[–]Tinkletyme 24 points25 points26 points 6 years ago (1 child), [–]Vertigo6932 10 points11 points12 points 6 years ago (0 children). [–]TheMetaWarrior 21 points22 points23 points 6 years ago (0 children). Which is tricky. [–]MEINCOMP 56 points57 points58 points 6 years ago (4 children), [–]SkeletonBump 5 points6 points7 points 6 years ago (3 children), [–]soretits 12 points13 points14 points 6 years ago* (0 children), [–]BroomSIR 21 points22 points23 points 6 years ago (3 children). Still doing that nearly 20 years later. That is my story. If they're both low, you can always go to a lower tier law school. [–]quintus_aurelianus 7 points8 points9 points 6 years ago (0 children), [–]RolandofLineEld 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (1 child), [–]mohjahdoh 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children), 4.7 Weighted... 3.0 at private respected business school... dropped out to start business... sold business went back to school and graduated debt free... year and a half unemployed over 700 resumes sent out 28 yrs old best I could get is an internship at next to nothing an hour. [–]joeomar 690Answer Link68 points69 points70 points 6 years ago (1 child). Went back after a year to community college. Bought my first house 2 years ago. I am currently pricing a job up and fuck all of you engineers. To start off you would need to understand what credit hours and grade points are. You are suddenly 6'4". Its not like 1Ls at good schools aim just for top half. When he wakes up, I make a snack and spend an hour or so with him, then start cooking dinner. http://imgur.com/UCD44v2, [–]bootyfulballerina 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (0 children). [–]ir1shmanEsq. I'm looking into Chamberlain very seriously, the high cost is not an issue as I really require getting into nursing. I fucking hated aerodynamics. "Your argument is stupid," is fine. I have a 2.67 gpa. So if you want to keep aiming higher and join one of the top-ranked schools, you will need to retake the exam. I went to college starting as a journalism major. 4.0 Went to college. Definitely apply to schools next year early in the admission cycle and see what happens. The majority of emails we get at The PA Platform are about how to get into PA school with a low GPA . Your high ACT/SAT score is the first step towards proving yourself, but also consider other ways you can show … [–][deleted] 5 points6 points7 points 6 years ago (3 children). This thread is disheartening for my generation and those younger. I am riding the struggle bus. I was nervous, scared, and full of questions. What kind of stuff do you work on, without getting so specific that it's revealing? Don’t ever mess on this if your GPA is low. [–]Flinthearted -1 points0 points1 point 5 years ago (4 children). PA school is a wonderful time of learning and growing as a future provider, and I know it's hard to get multiple acceptances, just be cautious and informed about where you decide to attend. [–]Martian_Party_Boy 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (13 children). Unless you want to wait 10 years, it doesn't help you. Also graduated with a 2.8. You just need to hope for an application cycle where one of the schools really wants to keep its LSAT numbers high and is willing to sacrifice its UGPA numbers, and where they can feel comfortable saying "oh he's probably more mature now." [–]Wishyouamerry 10 points11 points12 points 6 years ago (12 children). I am looking into the ADN to BSN route as I don't think I will be able to be accepted to a BSN direct program due to my low gpa and the high competitiveness of the programs. [–]cerberus6320 1 point2 points3 points 6 years ago (1 child), [–]fishandchips20 1 point2 points3 points 6 years ago (1 child). Married at 20 for 20. Don't you think you will get bored without working or do you plan on finding a part-time gig? A Low GPA Doesn’t Have to Keep You from Your Grad School Dreams. I am feeling down these days as I really want to get to med school but only have a GPA of 3.75 Any input would be great! I know my GPA is low =/, but does a high MCAT score balance it out? They're getting the help I didn't know I needed. I'm happy though. Asu is all online now. [–]Datashdoe 3 points4 points5 points 6 years ago (0 children). What was your highschool gpa and where are you now? 2 points3 points4 points 5 years ago (2 children). 2. 