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  • Appalachian College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy School
  • Oakwood
Overall Experience

How did the interview impress you?

Positively

What was the stress level of the interview?

3 out of 10

How you think you did?

8 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?

Closed file

What is one of the specific questions they asked you (question 1)?

"Why Pharmacy? Why UACP?" Report Response

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

"Scenario: A customer walks up to your consultation window and demands to speak with the pharmacist. She claims that the pharmacy down the street can fill her prescription in less than 10 minutes, faster than your pharmacy, and she didnt understand why it took this long for you to simply put a label on the bottle. How do you handle this situation?" Report Response

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

"What do you think your role is in helping UACP accomplish its goal of increasing the quality of life in underserved areas such as Appalachia? " Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Who influenced you to become a pharmacist?" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Describe a time when you had to correct a co-worker and how did it turn out?" Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"SDN" Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"I love the mountain scenery. The faculty were all very nice and enthusiastic about the program. I enjoyed being able to talk to people in the student lounge before the interview as well... I felt this help me lose some of the nervousness. PLUS the school is starting construction on a new state of the art building! " Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"No cell phone reception, old building (class is conducted in a gym)" Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"nothing really..the school's website tells you everything you need to know about what to expect. " Report Response

What are your general comments?

"We basically got there at 8:30 and reported to the student lounge where we had breakfast and talked amongst ourselves. Then we were split into two groups and starting at 9:00 group I had their student led tour followed by there one-on-one interview. Group II got to do their introduction and essay assignment. Vickie Keene also went over the student files one-by-one to make sure all requirements were in order. At 12 we all reported to the gym (classroom) where we had lunch and again talked amongst ourselves... then Group II had their student tours followed by interviews and Group I had the introduction/file review. The whole thing was over by 2:30. " Report Response

Tour and Travel

Who was the tour given by?

Student

How did the tourguide seem?

Enthusiastic

How do you rank the facilities?

7 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?

$201-$300

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?

Comfort Inn (Grundy VA)

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

11/10/2007

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?

8 out of 10

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

9 out of 10

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