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  • Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
  • Podiatry School
  • Des Moines
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?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

10 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?

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)?

"Name a situation where you had to improve another persons confidence to complete a task?" Report Response

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

"Name a time you made a mistake and how did you handle that?" Report Response

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

"Why Podiatry over MD/DO?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Name a time you had to juggle multiple tasks and what was the outcome?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

No Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Mock interviews, read interview feedback on SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"There was a very high focus on how well DMU prepares its students and they are very proud of the campus." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Wish we had more time with students. There were times especially while we were waiting for our interview that would have been a time we could have interacted with current students more, but the only time we did so was during lunch." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

No Response

What are your general comments?

No Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

7+ hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

How would you rate the hotel?

5 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

Would you recommend the hotel?

No Response

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/09/2017

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

8 out of 10

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

7 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

8 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?

9 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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