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  • Florida State University College of Medicine
  • Allopathic Medical School
  • Tallahassee
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?

9 out of 10

How do you rank this school among ALL other schools?

8 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?

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)?

"Discuss one major problem in healthcare today." Report Response

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

"Why FSU?" Report Response

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

"Let's say that by the time you graduate, physicians will only be making four times the national household income. Do you have a problem with that?" Report Response

What was the most interesting question?

"Why did you switch careers? (nontraditional, coming from another professional career)" Report Response

What was the most difficult question?

"Do you have any questions? (They'd already answered all of them very thoroughly, so I explained that and then led into a discussion about the regional campuses)." Report Response

How did you prepare for the interview?

"Read the site, SDN interview feedback, kept up to date with healthcare issues both domestic and foreign, and talked to students." Report Response

What impressed you positively?

"Amazing campus and incredibly nice faculty. Blew my mind!" Report Response

What impressed you negatively?

"Nothing about the interview... could use its own teaching hospital but oh well... not a major point with all of the teaching locations in town." Report Response

What did you wish you had known ahead of time?

"They should have told me the quasedillas they served for lunch were going to be so good." Report Response

What are your general comments?

No 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?

4-6 hours

What was your primary mode of travel?

Automobile

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

$101-$200

What airport did you use?

No Response

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?

Don't remember but it had a wet bar.

Would you recommend the hotel?

yes

General Info

On what date did the interview take place?

09/25/2009

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?

6 out of 10

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

5 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?

5 out of 10

What are your suggestions for the admissions office?

No Response

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