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US History A/A
Spanish 4(H) B+/A-
Calculus AB(AP) B-/B+
English 3(H) B-/B+
Weighted GPA: 4.0/4.2
Unweighted GPA: 3.4/3.6
Senior (These are my grades after the first quarter)
American Government(AP) A
English 4 A
Weighted GPA: 4.6
The GPA's listed above do not include basketball.
My school does not offer many AP courses until senior year. But, I still decided to skip some of the available AP courses such as AP Bio and AP US History. I am applying as Business Major. My cumulative unweighted GPA is a 3.56 and my weighted GPA is a 4.1. Also, I am in the top 12th percent
Critical Reading: 660
I will be taking it again in December.
Basketball for my school (Freshman, Sophomore, and Junior Years)
Most Valuable Player of the JV Team (Sophomore Year)
Team Captain (Sophomore Year)
AAU/ Travel Basketball (Freshman and Sophomore Year)
Internship- over 1000 hours
All should be excellent. My boss, a USC alum (both undergrad and graduate school), is also writing one about continuing the Trojan tradition, how I would be a good fit, strong work ethic, organized, etc.
First Generation Student
Sister is a USC alum
I am trying to make them as good as I can.
Most of them are about my internship
I was also wondering how big of a factor senior year grades play in the admissions process. From what I have heard, they do not really matter, but I am hoping that they do. A major reason for why I have not received really good grades in the past years is because I have been busy with an internship and basketball. But now, I no longer play basketball, and that freed up a lot of time for me. As a result of that, I am doing a lot better and have a 4.6 with 5 AP classes.
Please chance me for these schools. I am applying as a Business Major, and as an Economics Major for my secondary option.