College Admissions Info

jackjoyce36
jackjoyce36
Georgia Institute of Technology ‘18
BS, Aerospace 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 second year aerospace engineering major at Georgia Tech.
From: Milton , Georgia
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Both Parents
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 6 schools
Accepted At: VA Tech, GA Tech
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes
Other Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Test Scores

2090
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1460
Highest SAT: 2090
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High School Performance

4.00
GPA
Top 5%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Soccer
Extracurricular Activities: Tutoring/Mentoring, Spanish Club
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Story central to identity
654 Words
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...









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...



College 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...





Most popular extracurricular activities at my college
39 Words
Engineering designing/building activities are some of the most popular at Georgia...





My favorite course thus far, and why
43 Words
My favorite course so far was Physics 1, and I can't wait to take...





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...





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...