jackjoyce36
jackjoyce36,
GA Tech ‘18
B.S., Aerospace Engineering
I am a second year aerospace engineering major at Georgia Tech.
Features Included
2
Essays
6
Schools
9
Scores
5
Advice
2
ECs
1
Sports

Background

Hometown Milton, Georgia
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite Non-Hispanic
AdmissionRegular Decision
English First Language Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken Spanish

Results, Essays, and Advice

Accepted
Waitlisted or Withdrew
Denied
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Blacksburg, VA)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, IN)
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Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)

Applied for a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering

Accepted and Enrolled Legacy: Both Parents

School Specific Essays

School Specific Advice

More Essays

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Personal Statement
654 Words
Story central to identity
Soccer is where I spend most of my time; whether I am thinking about it, talking about it, or playing it, soccer is influencing me in some way. It only makes sense that my experiences with the sport and the people I have met while playing it have had such a profound effect on the person I am today. Every teammate and coach has altered the way I think and, subsequently, opened my mind. Being faced with new cultures or...
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Supplemental Essay “Why us” school essay
146 Words
With cutting edge labs, innovative technology, and critical research, Georgia Tech offers a wide variety of educational opportunities that other schools do not have. I want to attend a school that prepares its students to be effective and essential members of their intended field. In the future, I plan to create and use technology that will further the aerospace engineering field, and a Georgia tech degree would increase my chances of being successful in this industry . I will contribute to...
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General Admissions Advice

What I’d change about my school if I were student body president
89 Words
I would make the campus a more lively and fun environment. Each fall we have one musical artist come and perform on campus, but that's it. I...
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Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
39 Words
Engineering designing/building activities are some of the most popular at Georgia...
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My favorite course thus far, and why
43 Words
My favorite course so far was Physics 1, and I can't wait to take...
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What I like about my school’s location and culture
95 Words
I love being in a city. I know that it isn't for everyone, but if you love the city-life, Georgia Tech may be for you. It is so incredible...
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Recommended summer activities during high school and college
74 Words
During your time here at Georgia Tech, I recommend taking summer classes, along with getting a part time job. Summer classes are...
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High School Performance

GPA
4
(no specification of weighting)
Rank
Top 5%
 
High School TypePublic
College Classes In High School
Academic Performance in High School Steady

Test Scores

Highest SAT
2090
 
SAT Score Details
 
Converted SAT Score1460
SAT Prep
SAT IIs

AP / IB Classes and Scores

Sports

SportsSoccer (Recruited)

Extracurriculars

ActivitiesTutoring/Mentoring, Spanish Club
Elaborate on Extracurriculars or Work

Experience & Awards

How Spent Summers
Volunteer Experiences
Awards Received

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