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  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine - Fort Lauderdale
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Fort Lauderdale
Individual Feedback 5 376 Responses
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Response # Responders
Positively 308
Negatively 34
No change 27

What was the stress level of the interview?

Response Avg # Responders
3.85 364

0 = low, 10 = high

How you think you did?

Response Avg # Responders
7.70 291

0 = low, 10 = high

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

Response Avg # Responders
7.69 261

0 = low, 10 = high

Was this interview in-person or virtual?

No responses

Questions

How long was the interview?

Response # Responders
5 minutes 0
10 minutes 8
15 minutes 86
20 minutes 109
25 minutes 65
30 minutes 62
35 minutes 13
40 minutes 11
45 minutes 10
50 minutes 2
55 minutes 0
60+ minutes 7

Where did the interview take place?

Response # Responders
At the school 365
At a regional location 0
At another location 2

What was the style of the interview?

Response # Responders
One-on-one 206
In a group 153

What type of interview was it?

Response # Responders
Open file 357
Closed file 4

How many people interviewed you?

Response Average # Responders
2.49 368

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Tell me about your "C" in class X...." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How I managed my time between school, athletics, work, and community service." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is one thing medicine is doing wrong, right now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They asked specific questions about weaknesses in my application. If you think something is a weakness in your application, be prepared to talk about it." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What exeriences have you had that exemplify your leadership style?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So tell me about yourself?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me anything... then he proceeded to clarify tell me about yourself for me to get to know you better" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself. Why DO? Why NSU? Discuss a healthcare issue we're facing today. Talk about your leadership experiences. Describe your shadowing or volunteering experiences." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asked about random things from my primary app. He was just looking through and was like what about this and just kept going on. Apparently others had the more common interview (2 on 1) and were asked more standard questions." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What I felt about our current healthcare system" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asked about my lowest grade (a B-), follow up with how do we know I can handle medical school curriculum" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself and why you want to go to NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you think you were a good fit for Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Your undergraduate degree work was in Psychology. What made you decide to pursue medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's Your Learning Style? how do you resolve conflict? How do you handle difficult courses? tell me about yourself? how did you improve your mcat? do you have any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do for fun?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Florida?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you fix the heatlhcare system?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself in 2-3 minutes" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is wrong with healthcare in the U.S. and what would you do to fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"We're appointing you the health care czar, how do you fix health care in America?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about what you did after graduating?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is the biggest problem with the American health care system?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO and why NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me something about yourself that's not in your file?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Whats something thats not in your file" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we pick you over all the applicants waiting outside?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think about health care in America?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you deal with tough classes?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Introduce yourself in about 60 seconds" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your self" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will your study skills from high school transfer to undergraduate and medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us who you are in 2 to 3 minutes" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If I were the Healthcare Czar, what are the top 3 things I would work to improve in the US healthcare system?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No specific questions. Attended Medical School Experience Day." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They said they were looking for examples for the questions: (1)Tell me about yourself (2) What are some problems with the health care and how would you resolve them (3) How are you involved in your community (4) Why NOVA (5) What do you do for fund (6) Describe a time when you had a difficult in a class and how you overcame it" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is something we don't know about you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you do so poorly in certain classes?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Here are the questions they asked me: 1) Describe yourself in 2 minutes. 2) We see you've wanted to be a physician for some time, what qualities would make you a good physician? 3) How would you fix healthcare? If we line up all of the applicants, why should we choose you? 4) What other schools have you applied to? 5) How did you prepare for this interview? 6) Describe your toughest class in college and how you overcame it? What made it tough?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you prepare for the interview?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe leadership in your community." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself. How many D.O./M.D. schools have you applied to? How did you prepare for today's interview?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine and why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova, Why medicine...where do you see yourself in 10 years." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What community volunteer activities have you participated in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your self in 2 minutes or less." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What can you offer NOVA and what can NOVA offer you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Would you like a cookie? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"(Question 0: Would you like some water or cookies? Then,....) Tell me about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you fix the healthcare system in this country?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was one class you struggled with, and how did you overcome it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you find the time to stay involved in all the activities you do?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathy? What makes you think that you're well-suited for medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself in about 2 minutes." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your self" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your oppinion of the proposed healthcare changes?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is the biggest problem with healthcare and how would you fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your oppinion about healthcare reform?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us little bit about yourself? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How have you improved on a rocky freshman year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about DO? What are the strengths and weaknessed of being a DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is something you do not want us to know about you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Whats up with (specific part of application - low science GPA, etc)? How will you handle harder science courses in med school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They asked about weaknesses in my application (grades, MCAT, etc)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself? What makes you unique among other interviewers? What can you bring to Nova? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your three best and three worst characteristics?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you think D.O. compares to M.D? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How does D.O. compare to M.D.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself, why DO? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova? How will Nova help you to Succeed as an Osteopathic Physician" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about you/anything you'd like us to know about yourself, why osteopathic medicine, etc." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Osteopathic medicine? Why Nova? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Almost all specific to my file, which they obviously read closely. This impressed me. Some schools clearly had NOT read my file. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why D.O.? Why Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me your story, how did you end up here today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They gave me a free response to speak about whatever I felt necessary to tell them in regards to my application" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"After reading your personal statement, tell me more about your rural shadowing experience with a DO." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us a little bit about how you ended up sitting here at this table with us." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was the problem with chemistry?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine, why DO, how did you hear about NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"who founded osteopathic medicine, why did he do that, what event in his life made him do this?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

""If it came down to you and one other student with the same GPA, MCAT score, and extracurriculars, why should we choose you?"" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in ten years? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine, why DO, why Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you want us to tell to the Admissions Committee?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you decide to pursue medicine over all other health professions you have experienced? What got you interested in osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You did very well in all of your biomedical/bio classes--what class did you have the most difficult with and how did you deal with it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why DO, what is osteopathy?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us what you want us to know about you." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Given all the activities and work you are involved in, what time management strategies do you use?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why do? what specialization? why rural medicine? if you and your dad had a fight what would he say are your strengths? what do you do for fun? would you stay in the us to work after med school (i was asked this bc i am an int'l student)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your research" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you prepared for the MCATS" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about the research you did with surgical hernia repairs." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What made you come down to Florida?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Mostly related to my application - grades, MCAT, personal experiences, work history" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why medicine? why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Osteopathy?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Imagine yourself in a large library with many sections. Which section or genre would you find yourself gravitating towards?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NOVA? (when i gave a general answer, they asked what specifically about the DO program attracted me..like what certain things about the program specifically that attracted me). Why applied to like 20+ MD programs, and only 7 DO programs? What is the status of your applications at all those other schools that you applied to? Why DO, and not MD? (hard cuz one member on the panel was MD/JD)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us how you got here." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you find out about Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How was your trip?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you went to the library (non-medical), which section would we find you in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself what are you doing currently? Why DO? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What brought you to DO and NOVA? and how do you compare DO to MD? How would your friend describe you? What would you do if you didnt get into med school this year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why the discrepancy between your grades and MCAT score?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What your best friend would say as a positive and negative trait about you" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why med? Why DO? Why Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Have you thought about specialties at all?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Pretty standard except for inquiries about hobbies and other interests." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in a decade" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"where i see myself in 10 years" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"how did you improve your mcat score by so much?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you define a DO in america?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you know about Osteopathic Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Before we start, is there anything you would like to tell us about yourself?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your MCAT performance." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If we brought your best friend in here, what would she tell us were your pros and cons?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine? What do you know about osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself(very general) " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine? why D.O.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you decide that you wanted to become a D.O.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why become a D.O." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself. What events led you to want to become a doctor? Why did you decide to apply to only DO schools? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a DO" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"With all your extra-curricular activities, how will you balance your school work and social life?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the hardest thing about being a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why this C? You think you can handle the tougher curriculum?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What type of doctor do you want to be and where would you like to practice?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? what are you doing now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Is there anything you want to tell us about yourself? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to go into Osteopathic Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Give us someone that has been a role model for you that we would recognize as well and expain why you chose that person" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did I pick my undergrad school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself and Why do you want to become a DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Did you take German Film?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I am not convinced you can handle med school with your undergrad GPA, convince me. (this is kind or a trick because if you think about it, they would not invite you to interview if the school did not think you can handle med school)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Give a personal statement as to why you would like to become an osteopathic physician. Why NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see you were an EMT in high school. Did you always know you wanted to be a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see you have volunteered at Camp Boggy Creek. Tell me about that experience and how you have changed from that experience." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What have you done that has prepared you the most for medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You applied to several MD schools, why are you applying to D.O. school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What have you observed a doctor do that impressed you positively?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If we talked to your best friend, what would she say is your greatest strengths? Your biggest weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your strengths and weaknesses" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself?; Briefly discuss the history of osteopathic medicine.; Where do you see yourself in a decade?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Ha! you chose XXX school to go to undergrad because of the academics?!?!?!" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathy? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see that you were a very good athlete, will you be a better doctor or a better athlete - and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How are you doing today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where you see your self in say 10-15 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Osteopathic Medicine? (One interviewer always asks who founded Ostepathic Medicine, I didn't have him, but in case you do it was Andrew Taylor Still)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 10 yrs?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you read any books" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"talk about yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"how are you today? tell me about yourself and why you want to be a doctor, how do you handle stress, what do you do for fun" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why i applied to so many schools (returning student.. i was advised to do so)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why major in economics?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So, what do you know about Herceptin? (in reference to cancer research I've done)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain your experience shadowing a doctor." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself and how you ended up where you are today; what are your strengths and weaknesses?; What was your most significant volunteer experience?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine ?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do want to become a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your main weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why did you apply to both MD and DO programs, what is the difference between MD and DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you react in an academically challenging situation?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your strengths and your weaknesses." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Who other than a family member do you admire and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Do, why NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's your biggest weakness/strength?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are you hobbies?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Specifics on Spanish poetry, film, literature of which I've taken one class on each." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will be the hardest part of medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How does your father (an MD) feel about you becoming a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did I choose the my major, and how is that going to help me in medical school? I was a anthro major." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Since you did not do well in class X in college, what makes you think you will be able to do well in that class in medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you know about DOs?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your achievements in college." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to both allopathic and osteopathic schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why were your grades poor early in some classes? Why are your MCAT sciences strong and your verbal low? Tell me about your research and teaching?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the history of Osteopathic Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What have you learned from your time at hospice about end of life care? Where do you see yourself in 10 or 12 years? What field are you interested in? What are you strengths and weaknesses? (1st Interviewer)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in ten years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine? Why DO? Biggest strenghts and weaknesses? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How have experiences in your life prepared you to come to this medical school? Tell me about them." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you find out about osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Who is your favorite character on ER?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Basic stuff... Tell us about yourself? Why DO? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I hear you're a musician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain differences between Do and MD schools. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you the first woman in your family to go to med school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"y do u have a masters" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about this grade... and this grade..." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name a person who positively influenced you during your undergraduate years and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your strengths/weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do to manage stress?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain why your freshman year grades are so much lower than later years." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do I know about Osteopathy?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"strenghts/weaknesses" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your hobbies?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe yourself, choices in schools including reasons for attending NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you like Florida? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the difference b/w MD and DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Give us your sales pitch to accept you into the osteopathic school at Nova." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They really were generic." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell me about semester at sea" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you get this grade in OChem? What experiences have you had from working in a hospital setting? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you have some many withdrawals? Why did you receive _____ grade?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you best friend say is you best and worst qualities" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you got in MD and DO, how would you make your decision?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you get "this grade" in "this class"?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"exp. verbal score./tell us about yourself/" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why is your verbal score lower than your science scores (my science scores were an 8 and 9 and verbal was 7 so I was surprised at this question)? With all your experience do you know what medical area you are interested in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You applied to osteopathic schools as well as allopathic. What is it about osteopathic schools that made you apply to them?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Best friend would say best and worst character?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"With all the schools that you applied to what will make you come to NSU? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain tell a little about the PA Governor's School of Excellence." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why only the minimum science requirements? We see you had good MCAT scores, did you prepare with Kaplan?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Stregnths/Weaknesses" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How is it that you got a better grade in P-Chem than O-Chem." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your greatest strengths/weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What have others said are your strengths / weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself Did you apply to M.D. schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you know about DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you know the DO that wrote you letter?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? Why NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself, from birth to now." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Discrepancy between my GPA and MCAT." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why a D.O?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you decide to leave Ponce School of Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think would be your biggest obstacle in med school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself. (Be ready to talk, and you should definitely rehearse this ahead of time.)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain why there was a decline in grades from Freshman to senior status" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You have been involved with ***** for so long. I am very interested in it. Tell me about it." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You're from out-of-state; what attracted you to NSU-COM?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your interest in medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine. Why DO? What drove you to the the path your on today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? When did you decide? Do you know any DOs?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What makes you think you can handle medical school? What is DO to you? Who founded DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Your essays have shown us a lot of your strengths, but what would you consider are your weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

