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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?

7 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)?

"See above." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"How did you end up in Philadelphia from (insert state here)?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"What is one quality that you feel a physician should possess?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, Interviewfeedback, PCOMs website, Gevitz book, Friends at PCOM" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Facilities, attitude of the current students towards their school and towards eachother." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Amazing experience overall, great school. Questions in order: 1. How did you end up in Philadelphia from (insert state here)? 2. Why did you changr your major? 3. Why is spending more time with a patient a good thing? 4. What area of medicine are you interested in? 5. What is one quality that you feel a physician should possess? 6. What other schools did you apply to? 7. What factors would influence your decision in selecting which medical school to attend? 8. Anything else you would like us to know? Again, great experience overall. They told us our interview order and who we would be seeing. They had people from Financial Aid and the Bursar Office come speak to us while we were waiting. Breakfast was good, cafeteria is more than adequate. PCOM students were always coming in to talk to us while we were waiting to be interviewed. All of my questions were answered and I felt at ease with the entire day." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/07/2001

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