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  • Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Glendale
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Why medicine? osteopathic medicine? Midwestern?" Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 2)?

"What types of community service projects have you led and participated in?" Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 3)?

"What do you do in your freetime to relieve stress?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If we were to meet your best friend, what would s/he say is your greatest strength? your biggest weakness?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None really." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"I read the feedback posted on SDN and looked over AZCOM's website" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Nice facilities, very friendly faculty and students, relatively cheap cost of living. The students spoke very highly of the school and of their experience there. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Steep tuition and lack of structured clinical rotations for the 3rd and 4th years. They stress the benefits of having an ambulatory-style training as opposed to ward-based training, but that just means that I'll have to put in the time to schedule my own rotations." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I spent an hour just sitting and waiting for my turn to interview. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall a good option for medical school. They boast very high COMLEX I and COMLEX II scores (consistently at the top among all DO schools). The interview was conversational and as stress-free as one can be. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/18/2004

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