College Admissions Info

desireerolana
desireerolana
Miami Dade College, ‘13

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am a first year Doctor of Pharmacy candidate in the state of Florida. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, watching movies (mostly action,) and hanging out with close friends.
From: Miami , Florida
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: Black / African American, Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: NSU, USF, FAMU, USciences, Purdue
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1920
SAT
30
ACT
Converted SAT Score: 1360
Highest SAT: 1920
SAT Prep:
Highest ACT:
ACT Prep:

High School Performance

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Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
College Classes In High School:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

How Spent Summers:

College Application Essays

Supplemental Essay: Unique question posed by school
143 Words
I first became interested in the field of pharmacy in my tenth year of high school. I knew that I wanted to go into the healthcare field and help others. After researching many careers, pharmacy really fit in with what I wanted for my future. I have pursed my interest, education, community service and professional experience by researching and educating myself about all things pharmacy. I researched the different pharmacy career options (retail, clinical, etc…), the different universities that offered...



Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
121 Words
The reason I selected Florida A&M University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is because I feel like I would have the best experience and receive the best education at FAMU COPPS. Having already started the pre-professional program at FAMU, I feel well prepared to tackle the pharmacy program at FAMU alongside my close colleagues. In addition to starting at FAMU, I also know many scholars who are excelling in the program and I know of many successful pharmacists...



College Admissions Advice

What I like about my school’s location and culture
122 Words
I love that my school is in a college town, because everywhere I turn, I see people who are somewhat in the same boat as me. The culture on campus is unique and really provides a family...





Post-college plans
43 Words
After college the plan is to get a stable job, find a decent...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
45 Words
The popular extracurriculars include Greek life and dance teams. They really have a large...





What I’d change about my application process
95 Words
I would raise the general required GPA for my school's application. I feel like it is too low. I understand that they want to cater to the larger portion...





How to increase chances at my school
119 Words
The best way to increase your chances is to ask questions and never settle. You might get rejected by a certain person, but keep pushing and contacting other people until you find someone who is willing...