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  • Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
  • Podiatry School
  • Des Moines
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"Why Podiatry?" Report Response

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

"Explain an example of how you work in a team setting." Report Response

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 3)?

"How do we know you do not want to switch to a different medical profession at any point throughout the program?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How have you experienced empathy and how did that impact the other person?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"How have you experienced empathy and how did that impact the other person?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Researched the school and looked at interview questions on here." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"How new the facility is (they are building a new clinic for the beginning of next year) and how approachable every student and faculty were." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The campus tour was very quick." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"More about financial aid because the session was geared more towards the Osteopathic students and they flew through the loans section." Report Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

About how much did you spend on room, food, and travel?

$501+

What airport did you use?

Des Moines International Airport

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Baymont by Wyndham Des Moines Airport

Would you recommend the hotel?

Yes

General Info

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

9 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

9 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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