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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?

2 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?

1

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 me about your research, and explain how you make, ''aligned nanofibers.''" Report Response

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

"Tell me the best and worst things about you." Report Response

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

"How am I sure that medicine is the right career for me?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"If a family brought in a 14 year old retarded girl who had been raped and pregnant, and the family wanted an abortion, what would I do?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Why were your undergrad grades so bad? (This turned out to be fine though)" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, MSAR, List of Questions from Premed Advisor" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The staff and faculty were VERY friendly. They seemed to care about the wellbeing of the students. The town was also much better than I thought it would be. (Wasn't expecting too much)" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Lack of affiliation with a university limits their resources somewhat. Some areas of Albany are pretty run down. Cost of tuition." Report Response

What are your general comments?

"The admissions staff made the day a very pleasurable experience. They took a lot of time to explain their process and answer any questions we had. Most people get two interviews, but I got one after doing really well on the first one (I think)." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Admissions staff

How did the tourguide seem?

Neutral

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?

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

ALB

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

7 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/18/2007

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

6 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?

7 out of 10

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