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  • Oregon State University College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Corvallis
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

4

What was the style of the interview?

One-on-one

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

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

"Suppose you were a pharmacist and you knew that a specific doctor had a habit of overprescribing antibiotics, even to treat things like a sore throat. What would this cause?" Report Response

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

"As a pharmacist, one of your patients had recently been diagnosed with diabetes. They were unwilling to take your advice about diet and exercise. How would you get through to them?" Report Response

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

"In 2012, Oregon State became a non smoking campus. Do you think this is a good thing or a bad thing?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

No Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Suppose you're a pharmacist and a drug was prescribed for a terminally ill patient. The drug is extremely expensive and has many negative side effects, but would extend their life by a few months. What are your opinions about end of life care in this situation?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN. Talked to interns about their interview." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Everything. Admissions staff was incredibly friendly, the entire thing was very low stress. The talk that Angela gave at the start of the interviews made me want to go there even more so." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That you are only allotted 15 minutes to write the essay." Report Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Home

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/28/2014

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?

6 out of 10

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

6 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?

6 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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