Ace Your Interview

Congrats! You've landed the Interview! But now what?

You can drastically improve your ability to discuss your skills through a practice interview on campus or virtually at Arcadia. 

  • Request a practice interview with a Career Educator in the Office of Career Education in Knight Hall. When preparing for your practice interview be sure to fill out the Interview Prep Worksheet.
  • Review the Interview Skills Guide to learn about interviewing dos and don’ts, review sample questions, learn how to answer questions with the STAR method, and more!
  • Practice your interview from home with Big Interview – An online system that combines training and practice to help improve your interview skills.  Big Interview offers an AI-based mock interview practice with feedback, thousands of interview questions with tips on how to answer them, and a step-by-step response builder for behavioral questions.  It also offers industry-specific and job-specific practice and an interview training module.  Students and alumni can sign up for free using your Arcadia email address. Watch the Getting Started with Big interview tutorial to learn more about navigating Big Interview.

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