3.87, college dropout, working for the department of Education... a little ironic. [–]atticus_card1na1 37 points38 points39 points 6 years ago (3 children). I literally did what I described in the passage above and got into my state university. Maybe I'm just more pessimistic in general, but whatever, haha. Both schools have soft GPA floors, and you should be well above their LSAT medians. But what if your GPA is much lower – a 3.0, or even a 2.0? And how many law schools did you attend, exactly? They studied marketing/management, and they struggled quite a bit after school. GPA is better thought of as kind of a pass/fail sort of thing. You are released from your binding decision obligation if the school does not accept you, at which point they either reject you outright, or place you in the regular pool. Unfortunately, it is impossible to say definitively which schools will accept an application. [–]su5 9 points10 points11 points 6 years ago* (12 children), Well... keep in mind places like GE or Raytheon or really most of the major avionics manufacturers hire more computer science majors than aero majors. I've spent a good chunk of time in Europe traveling around in Scandinavia and the Baltics. Dropped out and returned after a year. I'm aiming for a high enough GPA (4.0 is a dream) to prove my ass wrong for thinking I suck at studies, [–]walkingcarpet23 1230Answer Link122 points123 points124 points 6 years ago (9 children), 2.9 GPA in engineering college (getting into alcohol, partying and online gaming didn't help). fucks sake you said “low” and half these comments are “3.8” i’ve got a 3.2 unweighted and i was thinking to myself that this thread would be mid-2’s I'm aiming for the same as your field, [–]su5 16 points17 points18 points 6 years ago (17 children), Masters in aerospace engineering. 4.6 weighted. [–]layres3 5 points6 points7 points 6 years ago (2 children), finishing my senior year at Georgia Tech, graduate school and internship for the summer already lined up, [–]goldenw 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children). A bad GPA might keep you out, but a good GPA won’t get you in, not without a good LSAT. 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children), [–]hobbiemaro 2 points3 points4 points 5 years ago (3 children). I said six months ago I'd see a specialist and I'm still making up excuses to not go. Basically all the stuff he's wanted to do but has been too busy working to do. [–]IsentropeOnion Lawyer 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). I can't understand how you could do so poorly. I expect them to do amazing things some day, I just wish I could do it with them. Write personal statement about how you're serious now with a nod towards your LSAT. In regards to the GPA -- a high GMAT is your best strategy. I've heard that waiting a couple years before law school distances yourself from your GPA. If you like controls or avionics (that's my drug of choice) computer science is a better bet. But in your estimation (based on LSN, I presume), OP would likely be accepted to Michigan. What are my best options. I don't remember my high school GPA, but I graduated in the top 75% of my class. click here for a more detailed explanation on joining this subreddit. Outside of that, the schools rarely want to disclose in official numbers the way they handle splitters and (more rarely) reverse splitters. As someone being told that I won't make it into any graduate school with my 3.4, this gives me hope. [–]xFiction 16 points17 points18 points 6 years ago (2 children). Unfortunately, it is impossible to say definitively which schools will accept an application. 1. If you are reading this blog, you’re probably already aware of the two numbers critical to your law school application success: your LSAT score and your GPA. Top colleges do not like that. If being a lawyer is what you want to do, just go for it. For the sake of perspective, I was also a splitter, and I went straight through (and had never held a meaningful job or internship). Maybe I didn't nail it in high school, but I can look back on my late teens and early twenties and be pretty satisfied with the amount of travel I've done. That was almost 20 years ago. Changed my major to Culinary Arts and graduated with my Bachelor's degree. Takes as much dedication as it does smarts. I got my alternative diploma and took my possible ADHD very seriously. We just say things like "I got 4 As, 4 Bs and 2 Cs". My many C's and B's at CC is the reason the many B's and A's aren't obvious in my commutative GPA. 29 points30 points31 points 5 years ago (11 children). one more semester and I will be done with a masters in school psych, hope to go back for my psy d. God damn those useless degrees that have made it so I can work doing a job I love. What course work did you do in college if I may ask? [–]ocktick 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (0 children). [–]BangleWaffle 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children). She gave me a form that my mother had to sign. I'm now