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  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine at Philadelphia
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Philadelphia
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 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?

40 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

3

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 Medicine? They also asked why I had not taken BioChem and how I would prepare for it for Medical School." Report Response

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

"What exactly is a "Health Science" major? What do you do when you get angry?" Report Response

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

"What are you doing with your year off? What other schools are you applying to? Any Acceptances?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What exactly is a "Health Science" major? I just thought it was interesting that they were not familiar with it." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"None" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN interview feedback questions. Reviewed my application. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Loved EVERYTHING! ADCOM is so laid back and personable. Students pop in the office to say hey and wish you good luck. Ms. Debbie at the security front desk is AWESOME!" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The amount of time you have to wait in the admissions office. However the other applicants were awesome to talk to and the guy at the desk joined in conversation too!" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"How laid back it would be :)" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Best interview atmosphere yet! I thought the open filed interview would be much more difficult, but it was nice that they take the time to really do their research on you!" 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?

$101-$200

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Aloft W New York

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/12/2009

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?

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?

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?

7 out of 10

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