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  • University of Georgia College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Athens
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 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?

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)?

"Tell us about background (not the open ended "tell us about yourself"). " Report Response

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

"Tell us about your grades, and how you've improved since then. What do you do when you're not studying or working?" Report Response

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

"Have you applied anywhere else? Would you move to Athens if accepted? Would you work part-time if accepted? You must remember to answer the question directly, and then spin it the way you want them to see you. That's the best advice ever. " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"I was asked if I would move to Athens if I were accepted." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"I was asked about my really poor first and second year grades." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"I prepared answers to almost all of the questions asked, because I studies interview books for MBAs, and was able to take a question, answer it briefly, and if the topic were negative, spin it into a positive, and if the question were open eneded, I spinned it to fit my agenda." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The environment was very relaxed. There were four interviewees, we wrote an essay on a non-in depth news article, adn then students came in and spoke with us until we were interviewed individually by a group of three faculty." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The interviewers were nice, but showed little personality, and were quite reserved, but I was assured by peopel I work with that those were the way that those specific professors operate." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing. I had interviewed last year as well, and was wait listed but not accepted, and I knew the questions that they would ask." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"My experience was very good. The interview was early in the process, and they said I should know something around April or so." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

03/03/2005

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