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Chances at Universty Park

CJTaKoZCJTaKoZ Registered User Posts: 45 Junior Member
edited November 2006 in Penn State
Hey everyone.

Caucasian male living in NY.

GPA: 3.7

SAT: 620 M 540 V -- retook October 14th and I'm confident I raised the verbal to at least 560

Rank: 22/182 (top 12%)

Work experience: Will have held down cashier job for a few months when I apply

ECs: Poor (a little volunteer work)

How do they look?
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Replies to: Chances at Universty Park

  • CH121SCH121S Registered User Posts: 1,077 Senior Member
    Id say around a match. Your GPA is ok, but your SATs are kind of weak. AP or honors classes?
  • CJTaKoZCJTaKoZ Registered User Posts: 45 Junior Member
    AP English and AP Government. 6 or so other honors classes throughout high school.
  • CH121SCH121S Registered User Posts: 1,077 Senior Member
    well a match then...apply now the earlier the better ;).
  • CJTaKoZCJTaKoZ Registered User Posts: 45 Junior Member
    After getting my SAT results back from my 2nd time taking it, here are my updated stats. Does PSU take the highest score from each section if you do multiple sittings? If so, here are my updated stats:

    Caucasian male living in NY.

    GPA: 3.7

    SAT: 620 M 630 V 630 W -- 1250/1880
    Rank: 22/182 (top 12%)

    Work experience: Will have held down cashier job for a few months when I apply

    ECs: Poor (a little volunteer work)

    How do they look?
  • hvccgolfhvccgolf Registered User Posts: 179 Junior Member
    My understanding is that PSU takes the best score from one sitting - not a combination of best scores from various settings like most schools.
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