People weigh my chances out..honestly

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By Creedthang (Creedthang) on Tuesday, March 04, 2003 - 12:40 pm: Edit

ok im an international student appying without any aid to berkeley,wharton business school at upenn,cornell,michigan.

my stats are as follows.
1450 sat1 690 verbal 760 math.

givin 2c, writing in may and physics ,literature in give my slef a good chance of gettin an 800 in math2c and above 700s on the other 2.thats what my practice tests are telling me so far.

im international so i have a whole different grading system.
ive taken the toughest courses in my school tho and am placed in the smartest class .id say i was in the top 10% on my class.

my ecs are
school leader nominated by the principal elected by students.
school debating team.
participation in national quiz competition
member of science club
interschool dramatics
interschool elocution
volunteer work at local church .
volunteer work at spastic foundation.
organiser of peace campaign.
interschool table tennis,tennis,swimming.
interschool cycling.
acheived a high distinction at the international ETC exam and a distinction in maths at the same exam.
member of the rotaract club and national social service.
intern at the countries largest human resources and recruitment company.
there are a few more ecs which i could list.

i am not applying for aid at all.
im applying early d to wharton
how do u guys rate my chances on a scale of 1-10.

likewise on a scale of 1-10 could u please list my chances at
1)cornell business school
3)university of michigan ann arbor(my brother is already studying there in his 2nd yr )
4)uc berkeley
5)u virgina.
7)carnegie mellon

i am appying for business to all these schools.

just be frank and rate them thanx.
appreciate feedback.

By Creedthang (Creedthang) on Friday, March 07, 2003 - 04:46 am: Edit


By Andrew (Andrew) on Sunday, March 09, 2003 - 07:00 pm: Edit

Don't hold me to this at all.

1)Cornell - 9 it's pretty easy prob intl will help too
2)MIT - 4 it's a toss up depends on your SATII math and you prob need an 800 for math there
3)Umich Ann Arbor - 10 your brother being there and your stats make it pretty easy to get in
4)UCB - 7 depends on whether you have really good grades as in #1,2,3 in class
5)UVA - 8, not really a chance it's really hard for out of state americans let alone intl. but I don't know it may help to be intl there
6)NYU - 10, no problem getting into Stern
7)Carnegie Mellon - 8
8) Harvard - 5 no real reason

Hope my dumb opinion helps. Sorry about that guy before, your ECs aren't boring just don't list them like that on your apps, or it will bore them.

By Creedthang (Creedthang) on Monday, March 10, 2003 - 09:17 am: Edit

yea thanks.
what do u think about wharton?

By Louisa (Louisa) on Monday, March 10, 2003 - 09:52 am: Edit

Cornell- 7 pretty good chance!
MIT- 4
U Mich- 10
UCB- 5 (because you're international)
UV- 6
NYU- 9
Carnegie Mellon- 9
Harvard- 2 you need something that stands out above the rest of the harvard applicants who mostly have over 1500.
Wharton- 8, 9

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