| Report Response, "I had very interesting conversations with my interviewers. | Report Response, "Will you continue to do research when you are in med school?" | Report Response, "What would you say to someone who said that AIDS in Africa was a natural result of overpopulation and should not be tampered with?" Tell me about your research experience? She never asked me what I thought about it." | Report Response, "What do you think the opportunities for pursing public health are here at UTSA? snowflakes, 01.03.14. | Report Response, "Why do you want to go into medicine?" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "None. | Report Response, "Did you ever think about becoming a professional dancer? | Report Response, "describe how you've dealt with failure in your life?" 4. More from this Member In other words, of 100 students who apply, 77 are admitted. | Report Response, "What do you do for fun?" More from this Member | Report Response, "MS4: This is entirely to see if you'd be a good fit with the culture here. | Report Response, "Why do you want to be a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Where are you from?" | Report Response, "Tell me about some of your experiences." | Report Response, "What do you think is the biggest healthcare issue today?" More from this Member Most of all, stay well, stay focused on your goals and we will help! | Report Response, "How is new medical knowledge created?" I think the person just wanted to know if I was able to take leadership and control of a situation" More from this Member Test Scores: Test scores must be submitted from the testing agency.UTSA’s code for ACT is 4239. (from my essay)" More from this Member | Report Response, "What's the biggest misconception Americans have about your culture? He even asked me if I spoke Spanish (there are a lot of Mexicans in San Antonio, and they make up a big percentage of the patients that you will see in your clinical years.)" | Report Response, "Nothing, really. More from this Member More from this Member What have you done since graduation?" More from this Member More from this Member Of those that are accepted, about 40 percent registered for enrollment. | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself?" More from this Member | Report Response, "There are a lot of problems in the medical field today. | Report Response, "All very standard - tell me about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response, "Who are you? | Report Response, "Great third and fourth year rotations. | Report Response, "Tell me about backpacking around Europe." More from this Member More from this Member The Clinical Integration Course is an interdisciplinary course that extends through both semesters of the first year. More from this Member | Report Response, "What don't you like about our school?" Yeah, I'm sincere, that's why I wrote my whole essay on it. We value not only excellence in academics but also the diverse set of experiences that each student brings to the class. | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself. More from this Member | Report Response, "very generic questions" | Report Response, "What position did you play in high school basketball?" More from this Member UT Southwestern accepts students from a wide variety of backgrounds and perspectives. 5. | Report Response, "Why San Antonio?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What is the biggest obstacle you have overcome and how?" Admissions. | Report Response, "--" More from this Member What is the goal of all of this studying? More from this Member | Report Response, "Why did you pick your major? " Ass.)" I don't want to hear about anything academic."" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "How would your friends describe you?" | Report Response, "Tell me about _______ (fill in essay topic). " More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you think you'll apply your humanities studies to a career in medicine." UTSA accepts about 70 percent of students applying per year. More from this Member (I'm currently in a MPH program and is what I plan to pursue as a MD)" | Report Response, "If you could build your own medical school, what would it be like?" | Report Response, "What do you see as some major problems in healthcare today?" I liked that film. | Report Response, "you seem really mature, what do you think has made you so mature?" | Report Response, "If you could have dinner with any three people, who would they be?" The University employs approximately 5,000 faculty & staff, with a budget of approximately $350 million. Acceptancerate.com is an advertising-supported site. Many institutions in San Antonio serve as excellent resources for programs of the Health Science Center, providing training opportunities and laboratory space. Most of them were along these lines. " More from this Member More from this Member They do a great job!" What do you do?" | Report Response, "What do you think will be the most challenging obstacle for you in medical school?" More from this Member They did a great job with the handling of the entire day!" | Report Response, "I have to write a recommendation about you, what should I say?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Are you close to your family?" At the same time, that 41.9%, which is not atypical, still means that the majority of applicants don’t get accepted to MD programs in any given year, and you want to maximize your chances. More from this Member | Report Response, "All questions were pretty normal." