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  • Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Kansas City
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

25 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"Why do you want to be a doctor?" Report Response

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

"How do you deal with stress?" Report Response

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

"In you mind what is the most important trait of a good doctor?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Why medicine, DO, KCUMB?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"I was not asked any difficult questions at all. The interview was purely conversational and very low stress." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"I shadow an alumni of KCUMB so I asked him tons of questions. Read through SDN. Read over my application the night before and researched the schools website." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everyone at the school is very happy. They are not typical med students. Although they are very buisy studying there lives don't seem to be as stressful as other med students I have spoken with." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That I would have to check out of my hotel well before the interview was over. If I had know that I would have stayed an extra day. I had to leave my bags in an unlocked room at the hotel and someone went through them, found my cell phone and made a call. I was very upset about that and I do not reccomed staying at the Courtage hotel for your interview." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Overall the interview is great. The campus is very nice and the students are awesome. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$501+

What airport did you use?

MCI

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

3 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Courtage

Would you recommend the hotel?

no

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/06/2005

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

8 out of 10

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

8 out of 10

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