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possible major vs. sat II

ishinishin Registered User Posts: 7 New Member
edited December 2004 in Duke University
My sat I score is 1530 (verbal 750, maths 780). i'm taking satII (math IIc, writing and physics) in january.... applying to a few ivy leagues and top universities. will it be problem if i select neuroscinece/neurobiology as a major when i apply?...since i'm not taking the sat II biology test... i took courses in biology from 9th to 12th grade...
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Replies to: possible major vs. sat II

  • chuckleybobchuckleybob Registered User Posts: 219 Junior Member
    i dont think it's a big deal at all. There isnt really any reason for us listing our potential major. When I talked to an admissions officer, he said that 60% of applicants are undecided. I don't think it will affect your apps at all.
  • tealteal Registered User Posts: 875 Member
    Not a problem. I've heard that it's better to take sat ii's that you will do better on than ones that you plan to major in. And you've taken biology classes, so that helps in showing why you're majoring in neuroscience
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