employed as a chef and just got engaged to my SO of nine years three months ago. 4.0....also got high grades in college. Click "(edit)" next to your name above the sidebar and below "show my flair on this reddit.". Started as a chemist (bachelor's degree) then moved on to be the QA/QC supervisor at an environmental lab. Hi everyone! What is the best response to "I love you"? [–]IsentropeOnion Lawyer 19 points20 points21 points 5 years ago* (9 children). My kids have had a very hard go at life, things outside of their control. Low GPA (3.1) high LSAT (170). She remodeled the kitchen on credit cards. (i did not prepare well at all) If i do not get in to the schools i feel would give me the best employment prospects upon graduation, i would want to retake the lsat in june with better preperation and reapply next fall. Aim for higher and wider applications The fact is that you scored a low GPA thus you have to spend some extra dollars to apply to as many law schools as you can. I wouldn't expect any money at GULC and would only expect $45k total at NU at the most. He just retired again for the 2nd time at 77. I can answer this. Ah, okay. I knew better to shoot for HYS, but with the exception of Berkeley I was waitlisted, "preferred" waitlisted, or held everywhere I applied (including Chicago, Columbia, and NYU). Learn How to Explain a Low GPA in College Applications Students should never blame a teacher for bad grades but rather own them, experts say. Hey everyone, I created this list of schools for those of us who did poorly in college when we were kids and have desires to be PAs. [–]atonyatlawEsq. I hate for it to go on my medical record but now, as an adult, it's possibly going to put a stunt on any career advancement. I'd take option 1. Spent more time trying to entertain everyone else or deal with what turned out to be depression. [–]virally_yours 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children). I don't know if I'd call this "low PCE", but around half of my class was higher on the GPA, but had just the "required" amount of PCE as listed on our school website (also on the younger end of the scale). These offers will be helpful when you seek to negotiate from lower T14s. It was a 3.8, I'm studying engineering and I have a nice internship that pays well. Students don’t have to have extremely high numbers to get accepted though. This will hurt a lot of splitters and reverse splitters, because the schools are less able to "hide" extremely low GPAs/LSATs, since it's easier to hide a 3.1 within the bottom 25th percentile as opposed to the bottom 10th. 3.25 If you know what you want to do, by all means make it happen. Shit dude, idk maybe they liked my essays or something. These days I work in IT, I make good money, people depend on me. Are you a pre-med hoping to get into medical school, but have a low GPA? A high graduate school GPA can also show law schools that you can handle work at the graduate level, even if you didn’t perform … finished my first semester of law school. 2010. The ABA is considering a change to school reporting which would require them to list the 10th and 90th percentiles for GPA and LSAT. Thread starter GABAtam; Start date Apr 1, 2019; ... Do I stand a chance at acceptance or even an interview at a good program with such a low AMCAS science gpa? Memes, MFW, MRW, and other such posts will only be allowed on Meme weekends (Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday). I'm now a software engineer moving towards a devops role. You are definitely just missing all the stories. In essence, I'm REALLY good at taking multiple choice tests. Students don’t have to have extremely high numbers to get accepted though. [–]fna4Esq. If you take advantage of the outline bank please submit material as well for others to use. 4.1, top of my class. [–]ir1shmanEsq. [–]evanthegirl 3 points4 points5 points 6 years ago (2 children). 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). Law school admissions is ridiculously rolling, I knew people with better stats than me who got waitlisted just because their timing sucked. You'll need soft factors for that, and it's easier to rack up soft factors in a career that rewards effort. So, it seems like LSAC is a little more pessimistic about OP's chances than you are. [–]nomotime 15 points16 points17 points 6 years ago (1 child). Hardest admission cycle...ever. I'm an evil architect now. I think I've given one of the rosier assessments already haha. My wife leaves for work at 1, I put my 18 month old son down for a nap, hopefully get about 2 more hours in. more >>, Askreddit is for open-ended discussion questions. 