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  • SUNY - Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine (Brooklyn)
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Brooklyn
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?


What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

6 out of 10


How long was the interview?

60+ minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?


What was the style of the interview?


What type of interview was it?

Open file

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

"how are your study skills?" Report Response

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

"what brings you to medicine and to downstate?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"standard questions" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"questions about my non-traditional status. he seemed to think that the field i left behind was better than medicine. when i told him that i didn't think so and explained why, he wasn't happy with my explanation and pressed me further. " Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"read sdn. read my amcas." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"the clinical opportunities." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"the facilities." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"there would be no breakfast." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"the interview was pretty standard. we talked about our own respective families, talked about what brought me to medicine, etc. he typed a lot on his laptop, taking notes. the students there seemed to attend based on cost, but cost is no small issue when it comes to medical school. they seemed happy, and living in park slope is a nice benefit to attending the school." Report Response

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