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  • Long School of Medicine - University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • San Antonio
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

4 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?

35 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?

Closed file

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

"In SOCIETY's opinion, what is the purpose of the government subsidizing $200,000 into a 16 year education for a doctor, when PAs and FNPs will be the primary care physicians of the future?" Report Response

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

"What speciality will you pursue to make sure you're not "phased out"?" Report Response

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

"What life experiences have you had that have led you to make the decision that becoming a doctor is the right life choice for you?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"In SOCIETY's opinion, what is the purpose of the government subsidizing $200,000 into a 16 year education for a doctor, when PAs and FNPs will be the primary care physicians of the future?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What exactly are you looking for to spark your interest in a specific medical school?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, talked to students, read as much stuff as I could get my hands on in the week b/w summer school ending and my interview" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The student body and how much they all seem to appreciate each other and take care of each other. The Harlingen opportunity. The new clinical skills center." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"My shoes....they hurt my toes....but, seriously, the school was great." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"can't think of anything" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"It was good. My first interviewer was crazy. She was obsessed with women becoming more prevalent in specialized medical care. Second interviewer was a little stone-faced, but I just pretended like he was reacting to everything that I said exactly like I thought he would and eventually he was smiling and laughing....woo hoo! San Antonio seems like it would be a great school to go to!" 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?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

08/15/2005

What is your ranking of this school's location?

9 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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