Top 20 Interview Questions

As we’ve mentioned before, practicing your interviews again and again will make you a supreme candidate. You must do several mock interview to become confident in yourself. Below are top 20 questions asked in interviews. Use this as your guide in order to do self mock-interviews. We recommend typing out your answers and rehearsing them till they’re perfect. Good luck!

20 Frequently Asked Interview Questions

  1. Tell me about yourself. (i.e. elevator pitch)

  2. What is a PA?

  3. Why do you want to be PA as opposed to any other medical professional?

  4. What is your idea of what a PA does?

  5. What challenges do you think you would face as a working PA?

  6. What challenges do you think you would face as a PA student?

  7. What is an accomplishment that you are most proud of?

  8. What is a challenge you have overcome?

  9. What has prepared you to the rigorous program ahead?

  10. What has prepared you for the profession?

  11. What makes you stand out from the crowd of applicants?

  12. Describe a time where you were under tremendous stress at work or academia. How did you deal with it?

  13. You mentioned **** on your essay. Can you explain/expand on that?

  14. Why this school?

  15. What do you do in your free time?

  16. Aside from school, what else is important to you?

  17. How you plan on balancing your personal life with school?

  18. What is your biggest weakness as an applicant?

  19. What is your greatest strength as an applicant?

  20. Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?

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