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NEED RECCOMENDATIONS (CS + ENGINEERING)

cocobird112cocobird112 Registered User Posts: 10 New Member
Hi, I am currently a sophomore in high school, and I am really worried about my future. I really want to do either Computer Science or some sort of engineering field in college.
Here are my current stats:

Freshman Year:

Honors Algebra 2 ~ S1: A S2: B+
Honors Spanish 2 ~ S1: B+ S2: B+
Honors Graphic Production ~ S1: A S2: A
Computer Science ~ S1: A S2: A
Honors Physics ~ S1: A S2: A
Honors English ~ S1: A S2: A

Sophomore Year:

Honors Math Analysis ~ S1: B+ S2: ?
Honors Spanish 3 ~ S1: B S2: ?
Honors English ~ S1: A S2: ?
AP Biology ~ S1: B+ S2: ?
AP Environmental Science ~ S1: A S2: ?
AP Computer Science ~ S1: A S2: ?

I am looking at about a 3.75 cumulative GPA by the end of this year, here are my classes that I will take Junior and Senior year.

Junior Year:
AP Calculus A
AP Statistics
AP Psychology
AP English Language
AP US History
Advanced Projects in Java

Senior Year
AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
AP Physics C: Mechanics
AP Chemistry
AP English Literature
AP Calculus BC
Global Health (Humanities Class)

My extra-curricular/awards:
Vex Robotics
- Washington State Champion along with many other awards (I put in most of my freetime into this)
- Went 8-2 at Robotics Worlds
- Captain

TSA Washington State
- 3rd Place Engineering Design
- 2nd Place Robotics
- Biomedical Engineering Finalist
- Architectural Design Finalist
- Children's Story Finalist

FBLA Washington State
- 4th Place E-Buisiness

Duke Summer College
- Microbiology

Digipen Summer Classes
- Learned Java

Key Club
- Over 100 hours of Volunteer Work

Teaching Kids STEM
- Volunteer for 70 hours per summer teaching kids about STEM Field

Piano
- Lead pianist for my school's orchestra
- Learned at most competitive school in state

Track and Field


Things I plan on starting in my Junior Year:
Model UN
HOSA
Chess Club
CRSEF - WASEF
Imagine Tommorrow
Concur Mobile App Internship
Creating a company with some friends centering a cloud storage app


I plan on raising my GPA by a large amount in Junior and Senior year, as I sort of directed too much of my attention to other things this year, and was wondering if any of you could give me suggestions as to what colleges I should attempt to apply to.

Replies to: NEED RECCOMENDATIONS (CS + ENGINEERING)

  • billcshobillcsho Registered User Posts: 18,405 Senior Member
    It really depends on your test scores. You may put Purdue on the list if you can get a score around their admission range.
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