College Admissions Info

Courtney B.
Courtney B.
University of Nebraska - Lincoln, ‘19
BS, Yoga and Movement Therapy, Exercise Physiology, Physical Therapy

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

From: San Antonio , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Baylor, Texas A&M, Nebraska
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1250
Highest SAT: 1750
Highest ACT:
Other Standardized Tests:

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 5%
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady
Explanation of Any Low Grades:

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Softball
Extracurricular Activities: Student Council / Government, National Honor Society
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work:
How Spent Summers:
Volunteer Experiences:

College Application Essays

Growing up, I always considered myself an only child. I felt this way not because I was the only child my parents gave birth to, but because the sister I do have was never around. They tried to hide it from me as best as they could, but not even the biggest of shields could protect me from the shattered glass and constant yelling. There were always three fighting, two yelling, and one silent soul: me. I grew accustomed to...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
685 Words
Stepping Into the World of Health Care By: Courtney Brown The Health Care career field is a booming industry full of opportunities and growth. The development of medicine alone has grown logarithmically from World War II, even exponentially in the last twenty years. This crucial development portrays an example of just how important the effect Health Care has on a society and its people. In our society, there will always be an imperative need for doctors, nurses, and individuals to...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
999 Words
I firmly believe in setting goals for yourself on a daily basis. Whether these goals are to be accomplished for a given day or in the long run, goal setting allows for one to narrow in on success. My daily goals often include showing my parents and loved ones the love and respect I have for them, getting an A on my upcoming test, being a positive influence to the children I look after at work, and completing all of...

Supplemental Essay: Scholarship application
304 Words
The history of America is just as rich as the soil that is laid upon her ground. Since the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, America has grown in numerous ways. Whether it be constructing a new set of laws to be followed or overcoming a time period full of hate and segregation, America’s past has influenced her character and made her the opportune land she is today. My appreciation and fondness for this land stems from...

College Admissions Advice

My advice about getting recommenders
52 Words
When determining who a good recommender may be, reflect on your year thus far. A good...

What I like about my school’s location and culture
26 Words
Students that attend the University of Nebraska live,...

What I’d change about my application process
24 Words
If I could do my application process...

Why I declined other schools
31 Words
I knew I wanted to attend the University of...

Post-college plans
13 Words
I hope to own...

How I chose schools to apply to
32 Words
I knew I wanted to attend a largely populated college....