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Can I Get Into Business?

happyface2002happyface2002 85 replies23 threads Junior Member
edited August 2008 in University of Pittsburgh
GPA: 3.06 (unweighted)
SAT: 1600 (out of 2400), retaking this and the ACT tho
Vice President of Black Affinity Group
Race Day Facilitator (07-08), Speaker
Member of Cooking Club, RAD (Race Discussion Group), SADD, Spanish Club (2006-2007)
Co-Captain of Track & Field (2006-2007), participant of it since 7th grade
Did Orchestra from 3rd grade to 10th grade, Chorus 11th-12th
Participant of school-run musicals as well as the student run "Grease" coming this fall
Participated in the Literary Magazine Group for my school for a year and contributed to the magazine with poetry

Community Serivce: Teen Leaders of America, worked @ Manna Food Bank & Blue Ridge Mountains in Asheville, NC; installed composting system in Asheville School in Asheville,NC; and working with children @ the Frazer Center (center for kids, normal and autistic)

Expecting to have taken either over 5 honors and 1 AP or over 5 honors and 2 APs give or my senior schedule

Job: Summer Camp Counselor @ my school
Resident of Atlanta, GA
African-American student
and I attend one of the best private schools in the nation
edited August 2008
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  • Emi2008Emi2008 241 replies9 threads Junior Member
    If you get a higher score on the SAT/ get a high score on the ACT, and raise your gpa little, you are in. Right now you have a good chance, but if you just improved your test scores you have an excellent chance.

    And of course, people will always say since you're a minority that'll help get you in, etc., but never rely on that

    Good luck!
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