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "nothing interesting..." More from this Member | Report Response, "In SOCIETY's opinion, what is the purpose of the government subsidizing $200,000 into a 16 year education for a doctor, when PAs and FNPs will be the primary care physicians of the future?" | Report Response, "Are you a worker bee or a queen bee? | Report Response, "What is the current medical issue?" | Report Response, "tell me about yourself stuff" | Report Response, "What specialty do you see yourself going into?" You will be well-prepared to become a great resident. More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member The acceptance rate for The University of Texas at San Antonio is thirty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%. | Report Response, "tell me about yourself" More from this Member | Report Response, "What specialty would you choose if you had to pick today?" UTSA accepts about 70 percent of students applying per year. | Report Response, "What was the happiest moment of your life? i got lost on the way to my first interview, and then on the way back" | Report Response, "Basic stuff- Tell me about your research." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Dr. Jones is amazing!" | Report Response, "tell me about your research" | Report Response, "tell me a little about yourself" Applying to University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio - University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio? More from this Member Submit official transcripts from every institution attended. More from this Member (UTSA accepts transcripts through Electronic Parchment, E-Script PDF and Naviance.) More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about your childhood." What would you do if you had Dr. Cox as a supervisor?" More from this Member | Report Response, "What can i do to convince you to come here?" If you also need to meet freshmen requirements, there are additional items that need to be submitted (see below). You can check the college costs - COA, 4 Years Costs, and Interactive Tuition Chart for UT Health San Antonio. | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself. All documentation must be submitted by the admission deadline (not postmarked). | Report Response, "If an uninsured, poverty-stricken patient comes to you needing immediate health care, what do you do, and why?" | Report Response, "I'm in clinical research, and the interviewer asked me to discuss the one of the drugs I mentioned." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What are you interested in doing?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Nothing, pretty standard questions" | Report Response, "Questions about my pets" More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself? More from this Member The Dell Medical School admissions process incorporates unique features intended to consider each applicant as a person and a leader — not as a set of numbers on a page. More from this Member The admissions committee looks for notable characteristics and experiences in leadership; innovation and creativity; teamwork; and community engagement. The worst one?" Schools are ranked from 1, perceived as much worse than other schools, to 5, perceived as much better than other schools. If it is far above, the school may assume they are your “safety” school and that you won’t attend if they offer an acceptance. More from this Member More from this Member **UTHSCSA Class of 2022** Good luck to everyone!! More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member The overall acceptance rate for The University of Texas at San Antonio was reported as 73.3% in Fall 2012 with over 15,200 college applications submitted to this school. | Report Response, "Have you considered teaching? … | Report Response, "Convince me that you have what it takes to really care about your patients. " More from this Member | Report Response, "everything was pretty standard, actually" it was basically a conversation about them trying to get to know me." More from this Member More than 2,700 students a year train in an environment that involves more than 100 affiliated hospitals, clinics and health care facilities in South Texas | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response, "a number of questions from both interviewers about my current(non-medical) occupation and how that could give some indication of my capabilities as a doctor. " | Report Response, "What are your three best characteristics and why?" Pay a non-refundable $70 application fee. | Report Response, "Why not treat people like numbers, should we care?" | Report Response, "What do you fear most about going to medical school?" The San Antonio patient population includes some 250,000 veterans and 80,000 active duty military. More from this Member | Report Response, "What would you do if you could not be a doctor?" More from this Member The following medical schools received more … More from this Member | Report Response, "What's your plan? | Report Response, "Tell me about your background/family/personal statement. Discussion in 'Pre-Medical Allopathic [ MD ]' started by It comes down to grades and mcat scores. | Report Response, "Nothing very interesting." when you decided on medicine? " More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What hobbies do you want to keep doing during medical school?" Other things I love: flexible schedule MS1 & 2 with mostly optional attendance and recorded video lectures, 4th year is 100% electives, class collaboration and morale is great, MS2 ends in February thus giving you 4 months of extra time to do things like early rotations, step study, vacation, and research." | Report Response, "Name one person in history who you think did alot to affect the course of history?" Average MCAT: 32 out of 45. More from this Member / Give an example of both a strength and a weakness of yours. | Report Response, "What is the most difficult experience you have had in your life? " (the interviewer was a psychiatrist)" More from this Member COVID-19 Updates We know you have many questions about the admissions process during this unique time, and many of you have already had additional challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you had unlimited power, what would you do to correct them." | Report Response, "Describe your support group." More from this Member More from this Member (Why do I want to be a doctor?)" University Hospital sees the worst of the worst in pathology. