College Admissions Info

Auburn University, ‘17
BS, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Computer Software Engineering

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a rising junior expected to graduate May 2017 majoring in Computer Science. I am a Alabama native. I enjoy playing basketball, programming, and socializing with friends.
From: Meridianville , Alabama
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: Alabama, Auburn, Alabama
Denied At:
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Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

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High School Performance

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Top 10%
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Low at first but improved
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Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball (Recruited)
Extracurricular Activities: National Honor Society, French Club
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Reaching a goal, Career aspirations
2203 Words
The development of a popular application has become a huge deal in society recently. 3.6 billion people (or 50% of the world’s population) own or have access to a mobile device. Mobile devices have already outpaced the majority of media we rely on everyday, including computers. Today, more people access the Web via a mobile device than via computer, and the disparity between the two numbers will grow more severe in the coming years. Statistics have shown that mobile application development...

Supplemental Essay: Explaining low grades/scores
169 Words
Don't feel like a low GPA or standardized score will keep you from being accepted into a school. Chances are your GPA isn't even as low as you think it really is. GPA and standardized test scores are one thing, but your extra curricular activities and personal statement in your application tell a whole different story. If your GPA isn't where you want it tell them that you had a rough start and are ready for a new beginning, a...

College Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my application process
38 Words
Do not be afraid to talk about yourself. In your application...

Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
55 Words
The most popular extracurricular activity at my high school was sports. 75% of people at my school were...

My extracurricular activities in college, and why I chose them
69 Words
I personally played basketball in high school mainly because for one, I was a 6'7 slim person so it was basically...

How to increase chances at my school
50 Words
To increase chances are your school of choice, first and foremost apply early during early...

Why I ultimately chose my school
78 Words
My ultimate reason for choosing my school, Auburn university, was because theya re one of the few schools that offer software engineering and...