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"Nothing. Everyone was great!!"
"Nothing. They were great."
"The admissions office at Samford is great to work with. They are extremely nice and had a great res"
"Why did you choose pharmacy as a career?"
"Tell us about yourself."
"Why Samford? Why Pharmacy? What are 3 goals you have for yourself DURING pharmacy school?"
"Why am I changing careers?"
"Why Samford? Why Pharmacy?"
"What have you been doing with your life since graduating from high school?"
"What would I do if I didn't get into Samford."
"Why Pharmacy? Why Samford? What did you think of the PCAT? What math have you had? What kind of pharmacy experience? What role do you play/what operations do you perform in the pharmacy?
"What do you value?"
"What was your most difficult class, most interesting?"
"Pretend you are a sales representative and the product you are selling is yourself. Sell yourself to Samford."
"What are your hobbies?"
"Why Pharmacy? Why Samford?"
"Why pharmacy/Why Samford?"
"What is more important the product or the customer?"
"Why pharmacy? Why Samford?"
"Why Pharmacy, why samford?"
"Why pharmacy, why Samford. Describe an ethical situation that you were involved in and how you handled it. Are you familiar with Medicare part D that pays pharmacists for advising customers?"
"Why are you interested in pharmacy"
"Why did you chose a career in pharmacy?"
"If I had 114 spots filled, and I needed to fill one more, why should I pick you?"
"Where all have you applied? 3 Strenghs/Weaknesses. What is the last book you have read? "
"What are your weaknesses? If you could change something about yourself what would it be. "
"Why do you want to be a pharmacist?"
"Why I chose Pharmacy?"
"Why pharmacy? What do you think makes you stand out from the other applicants? Where do you think pharmacy is going in the future?"
"What major problem do you see with the healthcare field in the next 10 years?"
"Where do you see yourself in 15 years?"
"What is your backup plan incase you don't get admitted into your desired pharmacy school?"
"Name something you admired about the pharmacists you have worked with?"
"how would your friends describe you?"
"When have I taken time out of my busy schedule to help someone?"
"If I were to never get into pharmacy school what would I do?"
"what would you do if you don't get into pharmacy school?"
"Describe a time when my ethics were challenged after I made a decision one way or another."
"I was asked to tell about a time someone morally wronged me and how I responded to the situation(an essay question before the interview that took 30 minutes)."
"What do you think pharmacy will be like in 15 years? What is most important to you? (when I answered this I of course said God so the interviewer said okay what's 2nd then)"
"What sets you apart from any other person applying here?"
"What is the last book you read? (not one required for school)"
"A car requires regular maintenance to keep it running smoothly. What type of maintenance do you require?"
"If I would help someone commit suicide; through the use of medicine."
"What did you think of the PCAT?"
"Tell me about a situation in which you had to deal with an irate/upset patient and how you handled it."
"Define Professionalism. Of course I know what it means, but its kind of hard to explain when you ar nervous."
"Do you think you would be able to enroll in medical school and handle its challenges? (Hint: say yes)"
"I'm not christian and they asked me how I felt that this was a Christian school"
"What does it mean to you to be a professional? What comes to mind when you think of the word professional?"
"Pretend you are a pharmacy representative and the product you're trying to sell is yourself. Sell yourself to Samford."
"A car requires maintenance such as regular oil changes. Like a car, what kind of maintenance do you require?"
"Do you work (in a pharmacy) for money or experience?"
"Are you proud of your grades?"
"Describe a situation in which you had to stand up to an authority figure and say that your idea was better than theirs."
"Like the car you drive, what kind of maintenance do you require?"
"Who was the most influential person my life and why?"
"If I was a pharmacist technician and I saw a worker or delivery man pocket some pills, what would I do? "
"If you were a dictator for one day, what change would you make in the healthcare field and why?"
"Have you ever dealt with a fake prescription?"
"If given all power, what would you do?"
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