Our reviewers are all physicians who have served on admissions committees and have conducted actual medical school interviews.
Our VITA simulation includes a full-length test that replicates the real exam.
We give you personalized feedback on how to improve in real time, including assessments on what you say and how you say it.
100% of students who use our VITA traditional interview simulation and receive feedback feel well prepared, and we are confident that we will achieve the same results with VITA Prep as well.
feel they are ready for an interview after preparing with us
acceptance rate for students who have three or more practice interviews with a Physician Advisor
hours of mentoring by our Physician Advisors
Dr. Katzen was an admissions committee member at George Washington University.
MedSchoolCoach has the experience:
Enroll online and get full access to our VITA Prep material and simulator.
We've distilled everything you need to know to help you study for the VITA interview, including how to dress and prepare.
Experience a simulated VITA interview via an online platform that mimics the actual test, complete with questions and the ability to record your video answers.
Your VITA results are important in the selection process. Our advising includes a 30-minute feedback session with a Physician Advisor who has served on a medical school admissions committee.
Featured Advisor Profiles
Dr. Mehta is the founder of MedSchoolCoach and has guided thousands of successful medical school applicants. He is also a practicing physician in Boston where he specializes in vascular and interventional radiology.View profile
Dr. Yoediono was a Duke University pre-major advisor, and has had admissions experience with Duke University School of Medicine, the University of Rochester School of Medicine and the Harvard Longwood Psychiatry Residency Program.View profile
Dr. Katzen was an admissions committee member at George Washington University School of Medicine, as well as the president of Oncology-Hematology Associates in Maryland.View profile
We only hire Physician Advisors with admissions committee experience. The people conducting your actual interviews will be physicians, so those helping you prepare should be as well.
You have complete control over who conducts your session and when. Choose from many Physician Advisors with extended weekday and weekend hours.
We have served thousands of students and logged over 500,000 advising hours. No one has more experience with helping students than we do.
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Yes. We have created a simulation and mock exam that is similar to the HireViu platform, which AAMC uses for the VITA interview. The sample test is created by physicians with admissions committee experience.
It's doubtful that VITA will replace an actual interview (whether virtual or in-person) once COVID risks subside. More likely, VITA will become a screener to determine whether students move forward to the formal interview stage. Considering this, a strong performance is crucial.
It's best to prepare for VITA like you would an actual interview. You should have an idea of the questions that will be asked and how you would approach them.
Yes! Our Physician Advisors will review your video answers and then provide you with specific feedback on how you answered each question and how you can improve.
No. Our simulated interview can only be taken once, just like the real VITA interview.
Yes! All of our MedSchoolCoach Physician Advisors are physicians with admissions committee experience. That means the evaluation they provide will be similar to the one a medical school will use for your VITA interview.
The sample interview includes six questions, same as the actual VITA interview.
Yes, we'll provide you written feedback but we'll do even better than that. You'll have verbal feedback with your physician advisor as well where he or she will provide you one-on-one coaching.
Yes, you will receive a document with links to all your videos.
Baylor College of Medicine, California Northstate University College of Medicine, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine Hofstra/Northwell, East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Morehouse School of Medicine, New York University Long Island School of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, San Juan Bautista School of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, UCLA/Drew Medical Education Program, University of Alabama School of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix, University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, Joint Medical Program UC Berkeley - UCSF, University of Central Florida College of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, University of Michigan Medical School, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville, University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio (MD-PhD program only), University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (MD-PhD program only), University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine, and Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine.
Yes! Once you sign up for a feedback session, we will send you instructions on how to record it.
Traditional and MMI interview preparation provided by Physician Advisors.
If you are applying to medical school, our Physician Advisors can help you from the start of the application process to acceptance.
Our Writing Advisors will help you draft and edit your personal statement.
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