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  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center School of Dental and Oral Surgery
  • Dental School
  • New York
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

10 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)?

"So you went to these schools? Tell me about them." Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"What are your hobbies? , Do you play any instruments? Asked about one of my volunteer works. " Report Response | I was asked this question too

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

"What do you want me to tell the Committee on your behalf? Also my interviewer asked me if I have any questions about the school. I was not asked "Why dentistry?" or "Why not medical school?"" Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most interesting question?

"Lol, It was so laid back. Not stressful at all." Report Response | I was asked this question too

What was the most difficult question?

"No difficult questions." Report Response | I was asked this question too

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read their website. Checked SDN out. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"96% of the Columbia students are accepted in a specialty program. " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The location of the school was not appealing, although I don't care that much. " Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing really. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was so laid back. All interviewers seemed like cool and inviting people. The atmosphere in the univeristy was cool too. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

What airport did you use?

Philadelphia

Where did you stay?

Hotel

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/31/2008

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

8 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?

10 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?

10 out of 10

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