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hi, I'm done with step 1 and CS. but got low score in step 1 (211). Recently got my GC(green card). preparing for step 2 ck now. If i will apply with step 1 and cs, what are my chances to get matched for 2013 year. planning to give my ck in Aug. please help me. 'm very confused..
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Any failures on the Steps? What do you want to match to? Do you have USCE? Any LOR's?

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Any failures on the Steps? What do you want to match to? Do you have USCE? Any LOR's?

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no failures, planning for IM, going to do observership for 2 months.
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no failures, planning for IM, going to do observership for 2 months.
Step 1 score is a bit low for matching in IM (avg. 227 in 2011 for non-US students). But get a stellar Step 2 score to make up for it.
You don't have a lot of USCE, which will limit your chances a bit.
Have a backup plan. Consider some FM programs, perhaps. Having a green card helps there.
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