Students from the Class of 2001
chose the following criteria as their top 5 reasons for selecting a particular
General reputation of school
Teaching methods of school
Financial cost of attending
Keep in mind that the interview
represents a perfect time for you to find out about the school. Remember
to ask the following questions:
Are there any special programs of distinction
at this school?
How different are the preclinical and
Are there opportunities for individual
research projects for students?
Is there a note-taking service for
How many electives will the curriculum
allow me to take?
How do the students perform on the
National Board Exams?
How are academic and clinical evaluations
What kind of career counseling is available?
What type of clinical sites are available
How extensive is the library and extracurricular
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