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  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Fort Lauderdale
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Negatively

What was the stress level of the interview?

8 out of 10

How you think you did?

3 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

9 out of 10

Questions

How long was the interview?

30 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)?

"Why do you want to be a DO" Report Response

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

"Explain Organic Chemistry grades (i got C+s because it was soph year and i was pledging a fraternity)" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"An MD asked me why i wanted to be a DO so be prepared for that because I was only prepared to tell a DO why i thought the profession was amazing, not tell an MD why i wasn't choosing the same path he chose." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Same as above." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Studentdoctor.net, school website and materials" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The campus was amazing, the admissions people were nice, the dean was very cool and his speech to the 12 of us was inspiring. Ft Lauderdale is beautiful" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Just my interviewer. He was clearly testing me. We even argued over the location of my hometown! But it all worked out because i just got accepted!!" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"MDs can interview you too and it was much more cut-throat than i thought it would be. WEAR A JACKET EVEN IF IT'S 100 DEGREES" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The interview seemed very professional and alot more cutthroat than i expected. Afterwards, i was informed by others that the interviewer may have just been testing me. Be prepared for this kind of experience, i wasn't" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

9 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?

$401-$500

What airport did you use?

fll

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

3 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Beach Club Resort

Would you recommend the hotel?

no

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/06/2006

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

10 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

10 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

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