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Chances for Top Engineering Schools

NYEMNYEM Registered User Posts: 416 Member
edited August 2010 in What Are My Chances?
Schools:
Brown
Caltech
Carnegie Mellon
Cornell
MIT
UPenn
RPI
RIT


Objective:

* SAT I: 2270
-Critical Reading: 730
-Writing: 740
-Math: 800


* SAT II: Chemistry - 800, Physics - 800, Math Level II - 800
* Unweighted GPA (out of 4.0): 4.0
* Rank (percentile if rank is unavailable): 1 or 2 out of 415
* AP (place score in parenthesis): World History (5), Statistics (5), Physics B (5)
US History (5), English Language (5), Calculus AB (5), Spanish Language (2)
* IB (place score in parenthesis): ITGS SL (7)
* Senior Year Course Load: AP Chemistry, AP English Literature, AP Calculus BC, AP Comparative Government, AP Psychology, AP Physics C: Mechanics (self study), AP Physics C: Electricity & Magnetism (self study)
* Major Awards (USAMO, Intel etc.): AP Scholar, NMS Commended?, Local English award

Subjective:

* Extracurriculars (place leadership in parenthesis): Environmental Club (Treasurer), National Honor Society, Service Honor Society, Science Olympiads, Renaissance (President), Spanish Club (President), Web Design Team
* Job/Work Experience: Clerical, Construction, Web Design, School Employee
* Volunteer/Community service: 100+ hours per year beginning freshman year
* Summer Activities: Scientific Research Program, Competitive Engineering Program
* Essays: Describes how my interest for engineering came to be
* Recommendations: Will decide on whose throughout the remainder of the summer

Other

* State (if domestic applicant): NY
* Country (if international applicant): US
* School Type: Public
* Ethnicity: White
* Gender: M
* Income Bracket: ~$200,000 but will apply for Financial Aid (due to extremely high cost of living in my area, siblings in college)
* Hooks (URM, first generation college, etc.): None
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