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  • Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine Las Vegas
  • Osteopathic Medical School
  • Henderson
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?

8 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

7 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 medicine? Why DO?" Report Response

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

"Talked about research that I did" Report Response

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

"Talked about my extracurriculars, including clinical volunteering and as an anatomy instructor." Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Nothing out of the ordinary." Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Nothing in particular" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN interview feedback questions, mock interview, read Touro NV website, read my application" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"The location of the school, the atmosphere of the school, the enthusiasm of the administrators, and a passionate new director of admissions. The open-door policy is a great resource for students to get to know the professors. High COMPLEX first time pass rate (~94% last year). Great anatomy and OMM lab. The dean of the college of osteopathic medicine, who was awarded physician of the year in 2008 in Nevada. He practices medicine, teaches class, acting dean of the college, and still has time for office hours." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Small library, and the fact that the school looks like a office building, like other members mentioned. Better than I thought when I actually visited though. Also, the fact that I HAVE to buy a Dell PC (I'm a mac guy) when starting school. I wish I could opt out of that and buy a new macbook instead, but it comes preloaded with software you need for studying." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"Nothing that wasn't already mentioned earlier" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"I was very VERY skeptical in coming here for interview. I was very close to declining their offer, but I am so glad I went. A very positive impression for this school. I would very much love to attend this school now" Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Faculty member

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

8 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?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

Where did you stay?

Hotel

How would you rate the hotel?

10 out of 10

What is the name of the hotel you stayed in?

Holiday Inn Express

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/30/2009

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?

7 out of 10

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

10 out of 10

How is the responsiveness of the admissions office?

10 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?

9 out of 10

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