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  • University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
  • Dental School
  • Philadelphia
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

25 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)?

"What motivated you to pursue a career in dentistry?" Report Response

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

"You don't have many bio courses listed in your transcript, do you intend to take additional courses in biology?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"None." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, school website materials." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The virtual sim lab (only two schools in the US have this new technology, Penn being one of them)." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Parts of Penn still look anitquated." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Interview went really well. Penn is very impressive. The faculty are very friendly, the students appear very pleased with their experience. While the cost is high, the visit put me at ease and the financial alternatives I learned by the financial aid rep made me feel better. Penn is now at the top of my list." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/11/2005

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