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (1 child). The information is, for the most part, fairly accurate. Going through the MSAR, my MCAT is plenty high for most schools, but GPA is too low for most as well. ... To find more choices take a look at the list of graduate schools with low gpa requirements. The only one I think that's worth considering is NYU, since they've dipped low before to maintain favorable LSAT medians. That's how it worked in the my US school back in the day. [–]su5 47 points48 points49 points 6 years ago (5 children). Now I work as a software developer and have had multiple IT jobs in the past. Please look at lawschoolnumbers if you have any questions on where you can get into. [–][deleted] 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (2 children). Read on to find out what to do with a low GPA, high SAT/ACT score application. 2.13 student checking in, can confirm. [–][deleted] 9 points10 points11 points 6 years ago (0 children). My kids will have different problems than I did, but I do my best to be vigilant. Look at LSN to figure out which T20 schools are more likely to credit your LSAT more highly and let you in. [–]Alice_in_Neverland 8 points9 points10 points 6 years ago (5 children). Today I took a remote exam with no pants on, it wasn’t until the third time I went to the bathroom I remembered I’m being recorded. I am not sure how schools view this. You'll learn the same law. Now I have a master's degree and a professional job, so yay me. (Political Science, I know the pitfalls, but it's my passion), [–]victorvictorpunch 13 points14 points15 points 6 years ago (1 child). Moral of the story: If you're a people person, grades don't count for shit. Then I dropped out because my job stopped paying for it. Everyone. My colleagues the same age as me have thousands in debt. Pays about as much as I could hope to make, I'm mechanically inclined and can figure out how stuff works, I love architecture/design, I get to be out there in the real world and interact with people, never boring. I took a year off after high school, worked a few jobs and travelled internationally doing community service work. [–]terrortoad 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (4 children). I'm here to share my experience on how i got into dental school with LOW GPA. :-), [–][deleted] 6 points7 points8 points 6 years ago (3 children). I remember the first serious occasion I was in middle school. And honors are 4.5. Currently in grad school with a 4.0 and will be graduating in 2016 with a MSW. and join one of thousands of communities. Was hired as a software developer before starting a BS. "You are stupid," is not fine. I'd still say he has a decent shot at a T14 with some money, but I didn't look at this year's LSNs, so i don't know if it's changed too drastically. 1.1 GPA. Transferring colleges doesn’t have to be hard even if you’ve got a really low GPA. I graduated high school with about a 3.5, and went to Dartmouth. I graduated undergrad with a 2.67 and got a 165 on the LSAT and now go to a T30 school. It wasn't easy, but Marian kept working hard and didn't give up, and now she's goi Unranked … AP, IB, ACP, and PLTW's are all 5.0. I applied in 2010 with a 3.3/180. Dang kids these days got it easy with the intertubes and all. Dropped out of high school. Full-time job as an HVAC design engineer making good money. The LSAC formula seems to just plug your numbers in and compare them with median/percentiles of schools. [–]RisinFenix86 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children), [–]ColSkywalker 14 points15 points16 points 6 years ago (0 children), [–]bmwhd 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (0 children). I ended up going to a satellite campus of a big state university, saving about 80k in loans that I would have needed. Once your GPA drops, it can be very difficult to overcome, but Marian is an amazing example of how it CAN be done. [–]Scoobello 3 points4 points5 points 6 years ago (4 children). You get to pick 5: grades, sleep, social life, work, or personal time. Sorry. About the same. Schools game their medians/percentiles. My GPA in my engineering program afterwards was about 3.3. Given your options, all of which give you similar if not better shots at biglaw, I'd put this away for now. Applying to T20s early might help them free up scholarship money. College dropout, married, and 6 months pregnant. [–]Animostas 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (1 child). Get a better LSAT if you can (and you can). [–][deleted] 710Answer Link70 points71 points72 points 6 years ago (16 children), Went to college, was a marketing major. To start off you would need to understand what credit hours and grade points are. Without that, my uGad GPA is about 3.2, which graduate schools count, but LSAC