mfrancesb
mfrancesb,
Ithaca ‘19
B.S., Pre-Medicine Studies
Health Sciences with pre-medicine major from Pennsylvania
Features Included
3
Essays
5
Schools
6
Scores
3
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Emmaus, Pennsylvania
GenderFemale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Ithaca College (Ithaca, NY)
  • George Mason University (Fairfax, VA)
  • George Washington University (Washington, DC)
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Ithaca College (Ithaca, NY)

Applied for a B.S. in Pre-Medicine Studies

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My personal statement was about a school trip I took to Alaska with a group of kids the summer going into my junior year of high school. I explained how I was invited to the trip, what the trip was for, and my highlights of the trip. The goal of the essay was to retell a life changing moment or experience, and this trip was definitely that for me. It reaffirmed my interest in environmental science and lead me to...
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Supplemental Essay Explaining low grades/scores
144 Words
My final grade for my 9 Honors English class is a 77. The seemed class more difficult than my 11 Honors English in my opinion, and I could never seem to get ahead like I wanted. I learned that the teacher of the class had a reputation of teaching her honors classes like college courses, which I wasn’t prepared for. I did my best and tried to get help from the teacher. That experience taught me to never judge a book by...
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Additional Essay Details
16 Words
I tried to make my personal essays as detailed as possible without drawing them out unnecessarily.
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
93 Words
I'll admit it; I was a name snob. I didn't want to go to a college I didn't think was top tier or really well known, which was...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
149 Words
To be honest, Ithaca College was not my first choice school. I was very keen on going to another school until I received my financial aid package and found out I was receiving nothing. Ithaca gave me a great package, which got me to go...
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Post-college plans
65 Words
I know I want to go into the medical field in some way or another, and I'm going to need...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.77
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 10%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
27
 
ACT Score Details
 
Highest SAT
1870
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1330
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
PSAT Scores
Other Standardized Tests

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesSchool Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism, Boy/Girl Scouts, National Honor Society
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Experience & Awards

Awards Received
Application Additional Materials

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