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  • New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Old Westbury
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

2 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

15 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 did you do as a critical care technician?" Report Response

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

"Why NCOM?" Report Response

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

"Do you know what you want to specialize in?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"What is the difference between Biology and Biotechnology?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"NYCOM, AACOM + SDN websites and reviewed my AACOMAS application. " Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The IT industry is really well integrated into the DO ciricullum. The atmosphere was very relaxing. All the facilities were very modern, the cafe had good food and the lecture halls were all wireless. NYCOM is located strategically in a nice area with everything availabel within a 5 mile radius. The admissions dean was really nice and really answered all our questions before we were done for the day." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"The library is small, but there are many other quite study areas/private rooms available for the students." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"The traffic in NY that day was crazy because of the weather AND lots of construction work! So, I advise everyone to go up the Westbury a day before your interview date." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"NYCOM is really great and its my first choice! The student diversity is great and the atmosphere is really very friendly and laid back. Students showed genuin interest in what the were doing and in helping us learn more about the school. The day began at 9am, we had interviews until about 12 and then we had lunch at their cafeteria with a 2nd year med student. After that we toured aroud the whole campus and were given a closing speech by the admissions dean. The day ended at around 2:30pm." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/20/2003

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