Essays Tagged: "GPA"

I, Too, Am America

as been one of neglect. Not caring about one 'F,' or theother, careening through high school with a gpa of 1.5. However, there are those whoreally care about their grades, earning the respect of their ...

(2 pages) 92 2 4.8 Feb/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

Prop. 16

sed on a sliding scale. You must first graduate from High School; you have to get at least a 2.000 GPA in 13 core classes, a 86 on your ACT, and a 1010 on your SAT; you must also register and be cert ... l Eligibility Clearinghouse. But as I said it is based on a sliding scale lets say you got a 2.300 GPA, you would only need a 75 on the ACT, and a 900 on the SAT to play, as long as you qualify in a ...

(4 pages) 35 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

All in a days work.

d go to any collage that he wanted to. But his heart was set on being on the police force. He had a GPA of over 3.8 every year and he could have become a doctor. He wasn't scared of anything, once he ...

(12 pages) 50 0 3.4 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The assignment was to write a modest proposal in the style of John Swift's modest proposal, and I wrote about the college application process.

the transcript be the student's only characteristic taken into account, but immediately after final GPA's and Student Aptitude Test scores are available, students should be sorted into categories base ...

(3 pages) 108 2 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What the world would be like without LIES.

d have the body that resembles that of Cindy Crawford. I also attend Harvard University, have a 4.0 GPA, and will become a doctor after medical school. Not only am I smart, but I also have supernatura ...

(4 pages) 57 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This is a description of a moment of achievement. In this case it is recieving a 4.0 gpa on my report card

, I hold my second semester report card, not believing that the number printed adjacent to the word GPA is actually a 4.0. The first few minutes are spent trying to absorb reality. Can this really be ... nutes are spent trying to absorb reality. Can this really be happening? Have I finally obtained the GPA that I have shot for all my life? I feel myself in a dreamlike state of mind, as if a trance has ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Academic Honors and Extracurricular Achievements for college application

r I pursue. Over the past four years I have made the honor roll at my high school (by maintaining a GPA of 92 or higher). In my junior year, I was invited to participate in the National Student Leader ...

(1 pages) 43 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Tainted Yellow

n the spelling bee, to be the next piano prodigy, go to the library religiously, and receive a high GPA and SAT score so ultimately I will be able to attend a prestigious university. Unfortunately, I ...

(5 pages) 30 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Goals setting to be successful

team member,4. Build strong self esteem and confidence,5. Maintain a 3.5 or higher GPA , and6. Be open to encounter new requirements in the new era and be prepared to master t ... tive outlook is a major ingredient in the making of a successful man. Therefore, maintaining a good GPA is a great tool to reinforce my confidence to become a continual good student, effective team me ...

(4 pages) 246 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Clermont Musician's Club Constitution and Bylaws

gh others may be added.Each officer must be a voting member in good standing with the College (2.00 GPA).Failure to remain in good academic standing (2.00 GPA) will result in that officer's replacemen ...

(2 pages) 19 0 2.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Cheating to acheive success in college

can be severe. Teachers can give failures on tests or research papers which would bring a student's GPA down and keep him from any honor achievements. Even worse, the student can be removed from class ...

(2 pages) 77 2 3.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Impact of English in South Korea

they do through testing. If I graduated from one of the top Universities in South Korea with a top GPA, and my friend just graduated from a local University with lower GPA but has perfect English, th ...

(1 pages) 38 0 3.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Writing Personal Statements.

As colleges and universities diminish their reliance on LSAT and GPA numbers in the selection of students to admit, narrative submissions become more significant. Th ...

(1 pages) 82 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

Admission to a New World: A personal essay about the trials and tribulations of going away to college.

y, for just as long. At the time, I was attending Bucks County Community College mainly to raise my GPA. However, I found myself being more infatuated with leaving the school, than anything else. I di ...

(3 pages) 80 1 4.8 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


it works in various ways has always intrigued and interested me. I will also maintain my grades and GPA while staying at my job and working part time.With the reasons previously stated, I therefore be ...

(1 pages) 559 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

This is an outline to a speech that I did for an English class.

the loop. For the past two years your school had been rated the lowest possible school rating. Your GPA is half the required need for the college you once dreamed of. Really makes you wonder, so what ...

(1 pages) 31 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Disparate Impact

natory nature. He alleged that the NCAA Proposition 16 was discriminating against freshman with low GPA averages. He stated the Proposition 16 was constituted as illegal racial discrimination because ... ituted as illegal racial discrimination because it federally protected minorities with low academic GPA's and that do not meet the requirements of school more than it protected whites.In Cureton NCAA ...

(2 pages) 75 0 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Student athletes

he wants to continue playing or his college. Most colleges require their athlete to maintain a 2.00 GPA to continue playing for the college. That means that the athlete has no time for anything else b ... re time they got off the field and outside of practice, is for them to study and maintain that 2.00 GPA. After stating that this question a raises. How do student athletes make their money in order to ...

(6 pages) 73 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

My Goals

and still setting more. Three goals I'm hoping to accomplish after I graduate is to maintain a 3.5 GPA at Kings Point, to own a business, and to travel the world. These goals are extremely challengi ... enging and will require me to be focused and dedicated to completing them.With maintaining a 3.5 GPA already I find it extremely challenging because within only three weeks of school, I have only g ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Influential Person

sh girl. My appearance in that world did not preclude her to graduate from Medical School with high GPA. (My dad couldn't really help out because he was in the same class during daytime and worked all ...

(2 pages) 26 0 1.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers