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  • Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Philadelphia
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?

10 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 Pharmacy?" Report Response

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

"Any Pharmacy experience? " Report Response

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

"Name a time when you had to make a difficult decision?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"All questions were either about pharmacy or about me (personal stuff like what I did in specific situations)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Name a time when you had to make a difficult decision? I was not expecting that question but I came up with a great answer." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN, mock interviews, talked alot in the mirror." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Jefferson is extremely fast with everything, I got my acceptance letter a week after my interview. The people there were very nice too." Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"nothing" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"nothing it was everything I expected" Report Response

What are your general comments?

"Do not be nervous. If you are nervous talk to your fellow interviewees. That is what I did and it took a load of pressure off. The interview is more like a conversation so dont be too nervous. Also If you have no pharmacy experience don't worry, I didn't and still got in!!! Just make sure you have excellent grades in college and that you do good on your PCAT." Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

10 out of 10

What is your in-state status?

In state

What was your total time spent traveling?

0-1 hour

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

< $100

Where did you stay?

Friends or family

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

12/12/2009

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

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?

10 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

"None, they are very helpful." Report Response

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