College Admissions Info

Texas A&M University, ‘16
BS, Biology and Biological Sciences, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Profile Overview

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

Student Background

I am on my 3rd (and final) year at my dream school, Texas A&M! I plan on immediately going to graduate school to study genetics after graduating.
From: Houston , Texas
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Parent, Sibling
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 1 school
Accepted At: Texas A&M
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Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

Converted SAT Score: 1290
Highest SAT: 1800
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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: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Extracurricular Activities: Marching Band, National Honor Society, Math Team, Spanish Club, Church
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College Application Essays

389 Words
During my junior and senior year, I was rewarded the leadership positions of social officer and flute section leader. Having these leadership roles in band has opened my eyes up even more to the power of teamwork, friendships, and hard work. In my most recent leadership camp this year during the summer of 2012, we talked about why, how, and what we do as a leadership team to have a great band program. I was drawn to the statement that there...

Supplemental Essay: “Why us” school essay
42 Words
I talked about how my father had previously went to Texas A&M, and how my older brother decided to go as well. I knew that this was the only college for me, because of their well-known science programs and outstanding atmosphere.

College Admissions Advice

Recommended summer activities during high school and college
157 Words
Take possible courses to get college credit out of the way while working at a job to pay for school. In the long run, these college courses taken during high school or after graduation will save you thousands of dollars in tuition once you get into college....

My favorite course thus far, and why
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I have really taken an interest in genetics this past spring semester. I would consider it my favorite class throughout the 2 years I've been attending Texas A&M. Although this class was...