" Why did you major in psychology in undergrad?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"In what area of medicine would you like to practice?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What brings you here? ie Why DO? Why NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why D.O.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Hobbies, sports" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to so many schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Job at NASA? How it will help me during medical and in the medical profession? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will be the three hardest things about being a doctor." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"read the comments from above!!" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"i can't remember word for word so i will give you a general idea: why DO if you are applying to so many allopathic?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where is _________ ? (Small town that I was raised) Was _________ a hard school? What specialty?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a D.O.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NOVA" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Talk about your shadowing experience. Did you see any Osteopathic principles applied there? What language do you speak at home? (hinting at my verbal score on MCAT)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? Why Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain low grades" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Dr. Terry asked: Was English spoken as a second language at home? He was trying to get at my verbal score" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you handle individuals who are negative about animal research (my research utilizes a rat model); They asked if I wanted to be a surgeon (relating back to my research)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO and Why NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you play basketball? (the very first question they asked)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you aware of the current situation with HMO's? What do you fear about being accepted into medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you dissatisfied with the US Government in any way?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If the D.O. I shadowed used manipulation on her patients." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain your low GPA." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tel me about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the biggest challenge you're going to have to overcome while studying medicine? Why do you want to be a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should I see you as a doctor? This is the opportunity to sell yourself to the interviewers." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do I see myself in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Three main questions from all my interviews are :1) tell me about yourself. 2) Why DO? 3) Why (school)? So, know yourself and your motivation well!!!! BEST OF LUCK!!!" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you want to practice are you going to stay in Florida?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you know or have you worked with any D.O.'s" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What makes you think you can handle medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Can you explain why your lowest score in the MCAT was where you got the strongest letter of recommendation from a professor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What, besides geography, make you think NSU is the right school for you? (I am from Florida) (Know a little about the school before you go)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How big a role does academics and compassion play in family practice?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 2)?

"What I thought about the U.S. healthcare system." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about a time where you struggled in school." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where were the other medical schools I applied?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was my path to medicine." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you get the grade that you got in Ochem?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you manage school work and what do you do to for fun" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your research." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How I manage my time" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Parents aren't in healthcare, why do I want to go into healthcare." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They brought up a volunteer experience that I had very little hours in and asked how I thought it will make me a better doctor." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was your most meaningful community service experience?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you handle stress?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what role do you play in a team" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So it looks like you got a C in organic chemistry. Tell me about that." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What type of medicine are you interested in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NOVA university?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you study and organize your time?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is wrong with the healthcare system in America today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us something about you that isn't already in your file." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Have you accomplished ____? (a goal I listed in my personal statement. My response was "not yet" and they loved that it showed it was still a goal of mine)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How have you improved your study habits?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asked about a rough semester in undergrad." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What characteristics does a doctor need to possess" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you do to improve medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is one thing you would change about healthcare?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How can you fix healthcare" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you were accepted into your top 5 schools, what would be important in choosing your number 1 school if finances and location were not considered." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Was there a physician mentor that you looked up to?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe yourself in three words." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are you doing to be active in your community right now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO and why Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you choose to write about what you did in your personal statement?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are examples of when you were a leader in community service?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you deal with difficult classes?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you consider as one of your weak points? What medical-related service activities have you participated in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about a specific experience that occurred in the ER where you volunteer." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What does your spouse do? (plus several follow-ups on the topic)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about you." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Biggest healthcare problem and how would you solve it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell Us About Yourself. What is one class you've struggle in and what did you do succeed in it? Tell us about a time when you've taken a leadership role in a community service activity? Is there anything you would like to add to your application that you haven't had the chance to say? How would you reform health care (without talking about tort reform)? How did you prepare for today's interview?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your learning style?/ Tell me about a time when you struggled in a class and how did you overcome it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Florida? (I'm out-of-state)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What experience in your life helped you become the person you are?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you fix healthcare?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name a problem that you see in the health care field." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Can you tell me about a doctor that inspired you to pursue medicine (or perhaps one that dissuaded you)?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was a class you struggled in and what did you do to overcome that." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you contribute to the diversity of the incoming class?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think the biggest problem with healthcare is and how would you fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Give us an example of how you are a self motivator." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think of the current healthcare system and how would you fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What has been your favorite/most meaningful activities?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Did you ever work with a doctor that you did not respect? Why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is one class that you struggled in and how did you get through it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Which is the most respected/important physician you have shadowed/met so far? Follow up question, can you give us characteristic about your doctor that you shadowed? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you bring to NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"very file specific" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Out of the 15/20 people here, only 2/3 will be selected. Why should we pick you to come here out of all of these people?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova? Why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine? Why DO? Why primary care? What do you think you'll be doing in 20 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your "Big Brothers experience"? Do you think his ADHD was due to nutrition?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would your friends say are your best qualities?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you know what kind of medicine you'd like to practice?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did your college activities help prepare you for osteopathic school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"More question pertaining to my file. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you only apply to Osteopathic? Is it because your Father is a DO? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's up with your low science GPA" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's up with your low bio score? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathic medicine? What do you know about D.O.'s? Have you ever been seen by a D.O.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine, if you were not a science major?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"the ole best and worst qualities question..." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you deal with stress? (I think they asked me this in order to make sure I wasnt some sort of book worm.." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you think you have had interest in a specific type of medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"basic questions about part of my application" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Within the past year who has been an inspiration in your life?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? How do your activities help you understand what it means to be a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"We have reviewed your file and are curious about your freshman year performance. How were you able to turn things around? How were you able to do all of the things that you did well?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? Why Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain your low MCAT verbal score" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You only took 15 - 16 hours a semester in college. How do you expect to cope with the equivalent to 32 hours a semester here?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you think you will be receiving an equivalent quality of medical education in a DO program compared to a MD program? Why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what would i do if didn't get into medical school this year? *asked this twice*" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

