DrewByte
DrewByte,
NC State ‘17
B.S., Aerospace Engineering
I'm an aspiring Aerospace Engineer who loves games and watching school sports with friends!
Features Included
1
Essays
3
Schools
12
Scores
9
Advice
3
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Trinity, North Carolina
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionEarly Action
English First Language Yes

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • North Carolina State University - Raleigh (Raleigh, NC)
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
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North Carolina State University - Raleigh (Raleigh, NC)

Applied for a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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My personal statement talked about my goals and how they push me to constantly better myself. I discussed how my father took my brother and I to Cape Canaveral when I was younger to watch one of the final launches of the Space Shuttle. I decided at that moment that I wanted to go into science and math, and engineering stemmed out of that. My personal statement was crafted to say how my goals fell in line with the characteristics...
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General Admissions Advice

Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
97 Words
I had to take on loans my Freshman year, and they totaled around $7500. I applied for scholarships, but did not really get any when coming into my University. One...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
46 Words
Sports. Go to all the sporting events you can. Basketball, Football, even Volleyball. You...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
80 Words
This would have to be a Shakespeare course I took my Freshman year. I'm in engineering, so it was vastly different from all the...
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What I’d change about my application process
102 Words
I would not have put so much time into thinking of every single club I attended or did stuff with in high school. Honestly, the university cares more about what you...
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Whether I used a private admissions counselor, and advice I received
57 Words
I did not use a private admissions counselor, as I did not even know they existed. My...
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How to increase chances at my school
249 Words
So, NC State is in an upward trend. Every year, it is getting harder and harder to get into. This is both good and bad; it is good because the school is getting more competitive, but bad because many students who would have been admitted a year prior may now be below the standards. Due to this, it is good to stay on top of test scores and extracurricular activities. NC State likes to...
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Why I declined other schools
155 Words
I applied to two other schools- The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Georgia Tech. My family on my mother's side have always been Tarheel fans, and it made a lot of sense for me to apply there because I grew up a...
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Post-college plans
41 Words
I plan on going to graduate school to get my Doctorate in...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
68 Words
It helps to do service work over the summer, a job, or to attend a summer camp at a university...
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High School Performance

Weighted GPA
4.4
 
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Low one semester/year
Explanation of Low Grades

Test Scores

Highest ACT
32
 
ACT Score Details
 
Other ACT Scores
ACT Prep
Highest SAT
2180
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1510
Other SAT Scores
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details6 classes and scores

Sports

SportsCross Country

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesMarching Band, Beta Club, National Honor Society

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences

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