College Admissions Info

Florida State University, ‘16
BBA, Business Administration and Management, Hospitality Management

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • High School Performance
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

Go Gators!!! Going back to school to major in hospitality at Daytona State College. Yah, I look a bit like Bruce Willis ... I know .... I know. I'm an ex-army sergeant, too!
From: Tallahassee , Florida
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Accepted From Waitlist
Applied To: 3 schools
Accepted At: Florida, FIU
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish, Arabic

Test Scores

None Reported

High School Performance

(no specification of weighting)
Top 10%
High School Type: Public

Extracurriculars & Awards

None reported

College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Leaving home
891 Words
It has been quite a while since I have written a full-fledged essay for an application, since I'm 35 and just started going back to school, but perhaps by choosing the subject "leaving home" I can tell you exactly what made me halt my education and begin my long years of service to my country. I was an army brat from the very beginning. The first day that the army recruiter came into my government class, I was the first to...

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
156 Words
As a fitness buff, I realized that I would not be anywhere's near in the shape I am now had I not played volleyball and tennis at Daytona State. While I was laying in the hospital, I lost nearly 35 pounds and literally looked like a...

Why I declined other schools
81 Words
Although my initial studies began at Florida State University, after I came home, I knew I needed something new. I needed the beach...

My favorite course thus far, and why
222 Words
I have been double majoring in business and hospitality management. Any courses related with these two major subjects have been the most interesting and invigorating for me. I will admit - I'm not the most nerdiest when it comes to math so the Economy class that I took did not really help me out with that, but it was a class I needed to take,...

How to increase chances at my school
70 Words
Daytona State College has been my second chance at getting my life back, so frankly I'm just glad I made...

My advice about getting recommenders
126 Words
If you're having trouble of finding recommenders, go to your peers for help. That's what I did after I got my life back again - I went to my high school buddies and asked where they got...