""Tell me about yourself"" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Florida has a very diverse population, how do you think you would deal with this?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine? Why DO? Why Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you adapt when you moved from a small city to a large city?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your research." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what is wrong with healthcare and how would you fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Most of questions were about my unusual major and career." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe a typical week for you? What do you do to relax and help you stay balanced?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You seem to be pretty busy and involved, what is one way that you "unwind"? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell me about yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"When was the specific moment when you decided to pursue medicine (answer can't be related to a person who influenced you)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Of your volunteer work, was there a situation where things were going south and you swooped in and rescued everyone?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Your science gpa isn't stellar, tell us what happened there" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your low undergrad GPA" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would it take for you to come to Nova over other schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why would you choose nova over other schools" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do for fun/to relax?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"if your bestfriend was here, what would he/she say be your best and worse quality?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What field of medicine would you like to go into? (You pretty much have to say general practice)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain your poor academic performance during your freshman year of college." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How does [specific volunteer experience] relate to you becoming a physician? What kind of social contexts have you worked in to help you understand what medicine is all about? Tell us about your childhood in the foreign country you used to live in (they got that from my aacomas essay). How has that contributed to your desire in medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You seem to have a great interest in OMM. Elaborate. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did you do between your 1st and 2nd MCAT to improve?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you end up overseas?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did you choose DO over MD?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What type of doctor do you want to be?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did u find out about NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What specialty are you considering? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would be the hardest part of being a doctor? The salary of a doctor is not as high as they make it seem, what do u think of that? Name some qualities that a doctor should possess. What are you positive and negative qualities? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your interest is Osteopathy and what do you know about it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you perform well in a class 3X harder than any you've had before" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your most meaningfull activity and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you feel that being a DO will limit your chances of getting into non-primary care specialties?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Strenths/weaknesses, why DO and medicine in general, difficult situation in my healthcare experience, early academic difficulties, why NSU, etc." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what is osteopathy?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO/NSUCOM" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why DO, why NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 5 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what would you do different in med school to get better grades in science classes" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you choose your major?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are there so many withdrawals in your transcript?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to become a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us more about your Red Cross work." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me more about *** extra-curricular activity, and *** volunteer experience. (there were a lot of questions about my personal file.) " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you do if you don't get accepted to medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe your clinical medical experiences" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What attracted you to DO Programs?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you know about DO? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your research and volunteering experiences." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you applied to D.O. and M.D. schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"name any person you would meet if you could" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in ten years? Why are your grades so high and your MCAT scores average? (I have been out of school for 10 years)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain different extracurriculars I did, such as volunteering and shadowing." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain Organic Chemistry grades (i got C+s because it was soph year and i was pledging a fraternity)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did you do to improve your MCAT score the second time around?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"your gpa and is lower than the avg. (by 1 tenth, ridiculous) what could you bring to the school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you prepare for the MCAT? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You got a C in this class, do you think you'll be able to handle the tougher curriculum?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you do to better prepare for exams?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How many people are in your hometown" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What happened with a couple low grades?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"WHat is the difference between MD and DO in 2 sentences or less?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell me your biggest strength and weakness." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about Dr. (my do shadower)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are you interested in NSU COM?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you learn about osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What caused the delay between undergrad and grad school" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think will be the most difficult part of becoming a physician for you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your undergraduate degree. Tell us about your graduate degee." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How many schools did you apply to last year and how many are you applying to this year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you do not get in this year, what would you do?; I see that you took a class on terrorism...; what would your girlfriend tell me was one of your weaknesses/strengths?; what does she think about this school? (i have no idea how she came up...)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your strengths/weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we accept your to our medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you do if you don't get into medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You applied to 16 MD schools last year and were rejected. How did you deal with that?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you plan on doing if you don't get in this year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"During a particular semester my grades had significantly fallen, and I was asked to explain why." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 10 years" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why do you think research is important" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why osteopathic medicine, where do you see yourself in 10 years, " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what do i think i'll be doing in 10 years" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are you interested in Nova, DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You applied to both alloptahic and osteopathic, how will you choose?; When did you first decide you wanted to become a physcian?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO ?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your main strength?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell me about what you have been doing this year (since I took this year of to work)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you think you can handle the course load( this being said because I was currently taking only one course)?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your strengths and weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to both osteopathic and allopathic schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you deal with stress?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was your most difficult subject in undergraduate? If you were to take subject ten times harder then that class here at Nova, how would you approach it differently to ensure you succeeded in the course?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do u know u want primary care?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"When have I been in a situation in which I've been very impressed with what a doctor did or very disturbed by what he/she did?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why shouldn't I just go ahead and kick you out of this office right now. You should never come into an interview with a smirk as nasty as that on your face. Just kidding. I totally made that up. Nothing too hard or unreasonable. See most difficult and interesting." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Since you applied to 36 schools in total (MD schools included) are you sure you know what the DO philosophy is about?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NSU? If you get accepted to other schools, how will you choose which one to attend?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How have my life experiences encouraged me to apply to medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to become a DO even though you come from a family of MDs?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you get this grade in this class." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain stuff, which are specific for my application." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we pick you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Say you get many acceptance letters, how will you decide which school to attend?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine? Why Master's degree and not straight to medicine? What is your status at other schools? What criteria would you use to choose your school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would your best friend say if asked are your weaknesses and your strengths?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you speak so articulately, but have a low verbal score on your MCAT? You seem to be introverted, but speak about being extraverted... how do you resolve this discrepancy? (2nd Interviewer)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are you doing research?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is a positive and a negative experience you have had with a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the most rigorous semester you have taken? How did you manage your time for this?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Have you had any one on one patient contact? I dont know why I was asked this since they could see I had from my file." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"What is DO? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Why DO when you have never been treated by a DO? If you where accepted here... tomorrow would you choose us and come here. I said non! That would not be fair to the other schoos. I did not even visit there yet." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"What was your most difficult class and how did you get through it? How do you think the transition will be from a small classroom size to auditorium seating?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Osteopathy? Tell us about your relationship with Dr. So-and-So (my referring D.O.)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Which degree would you prefer, MD or DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why does your VR score differ so much from your science scores? Do you have trouble with reading? What was the last book you read?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Why DO? Why NSUCOM?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Why did you chose chem as your major when you had a hard time in adv org chem" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You live in [State], so would you go to [In-State School] if you were accepted there? This was easy for me because I really do want to leave my current state to move to Florida. This is where showing your interest in NSU will pay off." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Since your science GPA is "X" do you feel you will be able to handle the science classes here? NOTE: you really should expect to explain ANYTHING on your transcript that isn't an excellent mark!!)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you include underserved segments of the population in your practice as a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Discrepency between numbers; GPA and MCAT. (A word of advice from an MS2 who went to law school prior to this: DONT DEFEND YOURSELF> Accept it and make a positive productive turnabout! " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Asked about ECs and volunteering. You could tell they had looked at my file before the interview because they asked specifics. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Why DO" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"What do you do in your spare time; Where do you see yourself in 12 years; How would your friends describe you" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"How long of drive was it for you to get here? Why DO? What are your good qualities? Read any interesting books recently?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why didn't you take any science courses your first year of college. What would you do if you were not accepted? Why osteopathic medicine (I only applied to Osteopathic schools)? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you know about Osteopathic Medicine, and if you like it so much, why did you apply to so many MD schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you change your major from physical therapy to biology." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain your low MCAT scores." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself 10 years from now? This is the opportunity for the admission committe to see whether you fit to their school body." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did I do so well in such hard classes in undergrad school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Why is this class grade lower than others?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"When did you realize you wanted to become a physician and what do you know about osteopathic medicine." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You had 2 opportunities to retake the MCAT after your first attempt, but have not. Are you afraid of the test?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you do if you don't get in this year? (I'll be back next year)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"you did academically well, but there is a discrepancy with your mcat - why? a great answer is to say that you were happy with your score and also that numbers are not the most important thing in an applicant. otherwise you would not have been invited." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"What is one thing healthcare can improve upon?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why they should choose me." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would be the hardest adjustment to medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"What was your hardest year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"The last question of the interview was they asked "why should we accept you over any other students interviewing"?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do in your spare time?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the biggest problem in health care right now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you manage your time? How do you make time for all your responsibilities?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why DO" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your community service involvement." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What difficulties have you seen during your time shadowing a primary care physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself and why you want to be a doctor." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your study habits." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we accept you over everyone else here?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If your best friend was sitting next to you, how would s/he describe you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will you manage the rigors of medical school with your wife and child?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you handle three exams per week?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"If you could fix one thing about healthcare, what would it be?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did your shadowing experience inspire you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is the biggest issue in healthcare today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"App-specific questions..." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your leadership positions" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you change about healthcare?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about a class you took, not necessarily a science class, that you struggled with and how you worked through it" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will be your biggest challenge in attending Medical school at NOVA" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you change health care?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you only participate in this activity for a semester?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your opinions of health care reform?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are learning strategies you utilize in a difficult course?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you do if you have trouble in a class?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asked about my verbal score." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the most pertinent problem facing health care today." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your experiences in the healthcare setting." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What specifically made you interested in Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did South Africa teach you? (Did a medical internship there) " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Most challanging course? What did you learn?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about a leadership activity." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"(More questions specific to my file)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What needs to change about health care in America? Do not mention medical malpractice or lawsuits." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about this leadership experience." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we accept you to Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is wrong with healthcare in America and how would you fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"Tell us about a time you displayed leadership qualities." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Specifics about my file" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you organize yourself with multiple priorities?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Have you had any leadership experience in your community?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you manage your time?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why D.O.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What made you decide to apply/interview at NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is wrong with the health care and how would you change it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think of the present state of health care?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you know florida well? i am out of state and did not know it well" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You and your sister get into a fight. You both are still in a bad mood. At that point, what would your sister say is the best quality about you? Your worst?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Have you interviewed at any other schools? How did you do? Why do you think that?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO over MD? Why Nova? Why did you apply to both DO and MD? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about *school I attended*." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do your activities help you understand what it means to be a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What specialties do you want to go into? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What specialties are you interested in? What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you hear about osteopathic medicine" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you deal with stress?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a D.O.?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you know you can handle medical school without having taken a lot of upper-level science courses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any questions for us? (make sure you ask them questions!!!! this is a common pitfall amongst students)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you know about Osteopathic Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your experience with Dr. Stein." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

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"What would you do if you didn't get into school this year? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If we had lunch with your mother what would she tell us to look out for about you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Name two strengths and two weaknesses." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you explain the increased number of diagnoses of autism?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you see yourself in 10-15 years from now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"if my 'twin' was applying and it came down to just us, why would i be the better candidate for NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

