Career Questions tagged Admissions

Do global internships benefit you when it comes to veterinary school applications??

I'm currently an undergraduate looking to apply to vet school in a few years. I know that having relevant experience is crucial, so I've been applying for lots of internships. I fond some summer opportunities abroad, but there are steep program fees and I'm wondering if entry into these would...

#admissions #grad-school #veterinary #resume #internship #science #veterinary-school #research #vet-school #application #job #graduate-school #college #veterinarian #global #work

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Active Nov 14 at 12:15 AM

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Posted by Kathryn C.’s Avatar Kathryn C.
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Lindsay Williambrown | Award-Winning Enterprise Transformation | Humane People Strategy | ... I would highly advise to use your internships to gain experience ...

PT school deadline

Does anyone know how long it will be until you find out if you get accepted into graduate school, PT more specifically? #admissions #college-admissions #graduate-school #ptschool...

#admissiondecisions

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Active Nov 14 at 04:54 PM

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Posted by Samantha Z.’s Avatar Samantha Z.
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Paul Gullatte | Senior Compliance Associate Every school is different so you will need to contact the ...

Does the high school you go to matters to colleges?

For example, does a student applying from the best high school in the state he or she lives in has a higher chance of being admitted into the college she/he wants than a student that comes from a normal high school (a school with no rankings)? #high-school #high-school-students #school #student...

#admissions #college

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Active Oct 11 at 04:42 PM

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Posted by Julia F.’s Avatar Julia F.
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Dana Jordan | Senior Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers Hi Julia!Not one bit :) When apply to a graduate program, ...

would applying early action be helpful? Or should i just apply regular decision?

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Active Aug 16 at 08:58 AM

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What is the most important factor to consider when choosing a college?

I've managed to come up with a list of several schools that I like and would enjoy attending, but I'm at a bit of a loss when it comes to which schools I should even apply to, let alone which one I should go to, one has a way better academic program, but the price is a lot higher and it's a lot...

#admissions #college

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Active Jul 20 at 08:46 PM

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Posted by Noelle M.’s Avatar Noelle M.
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Lynette Smith | Marketing Manager Personally, the academic program would be my primary consideration. You are ...

How do I get colleges to notice me?

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Active Jul 12 at 05:33 AM

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Posted by Shelby C.’s Avatar Shelby C.

What are some steps I can take to increase chances of admission at Georgia Tech?

I am currently a high school senior at a public high school in Atlanta, GA. So far, my SAT scores, GPA, Transcripts, and AP scores are high. I'm also in a school acapella club, do choir, and have been doing Academic Bowl for the past 3 years. This coming school year, I am going to lead my...

#admissions #college #high-school #georgiatech

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Active Jul 09 at 04:52 AM

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JENNA ZEBROWSKI | Bilingual JD/MBA with compliance and regulatory experience and ... You will want someone you know and who can write an ...

What is something I should expect from medical school admissions counselors when it comes to taking opportunities in my four years as an undergraduate?

What is something that medical school admissions representatives look at more, besides how well you did in your courses? #medschool #premedicine #college #medicine #admissions #counselors #admission-counselors...

#career-counselors

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Active Jun 14 at 07:42 PM

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Posted by Amyah H.’s Avatar Amyah H.
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Natalie Fein, MSeD, NCC, DCC | Nationally Certified Counselor Medical Schools are looking at GPA, completion of pre-requisite courses (Biology, ...

What is considered a "good" SAT score to have in order to get into a ivy league?

I got an average score on the SAT but I am well rounded everywhere else. #college #admissions #college-admissions #ivyleague #sat...

#testing

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Active Aug 13 at 01:22 PM

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Posted by Brianna T.’s Avatar Brianna T.
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Abby Lupi | CareerVillage.org Community Management Intern Hi Brianna! I think your question was answered here: https://www.careervillage.org/questions/42886/what-is-a-good-sat-score-and-gpa-in-order-to-get-into-a-top-collegeuniversity

How much more competitive is an Ivy League degree compared to a SUNY degree?

If two candidates are applying for the same job, will the one with the Ivy League School degree get it over the SUNY degree applicant? #degrees #college #ivy-league #suny #admissions...

