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  • Marshall B. Ketchum University Southern California College of Optometry
  • Optometry School
  • Fullerton
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

8 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

40 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?

Closed file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"What is the difference between an optometrist and an opthalmologist?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about a leadership role you have taken either academically or at work." Report Response

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

"What kind of optometry practice would you like to have after graduating?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Are there any problems in the optometry practice in Nevada that may be a future problem?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Do you think you can adjust to a full courseload after being out of school for so long?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, optometry websites, and speaking with my optometrist." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Facilities, friendliness of staff and students." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Eat breakfast if your interview is in the morning." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Started with writing an essay, had a tour of the campus, interview, then spoke with Vice President of Student Affairs to go over application." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$201-$300

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

6 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Anaheim Fairfield Inn

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/17/2007

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

9 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

9 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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