MKT17
MKT17,
Emerson ‘17
B.A., Creative Writing
Junior Writing for Film and TV major at Emerson College
Features Included
3
Essays
4
Schools
11
Scores
1
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Los Angeles, California
GenderFemale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Emerson College (Boston, MA)
  • Columbia University (New York, NY)
  • New York University (New York, NY)
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Emerson College (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Creative Writing

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
977 Words
Childhood memory
“Marissa, sweetheart, your Dad is here!” My friend’s mom calls down the hallway in that tone that parents have that is intended to pull children away from play so that they can reclaim their sanity, but rarely works. Normally that tone would not pull me away from my best friend and our make believe adventures, but this time it does. The words are what halt me, not the tone. She said my dad was here. I pad down the...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
122 Words
Columbia's core curriculum offers an opportunity to experience a wide range of courses. While my intended major is English, the Core requirements would not only give me the opportunity to explore a wide array of academic interests, but also afford the ability to pair my interest in writing with other subjects for a variety of viable career options. Columbia's location in New York City presents the ability to work and intern while in school in a wide array of industries....
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
327 Words
Humans, by nature, adapt to their surroundings. My surroundings have consistently changed throughout my entire life; I've lived in three different states, attended four different schools, and lived in ten different homes. Literature, at first, came into my life as a means of stability and escape. Books consistently afforded a safe haven of a reality I enjoyed more than my own. The years I spent in a small, closed minded town in Florida, after my parents divorced, were the years...
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General Admissions Advice

How I chose schools to apply to
114 Words
I used the Fiske Guide to colleges and College Prowler to look into colleges that were best for my major. Fiske is great, because it shows the best programs and has every college in...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.70
(no specification of weighting)
High School TypeOther Private
Academic Performance in High School Some good some bad
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2100
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1470
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsBasketball

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesDance
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

Awards Received

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