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Discus: What Are My Chances?: December 2002 Archive: MITES
By er on Tuesday, December 24, 2002 - 11:10 pm: Edit

What si the MITES program and who can participate? Cma Asians participate?

By cheddar on Wednesday, December 25, 2002 - 12:01 am: Edit

If you're referring to the Coast Guard MITES program, I can give you more info on that.
I'm Asian female, I was accepted with 1240 SAT I score and 3.8 GPA unweighted.
Since it's a military program, I think Asians may be the most "URM," which I think may have been the reason for my acceptance despite my lack of sports/leadership positions.
All minorities can participate, "minority" being non-Caucasian.

By frogbert on Wednesday, December 25, 2002 - 05:06 pm: Edit

for the MIT program MITE2S, asians are not considered minorities. african-americans, native americans, latinos/as, people of north african (egyptian, etc.) descent, and some others are considered minorities.

search the web for their site just to check me.

By icky on Thursday, December 26, 2002 - 12:37 am: Edit

you're correct.

By google on Thursday, December 26, 2002 - 01:40 am: Edit

http://web.mit.edu/mites/www/


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