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Received an interview invite for the St. Petes campus. I will be interviewing on Oct. 7 as that is the soonest date that I will be able to fly out. Anyone else choose this date?

I don't believe anyone else on here has gotten an invite yet. Only a few have gotten the email that all of our requirements were received.

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Hi all,  I just got an interview invite for the Barry campus. Can some of you guys who have been through it (and got accepted - congrats!) tell me a little bit about the interview process? Thanks!

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Hi all, I just got an interview invite for the Barry campus. Can some of you guys who have been through it (and got accepted - congrats!) tell me a little bit about the interview process? Thanks!

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I heard from a Barry student that they don't send out any confirmation email. He said the first email he got from them was to invite him for an interview. They may have changed it since then but that's what I've been told.

 

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 Hi there, current Barry PA C/O 2018 student here! I remember how stressful and intimidating this process can be so if you have any questions that you don't see answered here or you have been accepted and have specific questions about the program message me and I will do my best to answer! 

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Hi, there are few people that have been invited from interview at the St. Pete campus. Could you tells about your interview? I know they do group interviews, anything you would like to share with us? Also, they mentioned they will have an essay, what kind of essay?

 

There are concerns that students don't have the opportunity to show their potential. What do you think it was key in the interview?

 

Thank you

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Hi guys! Has anyone who was verified mid July heard back from the Miami campus?

verified end of June and haven't heard anything yet :(

 

 

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Hi all!

I'm new to applying. This is my first cycle.  I wanted to bring forward my stats and would like to hear some feedback as far as where I would stand. 

 

Graduation Date: April 2014

University: Oakland University (Rochester, MI)

Major: Bachelors of Health Sciences with concentration in Integrative Holistic Medicine

 

Pre-Req GPA: 3.7

 

Inorganic Chemistry- 4.0

Organic Chemistry- 4.0

Advanced Human Anatomy- 3.7

Advanced Human Physiology- 4.0

Clinical Microbiology- 3.9

Genetics- 3.6

Intro Psychology- 3.1

Developmental/ Lifespan Psychology- 3.7 

 

Overal CASPA GPA: 3.12

 

Patient Contact Hours: 3,900 (paid, Certified Nursing Assistant)

 

Healthcare Experience: Dental Office Manager, Care Management Administration

 

Shadowing Hours: ~70 (Trauma, Surgical Service, Rapid Response, and Neurology) 

 

Letters of Reccomendation: 1 from Neurology PA (I work with her on my hospital unit), 1 from a Derm/GI PA (I volunteered at her clinic in Chicago), 1 from my unit manager, and 1 from a professor (professor for my biochem/pathology courses, conducts breast cancer research at OU). 

 

Extra Curricular:

 

Pre-PA Society, Vice President (Oakland University)

Keep Detroit Beautiful, Brand Ambassador (Detroit, MI) 

Gamma Phi Beta Sorority, Executive Board Member, Volunteer Coordinator

Gamma Phi Beta, Recruitment/ Chapter Advisor (Beta Chapter- University of Michigan) 

 

 

GRE: I had a low GRE the first time I took it.... but I am retaking it in the next few months. 

 

Any recommendations for me? I am currently taking a few courses just to keep up with my studies. I currently work at the hospital, volunteer, and am prepping for a mission trip in December. 

 

Please feel free to give me any tough love!

 

Thanks!

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I think your stats look awesome especially if you can get into the 50th percentile for the GRE. My best advice is to apply early. I applied at the dead line last year and only got one interview out of four applications. This year I applied in May and got five interviews out of ten. My application of course improved between cycles but not THAT dramatically in my opinion. Good luck!

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I received an interview for Barry University at the St. Pete's campus, however I was recently accepted to a program closer to home so I will be giving up my interview slot. Hopefully this frees up a position for someone else to attend. Good luck to you all! 

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I think your stats look awesome especially if you can get into the 50th percentile for the GRE. My best advice is to apply early. I applied at the dead line last year and only got one interview out of four applications. This year I applied in May and got five interviews out of ten. My application of course improved between cycles but not THAT dramatically in my opinion. Good luck!

 

I already submitted my CASPA application! I was verified on 08/04. I haven't finished up the sup app. But that is going to be submitted this weekend. As far ad the GRE, I'm retaking it in a month or so. But I'm afraid they won't interview me because they don't have a hard copy score in their hands early on. 

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I already submitted my CASPA application! I was verified on 08/04. I haven't finished up the sup app. But that is going to be submitted this weekend. As far ad the GRE, I'm retaking it in a month or so. But I'm afraid they won't interview me because they don't have a hard copy score in their hands early on. 

 

I was CASPA verified on 8/1 and I have yet to receive any confirmation email, nor anything about a supplemental. Did you receive the supplemental via email?

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Supp app?  I haven't received an email to answer a question or confirm my CASPA, let alone an additional app.

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Oh no, I apologize! I was going to search to finish it up. But it doesn't seem as though there is one available on the website. Will they be sending ANY confirmation? I haven't gotten anything either. 

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Nope, very few have received a confirmation email from the St. Pete campus or any email for that matter. 

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Received an interview invitation for Miami yesterday, but I will be declining as I took a seat elsewhere. Hopefully someone else gets an interview email soon, good luck!

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Received an interview invitation for Miami yesterday, but I will be declining as I took a seat elsewhere. Hopefully someone else gets an interview email soon, good luck!

congrats! Would you mind sharing when you submitted?

 

 

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Just received an email about my application status, that it's being processed then heading to admissions. Based on everyone else's timeline, I guess I'll expect to hear something around November haha.

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