""What do your parents do for work?" and then specific questions about my file" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"questions about my life and my research" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would a friend describe you? Where do you see yourself in 10 years? What do you do for fun? If you could change one thing about your personality, what would it be and why? Specific questions about my file" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I can't think of any other questions: We really just chatted, I told them about my research, international work/volunteer, and current status in my MPH program." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to come to Florida (I was an out of stater)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"questions specific to my file" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you tell us to relay on to the admissions committee about yourself? Where do you see yourself in the future in the field of medicine? Any specific specialties you are interested in? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What has been the most stressful situation you have been in and how have you dealt with it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The expected ones (that made up most of the interview): Tell me about your self. Why medicine? And not psychology (my major)? Why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"name strength and weakness" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are you looking for in a medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you learn about osteopathic medicine? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova? Literally that was about it." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Given complete power, what, if anything, would you change in the delivery of health care?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why your major?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you consider to be your weakness " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe a typical work day" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What specialties are you considering?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you want to specialize in" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any question for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You grades are good enough for a strong MD school; why do you want to be a DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell us about your experience working in the ER" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Did you like your undergrad?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where else have you applied?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You wanna go into medicine, but you got C's in Orgo and another bio class...what do you say about that? You play all these instruments...which one are you most talented at? Why did you stop playing the other instrument? What did you do differently between the first and second MCATs? How do you deal with stress? How will you handle stresses of medical school? What research are you interested in? Where do you see yourself in ten years? What do you want us to tell the admissions commmittee about you, in one sentence?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They really did a lot of the talking. They also said my responses were the ''right'' responses. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What specialty are you interested in? (be honest, I told them I liked Ortho and they had no problem esp. since one of my interviews was head of surgery dept.)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How could you contribute to Nova's international program?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did you do at ____ job? (It was a non-medical job)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What type of field do you want to go into?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your volunteer experience with senior citizens" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is something negative u have seen about medicine during your clinical experiences?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your volunteer experience" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do for fun? Follow up question after I said I play soccer: What do u think of Beckham coming to the US. How do you think the canes (Miami hurricanes) are gonna do this weekend?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you see happening with your career in the next 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Follow up question about the negative trait" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How's your day going so far?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"how do you prepare for exams? describe your work ethic." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why have you only applied to three schools" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"if i had a class 3x harder than any other...how would i deal with it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Briefly describe yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what is difference between MD and DO? why did you apply to both?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What makes you angry?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you deal with stress in your life?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Personal questions from application." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Think of the hardest class you ever took. How would you prepare for one 3 times as hard?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why D.O.? Why medicine? Your father is an M.D., what does he think about your applying to D.O. schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe a time in which you had a leadership role. Who would be your contemporary hero and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in ten years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you get a C in Gen Chem and A's in Organic Chem? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you see yourself doing 10 years from now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"name three characteristics of a leader" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are you hobbies? Any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me why you had mediocre science grades? (interviewer did not notice that my grades had a definite upward trend)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Specific questions from my application" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what are you doing now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you like to do to relax?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what specialty are you interested in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the most challenging thing you have ever done?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 10-15 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are the 3 most important qualities a doctor should possess and explain your reasoning" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"where do I see myself after residency?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your shadowing experience" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is the role of Public Health in Medicine. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"do you do snipe bidding? (I buy and sell clothing on eBay and sniping is a term that describes placing a high bid in the last seconds of the auction to win an auction, I was quite impressed that an interviewer asked me this :) )" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you tell people about osteopathic medicine to educate them?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What kind specialty are you interested in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Your parents own an Italian restaurant, how did that come about?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us a little about yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you get to where you are today? (I babbled because it was so open-ended)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you could not become a physician, what would you do?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see you applied to 10 other schools. What have you heard?; what sets you apart from the other candidates that came here today for interviews?; what should we tell the admissions committee on your behalf?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What kind of medicine do you want to go into?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about a life-altering experience." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why such a low verbal score, and such a high writing score?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You seem well-spoken, how did you score low in the verbal section of MCAT the first time and how were you able to raise your score 5 points?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Can you tell me who's the founder of Osteoapthic Medicine? ( Be sure to fully explain the history of how Osteopathic medicine came about)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you do if you don't get into medical school this year? (They then assured me that my interview was going great, and that I shouldn't think that that meant they thought I wasn't going to get accepted)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was your favorite aspect of the tour and why? ( I toured before the interview)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will you contribute to the student body" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why i got a certain grade." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell me about your doctor-patient interactions?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"In this technologically-advanced age, how are you going to apply the knowledge you learn in med school to medical work in developing countries that have little infrastructure?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you change about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Who was the founder of osteopathic medicine? (elaborate in detail)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the challenge for you to study medicine compare to engineer ?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Strengths?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The rest were specific to my application as yours will be?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"one interviewer asked who is the founder of Osteopathic medicine, he warned the group he was going to so noone was caught off guard." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did I want to ask?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about some community service that you did." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What volunteer experience do you feel has helped others the most?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will lead you to your decision if you get accepted in to both schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Did you apply to any MD programs?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Medical school can be a really stressful time, who in your life will be there for you during those tought times? In other words, who makes up your support system? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's my relationship with the DO that wrote my letter?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain weakness/strengths in 1 to 2 words." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"See above." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your strengths and weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to both MD and DO schools? Which do you prefer?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asked about community service." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we accept you when most of the people on your commitee letter did not recommend you as a good candidate for medical school? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you know about osteopathic medicine? Why do you want to go to Nova?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do to relieve stress?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about the DO you had as a child." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about Osteopathy?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Osteopathy? Strengths/weaknesses? What area of medicine would you like to practice in?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What questions do you have for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me what you've learned from your research? (3rd Interviewer)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you take class X?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see that you've applied to 8 Osteopathic schools, how will you decide which one to attend?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your job experience and papers that you co-authored" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathic?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would your friends describe you on a very stressful day?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"History questions. Micro questions. Music questions. Will question you about specifics from you class work (hope you paid attention in school). Wants to see if you can think on your feet." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Who is the founder of Osteopathic Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your research. Whats a weakness you have? What's a weakness your friends would say you have? What's a strength you have? Tell us about your shadowing experience and where you learned about osteopathic medicine." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any preference of location?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are you applying to DO school now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your application status at other schools you have applied?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"wat did u have for dinner" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You say Nova is your number one choice, why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you choose between MD and DO? What are your goals?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do for fun? Why did you apply to allopathic schools? Have you interviewed anywhere else/why do you want to go there? Explain your grades for these courses. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why is your science gpa so low?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Since this is your 3rd year applying to medical school, why dont you think youve been accepted to an MD school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did I get a C in biology? (I got a C+ and it was my only C ever)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will you handle taking so many hours per semester, after taking a regular undergraduate courseload?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"personal support system? what do you think is the most philantrophic act you have done?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain your grades." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe your volunteer experience at Vera House, a battered womans shelter?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Weaknesses? What area of specialty? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what will you do if you dont get in this year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you become interested in medicine? Why should we tell the admissions committee to accept you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you decide between an allopathic and osteopathic program if accepted to both?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you feel has been your most important achievement?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why do you want to be a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you do if you don't get in to med school? Will you reapply? Why osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would your best friend say is your best and worst qualities?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova Southeastern?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"how was your experience working in a pharmacy?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NSU-COM?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why applied allo? why applied other osteo? which one would you choose if accepted?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you do differently to improve verbal score? Greatest strength/weakeness? Most Difficult class? With all of your teaching experience, is that something that your enjoy? Why the drop in QPA your second year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why is your VR score so much lower than your Bio and Physical scores? What happend?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you get to know about osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you want to work in Rural area... I don't think so... not sure. What specialty... I am not sure. Don't have exposure to everything can't make judgement." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why nova since you applied to a bunch of schools back north?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Is there anything you want us to tell the admission committee on your behalf?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was your most significant volunteer experience?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Greatest strength and greatest weakness? Where do you see yourself in 15 years? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's the difference between MD and DO. Why did you apply only to DO schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do I see my career in 10 years? Strengths and weaknesses." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What skill do you think you'll need to make it through medical school." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NSU? Do you like Florida?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do plan to handle the stressors of medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see you applied to many DO schools, why NOVA (good answer here is so that you can increase your probability of getting into osteopathic school, because you believe at least getting a DO degree is better than not getting one at all)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your volunteer experiences/experiences that made you want to be a doctor/personal story?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you get to this point (professionally)? What will be the deciding factor in where you decide to go to school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply here, why should we except you, why do you think you can pass med school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Talk about my educational past experiences." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is something negative that your best friend would say about you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What positive and negative things would your friends say about you." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How you handle stress ?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you like the committee on admissions to know about you? I was asked to sell myself to the committee" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what do you do for fun" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NSU. Your science scores on the MCAT are great (11 11), how come your verbal (7) is a little lower than the others. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"All of the rest of my questions were pretty basic. Just rehearse all of the other potential questions that you see on SDN. Although I hear that they may hit you with the ol' "what will you do if you don't get accepted." At which point, you should have some kind of response that includes re-applying until you get in." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why I wanted to become a Physician" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your volunteer experiences in oncology. Why did you do poorly in your orgo chem classes?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Talk about your MCAT. Any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"From here on it was mostly free floating conversation with varied questions asking about me and my personal history" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you foresee as being your biggest challenge in becoming a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you have us tell the commitie?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think of the current health system? What are some health topics that you think need addressing? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If we had your friend sitting here, what would they say about you. Why should we accept you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any questiuns for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why have you choosen NSU? (have a long, detailed answer prepared for this one)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

" What brings you here?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Talk about your MCAT score." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What kind of medicine do you see yourself practicing?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Is there any part of your academic history that you feel is weak?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your clinical experience?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What hobbies do I have?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You said in your app that you heard about DO at a presentation, how did you go from not knowing anything about it to only applying to DO schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what would your best friend say is the best and worst thing about you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? Why NSUCOM?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NSU?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"if a student was the same as you on paper why should i choose you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathy? (I only applied to DO schools) Asked about my biochemistry class. (currently taking it) Asked about my hobbies." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Would you change the way doctor's now treat patients?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you think you will settle in the state you are from ? California?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did you do to improve your chances of getting in at Nova this year that you didn't last year? (I applied last year as well). What would you do if you don't get in this year? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What kind of speciality?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Have you had other interviews?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Talk about your reserach and are you interested in research as part of your career?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why these bad grades in 1993?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will you integrate your undergraduate major into your future practice in medicine (I majored in nutrition); What is the one thing you want us to tell the admissions committee about you." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is this volunteering experience about.....etc....?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to an allopathic school? Do you have any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you plan to make it through medical school? How would a friend describe you? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where did you get that tie?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself practicing medicine after school and residency?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why didn't you do better in Physics?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about a medical experience in which physician behavior was horrific vs wonderful." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do for fun?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"1)Explain why your GPA drops in the sophomore year of your undergradute. 2)The medical school curriculum is very challenging, at least 26 credits hours per semester. How do you plan to handle that vigorous curriculum?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Did I know the advantages of gradutaing from their school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your strengths/weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How can you guarantee that you will succeed in medical school with such a low MCAT section score? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"the good old - where do you see yourself 10 years from now" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most interesting question?