counts PharmD classes as undergraduate for some reason. I majored in psych with a minor in Soc then realized I would be fucked without grad school. Ask questions, seek advice, post outlines, etc. I'm hoping that helps to offset my GPA. [–]cbtaylor 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children). Point taken, it's more from an understanding gained by hearing all the horror stories from people who have attended lower tier schools, mixed in with my own personal experience and the relatively lack of horror stories from T14. Don't know why I'm saying all this but it feels good to get it off my chest, [–]El_Jefe_in_TX 340Answer Link33 points34 points35 points 6 years ago (5 children). ), you shouldn't be hoping for this school, and you wouldn't be wrong to possibly not apply here if you don't have the time to do so. But hey, I can explain lift and how a curveball works at least! Megathread That actually seems better than the UK. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: You must post a clear and direct question in the title. I'm thinking about doing online. Examples might be a job as a paralegal or an internship for an organization involved in law or business. [–]Jaoverbey 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children). 2.0. No text is allowed in the textbox. Eventually had to drop out because I couldn't afford it anymore. 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). 2.1 or something. [–]atonyatlawEsq. Kill the kids and hubby and flee the country. I had a 29 ACT score and got accepted to several state schools (all but the top 2). If you have a low GPA, or your GPA would be considered low compared to the rest of the applicant pool, that does not mean that you cannot be admitted to the university or program. [–]sleeping_in_time 30 points31 points32 points 6 years ago (4 children), [–]mollypaget 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (0 children), [–]demtwinkies 12 points13 points14 points 6 years ago (1 child), 3.90, first year of university, and wishing I took up goat herding instead, [–]kaydub88 72 points73 points74 points 6 years ago (15 children). Have not stopped kicking myself for not waiting a year when applications dropped by a third. My parents are both immigrants and have less than a HS education. In life, I'm more interested in finding the easiest way through life. Became a Naval Officer in the US Navy. A binding decision to Penn gives you a decent shot of getting in, the same caveat vis-a-vis scholarships applies. If you have that same 3.3 and the schools you are aiming for has an average GPA for accepted students of 3.7+, as do several medical schools, Stanford Business School , a few law schools, and other graduate programs, then you have a low GPA. Me too! [–]anti_pope 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago* (0 children). What were your undergrad majors in, if you don't mind me asking? Good on you! [–]spungbab 3 points4 points5 points 6 years ago (3 children). Got two B.A degrees (Psychology and Sociology) and graduated with a 2.9. [–][deleted] 8 points9 points10 points 6 years ago (2 children), I drew a picture for you :) I will do anything, >anything<, to make sure they don't fall into the traps that I have. Weighted it was something like 102/100, in college I graduated with a 3.9. Bigotry, racism, and hatred of any nature will be removed, and a ban will be issued at the option of the moderator depending on severity of the violation. Roughly, though, I would say: In at WUSTL ($$$), Minnesota ($$$), GWU ($-$$), USC ($), Vandy ($?). Over half of all US med school applicants … They're out there waiting for you to find them. And with that GPA, pretty much every school is a reach school. I graduated high school with about a 3.5, and went to Dartmouth. © 2020 reddit inc. All rights reserved. Here's how to plan your comeback. And it didn't net me nothing, I eventually got into one--with money. [–]thetjs1 5 points6 points7 points 6 years ago (1 child). Sep 9, 2019 Brendan Murphy News Writer. Global Positioning System? [–]yoshi_bro 12 points13 points14 points 6 years ago (2 children), [–]Level8Zubat 7 points8 points9 points 6 years ago (0 children), [–]cust71 6 points7 points8 points 6 years ago (1 child), Graduated by the skin of my teeth. That's just lawyers and life. A 3.0 GPA … 2 points3 points4 points 5 years ago* (0 children). Good to know this is actually possible! That will make the colleges believe you are Lazy and then when you get to the tough courses in college you will Fold. Please do not tell people high school GPA doesn't count. I have a friend who goes to one of the top 5 schools and graduated with a 2.9 GPA alongside me. However, poor HS grades put you at a severe disadvantage. 