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  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Downers Grove
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Neutral

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

25 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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)?

"3 problems in healthcare today?" Report Response

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

"why ccom?" Report Response

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

"what do you do to relieve stress?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Can you think of an event or occurrence that you would like to have taken back, or regret?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None, really, because I didn't have any ethical questions, but I know that other interviewees had tough ethical questions...for example, referring to hurricane katrina: you see two people on a lifeboat, one is an injured 25 year old female and the other is a perfectly healthy 60 year old male, but you can only save one of them...who do you pick and why? (hahaha, have fun with that one)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"looked at this website, looked over my secondary essay and resume, because they'll ask you questions about it" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"EVERYONE was so freakin' friendly, everyone was trying to help each other out, there was no "i'm trying to be better than you" mentality, medical students would randomly come into the room and introduce themselves and answered any questions you had, all while being very enthusiastic about their school...very close-knit community" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"nothing" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"they don't have access to your mcat scores or gpa during the interview, they're completely blinded when it comes to that...all they have is your secondary essay and resume" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

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?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/01/2005

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

10 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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