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  • Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Augusta
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

7 out of 10

How you think you did?

7 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 yourself" Report Response

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

"Why medicine?" Report Response

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

"What sets you apart in five sentences or less? Meaning, what should I say about you to the admissions committee?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"A tough ethical one" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"A tough ethical one" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read up on the healthcare reform, read up on the school, read the news, re-read my primary and secondary application, talked to current students and people who had already interviewed, and reviewed the school mission statement" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The school's "home"-like feel and the friendliness of the staff and professors" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Augusta is not known for its cultural scene and some of the facilities seemed very old" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"MORE about healthcare reform" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Interview is very casual, so don't freak out too much. Relax and be yourself! ALSO, the interviews are not usually that long, my interviewer and I sort of hit it off and lost track of time, most are around 30 minutes long" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

2-3 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

With students at the school

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

10/14/2009

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

7 out of 10

What is your ranking of this school's location?

4 out of 10

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

3 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

8 out of 10

How is the friendliness of the admissions office?

10 out of 10

How eco-friendly are the school's application materials and interview process?

6 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"Better communication in terms of residency paperwork" Report Response

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