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What are my options as a student with a low gpa wanted to attend a university in Georgia?
I am a sophomore and my I wanted to transfer from my current university, Illinois State University for my junior year. I am a public relations major/ communications and I stayed in Georgia for the summer and that’s how I got interested in going to college in Georgia. My current university is in a a college town in central Illinois surrounded by corn fields. I’m starting to get bored of my university and being in Illinois like I have been for my whole life. Now my problem is my freshman year of college did not go well. I ended up with a 1.7 GPA after repeating classes multiple times and taking summer classes. I thought I was prepared to be in college but I wounded up dealing with extreme depression because of a abusive and toxic relationship that took a lot of courage to get out of. Now my first semester of my sophomore year I’m going to be ending with a 2.2 or 2.3 gpa. I made 2 As and 2 Bs and a D in a class with a professor tat is known for being a terrible professor but the university will not do anything about her. I don’t know what good universities I can go to in Georgia with my terrible record. I am a smart person who’s just had a tough 2 years. I really liked Georgia Tech and Emory but those are not going to be options. What options does someone like me have? I am a Communications/ Public Relations major. I feel so bad about myself because of my gpa in college. I feel like I won’t be able to transfer because of my academic record.3 replies
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