Cooper (Rowan University) Secondary Application

Cooper (Rowan University) Secondary Essay Prompts

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These prompts are from the 2021 Application Cycle and are unchanged from the previous cycle.


  • Please write a personal mission statement for yourself as a student at CMSRU. How will CMSRU help you fulfill your mission? (1000 characters)
  • In what way do you believe that you made an impact or difference to a group or organization in your life? (1000 characters)
  • Discuss how you have identified and responded to adversity. (1000 characters) | How to Write About Your Obstacles, Challenges, and Problems in your Secondary Essays
  • Please describe your anticipated educational, employment, volunteer or other activities between completing your AMCAS application and matriculating to medical school. (1500 characters) | How To Answer Secondary Prompts About The Future

Primary Deadline: November 15, 2021
Secondary Deadline
: Unknown (Try to turn your secondaries around within two weeks after receiving)
Secondary Fee: $100
FAP Waiver: Full Fee Waived
CASPer Required: No
VITA Required: No
Screens Applications: Yes
Accepts Application Updates: No

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Mission:

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University is committed to providing humanistic education in the art and science of medicine within a scientific and scholarly community in which inclusivity, excellence in patient care, innovative teaching, research, and service to our community are valued.

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Vision:

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University will distinguish itself as an innovative leader in medical education and related research with emphasis on developing and validating comprehensive systems of healthcare for underserved populations as a model to address the challenges of accountable patient care in the 21st century and beyond.

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Values:

Commitment To:

  • Diversity
  • Personal Mentorship
  • Professionalism
  • Collaboration and Mutual Respect
  • Civic Responsibility
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Life-long learning