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  • Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Fort Smith
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

1 out of 10

How you think you did?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

45 minutes

Where did the interview take place?

At the school

How many people interviewed you?

2

What was the style of the interview?

In a group

What type of interview was it?

Closed file

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

"What questions do you have about the college or the area?" Report Response

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

"Why do you want to be a physician?" Report Response

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

"Tell us about yourself." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What do you do to de-stress?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What's the last book you read? (I had difficulty with this because I don't really read for pleasure, so they let me answer with a documentary instead)." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read SDN, Reread my application and secondary. Talked to a friend who had already interviewed there." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Amazingly friendly and enthusiastic staff. More so than any of the other 4 schools I interviewed at. Staff greeted you at the door, knew your name, seemed incredibly genuine and relaxed." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The fact that the school is new and has yet to graduate a class. While I understand they quite can't help that, it was just a bit nerve-wracking." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That a community member would be sitting in on my interview alongside the faculty member." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Enthusiastic staff, great people and great area. I can't wait to see what this school becomes." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

No Response

What airport did you use?

No Response

Where did you stay?

No Response

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?

December 5th, 2017

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

7 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?

8 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?

"Keep up the amazing work, friendliness, and enthusiasm." Report Response

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