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"If they provide better welcoming services like other schools do. Because it does not give out name tags or even portfolio files about school informations. Very insincere to the applicants."
"None! Jeffrey and Kori are both really nice and helpful!"
"Interview was great. School was nice, and we had a student give us a tour. She was final year and knew ALOT!! I loved that because she calemed everyone down and spoke alot about research and the strengths and that the college is open to student feedback."
"Provide more information about the curriculum and program details"
"Don't keep people waiting so long"
"Don't make us wait so long once interviews are set to start. This is when the nerves start to kick in!"
"directions on how to get to the main campus!"
"Don't make students wait so long to go in the interview. And expand the campus tour to more areas such as going to campus housing sites and talk about the school more"
"an itinerary for interview. detailed directions to campus in addition to map"
"A better introduction into the School of Pharmacy would make the interview more interesting, perhaps"
"Why did I choose pharmacy"
"What in your experience indicates that you'd do well as a Pharmacist?"
"what do you like and dislike about pharmacy where you worked or volunteered before."
"Why NSU above other schools, why Pharmacy ect."
"What did i score so low in reading, why pharmacy, asked about my experience as a technician- what did i observe the pharmacist do as well, which did I like better- retail or hospital,"
"My composite was great, but why did I do so bad on reading section?"
"why should we accept you?"
"Tell us about yourself? Why do you want to go to NOVA? Where else did you apply?"
"Read SDN, its all on here."
"1) Why did you do so low in reading comp"
"What does a clinical pharmacist do?"
"Why did your PCAT score increase so much?"
"What roles of a pharmacist were most important for me?"
"How do you deal with stress?"
"why do you want to explore into pharmacy?"
"I see that you have no pharmacy experience. How did you select pharmacy as a career?"
"Everything is on this website"
"All the questions were specific to what I wrote on my applications."
"how did you study for the pcat"
"''I see you also applied to such and such schools. Why would you like to attend Nova?''"
"Why pharmacy? Why NOVA? Compare with the other schools you applied this year, what made NOVA stand out?"
"Why do I want to be a pharmacist?"
"why do you want to do pharmacy"
"Questions about my application;Why had I taken classes at a community college. (I had one dual enrollment and 2 transient). Why I had 2 ''C''s on my application."
"What do you see yourself in five years?"
"why nova? (i was from california)"
"I was asked to "please define the individual roles/duties of a Retail, Clinical, and Research Pharmacist in medicine today.""
"Who is your role model and why."
"How did you study for the PCAT?"
"Why study pharmacy?"
"If pharmacy didn't exist, what would you be going into? I said Med-School, and then they asked me why I wasn't doing that..."
"Why do you want to be a pharmacist?"
"why pharmacy and why NOVA?"
"Why are you switching to pharmacy? (I already practice in another health related field)"
"What will you do if you don't get into Nova? (only school I applied to)"
"Who/what has motivated you in life?"
"None. Asked very typical question."
"I wrote about my hobbies in my personal statement and one of the interviewers liked what I wrote and asked about it."
"They asked me about my current job experience, since I'm changing careers, and how I like that."
"You have an exam in three weeks, when will you start studying?"
"What do you look for in a pharmacy school?"
"If you could make your own pharmacy school what three attributes would it have."
"Since you have got such a low score on RC, how do you think will you be able to handle the pharmacy curriculum?"
"You do realize that you will have to give up four years of your life 100% to pharmacy?"
"No question was "interesting""
"I'm sure you have had many proud moments, but what is your proudest moment up until now?"
"They didn't actually ask me too many questions"
"do doctors in pharmacy prescribe ?"
"What do you like about NOVA?"
"When you r a pharmacist, what will you do if a pharmacy tech is too lazy?"
"What was your favorite class?"
"Why did I score so low on the Reading Comprehension?"
"What field of pharmacy do you see ourself in in ten years?"
"Why do you think you've never been accepted before? "
"Most of the questions came from my personal file "
"What was the hardest part of living in Russia for 2 years?"
"All were interesting."
"what led you to pharmacy"
"How would you go about changing the face of healthcare today?"
"They all about the same."
"Nothing out of the ordinary"
"Everything was expected."
"How is your pharmacist and doctor relationship? (At the pharmacy I work for) What was the last book you read?"
"If i was a fan of the show "Happy Days"..I have know idea where that came from.."
"Nothing interesting, all expected questions."
"Nothing, it was very straightforward."
"Why did you apply to X school? ( I didn't know they have access to all the schools I applied to through PharmCAS )"
"Who are the Hmong?"
"nothing; all as expected"
"N/A. Interesting and NOVA interview cannot be two ideas that are presented in the same sentence."
"what obstacles do you forsee in pharmacy in the future"
"Why Pharmacy School over Medical School?"
"What other field of pharmacy have I work in? (Since I said that I worked in clinical and research) "
"If there is someone alive or dead, who would you want to meet and why?"
"There were not many for me, but I have heard otherwise from current students. Mine "was what was your criteria for choosing Nova"?"
"if you were to attend our school, do you plan to leave your parents behind? who would care for them if you left?"
"I was surprised when they asked, "why/how are you so awesome?".
Actually they never asked me that"
"just the basics. why pharm, why mercer"
"to explain specific details from my personal statement."
"What do you do on the weekends for fun?"
"If you could meet and talk with anyone, dead or alive, who would it be?"
"If your best friend had to describe you in three words, what would they be?"
"What person would you most like to meet, living or dead? (had to be nonreligious)"
"Well, I was not asked anything that outlandish, it was mostly general stuff."
"What was the last book that I read?"
"what I going to do, if the not accepted me in the pharmacy school?"
"how did i study for my pcat"
"How do you deal with an irate physcian (I already work in the health field)"
"none where really interesting."
"Why did you decide to do the pharmD program if your interested in research. why not go for the PhD?"
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