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  • New England College Of Optometry
  • Optometry School
  • Boston
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

5 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

35 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)?

"Why optometry and what lead you to this decision?" Report Response

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

"Extracurricular activities?" Report Response

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

"How will you work with a patient that does not speak your language?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

No Response

What was the most difficult question?

"It was a personal question and was emotionally difficult for me." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The campus felt homey and hogwarts like. I love seeing patients first semester and the many clinic locations. Research is huge here and they pay for your mission trip the 3rd year if you're in VOSH." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Facilities are old and small, they try very hard to sell the school, expensive city to live in," Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"There were 2 different interviews. You'll be in there till 2:30." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Very nice college but concern about their reputation." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

6 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

Out of state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$501+

What airport did you use?

Logan

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

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/18/2011

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

8 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?

9 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

3 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

9 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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