"How I managed my time." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do I think I would relate to patients as a physician but ignore what I learned in my prior career." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If i was taking a friend to the ER, what traits would I value in a physical seeing her." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If I was not going to become a doctor what would I want to be?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"N/A" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How can you demonstrate your leadership abilities" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asked me about my most meaningful volunteer experience." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you like to read?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the biggest problem in health care right now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you come to medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you could be any animal, what would you be and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"About tropical medicine." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What qualities do you think an outstanding physician should possess?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Wasn't Mitt Romney's idea for solving the healthcare problem that it's ok for people to use the ER for primary care?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What makes a good doctor? (they kept pressing)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If your best friend was sitting next to you, how would s/he describe you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did ____ job from when you were 16 help you get here today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me something about yourself that's not in your file?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you think you can change people?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Has your outspoken nature ever gotten you in trouble?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the one thing you would change about healthcare?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you had a class you were doing poorly in how would you adjust" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you organize and prioritize your time? How did you do this in the past?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will your study skills translate to medical school" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing was all too "original" but the conversational style was nice and fresh, and it was evident that everyone knew what was going on." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about a time when you had to prioritize multiple responsibilities and what you did to take care of them all." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you intend to overcome the challenges that NOVA presents?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No specific questions. Attended Medical School Experience Day." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain a time you had a difficult class and how you overcame it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you consider the biggest problems in our health care system? How would you fix the shortage of primary care doctors? Tell me about the surgery you observed. Tell me more about your research project abroad." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What kind of music do you sing?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"When do you think there will be a HIV vaccine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your biggest weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about a specific experience that occurred in the ER where you volunteer." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why is it that you applied to only MD schools in the past and only DO schools this year? (It was interesting because I have great reasons, and he responded very well to my answer)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you think you did poorly the first time you took x class? This was interesting because one interviewer said that my answer wasn't the same as the explanation provided by the professor in his letter of recommendation (my bad I guess...?). He then told me some of what was in the letter - are they supposed to do that? Lol." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"See 3" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Two questions sparked some genuine conversation: Who is one doctor you look up to? and What is your ethnicity?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Sell Yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Talk about a time in which you held a leadership position in your volunteer experience." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Would you like a cookie?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you stay positive?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you contribute to the diversity of the incoming class?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Oppinion on healthcare reform. Most of my questions were about my oppinions and ideas." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How you would you fix the US healthcare system?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the most important healthcare issue minus legal. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Did you ever work with a doctor that you did not respect? Why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your oppinion about healthcare reform?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None, they were pretty standard questions, everyone was asked the health question in our interview session." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What question are you glad we didn't ask?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"you applied to MD and DO? Why" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing really interesting..." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You do realize you applied here really late?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"*Hypothetically Speaking* If you knew a patient was going to die in 6 months how would you break the news to them? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would your friends say are your best qualities?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name two of your weaknesses." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name two weaknesses that you have." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What about other medical systems interests you (in response to my questions regarding their DO/MPH)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing particularly interesting, probably the 1st question, because it was so open-ended and took up a lot of the interview" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If your enemy were to describe us to you in a sentence...." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you were to go into a library, what would be the first section you would go to? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None..." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What drove you to choose a specific job while in high school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"the free response to basically approach whatever way I wanted" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you were working in a prison and asked to perform lethal injections what would be your stand on the issue?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did you find most fascinating since you started shadowing a DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you explain the inhumane acts people commit against others?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How were you able to keep up all of your school activities and still perform well in school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"We see here you have applied to X number of MD schools and X number of DO schools... where are you at in the interview processes for all of these? Any acceptances? Also asked some personal questions about my file and what I've been doing in my year off since graduation to prepare for school." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If we had coffee with your best friend what would he/she tell us about you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You've applied to many allopathic schools last year and this year you've applied to many DO schools. Why? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you explain the increased number of diagnoses of autism?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you read Chinese? (I'm Chinese)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"explain an experience i've had that has motivated me to become a physician" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"if you could change one thing about your personality, what would it be" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"At my 30yr highschool reunion, how will the students react when they find out I am a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was your hardest/most challenging class and what did you do to succeed?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What have you learned from you life experiences?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none really, they were all expected" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None in particular" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your experience in XXXX (part of personal statement)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you stay sane?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"typical interview questions." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you could select a specific medical journal to browse which one and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your research experience" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"describe your typical work day" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did you eat for breakfast?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your experiences in EMS." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what would make you choose nova over another school" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If I were your close friend, how would I describe you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do to relax?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you on any kind of diet?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you on any special diets or fad diets?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Imagine you have an argument with someone about a task that he/she was supposed to do in your organization, but they didnt do it. At the end of the argument, what would that person say was your one strength and one weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about the Alternative Medicine class you took?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you work on?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"My questions were pretty stock. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you like to cook?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why are you interested in coming to florida?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why your verbal score on the MCAT was low, compared to your really high writing sample score" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Would you treat a patient if you knew they had an infectious disease like AIDS or TB?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing particularly interesting" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you interested in the Biochemical aspect of food??? (that one got me for a second, but I answered back intelligently)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you do in Florida wihtout being able to rock climb or ski?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you think the only reason you want to be a doctor is from your own personal experience?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about the weather where you are from?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Many students' perceptions of being a physician are colored by physicians with whom they are acquainted. Tell me about a physician with whom you are acquainted." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"To explain the difference between a high MCAT score and a mediocre GPA." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I honestly was impressed that they took the time to inquire about my musical endeavors and time studying abroad. Most schools would not take the time. Drs. Snyder and Rokusek were very pleasant to talk with." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"(This was an interview for the BS/DO program) If you were to go into another field other than medicine, which would you go into and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you only apply to three schools" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"if i was in a class 3x harder than any class I have ever been in, how would i handle it" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you deal with stress?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us your strengths and weaknesses in less than two words each." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What book did you read for pleasure most recently? Why and how would I rate it compared to others of similar type and by that author?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are there so many withdrawals in my undergrad time?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Just general stuff from my file" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us how you got to this point in life, in regards to your interest in medicine." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was the last book you read for fun?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I notice that you are a substitute teacher. How will you use this educational background as a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why military medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What kind of surfboard do you have?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you want us to tel the admissions committee on your behalf?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"they asked me why I wanted to become a D.O. twice. I don't think they were paying attention." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"All the questions were directly related to my personal file. I didn't have any difficult ethical questions like some of the other applicants." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think can be done to improve healthcare in US?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"An MD asked me why i wanted to be a DO so be prepared for that because I was only prepared to tell a DO why i thought the profession was amazing, not tell an MD why i wasn't choosing the same path he chose." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"very standard questions" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think would be the hardest thing about being a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none really, they were all standard. About my file, etc." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply only to MD schools last year and now only to DO schools this year and what do you know about DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Compare and contrast MD's and DO's." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Everything was pretty basic, nothing not posted on SDN." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you choose to go to your college (my school is in a small town in IL and Im from Florida)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"if you had to choose between anatomy/physiology, microbiology, and biochemistry and could only take one, which would you choose and why" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did I choose my undergrad school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How has your father's death contributed to your decision about going into medicine? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any experience with other ethnic groups." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your greatest strength and weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Which do you believe is more vital to the practic of medicine, knwoledge or compassion?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me in three words how you would describe a successful physician." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you feel about the health care system in the United States? ( I think the only reason why they asked me this question was because I work in the insurance department at the doctor's office)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What have you done that has prepared you the most for medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing particularly out of the norm" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Have you ever observed a doctor doing something that impressed you positively?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How does a dog get ulcers? -- It was a joke that Dr. B made at the end. Some would try to actually answer that! " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing- basic questions" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No surprises if you check out this website and know what you wrote in your application." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see that you were a very good athlete, will you be a better doctor or a better athlete - and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"It was a very conversational interview. They asked me to explain some of my research projects." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see that your sister is an MD- how does she feel about your decision to apply to medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Consider your most difficult class during undergrad and imagine the anatomy class you take in med school to be 30 times harder. How would you change your study habits? What approach would you take?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name a mentor of yours that is not related to you...and explain why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing unusual" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing really interesting" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"all questions were very standard" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why did you major in economics?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Who is the founder of Osteopathic medicine? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"In this technologically-advanced age, how are you going to apply the knowledge you learn in med school to medical work in developing countries that have little infrastructure?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What, if anything, would you change about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was the most significant volunteer experience you've had?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you have a successful career and change to medicine ?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing in particular, all questions were pretty standard." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I was asked to explain why I wanted to attend NOVA given my research background which was very strong and atypical of a NOVA candidate." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"so...you are well spoken in person help me to understand your verbal score." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"To ask them any question I had about the school" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What class did you have the toughest time with in undergrad?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing. The questions were all incredibly basic and impersonal." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I had said that I was creative for a previous question. They asked me to give them an example." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us which is a character that you admire, make sure that we know this character." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How was your drive to Fort Lauderdale?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

