College Admissions Info

Illinois State University, ‘20
BA, Music Teacher Education

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 1 supplemental essays
  • 1 advice topics

Student Background

Future Music Teacher!
From: Joliet , Illinois
Gender: Female
First Gen College Student: Yes
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
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Test Scores

Highest ACT:
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High School Performance

GPA, Weighted
Top 25%
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Church, Local Orchestra / Symphony / Band, Choir, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

Personal Statement for Illinois State: Family background
588 Words
All lives begin differently, and our differences are the wonderful thing about life. A young soul, a miracle baby some might believe, was born into the world to two youngsters whose very own lives had only just begun. Whether you’re white or black, short or tall, male or female, we all have different stories. My story, however, will guide its readers through my struggles and hardships of life. Despite all the difficulties, those pressures transformed a lump of coal...

Supplemental Essay for Illinois State: “Why us” school essay
511 Words
Most colleges, with the exception of a few, are all the same; giving you an education, possibly a place to live, and a slight chance at finding a job in your career path. Illinois State University, however, seems to be one of the schools that differs from the norm of other colleges. Illinois State University’s School of Music seems be flowing with the energy some people need to simply make it through the day. The thorough descriptions of what...

College Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
18 Words
I applied for scholarships, hoping...