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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?

8 out of 10

How you think you did?

4 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 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)?

"What is one of your weaknesses and what are you doing to overcome it?" Report Response

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

"What will you bring to this school and other students at the school?" Report Response

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

No Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is your opinion on our curriculm in contrast to other schools?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Tell me about a difficult situation you've had and what you did to get through it." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Reviewed SDN interview feedback, looked at school website, and practiced verbally with friends and family" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The school is very advanced and the staff was very friendly" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

No Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That this interview was not conversational and it was question-answer-question-answer style with little to no commentary" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview was stressful but they are testing your critical thinking skills and I respect and understand that" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 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?

$501+

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

No Response

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

No Response

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?

6 out of 10

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

6 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?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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