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Can you get into med school with academic dishonesty?
6. Does a finding of academic dishonesty ruin a student’s chance of getting into law school or med school? Answer: Most likely not. Law schools and medical schools are most interested in whether or not the student has emerged from the experience with a greater commitment to academic integrity.
What is considered institutional action?
When Do You Need to Report an Institutional Action? In Draconian terms, if your university or institution contacts you regarding your personal unacceptable academic performance, or your personal student conduct, that could be considered an institutional action.
Does Turnitin detect citations?
Reality: The similarity score is just a percentage of material in the paper that matches sources in the Turnitin databases. Text that is quoted and cited may appear as a match in the Similarity Report if quotes have not been excluded from the report; this offers a great opportunity to check for proper citation.
What does green mean on Turnitin?
The color of the icon represents the similarity index percentage as follows: gray (originality report has not been generated) blue (no matching words) green (1-24% similarity index) yellow (25-49% similarity index)
Is academic probation An institutional action?
Yes, academic warning/probation/dismissal are all considered Institutional Actions (IA).
How serious is academic dishonesty?
The consequences for cheating, plagiarism, unauthorized collaboration, and other forms of academic dishonesty can be very serious, possibly including suspension or expulsion from the Institute.
How many characters are allowed for your Institutional action essay?
If you answer Yes, you may use the provided space beneath the question to explain; this space is 1325 characters or approximately one-quarter of a page in length. You will receive an error message if you exceed the allotted space.