""I'm and MD and I see you're dad is also, so why didn't you apply to any MD schools?" If you get that questions... no matter where u are... tell them that it's because of the philosophy. Some people will say because of grades but if you say that it's pretty much over for u... they don't want to be sloppy seconds!" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The first person who interviewed me clearly had some kind of chip on his shoulder. He basically set out to humiliate and insult me. He asked obscure questions about classes (literature, film...) I had taken years ago. He got frustrated when I couldn't remember specific names of authors and film producers and even raised his voice to me! I'm not sure what recalling names of Spanish poets had to do with becoming a physician, but I do know that he succeded in making my decision easy about NOVA. The other 2 interviewers asked me normal questions (ie. my weaknesses, strengths etc), but it did little to make up for the first guy." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do we know that you are a caring person? Give me an example of how you are that way. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do I see myself in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think of the political situation in Cuba right now? (I studied there)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is a positive experience in the medical field that I have witnessed that has inspired me to pursue medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They did not ask any interesting questions, they basically just grilled me to see if I would break." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think will be the most difficult thing you'll have to learn in becoming a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The questions were pretty standard?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you could go back to start college over again, would you do things the same, or differently?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was the most irritating customer you have had at your work?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do Osteopathic Manipulative Treatments do anything else besides correct spinal or back problems? (I gave the example of frequent improvement in chronic asthma)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the significance of one of your research projects? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"A question that came straight out of my personal statement...so be prepared, they read everything! IT'S OPEN FILE" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"just basic stuff off my application" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Have you ever seen anyone die?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"basic questions, nothing too interesting. Why medicine, why DO? What is your biggest weakness and biggest strength? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would make you choose NSU if you were accepted at every school you applied to?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"When applying OMT we use our hands to manipulate the skin and the underlying tissue; How can this create an effect in other areas?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So what do you think about what is going on in New Orleans? Having a public health background what would you have done?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Who is your favorite character on ER?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about these religion classes you have taken." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"History questions...WTF?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So you work on classic cars?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So, you broke your dads computer at the age of eleven? You know computers cost a lot back then...." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what type of music do I play on guitar." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are you applying to DO school now when you haven't in the past? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What have I done that has been significant that is non-academically related?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They asked me about my religion which I felt was outrageous." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why nsu? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name a person who positively influenced you during your undergraduate years and why" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you believe individual's with Bipolar disorder should be allowed to enter medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If your answers matched and that would determine whether or not we let you into medical school, what would your best friend say are your best and worst qualities?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None, all of the questions were pretty standard." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was the last book you read?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing to shocking or interesting" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing really. Like previous comments, the questions were very generic (ie. why medicine?)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Being that you have an overseas background, how would you use osteopathic medicine in countries/areas where it is less known?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is the most important healthcare issue in the media today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"NA - all questions seemed generic" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did your LDS mission to Russia affect you." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Wasn't teaching junior high a little like babysitting?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why didn't you mention this aspect of your application in your personal statement?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to change careers and get back into school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did I think of the MCAT" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If someone came in for an abortion, how would you handle it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the most difficult part of being a physician? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"where are your parents from? It is an easy question, just not something I expected" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Did you feel accepted by the Japanese while living in Kyoto?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If I asked you and your best friend what your greatest strength and weakness was, and if your answers matched you would be admitted into nova, what would he or she say?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name one of your role models, not related to you. Explain." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Eh, they weren't too interesting. Probably, "what was the last book you read?"" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what was your biggest weight and how many cigarets a day where you smoking. It takes BALLS to ask personal questions. Only the younger guy asked... it turns out he was a smoker. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They saw i was going to take a theology class this semester (keep in mind I hadn't started classes yet)and quoted a verse from the bible and asked if i knew where it was from." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"With all of your unique experience with surgery do you think you would want to be a Surgeon?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Does the DO that you shadow use manipulation? How often?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What were your plans when you decided to major in (non-science area)? Did you plan on being a doctor at that point?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"My questions weren't really that interesting. Just basic strengths and weaknesses, 10 years from now, etc." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did I decide to get a math minor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None of the questions were interesting, therefore I don't think they really got to know me as a person, but part of this was my problem not taking control of the interview." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If we brought your best-friend in, and asked him/her what your best quality was, and your reponse had to match his/hers to be accepted into our school; what would they say about you? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to so many schools in the geographic north?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself. Talk about vague! It was the first question I got and it threw me off. The funny part is, I knew it was coming because of this website, but my nervousness still took over. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"mostly from application" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you believe there is a nursing shortage in the United States?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing stimulating was truly asked. You really needed to incorporate outside information into standard questions to make your answers seem more exciting. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The most interesting question I was asked was "What one thing/event in my life has presented the greatest challenge"?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What does CODEH (Volunteer group) mean and what did you do? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If I was happy doing what I was doing, why would I like to go to medical school." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why I decided to pursue medicine instead of Ph.D." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"There were not any interesting questions asked of me, just your run of the mill questions, which I was expecting." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you do for fun?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing out of the ordinary, just how come I only applied to NSU" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"All the questions were pretty basic. I was a nervous wreck walking out of my interview, because the questions were (in my opinion) sort of boring. I thought they didn't like me, but I must have been wrong. I found out today that I was accepted!" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"When I decided I wanted to become a Physician" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why have you chosen NSU since you live so far from here?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"i was asked the details of my eagle scout project" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing out of the ordinary. They started out by asking me about my EC activities, which really put me at ease." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"At what point did you decide you wanted to be a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think makes a good doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would I do different in the past?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How has your interest in music influenced your life?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you want us to tell the commitie concerning your application?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you want to use your MPH in dealing with medicine? What topics drive you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You went to a community college first. Why did you stay there so long? (I started college classes while in high school)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What does Zorba (greek word) mean?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What undergraduate course inspired you to pursue medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

" What has been the most significant experience working at ************* ?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are two things you are the most proud of?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing. It was very straightforward....Questions regarding my application (grades, volunteer, etc.)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you think health care is a right?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your extensive research background." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did I manage to get a good letter or rec. from an organic professor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you get your enthusiasm from? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Questions about a project I had done were very probing, there was no way to know the "right" answer so they expected me to wing it." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They were all pretty straight forward." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing interesting or out of the ordinary" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing really interesting, pretty straight forward." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If a person had aids and were involved in a car accident and were not breathing with blood everywhere, what would you do?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They asked me about growing up as a vegetarian ... this sparked a very interesting conversation! " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Since you father is an MD, has he advised not to go into medicine now a days with all the problems with HMO's and insurance?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"BTW--this is a dental school interview Nothing too interesting asked...plain and simple questions" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How was the experience growing up in a different country? Any childhood memories?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I noticed that you took a class on Child abuse in undergrad. Tell me what you learned." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's the most difficult thing you will encounter as a physician." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"how can you be so sure about ostepathy when you also applied to allopathic school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Would you do a specialty?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How does the son of an allopathic physician become interested in osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Most my questions were related to my application, but the most interesting one was "Imagine you are on a camping trip with two friends of yours in the remote woods and mountains somewhere...all of a sudden your friend goes into cardiac arrest and drops down...then your other friend tells you that the friend who just went down has HIV....how do you handle that situation(you have no cell phones either)?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Not too many interesting questions. It was basically a conversation between the four of us. They wanted to know if I played basketball?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You just diagnosed a 66 y/o with cancer of the lung possibly metastatic disease. The family has asked you not to tell the patient what is wrong with him. They state that his son is an attorney and he will sue me if I tell him. What would I do?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you in anyway dissatisfied by the US Government?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Questions about my volunteer work with children." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The questions really wern't interesting, they were more generic if anything" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should I see you as a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you the know the advantage to graduating from our program vs. the MD programs? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you worry that patients might view you differently since you are Asian?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself in a nutshell" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I had Dr. Terry...I didn't find him intimidating, he was very nice. But it is an uncomfortable setting with 3 people spread out around a table staring at you(= I didn't have any extremely interesting questions." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Whether I had planned on going into medicine when I graduated with a degree in philosophy." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The old compassion/intellect question. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Which is more important to a doctor - compassion or intellectual ability? (I don't recall how they exactly put it, but that's the gist of it.)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me where your hometown is located (The Rock) which is in Georgia, south of Atlanta" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most difficult question?

"Any conflict that I had during community service and how I resolved it (did not have any so I gave something non-community service related)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why Nova?- I kinda knew before the interview started I don't go there." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"explaining a weakness in my application" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you get the grade that you got in Ochem?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your learning style, break it down?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"ACA" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They kept asking me two questions at the same time." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you introduce to our school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Which physician (that you shadowed) had the biggest effect on you and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to come to our school? Why osteopathic medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you do if you could change any one thing about US Healthcare?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you happy with healthcare, and if not, what is something you would do to fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The one about our heatlhcare system." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Talk about a leadership experience you had as a volunteer. (They were all very straightforward questions)." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"In one sentence, fix the US healthcare problem." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"We're appointing you the health care czar, how do you fix health care in America?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If your best friend was sitting next to you, how would s/he describe you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think about the future of healthcare?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me something about yourself that's not in your file?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Healthcare" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asking to explain how I improved my MCAT score." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If accepted to top DO and top MD school and location isn't a factor what are you choosing and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"My interviewer had a rapid-fire style, where one question came after the other and there wasn't much time to compose myself in between. However, I stayed calm and was able to answer them well in the time given. Additionally, all of the questions were very specific to my application and my personal history (from my answer to the tell me about yourself question). That being said, there weren't any "difficult" questions exactly, but the style of the interview was more difficult." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What changes do you think should be made to the healthcare in the US?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None, everything that came up was on the interview feedback." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will you fix healthcare? Where do you propose we start fixing healthcare?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell me about healthcare" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you have any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Describe yourself in three words." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What in your opinion is one of the biggest problems with health care today and what are some of your thoughts about this problem?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No specific questions. Attended Medical School Experience Day." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How you are involved in the community?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we accept you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should NSU accept you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your back-up plan if not accepted?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Since you have had academic difficulty in the past, how do you plan to handle the rigors of medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none the interview was very conversational" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you do to improve the healthcare system." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about your community service experience and what your leadership roles were. (This was only difficult becaue I didn't have much to say on the specific part about leadership, and he kept trying to probe it)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing unexpected or difficult. They did ask a question about health care though." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you prepare for this interview? (I said mock interviews, SDN, etc, but my interviewer kept asking "anything else?" Think he was fishing for something school specific, which I gave him.)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is one thing you would fix about Health Care Reform? Do not discuss legal issues." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Sell Yourself. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's the specialty of the relative who wrote your letter? (Totally blanked!)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you believe is the biggest problem in healthcare and what would you do to fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about a time when your priorities were out of order and what you learned from it." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think the biggest problem with healthcare is and how would you fix it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"the ever popular - tell us about yourself. It is good to have an idea of what you think would be good to include here. No need to memorize a script but such a broad question requires a little planning." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None really" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about a time when your priorities were off. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What physician do you look up to and why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Is there anything that you know but you don't want us to know?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself in 20 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"do you know florida well? i didnt know how to say no, so i just said no,not really" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You and your sister get into a fight. You both are still in a bad mood. At that point, what would your sister say is the best quality about you? Your worst? (this question totally threw me off)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Medicine is not an option. What will you do?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you say is the difference between an allopathic physician and an osteopathic physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None really, all the questions that were asked I saw on SDN, except the personal ones from my file." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None, read most of them on the SDN website and the new questions were right out of my file." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None really, perhaps the most pleasant and stress free interview I have ever had...for anything." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Science GPA question" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If your enemy were to describe us to you in a sentence...." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself practicing in 10 years? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself. (It was also scary when one said, "I have no other questions" right after asking this one.)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"file specific: discuss how I will overcome lack of science background--I'm not a science major and had just met the basic science requirements. But, I knew that question was coming and we discussed it and moved on...Some schools are just plain rude about it, and I wonder why those schools invited me, but the Nova interviewers understood my potential b/c of my work in other areas...." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"there really wasnt any difficult questions.. i knew pretty much my application was good and it would generally be character questions.. the interviewers were VERY welcoming and nice...awesome people and completely different attitude than MD.." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"N/A" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I didn't have any they weren't there to scare me or make me fumble they were just looking to further understand how I was as an applicant" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"All of the questions were straight forward" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"See above." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None, all were expected. The most difficult thing was that they tried to play "good cop/bad cop." One person was all smiley and the other seemed very critical. But it was also obviously an act, and if you can break them and stay confident, you'll have 2 good cops at the end!" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If we had lunch with your mother what would she tell us to look out for about you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name your weaknesses." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will you do if you are overwhelmed by the coursework?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you think you will be receiving an equivalent quality of medical education in a DO program compared to a MD program? Why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing really just a little distracted because 2 of the interviewers were texting during the interview lol" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

