This is such an interesting discussion, thanks to everyone for providing your insights!
- Mac doesn't have "break time" and so, this could be tiring on various levels (mentally, physically etc)
- Students need to pack in 4 years worth of experience (clinical, research, extra curricular) into 3 years
- Less time for exploration of specialties. 4 year programs provide more time for specialty exploration, research, and clinical opportunities-- that 4 year program is going to bolster residency applications
- There's going to be an online component this year and with a 3 year progr