ryancello7
ryancello7,
JSU ‘17
B.A., Music Performance
Music Major. Instrumental Performance - Cello
Features Included
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Essays
5
Schools
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Scores
5
Advice
3
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Oakland, California
GenderMale
EthnicityBlack / African American
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken English

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
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Jackson State University (Jackson, MS)

Applied for a B.A. in Music Performance

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: No

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
1063 Words
Overcoming personal struggle
Most Challenging Obstacle The most challenging obstacle I’ve had to overcome is a recent one; dropping out of school. I decided to drop out of school the summer of 2014 after completing my sophomore year of college because I could no longer afford to be a student. Dropping out was a challenge for me because it’s something I thought will never happen to me; it came as a surprise. It also forced me to rethink the direction I wanted...
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General Admissions Advice

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
19 Words
One of the most popular extracurricular...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
37 Words
My favorite course thus far would have to be Handbells. Playing...
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5 adjectives that describe a typical student at my school (Feel free to elaborate!)
76 Words
1. Friendly: Everyone is extremely approachable and welcoming 2. Smart: Concordia has some really intelligent individuals 3. Open-Minded: The school being in Oregon, I though...
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What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
41 Words
If I were student body president, I would first survey all students...
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What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
52 Words
How better a small school really is compared to a large school. Since CU only has...
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High School Performance

GPA
2.63
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 50%
 
High School TypePublic
Academic Performance in High School Low at first but improved

Test Scores

Highest SAT
1340
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score990

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Details1 classes and scores

Sports

SportsTennis

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesBlack Student Union, School Jazz / Orchestra, School Band

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers

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