""Who founded Osteopathic Medicine and What event in his life prompted him to found it"" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They asked me where i see myself in ten years twice and two different points in the interview" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none, all were expected" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why osteopathic medicine? Have you shadowed a DO. What do you know about DO" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you bring to the diversity of our school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why would you switch from you current field to medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I guess Question 1 kinda threw me off:)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing hard." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you do poorly in this specific class?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your weaknesses " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"GPA question" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None of them were very difficult!" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you were a doctor, would you provide health care to a patient without any health insurance?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you take the MCAT twice? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what do you think about the current global warming issue?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Any questions for us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Started off the interview with: So tell us about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No difficult questions...just that they drilled me and it felt like they dint believe anything I said. Anytime I would respond to a question, another one of the interviewers would cut me off and drill me on a small aspect of my response...and while responding to that, i'd be attacked again." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself 10 years from now?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How have your study habits changed since you did your BS?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"A specific question about the research publication I gave them prior to the interview " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing really... just be yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What differentiates DO's from MD's (only tough because I felt like I had to repeat some of a previous answer)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you interested in the Biochemical aspect of food???" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What proof do you have that you have improved your ability to do well in classes?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So I see in college you got sick and had to withdraw for a semester. That was probably due to a lot of stress. How then, could you handle the stress at medical school? (It wasn't the question that was tough-- but the fact that he was making a statement rather -- something I had to stand up to and dispute." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Non" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you apply to so many schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"To explain the difference between a high MCAT score and a mediocre GPA." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing really." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Something along the lines of ''Are you just going applying here to make your parents happy''" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you see yourself a decade from now" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"same" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a DO? (Tough because I didn't notice that the guys interviewing me were MDs and one jokingly quipped ''So MDs don't do that?'' to some of my answers)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about your analytical skills." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What it was like playing football while being in school? or What makes you angry?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why so many withdrawals?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None, they were not difficult. JUST BE YOURSELF!! I was nervous, but that is ok; just answer honestly and straight forward. They just want to get to know you. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you also apply to so many allopathic schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none were difficult" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us some of your strengths and weaknesses." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Think about the most difficult class you have taken. what if you had a class here 3 times harder? How would you pass the class?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What brought you to us?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would your brother say are your pros and cons?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was one thing difficult in your life personal or academic that you have delt with?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"the second time they asked me to say why I wanted to become a D.O." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain why you attended so many different schools? (I transferred universities twice for personal and financial reasons)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"explain the C in organic. Do you think you'll handle the heavier workload?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Same as above." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about the History of Osteopathic Medicine: I wasn't ready to recite it verbatim, so I gave them my understanding of it." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I was asked to explain a low score on a section of the MCAT" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what can you bring to the program?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What can you bring to this program and why should we tell the committee to accept you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"At the beginning of the interview they asked me if there was anything I wanted to say about myself. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why were your MCAT scores so low?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"convince us that you are ready for medical school course work" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none really. everything was pretty generic and straight forward." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why is your gpa low when you have such a high MCAT score." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"My GPA was around a 3.0, one of the interviewers asked: " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Same as most interesting question- this one slightly threw me for a loop" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing really difficult; I didn't get any questions I wasn't expecting." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How do you feel about the health care system in the United States? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What happened to cause the delay between undergraduate and grad school. (druing those 2 years basically I got married and then divorced)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why is one part of your MCAT score significantly lower than the others?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"We noticed you had some challenges during undergrad, specifically with organic chemistry. Can you explain that?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing difficult" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If your girlfriend was here, what would she say was one of your weaknesses? (i really considered saying that im not very romantic....i eventually decided to go with the let's try to turn it into a positive trick...)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So you got weak grades at a weak college, how did you end up at XXX for graduate school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is the most difficult thing in managing a private practice?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we accept your into our medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Asked about a prior minor conviction of mine. Then reassured me that the incident was insignificant." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Your mom is an RN- why didn't you go that route?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing too difficult..but these questions I wasn't expecting: I see that you took Eng Lit (like in freshman year!) can u name me an author that you liked and why? (I think i had the most blank look on my face haha) Can you tell me a little about a parasite that you studied? (Im a microbio major) " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing unusual again. everything asked was standard Q and A" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing too difficult" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"where do you see yourself in 10 years?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None were that difficult..." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Compare and contrast two theology classes that I took." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How did you end up where you are today?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the challenge for you to study medicine compare to engineer ?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain your undergraduate record. This question was specific to my situation." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing too difficult, just asked about some flaws in my GPA wanted to know what happened." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"above" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see you applied to both MD and DO schools. Why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you change about yourself?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I see that you got a C in organic. Do you think this will affect your performance in medical school, why or why not?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Keep in mind there are about 7 MD's in my family. So they asked with all that MD blood, why DO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your biggest strength? Weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Same as above just because it was hard to brag about the advantages of DO to an MD without insulting him." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What can you say to me to prove that you really want to be a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a physician? (it seems easy but difficult to answer)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you become a physician and are asked to treat a patient by doing something that is against your religious beliefs, what will you do?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Do you think you will be able to handle the stress and tough education of medical school since you have not taken any science courses besides the reqired pre-medical classes?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should we accept you when the majority of the people on your premed commitee did not recommend you? (which I found out later was a blatant lie)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think will be the most difficult thing you'll have to learn in becoming a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The questions were pretty standard?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What are your weaknesses?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How will being a musician affect you as a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So you applied to both allopathic and osteopathic programs. How will you choose and why would you choose NOVA?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your weakness?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the history of Osteopathic Medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No tough questions" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your biggest failure?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing really. They were very nice and friendly. HOWEVER there were other students who interviewed with 3 other interviewers who played "ggod cop, bad cop" with them, I was lucky I had real easy going interviewers." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"When have you had to help a person, despite their personal life being contrary to your belief system?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"So,you're not great at chemistry. Why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You applied to allopathic and osteopathic schools last year - why didn't you apply to NSU? (didn't have a DO letter)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"In a stressful situation, how would your closes friends describe you?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Multiple questions about specifics on my application. (I took a lot of Micro, history etc. and they grilled me on specifics from each topic)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Who founded osteopathic medicine? (not hard A.T. Still just very unexpected)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I don't really understand your hypothesis in your research, could you please explain?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What the difference between DO and MD and what's OMT? Can it affect multiple systems when treating one system? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Standard questions" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What other schools I was applying to adn have I been admitted there....kinda strange to ask." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No difficult questions, just a lot of questions I thought were not related to my application." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"why nsu?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"all were equally thought provoking" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you really want to be an osteopathic physician, why did you apply to so many allopathic schools? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are your science grades lower than your average?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was one single moment working in medicine that made you decide you wanted to become a physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do I know about Osteopathy after I told him all that in his first question what do i know about Nova." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None, all of the questions were pretty standard." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Your MCATs don't reflect grades, etc; why?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself, high school, why i chose a certain college and why i want to attend NOVA in particular?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do you think is a major healthcare issue in today's society and how do you plan to change it? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me everything you know about osteopathy. (It was weird cause I didnt want to ramble on with the history etc...I dont know if I said enough I guess)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How I would choose between an allopathic and osteopathic program if accepted to both?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"There weren't any difficult questions. They were generic. However, I felt that I appeared nervous." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none very difficult, but a few I had to think about b/c they were a bit unexpected" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why do you want to be a doctor? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What makes you a good candidate for this school? I hate these types of questions, so that's what made it challenging for me." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What did I think of the MCAT" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The questions asked for straight forward and expected." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"tell me about yourself ~ it was so vague, I was unsure about what exactly they were looking for ~ where I was from, my personality, jobs, et cetera" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself..." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"what makes you think you'll get through med schol" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is your greatest accomplishment, non-academically related?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Name one of your role models, not related to you. Explain." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None of them were too difficult. "What are your greatest strengths and weaknesses?" (Because I think that's a rather pointless question.)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Was there a single turning point that made you decide to go in to medicine. Of course also that stupid one about your best friend and what he or she would say about you. I answered I hope they will say a good guy and great friend to have. I wanted to answer.. well my imaginary friend thinks.. sos sososososo... but my other imaginary friend things I am imaginary." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"where do you see yourself in ten years professionally and socially?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us some positive and negative things about you." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell us about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None seemed all that difficult." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Rate your confidence level on a 1-10 scale. This question wasn't difficult, but threw me off a little bit because I used to have a bit of a confidence problem. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Strengths and weaknesses, although that wasn't really hard either." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What's the difference between MD and DO. I hate this question in that I always feel like I'm just reciting some discription that I read somewhere. Because I don't feel comfortable with this question, I always fumble with it." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you only apply to Allopathic schools last year and so many osteopathic schools this year?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are your MCAT scores lower in comparison to your Science and Non-science GPA's?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Tell me about yourself" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You say you loved this volunteer experience. But why? Tell us more... (I had no idea what else I could say, since I had already told them about it...)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? (not really a difficult question, just one that has the potential to have a very broad answer)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"You scored so poorly on the MCAT, what makes you think you can pass medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Strengths and Weakness....Wasn't anything more difficult than this asked." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

