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  • California Northstate College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Elk Grove
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

7 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 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)?

"If you became involved in student government, what kind of administrative changes would you pursue?" Report Response

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

"Why don't you go for a pHD, why pharmacy? (I've been working in research for the past 4 years)" Report Response

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

"What area in pharmacy are you interested in and why? If you couldn't be a pharmacist, what other career could you envision yourself in?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If Dr. Blank gave students 85 pages to read every night and students were complaining, what would you do?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What's the most constructive criticism you've ever received?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, google for interview questions, practiced in the mirror speaking out loud to myself." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"How close students and faculty were to eachother in the program. I liked the TBL exercise." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The high-interest loans that students have to get. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I felt like the interviewers were more interested in grilling me with tough questions than trying to get to know me. I received my acceptance letter a week and half later though, so I think I answered their questions well. " 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?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/06/2009

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?

10 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?

7 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

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"The admissions staff is very good at responding to email but they never pick up the phone." Report Response

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