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Old 09-11-2016
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Originally Posted by Infy View Post
I was wondering what is a safe number when applying for a single specialty?
I am an IMG, not going to complain about 'scutwork'/'malignancy' (first world problems ), so my main aim would be to Match at least. I would obviously want a good program but I want to make sure I apply to the most IMG friendly programs as a safety net and to some good programs too.
I was planning to go for 150 but a (matched ) friend said more is good
My profile is average . I have a list of 120 programs so far.
What's an average profile?
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