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  • Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Podiatry School
  • Independence
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

15 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)?

"How did you study for the MCAT?" Report Response

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

"Tell us more about how you found podiatry." Report Response

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

"How do you think you will be able to adjust to going to Kent?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"tell me more about the doctor you shadowed." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"There were no difficult questions. There weren't many questions at all. It was really just a conversation." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN feedback. Just know who you are and where you're coming from and you will be fine in this interview. They already know they want you and don't grill you like some of the other schools." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The Hospitality and how nice and helpful everyone is including the doctors, admissions staff and students." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Ohio. Rough weather and not much to do, not a lot of culture compared to LA where I live. If you come from a small town already, it shouldn't affect you very much. The Board pass rates." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"I couldn't go anywhere without getting a ride from the hotel shuttle. You can get by without a car, but if you want to see the city and go out to eat I highly recomend renting a car." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Great learning environment and staff/student relationships. Everyone there really wants you to succeed and be happy and are very helpful. The school is really growing since the merge with Kent and its going to get better in later years. Board pass rates can be better, and they are working on that." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 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?

CLE

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Holiday Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

3/15/2013

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

8 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

3 out of 10

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

3 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

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

3 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Keep up the good work!" Report Response

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