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  • University of Missouri School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Columbia
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

50 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?

Open file

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

"Why do you think you will be a good doctor and why do you want to be a doctor. " Report Response

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

"Give me a general summary of you and your life." Report Response

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

"What is the most important medical concern in the U.S. and health insurance questions. " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is your position on right to die." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why do you think you will be a good doctor. (I wonder if we all say the same thing)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN!! Read all of the feedback at this site, know your application, read up on topics: stem cell research, health insurance topics, etc.." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The current students said that they scored in the top 10 for USMLE board scores last year and were 12th this year (above Harvard) and they loved the PBL." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Didnt get to see much on the tour." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"They use a point system to decide who is accepted. You may not be accepted by the first round and put on next round, and so on until March of the next year." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"They are easy and try to get to know your motivations and your experiences. They drill you on your application and any soft spots, then throw some ethical situations at you. It was exactly what was expected." 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?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Days Inn-Free hot breakfast

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/28/2005

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

9 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?

5 out of 10

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