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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?

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?

15 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 osteopathic medicine?" Report Response

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

"What other schools are you applying to and why?" Report Response

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

"Compare this school to the others you are applying to." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Name one positive thing about the U.S. health care delivery system and one negative thing." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What about you will make you a successful physician?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, mock interview, looked at the school's website" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Students were very enthusiastic and said they enjoyed going there and had time to do stuff for fun." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Well, the cafeteria was not the best, but other than that I felt very positive about the school." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"87% of people who get interviews get accepted. If you get an interview they know you have all the credentials like MCAT and GPA and at the interview they just want to make sure you have a good personality." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"My interview experience was good. In the morning, you listen to speakers and tour the school. The interviews are after lunch. It was very laid back - before your interview you can play ping-pong, talk to students, or whatever. Very low stress." 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?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

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?

Holiday Inn Express

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/13/2007

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

7 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?

9 out of 10

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