptance letters received and financial aid offers in hand as college decisions approach on May 1 (or May 3rd this year for the Ivy schools), sometimes the final choice for college comes down to the cold hard numbers.…

Read More
A Guide for Pursuing Independent Scientific Research Opportunities in High School
March 31, 2021 | College Application Covid-19 Medical Admissions Press Summer Plans
A Guide for Pursuing Independent Scientific Research Opportunities in High School

Finding research opportunities as a prospective science major in high school is always a difficult task even in ideal conditions. In this new virtual world since the onset of COVID-10, research positions for high school students have become nearly non-existent.…

Read More
BS/MD Programs That Don’t Require The MCAT
March 24, 2021 | College Application College Search Medical Admissions Press
BS/MD Programs That Don't Require The MCAT

For high school students planning to go into medicine, the most guaranteed route is through a BS/MD, or direct medical program. BS/MD programs allow for a smooth transition from undergraduate learning straight into medical school, guaranteeing their admission to medical…

Read More
The Best Way to Start Your College Search? With a List
March 17, 2021 | College Search Press
The Best Way to Start Your College Search? With a List

Every year, a new group of students begin to piece together a college list. With so many choices in colleges, from private colleges to state universities, it's often difficult to know where to start that list. Knowing which schools to…

Read More
College Scholarship Guide
March 10, 2021 | College Application Press Scholarships and Financial Aid
College Scholarship Guide

As tuition prices increase, so does your projected student loan debt. One way to diminish the overall cost is by pursuing scholarships, both merit and external. With most colleges exceeding $40,000 in their cost of attendance, any financial assistance seems…

Read More
Online Opportunities For Premed Students During Covid-19
March 4, 2021 | College Application Covid-19 Medical Admissions Press Summer Plans
Online Opportunities For Premed Students During Covid-19

Many premed students had to re-evaluate their carefully planned summers this past year with the onset of the pandemic. Resume plans were derailed as shadowing hours and internships across the country were canceled with minimal notice. Students on the medical…

Read More
Moon Prep logo

Get The Complete List Of BS/MD Programs 

Get the Complete List of BS/MD Programs and Join our Newsletter Now!
Contact Email  *
First Name *
Last Name *
HS Graduation Year *
*
*Required Fields
Note: It is our responsibility to protect your privacy and we guarantee that your data will be completely confidential.