Top 200 Medical School Interview Questions

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Here's a BIG list of the top 200 medical school interview questions. If you're interested in seeing sample answers to the bolded questions, check out How to Ace the Medical School Interview.  Traditional, open-ended Tell me about yourself. Why do you want to attend medical school? Why do you want to attend this specific medical school? Where do you see yourself in 10 years? What are your career plans and what led you to these decisions? What do you feel is the purpose of medical school? Tell me about why you are interested in this program. What about [insert name of medical school] scares you...

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How to Prepare for the Medical School Interview

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SEE ALSO: Medical School Interview Questions and Answers This guest post is from Jaclyn Zalesky, the author of our popular online course, How to Ace the Medical School Interview. The medical school interview is the all-important last step of the medical school application process, meant to make the final determination of whether an applicant is a “good fit” for a medical school program.  Many institutions turn medical school interviews into a daylong affair for selected interview candidates—including campus tours, information sessions, and student socials. Preparing for the medical school interview is crucial because even with strong credentials, a weak interview...

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