You want to join the Army, serve your country and see the world.You'd also love to become a doctor -- after all, the healing professions are just the thing for you. The Army needs doctors -- and offers generous financial assistance to attract them.
Vicki, I met a sergeant in the Army on Facebook from the Zoosk dating site. He started asking me to send $400 for a secure phone line.
Larry Williams, and he was in Afghanistan from Fort Campbell.
The American Medical Association estimates the average cost of four years of medical school to be more than $250,000 [source: U, S, Army] and the Army offers aid to pay for the whole package.
The pay for an Army doctor may not be as high as that of a provider in private practice.
Instead, they attend a six-week Officer Basic Leadership Course, which teaches about military life and the role of a leader [source: U. That means you need a solid grade point average and a good score on the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT).
You'll also need to have recommendations from professors [source: Darves].Vicki, I’m writing you to find out if I am being scammed by this man who I met on Facebook.He is a lieutenant colonel in the army and stationed at Fort Campbell.No worries about malpractice insurance, no dealing with health insurance company bureaucracy.You'll have opportunities to travel and to enjoy the camaraderie of the service. The bureaucracy and hierarchy of rank can be a drawback for some.We have been communicating online for the past year.