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U Minnesota
State: Minnesota
Freida: 040-26-31-075
Years: 4
Average USMLE Step 1 Score of interviewed applicants: 215
Average USMLE Step 2 Score of interviewed applicants: 243
Percentage of applicants offered interviews who were AOA: 46%

Applied, Received Interview:
00051, Drexel University, Step 1: 253, Step 2: 256, AOA
00067, University of South Dakota, Step 1: 229, Step 2: 236, AOA
00139, University of Illinois, Step 1: 210, Step 2: 232
00158, University of Missouri, Columbia, Step 1: 240, Step 2: 267, AOA
00166, University of North Dakota, Step 1: 219, Step 2: 235
00216, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Step 1: 228, Step 2: 239, AOA
00221, Kansas City University, , Step 2: 221, AOA
00305, Anonymous, Step 1: 206, Step 2: 222
00412, University of North Carolina, Step 1: 240, Step 2: 264, AOA
00438, Pennsylvania State University, Step 1: 223, Step 2: 230
00545, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Step 1: 238, Step 2: 241
00587, Anonymous, Step 1: 208, Step 2: 226
00631, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Step 1: 234
02383, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Step 1: 238, Step 2: 245, AOA
03170, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Step 1: 236, Step 2: 251
03232, Michigan State University (DO), Step 1: 244, Step 2: 254
14156, Loyola University Chicago, Step 1: 224, Step 2: 252

Applied, No Interview:
00046, , Step 1: 255, Step 2: 252
00202, Anonymous, Step 1: 199, Step 2: 195
00525, Anonymous, Step 1: 208, Step 2: 233
02345, , Step 1: 250, Step 2: 249
02613, Touro University - Henderson, Step 1: 242
02678, Georgetown University, Step 1: 228, Step 2: 254
02714, , Step 1: 248, Step 2: 247
03010, Anonymous, Step 1: 211
03064, Anonymous, Step 1: 222, Step 2: 253
03065, Lake Erie College - Erie, Step 1: 233, Step 2: 229
03273, Chicago College of Mid. University, Step 1: 198
03301, Anonymous, Step 1: 241
03760, Stanford University, Step 1: 212
03762, Anonymous, Step 1: 209, Step 2: 229
14022, , Step 1: 234, Step 2: 232
14153, Anonymous, Step 1: 210, Step 2: 253

Interview Experiences
Totally weird vibe from the PD. Seemed socially awkward to me. Others interviewers were split: one grilled me on the minutiae of my clinical grades (particularly in anesthesia) and the other was fair and formal. The residents said they were happy but l
-VERY LARGE, kind of impersonal
Unorganized interview day
Residents mostly female
Lots of transplants, fairly light hours, didactics seemed a bit iffy, residents seemed happy...most from the home program.
Home program. Great staff, good variety of cases. Fantastic PD. Still suffering somewhat from a poor reputation compared to other regional programs.
Program Advantages
New chairman from WF whose supposed to revitalize the program Adequate training
-Large program with good transplant volume
Good faculty
Program Disadvantages
Lack of enthusiasm from residents Strange PD Overzealous faculty interviewer Mixed teaching depending on attending cold winter
-Just came off probation so its in a state of flux. -Minneapolis has very high cost of living
Away pain rotations Living in Minneapolis