College Admissions Info

rcassirer
rcassirer
The College of New Jersey - TCNJ ‘14
BA, Mass Communications and Media, Mass Communication, Public Relations

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • 3 advice topics

Student Background

I am a Senior at The College of New Jersey, majoring in Communications Studies.
From: Howell , New Jersey
Gender: Male
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: No
Admission: Early Decision
Applied To: 4 schools
Accepted At: College of NJ, Rutgers, UDel
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1860
SAT
28
ACT
Highest SAT: 1860
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High School Performance

3.80
GPA
Top 25%
Rank
High School Type: Public
AP / IB Classes and Scores:
Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

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College Application Essays

College Admissions Advice

How to increase chances at my school
120 Words
TCNJ is a very selective college. Extra-curricular activities are a must, and they're always looking for a GPA on the better side of 3.5. SAT scores are important wherever you go, but TCNJ didn't look at mine as much. Also, if you take the tour and love it, apply early decision! Commitment is a scary thing, but I've absolutely loved my 4...



Why I ultimately chose my school
155 Words
As soon as I took a tour around campus, I knew TCNJ was the one for me. I got into all 4 schools I applied to (UDel, Ramapo, and Rutgers being the other ones) but I applied early decision to TCNJ because I knew about its great academic standing, and its beautiful campus is just icing on the cake. It has...



Post-college plans
69 Words
After graduating in May, I'm planning on finding a job with a public relations firm in the city or somewhere in state. TCNJ has plenty of career fairs and options like a resume review session to help students get a jump start on their career prospects. I'm currently looking at a host of internships around the area, and have previously...