#college-admissions

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Active Nov 14 at 08:02 PM

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Posted by Emily V.’s Avatar Emily V.
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Harry Truong | Software Engineer at Airbnb Based on my experience (interviewing Software Engineers for multiple companies), I've ...

What kind of medical-related jobs are med schools looking for?

I hope to go to medical school after I graduate. I know there is a lot that medical schools want to see on your application even before you apply. I have heard from some other med students that you need to have some form of job experience or volunteer experience in a hospital with patients. I...

#doctor #college-admissions #admissions #med-school #medicine #jobexperience #medschool

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Active Aug 09 at 02:35 AM

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Aly M. | MD While experience in the medical field is important, medical schools want ...

Is there a way to find grants for adult women returning to college?

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Active Sep 10 at 06:11 PM

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Ashley Apodaca | Sr Manager Customer Service Technology There are grants for adults. Most do not have age limits. ...

Does my ethnic background play a role in whether or not I get accepted?

I am asking about ethnicity because I am a white, female, however, I have Cherokee Indian on my grandfather's side of the family. I have no idea how to prove it; or what route to take. Is it even needed? Would it help getting admitted as a mixed ethnicity? #cherokee #admitme #financial-aid...

#admissions #college #college-admissions #ethnicity

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Active Jul 27 at 04:23 AM

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What makes a high school student more appealing for college admission?

I’m a high school junior, and I’ll be applying to a few colleges this summer. However, my school officials haven’t told my class about the application process, and I would like to know how to make myself more appealing to the college admissions department. #admissions #college-advice...

#college #collegespleaseacceptme

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Active May 11 at 04:22 PM

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Posted by Ashley B.’s Avatar Ashley B.
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Michael O'Brien | Assurance Associate at PwC Colleges are interested in a variety of things, but I can ...

What things can I do during pursuing my bachelor's degree to improve my chances of getting accepted into medical school?

I am asking this question because I would appreciate all the advice that I can get on this question. I don't have anyone that can really guide me in this whole process, and some advice on the route that I should take would really help. #medicine #doctor #med-school #medical-school #pre-med...

#admissions #healthcare

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Active Jul 30 at 09:26 PM

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What is the most important thing medical schools look for besides your GPA or MCAT?

I have all of these options and I know I need to do something to show on my application. It is nice to be involved and well rounded. #medicine #med-school #medical-school #medical #doctor #admissions...

#college-admissions

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Active Aug 03 at 03:41 AM

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Posted by Abdirasaq A.’s Avatar Abdirasaq A.
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Suman Kalanithi | Neurologist Very good question. At least when I entered medical school in ...

Will a score of 1160 on the SATs keep me from getting into Fairleigh Dickenson University?

I have not heard back from this University yet. I wonder whether or not they dislike my score, so I was wondering if the score I received is below the average score they accept. #scoring #fdu #sat #admissions #testing...

#scores

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Active Jul 30 at 02:35 AM

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What are things I should do if I want to get into a Grad School?

I want to get into a Grad School later, so I want to know about things I should be doing now to help me with that. #graduate-school #admissions #grad-school #college #graduate...

#application

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Active Jul 30 at 02:52 AM

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Posted by Rissa F.’s Avatar Rissa F.

Why don't admissions officers tell students why they were rejected?

I have been receiving my college acceptance (and sadly, rejection) letters lately. I understand that admission officers have to read literally thousands of applications but it hurts to not know why you weren't selected for their school. There are students out there getting rejected by their...

#collegerejection #help #college-admissions #admissions #collegeacceptance #admissionofficers #why

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Nancy Hamp, MA’s Avatar Sophie Frank’s Avatar
Active Apr 18 at 04:14 AM

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Nancy Hamp, MA | IOrganizational Leadership • Assessment and Interviewing • Educational ... Hi, Samantha,Letters like that to students would take up a huge ...

What GPA do UC schools look like?

When applying to UC schools in California, what GPA do the schools look at (i.e. scholastic, weighted, unweighted, etc), because I want to be prepared to take the right classes? #uc #gpa #admissions...

#college-admissions

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Active Aug 01 at 07:35 PM

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David Briggs | Research Associate at CLASSRoad In writing your application's personal essay remember: "Don't meet the requirements, ...

How difficult would it be for someone like me to get into a really competitive school?

