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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?

Negatively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

1 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?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"What role does prevention play in medicine?" Report Response

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

"What other schools did you apply to?" Report Response

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

"How do you learn best?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Do you think making flashcards is beneficial?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why did you apply to allopathic programs if you are interested in osteopathy?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Researched questions asked, health care in MO, Medicare and Medicaid." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The facilities and how kind the students and staff were." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"My interviewers played good cop/bad cop, failed to introduce themselves, and were wearing jeans and t-shirts." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Do not mention that you have/had any interest in allopathic medicine, regardless of your motivation. They are very hostile toward non-osteopathic professions." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I loved the school, but was extremely disappointed with my interviewers. Another interviewee agreed that they were disrespectful of him as well once they learned he applied to allopathic programs." 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?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$301-$400

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

8 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Q Hotel

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/09/2009

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

1 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

1 out of 10

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

4 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

7 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

7 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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