College Applications and Entrance Requirements
Colleges and Universities
Grades and Grade Point Averages (GPA)
Will you be able to get into college if your GPA was low your freshman year and sophomore year and a 2.1 your junior year?
Asked in College Baseball
What does it mean to be red shirted in college baseball?
If a player gets red shirted in college it means he was injured and will not be able to play the year. Under year on a roster it will say "RSR", "RJR", "RSO", "RFR. meaning red shirted senior, red shirted junior, red shirted sophomore, red shirted freshman. ...
Does Harvard look at the grades you received during your freshman year of high school?
Yes! Your freshman year grades are a part of your overall GPA (grade point average), which is a major factor in admission to any college. If your freshman year grades are poor, sorry to say that Harvard is unlikely to accept you since the are so competitive. However, there are many fine universities that may even grant you an academic scholarship if you are able to substantially improve your grades during your sophomore, junior and senior years. The way most colleges look...
Asked in Associates Degrees
Where to get transcripts from Parks Junior college?
You must contact the Office of the Registrar at the school. They will be able to help you. ...
If you suffered your first semester of freshman year but brought it up and did awesome your sophomore junior and senior years with AP and Honors can you still get into Yale?
You might still be able to get into Yale if you graduated high school taking AP classes and receiving honors awards if you have a good reason for suffering your first semester of your freshman year. Sometimes a person with a lower GPA and better extra curricular activities will do better in an application than a person with excellent grades and no outside interests. ...
What is the difference between pre algebra and pre calculus?
About four years. You should be able to do algebra as a freshman in high school, and you should be able to do calculus as a freshman in college. This is often compressed to three or two years depending on whether or not you are on an advanced placement curve. ...
Asked in English to Spanish, High School
If your 15 what grade should you be in?
a 15 year old should normally be either a freshman or a sophomore. You're supposed to turn 15 sometime during freshman year, so then you start sophomore year at 15 too, and later turn 16. A few states allow some 15 year olds to be juniors, if they have unusually late cutoff dates for starting school (a few states don't even require a child to be 5 until November or December to be able to start kindergarten, so if you start...
Asked in Basketball
Who was on the roster for the 1988 Pittsburgh basketball team?
I've never been able to find a roster, but here is what i could say for memory #3 Sean miller - PG - freshman #32 Charles smith - C- senior - 6'10 230 lbs #34 Jerome lane - PG - 6'6" - junior #20? Darrell porter - SG/SF? - freshman #21 rod bookin - 6'6" - SF - junior (done after 8 games) #22 Demetrius gore - SF/SG - junior? #55 bobby martin - PF - freshman 6'10" #33 Jason Matthews - SF/SG? -...
Asked in Internet
What features should I look for in trying to find a cheap laptop for a freshman in college?
The short answer to this is to look for the basics. A freshman in college needs Internet access and basic word processing functions meaning that you should be able to find a laptop well under $1,000. The exception to this is if the student is an arts or graphic design major. In such case, you will need more than a basic laptop for school to be able to complete required projects. A college freshman is going to want a durable lighweight...
Asked in 110 Meter Hurdles
Average time for a sophomore high school 110m hurdle?
A sophomore in high school should be able to run something in the low 15 sec range. ...
Asked in High School , Middle School/Junior High
Which grades in high school are most important?
All. Colleges look for well- rounded students who have good academics, participate in athletics, and help out in the community. Colleges tend to look for improvement over the years. For example, if you get a 3.4 gpa in your freshman year of high school and get a 4.0 gpa in your junior year in high school, it shows improvement and that you worked hard to get better grades. On the other hand, some colleges may look at your sophomore and junior...
Asked in College Applications and Entrance Requirements, Colleges and Universities, High School , Grades and Grade Point Averages (GPA)
Will you be able to get into a good college if your GPA was 1.5 your freshman year but it was 3.8 your sophomore and junior years?
Your cumulative GPA will be lower due to your first year, but what you have going for you is that you recognized you weren't fulfilling your potential, took steps to correct it and succeeded. Grades are realied upon heavily when colleges look at prospective students, but so is character and a pattern of responsibility and potential. I wouldn't worry too much if you keep your grades up. Extracurricular activities on your record also look very good. I was in this exact same...
Can I get HVAC training online?
You may be able to get HVAC (which is short for Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) training online. This will be through vocational programs run by your local junior college. ...
Asked in College Football
What a red shirt freshman in college football?
A redshirt freshman is a player who sits out their first year of attendance at a college. In NCAA rules you can only play four years. So if a team has a position already filled a player will redshirt for a year in order to maintain the full four years of eligibility for when the position opens up. When a player redshirts they are able to practice with the team and even play a minimal number of plays during the season. ...
Asked in Education
How many years in college for a post-secondary education?
I added post-secondary as a minor mid-Sophomore year. You should be able to manage the core classes within 4 semesters. (This considers other courses you may already have in your schedule.) ...
Asked in College Applications and Entrance Requirements, Job Training and Career Qualifications, High School
Will you be able to get accepted to a four-year school if you did badly your freshman year of high school and your GPA was 1.14 but the next two years you did very well?
While keeping great grades is key, most colleges evaluate your JUNIOR year to determine admissions requirements. They often discount freshman year because of transition changes from middle school. Though your freshman year is not as imporotant, your overall GPA and class ranking will still suffer from your bad year. Basically, it is not as important by itself, but it still matters in the long run. You are currently in your senior year, so those records aren't always available at decision time. Good...
Asked in Basketball
How many sophomore's in high school can dunk a basketball?
ive been able to dunk seince i was a freshman
How much education do you need to be able to have an organic chemistry career?
A community or junior college degree may help to get a position as an administrative assistant in a college or university chemistry department. An undergraduate degree may be enough to be hired by a private company or public agency. An undergraduate or Master's degree may be sufficient to get a teaching job in a high school or prep school. A Master's degree may suffice for teaching in a community or junior college. But a Ph.D. is required for teaching or researching at a...
What are good college freshman going away gifts?
The best gift to give a student going away to college would be a practical one. Depending on your price range, you can give anything from a shower caddy filled with the student's favorite soaps and shampoo to a laptop computer. Be sure to give something that the student will be able to use while there. ...
I messed up my Freshman year and sophomore year of high school with averages in the 75's and 80's. If i try really hard junior year will i be able to get into stony brook?
just get straight A's next year and do well in the SAT's and your good to go also just have at least two good SAT 2 scores since your GPA is not so good and have some extracurricular acivities such as sports and volunteers Remember to do well in the first two marking periods of Senior year meaning get all A's Good Luck! ...
Playing Junior College Baseball?
Junior college baseball is a great way for a person that didn't make it onto a college team to play baseball. Of course, many players use junior college as a stepping stone to make their way onto a university's roster. It isn't that difficult to get onto a team for such a school, so most individuals will be able to get through tryouts without any problems. From there, the possibilities and opportunities are there for a player to excel in the...
Asked in Bachelors Degrees
Is 30 to old to become a first time college freshman with dreams of being a doctor?
I started college when I was 31 years old, and I have been a college professor for many years. Thus, your never too old. If you have a passion and a vision for what you want to do, then do it! Even with the time it will take, when your finished you will still be young and have many productive years left within the workforce in which you will be able to help many people. It doesn't get better then that. ...
Do you have to take sat to get into a technical college?
of course everyone in college have to take the sat test in able to past college. ...