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  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center School of Dental and Oral Surgery
  • Dental School
  • New York
Overall Experience

What was the stress level of the interview?

8 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 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?

1

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 well do you feel your undergraduate school prepared you for your graduate studies?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"[discussion of my grades/performance in school]" Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"You said [such and such] to an earlier question, but that would lead me to believe that your response to [another question] should be [such and such] (subtle discrepancy in the answers). Please explain." Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most interesting question?

"What's your favorite football team?" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most difficult question?

"And your grades were less than stellar... [why?]" Report Response | I was asked this question too

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Looked over my application" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The women were gorgeous." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing significant" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"This was not the relaxed interview people talked about. I was definately grilled throughout. The interviewer was a very clever man, and he definately tried to push me to my limits by asking a series of trick questions. He even used answers I'd given prior to evaluate the quality/nature/truthfullness of the answers I'd given him on later 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?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Train or subway

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

$401-$500

What airport did you use?

LGA

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

YMCA

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/15/2006

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

10 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?

9 out of 10

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