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  • Creighton University School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Omaha
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

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

"Why medicine?" Report Response

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

"Why Creighton?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about your research/leadership roles." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Of what acheivement are you most proud? (student asked)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How did you do on the MCAT? (don't like talking about it)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN, read their strategic plan on the Creighton website--super helpful and I scored some bonus points with my faculty interviewer." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"(1)how happy everyone was, (2) how integral student feedback is to the adminstrations decision-making process, (3) the M2 partner program--those M2's do A LOT for the M1's to get them through that first year. When I was there the M2's were working for 4 hours in the cadaver lab to set up a mock practical for the M1's in prep for their final this week." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing that was in Creighton's control, i.e., the weather was bad. I had a great time." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I wasn't thinking when I scheduled my interview. It was during finals week, so a lot of the students didn't have much time to socialize. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"(1) introduction by asst dean (super funny guy), (2) free bagels/donuts and coffee while you wait for interview time--students come down to talk as well, (3) interview with faculty, (4) walk to hospital and interview with student, (5) catered lunch (Chinese food for us!), (6)hospital tour, (7) back to med ed center for financial aid talk and diversity talk, (8) closing remarks by asst dean (next steps--again super funny)" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

About how much did you spend on room, food, and travel?

$201-$300

What airport did you use?

OMA

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/09/2005

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

8 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

8 out of 10

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