almotasem
almotasem,
Arkansas State
B.A., Accounting
Graduate of Accounting Department - Master
Features Included
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Essays
1
Schools
5
Scores
3
Advice
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ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Biet Lahya, Palestinian Territories
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
Class of2013
First Gen College StudentYes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Arkansas State University (Jonesboro, AR)
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Arkansas State University (Jonesboro, AR)

Applied for a B.A. in Accounting

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents + 1 more

School Specific Essays

After I graduated high school, I had no idea what careers appealed to me. For my first two years of university, I searched for a calling, a class that would change my life and direct my studies. I enrolled in a wide variety of courses in a wide variety of departments. I learned about ethical relativism and general relativity (anthropology and astronomy), cubic functions and cubism (calculus and art history), similes and syllogisms (English and logic), p-tests and p-zombies (statistics...
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Supplemental Essay: Other
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Deciding on a career has not been a straightforward process for me. But the self-knowledge I have gained over the last four years makes it clear to me that law is the right choice. Economics has given me a deeper understanding of the world and my place in it, but understanding is not enough. I want to improve the systems that directly effect people’s daily lives, specifically through work in domestic public policy.
This may sound naive. Many people have left university with this dream only to be knocked in the teeth by reality. And I am prepared for this. I may not be able to facilitate all th
Deciding on a career has not been a straightforward process for me. But the self-knowledge I have gained over the last four years makes it clear to me that law is the right choice. Economics has given me a deeper understanding of the world and my place in it, but understanding is not enough. I want to improve the systems that directly effect people’s daily lives, specifically through work in domestic public policy. This may sound naive. Many people...
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General Admissions Advice

How I made up for low grades in high school
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Preparing for the lesson is the key...
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Misconceptions I had about college before attending
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How I made up for low grades in high school
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.20
(equivalent to 3.60 unweighted)
Rank
Top 25%
 
Academic Performance in High School High at first but got worse

Test Scores

Highest ACT
34
 
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Highest SAT
400
 
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AP / IB Classes and Scores

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Sports

SportsFootball

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