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other editorially-independent information published on this site. | Report Response, "What is the biggest problem in healthcare today?" | Report Response, "Why did you choose psychology as your major?" | Report Response, "Nothing. More from this Member | Report Response, "Describe your ideal medical school?" | Report Response, "You'll be practicing in 10 years, what do you think will be some of the major problems in medicine?" When applying historical data, we have projected that the UTSA acceptance rate 2015 will be around 79%. | Report Response, "None really, if you dont get in, what would u do?" They were mostly questions about school (since it was closed file, they do not know your GPA or your MCAT when they interview you), family, and aspirations. " | Report Response, "What's your favorite health care system: HMO, PPO, Point-of-Service, or socialized medicine?" | Report Response, "What sort of leadership experience have you had?" More from this Member | Report Response, "See below." then asked me what would i tell someone else who has problem A to help them deal with it/get better at it." More from this Member | Report Response, "How is your relationship with your parents? More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What has been your greatest challenge?" More from this Member More than 2,700 students a year train in an environment that involves more than 100 affiliated hospitals, clinics and health care facilities in South Texas. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "where in italy is San Gimingnano?" More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "what is an example of your integrity." More from this Member | Report Response, "Asked about my study abroad experience." | Report Response, "Why do you think so many people from [my culture] emigrated to America? More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member Admissions Rate: 76.6%. | Report Response, "If you had a magic-wand, what would you change about your past academically?" | Report Response, "WHat makes you so motivated and determined to succeed?" | Report Response, "Everything seemed pretty standard, it was really more of a conversation that a stereotypical interview." More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "None were particularly interesting." By the Numbers ~200. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Name a person in history that you would like to meet." More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Why not veterinary medicine?" The acceptance rate at UTSA is 76.6%. | Report Response, "What is your greatest achievement?" More from this Member I don't think the second interviewer had even looked at my file, because not once did he look at my personal statement during the interview, and all he asked me were very general questions, like "summarize yourself in just a few minutes" or "tell me why you like San Antonio." More from this Member | Report Response, "How important is ethics to you?" More from this Member The tuition and fees are around the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($19,257 - Public Medical school and medical center) based on out-of-state tuition rate. | Report Response, "Are you related to Gandhi?" More from this Member CARES Act Reports & Disclosure Campus Alerts Jobs Required Links Policies UT System. More from this Member More from this Member Research is a focal strength of the university and the university spends approximately $80 million annually. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about a good book that you've read recently." More from this Member | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself, other standard stuff" | Report Response, "What about medical school could cause concern?" | Report Response, "Tell me how you deal with stress." | Report Response, "usual questions; one interviewer was very interested in what was happening on my undergrad campus" | Report Response, "How do you handle stress?" If your score is far below, your application may be screened out due to numerical cutoffs. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "What specialty do you want to do?" More from this Member More from this Member University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. | Report Response, "asked me to name 3 things (A,B,C) i have problems with or need to work on. More from this Member | Report Response, "Questions about my experiences abroad--What was going through your mind when you chose to do that?" 2. UTSA has nearly thirty one thousand students enrolled per year. Students are enrolled at Dell Med. More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "pressing issues in medicine" " | Report Response, "same stuff" More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member More from this Member | Report Response, "Not anything too interesting...mostly run-of-the-mill stuff. | Report Response, "Didn't really get a good interesting question." More from this Member When applying historical data, we have projected that the UTSA acceptance rate 2015 will be around 79%. More from this Member | Report Response, "If president Bush made you the queen for a day, what would you change about health care?....This was a follow-up question to a discussion. | Report Response, "Tell me about yourself (both interviewers asked this)" First interviewer had read my personal statement closely and most of his questions came from it. More from this Member | Report Response, "How do you think your research fits in with the population in San Antonio? " | Report Response, "Do enjoy painting with oils or acrylics better? More from this Member Have you ever gone through anything in your life that you think will prepare you for that kind of stress?" More from this Member | Report Response, "Considering your interests in patient contact and research, how do you expect to maintain involvement with both as a doctor?" | Report Response, "Hypothetical question. Welcome from the Dean. 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