Season 2, Episode 10: Season Recap & Case Studies

In this episode, we will be using all of the topics we’ve covered throughout this season (college lists, athletic recruitment, accelerated programs, essays, etc.) to provide advice for our 2 students through case studies. Below is the data for our 2 students:

Case Study #1:

  • GPA: 3.5 UW, 4.2 W
  • High School: Competitive HS in Southern California
  • Grade: 11
  • SAT I: 1480 (740 M, 740 R/W)
  • SAT IIs: Math Level 2 (750), US History (720), World History (740), Biology (710), Chemistry (770)
  • APs: Calculus AB (5), US History (4), World History (4), Human Geography (3), Biology (4), Chemistry (4)
  • Extracurriculars: Tennis Team (Varsity), Key Club (Vice President), Journalism, Environmental Club, Rocketry Club, Red Cross Club
  • College List: Yale, Harvard, Princeton, Northwestern, Johns Hopkins, UCLA, UCB, Pomona College, Williams College


Case Study #2:

  • GPA: 3.9 UW, 4.6 W
  • High School: Public HS (Medium-Competitive) in Maryland
  • Grade: 10
  • SAT I: None
  • SAT IIs: Math Level 2 (780)
  • APs: Human Geography (5), World History (5)
  • Extracurriculars: Class President, Comedy Sportz (Treasurer), Water Polo (Varsity), Drama Club, Science Olympiad, MUN, Mock Trial
  • College List: Has not created, but dream school is Stanford



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