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  • Albany Medical College
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Albany
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

10 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

5 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

60+ 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)?

"16 year old wants an abortion, what would you do?" Report Response

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

"Tell me about your research project." Report Response

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

"Why Albany Med?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"My first interviewer made the comment, "That's one thing that Vets have better than us." in reference to euthanasia and the way that Terry Schaivo died." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Toughest thing to respond to was also the comment about euthanasia." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Good night's rest." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"My interviewers were personable and easy to talk to, and all the students seemed satisfied with the school." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Other than the 40G tuition the facilities were older, but appeared well kept. The neighborhood the school is in appeared to be more than a little iffy, at least on one side of the school." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"That the ethics questions weren't as bad as emphasized on this site." 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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Airplane

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

$201-$300

What airport did you use?

ALB

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

9 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

04/28/2005

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

5 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

6 out of 10

What is your ranking of this area's cultural life?

6 out of 10

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