I have recently been looking into Stanford and it literally looks like the college of my dreams. Great looking campus, low student to faculty, small student body, etc etc. But my question applies because at my high school, I am class rank #1/530ish with a 4.0 unweighted GPA along with a decent...

#chemical-engineering #stanford #food #college-admissions #competitive #weightloss #admissions #engineering #transformation

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Matthew Armes’s Avatar Peter Sturtevant’s Avatar
Active Mar 15 at 12:08 AM

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Posted by Antonio R.’s Avatar Antonio R.
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Matthew Armes | Academic Counselor, University of Pennsylvania Antonio,Thanks for posting this question. I hope many other students will ...

What are some good experiences to add when thinking about applying to medical school?

I'm trying to figure out what are the most important activities that will help me improve my candidacy for medical school. #medical #graduate #research #medical-school #volunteering #undergraduate #admissions...

#medcine

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Kate Wallace’s Avatar Karen Kitchel’s Avatar A. Wallace Deckel’s Avatar Aaron A. Ali, MD’s Avatar
Active Aug 07 at 02:22 PM

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Posted by Hashir A.’s Avatar Hashir A.
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Kate Wallace | Manager of Corporate and Foundation Giving Hi Hashir, I recommend you seek job or volunteer experience in ...

To what extent does being a woman interested in a STEM field benefit or disadvantage me in terms of college admissions and later career opportunities?

I am asking this question because I am interested in entering a STEM field. I am currently undecided on the major I want to go into in college, though I know that it will be in a STEM field. I want to be aware of the opportunities that will come along with my choices to go into a STEM field,...

#career #science #college-admissions #stem #admissions #engineering #college #women

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Monica Martinez’s Avatar Vernon Turner’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:48 PM

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Posted by Kimia M.’s Avatar Kimia M.
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Monica Martinez | Worldwide Product Manager the positive thing is that the STEM field is welcoming females ...

Does the admissions office care more about GPA or extracurriculars? Can someone with an average GPA still be admitted into a fantastic school?

How much does GPA matter for competitive colleges? How should I write a good admissions essay? #psychology #college-major #graduate-school #college-admissions #college-advice #extracurriculars #admissions...

#college-transfer

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Matthew Armes’s Avatar Robin Martin’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:44 PM

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Posted by Vera L.’s Avatar Vera L.
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Matthew Armes | Academic Counselor, University of Pennsylvania Vera, it's a good question to consider here. Yes, college admissions ...

will going to an OK (not great) college hurt my chances of being accepted into medical school?

OK so a little background about me: Ever since I was little I wanted to become a doctor. I love anything that has to do with health and medicine. Growing up I was always smart, but never a genius. I was never a straight A student. I always gotten a mix of As and Bs, but nothing below a B. I go...

#medical-school #admissions #college #doctor

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Active Dec 02 '17 at 12:36 PM

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Posted by Tyler D.’s Avatar Tyler D.
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Chandrasekar Somasundaram | American International Group Hi Tyler: Congratulations on getting good grades (mix of A's and ...

Is participation in DECA as an international competitor recognized by colleges as outstanding?

I do not know how highly colleges regard this program or its merits. #college #college-admissions #admissions...

#deca

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Active Apr 17 at 08:17 PM

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Posted by Amy Z.’s Avatar Amy Z.
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Steve Dickerman | Corporate Account Executive at Okta, Inc. Amy, I was Minnesota DECA state president a few years ago. ...

How beneficial are weeklong leadership summer camps in college applications?

I am planning on attending a few short summer programs and I was wondering if these could potentially help my college resume. #college #college-admissions #admissions #application...

#summer

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Cristian Macedo’s Avatar Ken Simmons’s Avatar
Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:35 PM

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Posted by Amy Z.’s Avatar Amy Z.
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Cristian Macedo | BOLD Intern SMB Account Strategist at Google Definitely! Any leadership camp you attend will help your college resume ...

What if I don't have a shining talent in college admissions?

I am a rising senior doing college applications and it seems that I don't have a shining talent or quality like all other students do. #college #college-admissions #admissions...

#talent

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Active Jul 21 '17 at 06:34 PM

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Posted by Amy Z.’s Avatar Amy Z.
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David Weller | Program Manager/Certified Scrum Master I didn't have a shining talent either. I was, however, persistent ...

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