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  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Columbia
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?

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?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"What is the biggest problem facing healthcare today?" Report Response

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

"Other than the desire to help people, why do you want to become a physician?" Report Response

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

"Describe your experiences in healthcare." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What was your favorite non-science class you've taken?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why should we accept you above the other qualified applicants?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Looked over the school's website and SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Its a very small school so everyone seems to know everyone" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Lack of a large hospital (except the VA) near campus" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"How personal the environment was" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"One clinical professor, one basic science professor: basic science interview was more Q & A session, clinical was more of a conversation on various aspects of medicine." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/25/2004

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