brittany_santos
brittany_santo,
Emerson ‘16
B.A., Business Administration and Management
I'm a girl pursuing a career in book publishing after having had a lot of bad cards in life dealt to me.
Features Included
2
Essays
3
Schools
3
Scores
5
Advice
3
ECs
0
Sports

Background

Hometown Kyle, Texas
GenderFemale
EthnicityHispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken German

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Emerson College (Boston, MA)
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Emerson College (Boston, MA)

Applied for a B.A. in Business Administration and Management

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Grandparent(s)

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Out of all of the fictional characters I have gone on adventures with; Hermione Granger was my role model, starting at the age of 8. Some may scoff, but one must understand that Harry Potter was all I had. My parents—high school dropouts—never gave much importance to reading; my mother refused to read anything with “too many words” to me as a bedtime story, and my father read to me in a voice that dismissed the act itself as...
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Supplemental Essay Unique question posed by school
90 Words
My chosen major of Writing, Literature and Publishing was influenced by my desire to become a mild-mannered editor by day and a coffe-drinking novelist at night--the Batman of the literary world, so to speak. I want to correct grammar errors and banish novelists to revision; I want to write tales of fantastic creatures and people, with the horrors that come with them. Only the program at Emerson has the focus and tools that I need to become this dual-natured beast...
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General Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
63 Words
My guidance counselor and my favorite English teacher wrote my letters of recommendation. My guidance counselor wrote about my...
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How to increase chances at my school
78 Words
Don't be intimidated by the high academic standards that people who come to Emerson have. The admissions here look for people who did...
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Post-college plans
68 Words
The plan is to open up an editorial company to serve the needs of both publishing houses and self-published writers....
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
63 Words
Emerson is a very interesting place--and I don't mean interesting in the bad way. There's always something quirky or...
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Why I ultimately chose my school
54 Words
For the career path I wanted (book publishing), Emerson is one of the few colleges in...
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High School Performance

GPA
3.29
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 25%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1740
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1250

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details2 classes and scores

Sports

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, School Band, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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