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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?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

35 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)?

"What would you tell a mother of a withdrawal baby?" Report Response

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

"Describe what you have done since high school to prepare yourself for this career?" Report Response

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

"Why have you chosen the medical schools that you have applied? Why KCUMB?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How do you decide if a child should be taken from their parents? (abuse/neglect situation-I have a lot of experience with foster kids.)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why did you take the MCAT so many times? Your second to last score was fine." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Researched the school, went over my application, looked on SDN." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The people (students, admissions officers, interviewers), the facilities, the ridiculous amount of LCD tvs" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The tuition" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The laid back nature of the interviewers" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"KCUMB represented itself very well. The facilities were great and there exists ample resources for student success. I was also surprised at how nice everyone was." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 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?

Airplane

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

$501+

What airport did you use?

PDX, KCU

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?

The Q hotel and spa

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/28/2011

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?

7 out of 10

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

8 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

9 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

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

6 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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