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Chance Me: Carnegie Mellon RD Class of 2022

JohnDoeeee3JohnDoeeee3 Registered User Posts: 6 New Member
SAT I (breakdown): N/A
ACT (breakdown): 36 E, 36 M, 34 R, 35 S -> 35.25 Composite
SAT II: 800 Math II, 800 Physics
Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 4.0
Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): School doesn't rank
AP (place score in parenthesis): Bio, Physics, Stats, Calc BC, US Gov & Pol (Did not send any of these scores)
Senior Year Course Load: College Chemistry, Health, Microeconomics, Econometrics, Abstract Algebra, Computer Science II, English (All dual-credit classes)
Major Awards: National Merit Semifinalist, AP Scholar with Distinction.


Extracurriculars: I am the manager of IT at a company in my hometown (work 15-20 hr/wk for 30 wks); I work away from home though. Go and help underserved children in the area by tutoring them and giving them somebody to talk to at a non-profit, Undergraduate Research Assistant in computational bio(work a LOT), Tennis player (Region champion and varsity team captain), go and help teenage students and little kids with math and science work at a non-profit, I tutor students at this university in CS and Math. FBLA (member), Coding club
Job/Work Experience: Intern for a university during summer (worked 40 hr/wk for 8 weeks).
Essays (rating 1-10, details): Why Major/Mellon- 7/10. Books - not much to say here

I waived my FERPA rights, so I'm not sure about ratings.
Teacher Rec #1: Research Mentor - probably good; she likes me
Teacher Rec #2: CS teacher - probably good; he likes me
Counselor Rec: very close with my counselor, but still could be rather generic
Interview: Haven't done it yet


Applied for Financial Aid?: No
Intended Major: Computational Bio
School Type: Dual-enrollment
Ethnicity: Asian
Gender: Male
Income Bracket: 250K+
Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.): None

I do not have many AP classes because during my junior and senior years of high school, I went to a boarding school where all classes were through a university, so all my classes were dual credit. All AP classes were taken in 9th and 10th grade. I'm applying for computational biology major at School of Computer Science.

With regards to the manager of IT at a company - will CMU just laugh at me for this? Will they think that it is not a serious job, and I'm just bullcrapping this? (I'm not by the way).

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