"A number of applicants will be selected for a preliminary interview by Jan 11, 2019 and short-listed applicants will be invited for a campus visit around Jan 20, 2019. The final decision would be made in early Feb 2019."
(A) At the end of Jan 11, a number of applicants will be selected out, but the preliminary interview hasn't been conducted; search committee will send invitations to short-listed applicants on Jan 20, but campus visit will be conducted later
(B) At the end of Jan 11, search committee will finish all preliminary interviews; short-listed applicants will come to the campus around Jan 20.
Which one (A or B) sounds more reasonable for a typical job search?