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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?

2 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?

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?

Open file

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

"Why Mizzou?" Report Response

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

"What do you think the difference is between life in a real hospital and how it is shown on popular telvision shows?" Report Response

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

"Where do you see yourself in 10 years?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is the number one personal trait that a phyisican should not possess?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"You're obviously interested in a career in health, why not a PA, Physical Therapist, EMT, etc.?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read over my own apps and SDN." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Very friendly faculty and students. The newer facilities were impressive. Good library." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The M1 classroom looked like a dungeon. Also, about half the school is very old." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"How much they focus on having clinical experience (I know this is looked at heavily by other schools, but here, it seemed like without it, you were pretty much already rejected regardless of other application factors)." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Both interviewers were very nice and easy to talk with. All I can say is to know yourself, and you'll be fine." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

6 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/12/2006

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

5 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

7 out of 10

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

5 out of 10

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