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Northeastern ED vs EA
Our family has been talking about this for a while now and thought we would get some outside advice. My daughter's first choice is Northeastern but we've hesitated for her to apply ED because there's some other options we're encouraging her to look at. I don't think it's a good idea to apply ED and think to yourself, "what if I had applied to ABC school... would I have gotten in?" So Is there a clear advantage to ED over EA ? And I mean a huge advantage. I just can't find the percentages. The plan right now is to apply to Northeastern EA and some other schools (Boston U, Stanford, Harvard, George Washington, and some other others) RD. This at least gives her some options if Northeastern works out and doesn't work out. She took the ACT and didn't do as well as she had hoped and was planning on taking it again when Covid-19 hit. She wanted to take it again and improve her score but she will not put it on her application. Maybe I'm being too optimistic but without the standardized tests on her application she has enough things that I think would impress an admissions person.8 replies