ekewokocha
ekewokocha,
MIT ‘20
B.S., Computer Science, , Business Administration and Management
Writer / Coder / CEO | MIT
Features Included
2
Essays
3
Schools
12
Scores
1
Advice
5
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Woodbridge, Virginia
GenderMale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language No

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
  • Yale University (New Haven, CT)
  • University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA)
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)

Applied for a B.S. in Computer Science

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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The blare of the buzzer reverberates throughout my living quarters at 05:00 every morning. Today’s uniform: faded red sweater and my favorite pair of knock-off vans. “Time to head out,” but before I leave, I check to see if my guardian is awake to continue the morning procedure. At 06:01 exactly, I start my 2 hour and 14 minutes commute to school. Upon arrival, I avoid getting run over by the newly licensed students in their new Mercedes-Benz cars as I make my...
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Supplemental Essay Diversity statement
441 Words
“Professional sports, or the military. Pick one buddy.” Time and time again, I've been asked to pick between the two. Why are these my only options? Does my racial background restrict me to limited careers? When most people think of peer pressure, they think of an active gesture, but sometimes no action is required. This makes peer pressure very powerful. My community is predominantly composed of low income African Americans. Many choose to pursue sports, not only because it is...
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General Admissions Advice

What might make for a good “Why Us” essay topic at my school
779 Words
Trying to answer the “Why _____?” essay is like telling your significant other (SO) why you love them; in both cases, you need to give specific, unique reasons. Let’s get started! - - - - - - - - - - - How do I say it? Let’s say that you loved your SO because of his or her hair (for the sake of your relationship, I hope you have other reasons!). I’m going to pose four simple — lacking all detail that this type of essay requires — responses, and point out the thinking behind each statement: "Luscious red...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.18
 
Rank
N/A
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
ACT Score Details
 
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2070
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1450
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details8 classes and scores

Sports

SportsDance

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBlack Student Union, Dance, Diversity Committee / Minority Initiative, Marching Band, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Application Additional Materials

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