College Admissions Info

Rickym270
Rickym270
New York City College of Technology ‘18
BS, Computer and Information Studies

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

Website Designer/ Developer
From: Bronx , New York
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic
Legacy: No, Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At:
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: German, Spanish

Test Scores

1670
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1200
Highest SAT: 1670
Other SAT Scores:
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High School Performance

2.00
GPA
N/A
Rank
High School Type: Public
Academic Performance in High School: Low one semester/year
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Wrestling
How Spent Summers:
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Interest in tech/engineering
432 Words
Interest, drive and passion versus potential gain is what demarcates individuals who seek to make a change in the world while, at the same time, bettering their-selves through education. See, I have gotten the chance to meet individuals that study in the engineering field simply because, “it's going to make [them] money.” The value placed on an engineering degree simply because of the abstract monetary value placed upon its potential jobs diminishes the true purpose of studying in a...







Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
432 Words
Interest, drive and passion versus potential gain is what demarcates individuals who seek to make a change in the world while, at the same time, bettering their-selves through education. See, I have gotten the chance to meet individuals that study in the engineering field simply because, “it's going to make [them] money.” The value placed on an engineering degree simply because of the abstract monetary value placed upon its potential jobs diminishes the true purpose of studying in a...







College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
46 Words
Regardless of what may happen in High School, do well. It may seem like...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
107 Words
At first I automatically assumed that City Tech was going to be a horrible college for me. Having done horrible in High School, I had low expectations for the college since I...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
80 Words
Definitely look for internships. You can get internships during any time in High schools and they definitely help out in your application process for...





What I like about my school’s location and culture
102 Words
Located on Jay Street in Brooklyn, I had low expectations when I started going to City Tech. As I met new people and made tons of friends, I explored the area...





My favorite course thus far, and why
75 Words
My favorite course thus far has to be ENG 1101. Being one of the first courses I took in college, it was a great...





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