College Admissions Info

Georgia Southern University, ‘19
BS, Journalism

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 7 advice topics

Student Background

From: Austell , Georgia
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 5 schools
Accepted At: GSU, Georgia State, UKentucky
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1250
Highest SAT: 1750
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High School Performance

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Top 25%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: American Red Cross, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Yearbook, School Theater/Plays
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College Application Essays

None Reported

College Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
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Definitely Greek life. The various Greek fraternities and sororities...

My favorite course thus far, and why
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My favorite course has definitely been Introduction to Sociology. I went into the class skeptical that I...

What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
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How small the town is! I love the small, college town that my school is in. I knew...

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
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I totally recommend beginning your first job (if you haven't started working already, that is) the summer before freshman year. That way,...

Why I declined other schools
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College campus tours are SO IMPORTANT. Even though on a tour they might only tell you all the good points about...

How I chose schools to apply to
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I first looked only in state at first. I knew I couldn't afford to...

Post-college plans
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I'm not looking to go to grad school. Once I graduate, I...