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). Your GPA isn't low enough to negate your LSAT, I'd blanket the lower t14 as well as schools like Vandy, UT, etc. I guess geometry wasn't that important after all. Maintaining a high GPA isn’t always easy; and if you start with a low GPA at the beginning of your study programme, it is much harder to raise your GPA later on (thanks, mathematics). I have a 3.09 GPA and managed to get into grad school. [–]_paralyzed_ 55 points56 points57 points 6 years ago (1 child). I averaged about a book a day. Over 4.0 and now am an auditor. 2 points3 points4 points 5 years ago (0 children). The top of this pyramid will probably be NYU, Penn, and possibly Duke, however, it might be worth applying to NU ED for shits and giggles, since the school offers full rides for anyone that gets in ED, and the decision is rendered pretty early in the cycle (probably won't happen for you, though). 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However, although generally speaking a high grad school or professional school GPA will not really strengthen a low UGPA, we do believe that it can soften the blow a bit (in some cases). Maintaining a high GPA isn’t always easy; and if you start with a low GPA at the beginning of your study programme, it is much harder to raise your GPA later on (thanks, mathematics). I mostly took easy classes, and I could barely pass those. [–]HamSandwich13 11 points12 points13 points 6 years ago (5 children). [–]DtheMoron 8 points9 points10 points 6 years ago (0 children). [–]secretman0 3 points4 points5 points 6 years ago (1 child). If you are reading this blog, you’re probably already aware of the two numbers critical to your law school application success: your LSAT score and your GPA. High MCAT. That's why I would think crowd-sourced data is a better proxy in these cases. I didn't flunk out of grad-school and have sub-3.0 low uGad GPA. [–]Thefckingduck 4 points5 points6 points 6 years ago (3 children). [–]CopiNator 10 points11 points12 points 6 years ago (3 children), [–]86- 6 points7 points8 points 6 years ago (2 children). Some are just less prioritized or combined. The rest of your application can make up for it. Had I been born 25 years later, they would have medicated the ever living fuck out of me, and I would probably be a scientist now. So just to play devil's advocate. Community colleges won't turn you away and you bet your ads most of those credits transfer! Nice user name. You can work while in school. 1. I would have had to if it weren't for him. There is No Legacy. Yea, we try to not seal plans at our office Friday afternoons... [–]MustGoOutside 20 points21 points22 points 6 years ago (0 children). [–][deleted] 18 points19 points20 points 6 years ago (13 children). A lot of schools don't even bother looking at intangibles and just index you. Else Northwestern is a great option. no children) that may have made that easier? It can be just as hard to get good grades even if nobody is a prick. Currently working on my Master's in Environmental Mangement. Each year, thousands of international students apply to top United States universities in order to study abroad in the US.The application process can be extensive and complex for international students. T14s have as many assholes as TTTs. [–]Fun_Freak 2 points3 points4 points 6 years ago (0 children). My best advice to anyone is if you see an opportunity, then go for it. What color is each school subject most associated with in your mind? My program has a very high faculty turnover rate and unfortunately, asking the previous class wouldn't have helped … What are my chances for a DO school? But, on the other hand, if you continue to exceed in your courses, and you happen to slip in your 3rd year with a less-than-average grade, your GPA will not be severely damaged. You're never too old for school. Last 3 years we have been broke and just now crawling out of it. Please note that r/lawschool typically neither alters nor verifies the accuracy of flair. Once your GPA drops, it can be very difficult to overcome, but Marian is an amazing example of how it CAN be done. If I had gotten a 172, I'd bet anything a T14 school would have taken me and ignored my GPA. If your GPA is low and you don’t have a good reason for it, your task will be to prove to colleges you are still academically prepared, despite your low GPA. 2.8ish. People who leave dirty diapers in the parking lot, how close do plan on sitting next to Satan in the afterlife? pick a region you want to practice, focus on schools in that region, and take some money. I don't know if that's devil's advocate, to be fair. You can be brutally honest. 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