|Students who got into WPI say:|
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| | Get good SAT scores (especially math). I'm pretty sure for the reading/writing, they just take the better of the two, and calculate your score out of 1600. Take the most challenging and rigorous courses that your high school offers. Score well on the standardized tests and participate in meaningful extracurriculars. Need huge math scores and skills.
Unless you're female, in which case you've already been accepted, no questions asked.
Take AP/Honors courses in High School, score well on the SAT/ACT, have background participating in clubs in your major (science, engineering,etc). Visit the school and meet the admissions officers. INTERVIEW.