OU ABSN Interviews for May 2011 Cohort

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    Hi guys! Interviews started today for the May 2011 cohort, and I think I was one of the first few to interview. I know we can't talk about specific questions that were asked during the interview, but I just wanted to see if anyone would like to share their reactions/experience here.

    I personally felt pretty good, I did get one "I love your answer!" so that made me feel a little more secure since I felt like I stumbled on this one other question. I did feel a little rushed since they told me the interview would be super short right in the beginning (did anyone else feel that way?) I didn't get a clear answer on where we will be having clinicals/classes though....

    I'm sure it will be another month after interviews end until we all get mailed acceptance letters.

    Any thoughts you would like to share?.....

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    seriously? am i the only one that's interviewed for this cohort so far... lol
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    Hi there,
    I am interviewing next week and am really nervous / excited.
    Keep in touch - we can play the waiting game together!
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    sounds great! good luck on the interview!
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    I interviewed and felt rushed also. I just did not feel like it was enough time for them to make a decision. Based on others I have spoken to, I was prepared for a much longer and intense interview. The pressure to get my point across quickly made me nervous and I don't feel very good about it. We shall see!
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    i completely understand. especially since i was told right in the beginning that i have 10 minutes, and that made my nervousness set in! i've heard of people having 1/2 hour interviews in the past....
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    How many people were interviewing you all? I had one. Also, did the person write down a lot of what you were saying? Just wondering!
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    I had two interviewers and it went smooth. I am crossing my fingers and hoping. I didn't notice them taking notes but they did have a file they were referencing. They asked about things in my essay and the basics of why I want to be a nurse.
    The last of the interviews wrapped up today...so I don't think we will wait that much longer to find out yay or nay! I wish everyone the best of luck...
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    Thanks for the info. I expected the interviews to go on for a couple more weeks. I interviewed with one person and it was pretty brief and I didn't notice much writing. I wish everyone the best of luck!! Please post if you hear any news!!
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    I had 2 people as well. They said that had just read my essay so I figured that's why they weren't referring to any folders...? They also weren't taking any notes... But I think I did ok. If there were differnet interviewers then maybe that explains the different styles of interviewing so notes or not, I think you'll just have to base it in how well you think you answered the questions and also whether you feel like you made yourself stand out.

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