College Admissions Info

tealshark20
tealshark20
San Jose State University, ‘19
BS, Nursing

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 4 advice topics

Student Background

From: Livermore , California
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: San Jose State, SFSU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

1800
SAT
26
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1290
Highest SAT: 1800
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High School Performance

4.07
GPA
Top 10%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Golf
Extracurricular Activities: Debate Club/Team, Yearbook, National Honor Society, School Newspaper/Magazine/Journalism
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College Application Essays

For my San Jose State application, I did not have to submit an essay. However, in my AP Lit class senior year, my teacher had us do common app essays to help prepare us. My first prompt I discussed my close friendship with my great great uncle, who was my biggest fan. In my second prompt I discussed the moment when I realized that Nursing is the career I wanted to have for the rest of my life, when I...



College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
25 Words
CHAD70, or Human Lifespan Development. This class has...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
19 Words
We even have a Jewish fraternity...





Recommended summer activities during high school and college
46 Words
Spend time with your friends and go on some adventures. In a few short...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
62 Words
I applied for as many scholarships as possible, as I am on my own in terms of paying for...