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  • LECOM School of Dental Medicine at Bradenton
  • Dental School
  • Bradenton
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

6 out of 10

How you think you did?

5 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

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

"What is something you're proud of?" Report Response

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

"Why LECOM/What are your thoughts on PBL?" Report Response

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

"What have you done to develop your hand skills?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

No Response

What was the most difficult question?

"If your best friend was sitting here today, what would he or she say is your greatest strength and your greatest weakness?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"checked SDN interview feedback, wrote down some responses to commonly asked questions, rehearsed them in my head on the flight over to the school and did some practice interviewing with a friend." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The clinics are beautiful and the school is brand-spanking new. I liked that they offer practice management courses and that as a 3rd and 4th year you don't have to compete for chairs or patients. Also, their student clinic is set up in a group practice environment." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The price tag! This school is expensive. Also, the climate in FL is not the best. When I was there, it was extremely muggy and humid." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Bring a bottle of water with you into the interview! It's ok! You'll need it because you'll be stressing and your throat will get dry. Also, eat a large breakfast. They do not provide you with breakfast and the lunch is very small." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Don't stress too much about the interview. There are no curve ball questions." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$401-$500

What airport did you use?

Tampa

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

3 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Days Inn Bradenton

Would you recommend the hotel?

no

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

9/19/13

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?

7 out of 10

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

5 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?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Have coffee and/or tea for interviewees when they arrive." Report Response

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