""Why do you want to be an osteopathic physician"? It may seem easy to answer at first but I have so many reasons for choosing the profession that it was hard to narrow it down to a few key factors." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing difficult, although one interviewer walked in during my interview, in the middle of a response. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why my MCAT score is not that great" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why I decided to leave Ponce School of Medicine and apply to NSUCOM." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why were your grades this/that? dont swear it they're not trying to attack you, probably just wanted to know how you'd react under pressure" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why is your major chemistry when you had a hard time in Advanced organic chemistry" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing too difficult, but this was my third interview. Just relax and be yourself. I ranked the stress level at 5 just because I wanted to go to NSU so bad, but if they can honestly see your interest in their school, it should actually help." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Explain why there was a decline in grades from Freshman to senior status" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why did you do so bad in Orgo Chem?? Do you have trouble with chemistry in general?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing was exceptionally difficult" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I was so prepared for even the most difficult questions that I could imagine, but they were not there to put me on the spot. They even said we are here to try to get to know you a little bit more. I suppose the most difficult would be when they asked me about my MCAT..but again, if you go in prepared, nothing will catch you off-guard." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What do I think of family practice as a career. I didn't like being put on the spot to either confirm or deny wheather or not I would be interested in family medicine." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would someone who knows you say negative about you." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the function of the Vpr gene in HIV? How many codons are there in HIV? (Don't freak out--this is related to my undergraduate research...apparently they had read over that part of my application very carefully! The question really took me by surprise!)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you consider to have been your greatest challenge? Also what to tell the commitie?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing too tough. Standard fair. Fairly laid back." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What qualities do you possess that make you the best candidate?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"With only volunteering and shadowing as your clinical experience how can you feel you have enough experience in the field to become a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

" No difficult questions. I expected each and every one of them." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Are you aware of the situation with HMO?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"With so much research how can you be sure you would like to be a primary care physician?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none of the questions were difficult." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"none - all were very straightforward" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Weaknesses" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"None were difficult." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why would I come to this school since I was already excepted to PCOM?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"With so little clinical experience how do you know you really want to be a doctor." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"i cant think of one that was hard." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"nothing too difiicult. it was more like a conversation. not bad at all." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What will be the hardest aspect of being a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How would you change the way doctor's treat patients?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"NOne" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Almost all questions were typical, could be found at/in any medical school interview questions site/list." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"The second part of that question was. "Last weekend I was the main speaker at a forum on that topic." That is when I got nervous because he was an expert." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"To be critical of doctors in my volunteer experience." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If I saw myself taking time off to raise a family eventually." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"See Above" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I was nailed with questions about my academic history; the interviewers had obviously read my file well." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is something you could change about yourself?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Nothing was difficult...there's no right or wrong answer as long as you have a reasonable solution in where you show compassion or initiative." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why DO? (which wasn't difficult, so you can see it was quit an easy interview)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What would you do if you were not accepted?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If you are so sure about wanting to do Osteopathic Medicine, why did you apply to so many MD schools?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"If I was surprised about my MCAT score because I work as a writing tutor." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"All of them." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What was your proudest moment in life? Tell me about yourself." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What is the biggest challenge I'm going to have to overcome while studying medicine?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"They asked why I had attained a certain score on the MCAT, this is something they really want a good answer for, so I felt very pressured to show them that the score did not define me one way or the other." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I noticed your GPA in sophomore year dropped. Can you explain it?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"No difficult questions. We were in more of a conversation and everything seemed to flow well. Nothing seemed too difficult." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"same as above" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Where do you want to practice" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why are your chemistry scores lower than your other grades. Just be honest and be yourself. " More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Why should I see you as a doctor?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"Basically, I was asked over and over again about the lowest score in my MCAT. i.e., why I got it, whether I should retake it and reapply next year. It was a stress interview." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"I'm a non-traditional student and they asked me why I never volunteered when I was pre-med 10 years ago. That one caught me off guard a bit." More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"What specifically makes you think you can handle the rigors of medical school?" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

"How big a role does academics and compassion play in family practice (not really a difficult question though...)" More from this Member | Report Response | I was asked this question too

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Independently." More from this Member | Report Response

"The interview was through zoom so it was completely new to me. I used SDN and talked to myself using the bathroom mirror." More from this Member | Report Response

"Looked at questions online... it was a very conversational interview and was very low-stress" More from this Member | Report Response

"answered 30-50 i thought they would ask. Rehearsed the answers to top 10 i thought they would ask." More from this Member | Report Response

"Studied my application; studied Nova's website" More from this Member | Report Response

"Book called "The medical school interview: Secrets and a system for success"" More from this Member | Report Response

"Practice interview with pre-professional office." More from this Member | Report Response

"Sdn, reading articles on ACA, reading my application, researching the school" More from this Member | Report Response

"Mock interviews at school" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN interview feedback, informal mock interview" More from this Member | Report Response

"Read SDN, mock interviews," More from this Member | Report Response

"Met with advisor and professor who taught at Nova." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN forum and mock" More from this Member | Report Response

"Read my application, read interview questions" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, mock-interview, read the website" More from this Member | Report Response

"Interview feedback, reviewing school info." More from this Member | Report Response

"I thought about possible questions and tried to reflect on my experiences." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, pondered/talked about "answers" to most common questions, kept prep short and simple." More from this Member | Report Response

"Reading and re-reading my primary and secondary apps, SDN interview feedback, mock interview with advisor" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, talking with grads" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, Nova Southeastern YouTube" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, Nova "How to interview for medical school" videos on YouTube" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN interview feedback questions, did a mock interview with my school's career services, and practiced questions with a friend who is also preparing for interviews." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, guide to osteopathic medicine, Nova Website, AACOM school guide, Nova newsletter, Nova magazine, Mock interviews" More from this Member | Report Response

"Interview feedback" More from this Member | Report Response

"Winged it" More from this Member | Report Response

"Mock interview, reading questions and thinking of good answers." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN interview feedback, read over my personal statement and secondary, having some ideas (not answers) prepared for common questions." More from this Member | Report Response

"sdn, read up on healthcare, current events" More from this Member | Report Response

"I did two mock interviews at my undergrad." More from this Member | Report Response

"Researched school, SDN, practice interview." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, their website." More from this Member | Report Response

"review file, research school, SDN" More from this Member | Report Response

"Schools website, SDN" More from this Member | Report Response

"I read over the school facts, and looked over common interview questions. Nothing too major." More from this Member | Report Response

"I studied the questions that other applicants were asked on SDN" More from this Member | Report Response

"Prepared answers for suggested questions from a guide book." More from this Member | Report Response

"Read a little on manners." More from this Member | Report Response

"sdn interview feedback, "Medical school interview" by Jeremiah Fleenor" More from this Member | Report Response

"Looked at previous interview feedback, mock interviews, previous interviews at other schools, and the school's website." More from this Member | Report Response

"read SDN, I prepared some general answers but not too much as they made it clear that they were more interested in seeing your personality and how well rounded you were." More from this Member | Report Response

"Learn about the school on website, look at SDN, review application." More from this Member | Report Response

"Reviewed my primary and secondary apps, SDN, NSU website and handbook, http://www.youtube.com/user/drrobhasty" More from this Member | Report Response

"I looked at SDN interview feedback and did a mock interview at my school's career center" More from this Member | Report Response

"didn't" More from this Member | Report Response

"Student Doctor.net" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, review primary app." More from this Member | Report Response

"List of possible questions, Nova DVD, Practice Interviews" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, other interviews, read schools website & brochures, checked out campus the day before" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, Nova YouTube video and website, mock interview" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, Mock interviews" More from this Member | Report Response

"Mock interviews, SDN" More from this Member | Report Response

"Looked over SDN, Watched MNF and late night Kung Fu." More from this Member | Report Response

"1. Reviewed application, 2. Read SDN Interview Feedback, 3. Read school website and AACOMAS interview tips, 4. Practice interviews with myself, 5. Prepared suit, came to hotel early, slept early" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN. Video that NOVA sent. RELAX PEOPLE!" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, stressful night before brainstorming a perfect answer to "Why Medicine"." More from this Member | Report Response

"Interview Feedback, Read over the school's website, Monday Night Footballlll!" More from this Member | Report Response

"Read SDN. Tried to sleep the night before." More from this Member | Report Response

"Looked at previous questions asked, read up on the current status of healthcare reform, and looked on the school website and their supplemental information they sent out." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, looked over app, talked to a couple of current students." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, " More from this Member | Report Response

"I looked over the school's website" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, NSU website" More from this Member | Report Response

"learned about the school & mock interviewed at my school" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, Nova Website, communicate with current students" More from this Member | Report Response

"Read SDN, cycled through typical interview questions from the internet, mock interview at my university, watched the NOVA "how to interview" movies, and got a long nights sleep the night before." More from this Member | Report Response

"Student doctor network The doctor I had shadowed School website" More from this Member | Report Response

"Read SDN, Read A.T. Still's autobiography, reviewed osteopathic principles, read and followed current events and shadowed" More from this Member | Report Response

"nothing" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, read over my primary/secondary applications. Had a mock interview with a friend. " More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, reading through my application" More from this Member | Report Response

"Review my application. Read SDN interview feedback." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN and application" More from this Member | Report Response

"Looked at the school's website" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN and friends who've interviewed there." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, looked up hot topics in medicine, practiced questions with friends. " More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, Nova forum, regular stuff" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, Read old apps, Write out answers to potential questions" More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN interview feedback, forums, made a list of possible questions and wrote out or at least mentally covered my responses, re-read applications." More from this Member | Report Response

"Read the interview feedback on SDN, read over my AACOMAS application and my secondary, and looked over issues in healthcare etc." More from this Member | Report Response

"SDN, research on Nova, reviewed primary app., reviewed past research projects, typed out questions and answers for myself" More from this Member | Report Response

"Read all the SDN questions and typed out answers to all of them. Looked at lots of online questions and rehearsed answers. Reviewed my ACOMAS application and looked for weaknesses." More from this Member |