<p>I live in Texas and am considering psychology, engineering, political science or liberal arts as a major. I would like know what my chances are at the following schools and also which schools are good for which majors. </p>
University of Texas Plan II Honors
UC San Diego and Berkeley </p>
SAT-1500 (780 verbal/720 math)
PSAT-215 (National Merit Commended)
SAT IIs: Writing-800 Physics-780 Math IIc-770 </p>
US History: 5
<p>Class Rank: 16/493
GPA is 4.0/4.0 and 5.46/6.0 </p>
<p>Freshmen Course Load:
English II Honors
World History Honors
Chemistry Honors </p>
English III AP
Spanish IV AP
Comp Sci I AP
Soccer one semester
US History AP
Pre Cal Honors
Physics Honors </p>
<p>Senior year courseload:
English IV AP
Physics II C AP
Calc. BC AP
Spanish IV AP
Humanities (Decathalon prep class)
Gov/Eco AP </p>
<p>All A's in all classes so far </p>
I think these may be my shortcoming because other than soccer I do not have anything really outstanding and I haven't volunteered a great deal. </p>
<p>I have been playing club soccer competitively for 10 years now, have done well in many tournaments and during league play, and this takes up approximately 8-12 hours a week during the fall and spring.
I also played high school soccer during freshmen and sophmore year at the JV level.
Track during 11th grade just to stay in shape </p>
<p>Spanish Honor Society 10,11,12-reporter
Science National Honor Society 11-treasurer, 12
English National Honor Society 11,12-Vice President.
Key club 11,
11th grade-received outstanding History and English Student awards </p>
<p>NASA Aerospace Scholars Program-11. My team placed first at the summer workshop.
NASA Mars Settlement Design Competition-11,
Counselor in training at a camp during summer between 10 and 11, received a leadership award.
Went to Turkey during the summer before 9th and 10th to improve my Turkish speaking skils (I am fluent)
I went to UC San Diego this summer to participate in the Academic Connections program and took a class on neurons.
Sixth place in Regional Editorial Writing Contest
I helped rebuild a house this spring and I will be doing Habitat for Humanity in the fall
First place in school catapult building contest. I also spent approximately 25 hours developing a potato cannon with a friend, which was an interesting experience. </p>
<p>Recommendations should be very good and essays will be either good or very good. </p>
<p>Thanks for your help.</p>