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Johns Hopkins University

Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at JHU
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Your Chances at JHU
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# Applicants
# Admitted
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Students who got into JHU:

Tips mention: Interview (6), ACT/SAT (24), Grades (23), Sports/Extracurriculars (24), College Essay (18)
High GPA, AP sciences, research experience, low test scoresJan 13 2015Chemical Engineering
high GPA, AP sciences, research experience, low test scores though
Don't even try - there are dozens of otherNov 26 2013Political Science
Don't even try - there are dozens of other universities that provide a better experience and better prospects.
ACT: 35 Male
Get involved in a lot of things, and getMay 10 2013Mechanical Engineering
Get involved in a lot of things, and get excellent grades.
Top grades, extracurriculars including leadership roles, passion for learningApr 01 2013Other
SAT: 1490 Male
I studied really hard and racked up a high GPAMay 06 2012Public Health
I studied really hard and racked up a high GPA. I participated in a lot of extracurricular activities and took leadership positions in them. I wrote a killer essay.

If you want to get in, make yourself stand out as an individual on the resume. Get research work, it looks great. Have a high GPA. Have High Test Scores. Get leadership positions. Get good recommendations (I would recommend one from a research PI). And write a great essay, remember think unique but believable.

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