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  • University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Baltimore
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

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)?

"Why UMD?" Report Response

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

"What do you think of robots performing tasks in the pharmacy?" Report Response

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

"Situational questions as acting pharmcist, ex. employees stealing, employees stealing controls, if you had terrible technicians and couldn't hire new ones what would you do" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Why should we accept you? If an employee in the pharmacy was stealing medicine, how would you approach him/her?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"If you were not accepted into Maryland what would you do?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Mock interview, student doctor network" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Very structured interview process" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Group interview (group of applicants + 2 current pharmacy students + faculty) was kind of strange, just kind of chipped in whenever so if you waited till the end after everyone else spoke it seemed like it was kind of ''what he said''." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Mapquest didn't really cut it direction wise when I was in Baltimore so I had a terrible time getting out of the city." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Wasn't bad. Awkward 1 on 1 interview with a professor, asked really strange questions like what if you don't get in here, did you apply to other schools, weird things I wouldn't normally expect." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Other

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

8 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

02/29/2008

How do you rank this school among other schools to which you've applied?

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

5 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

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