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AMA: Brock BAcc Graduate, Carleton MAcc Graduate, Big 4 Employee
My name is Neal, and I graduated from Brock's Bachelor of Accounting Co-op program in 2016 and Carleton's Master of Accounting program in 2017. I was a yconic Student Ambassador for 2016-17. Although I work full-time at PwC now, I'm still around answering questions about accounting as a career and universities. 

My co-op work experience includes:
-Corporate Accounting, Henkel (Germany)
-Assurance and Tax, Collins Barrow
-Risk Assurance, Ernst and Young

I currently work at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Assurance. . 

A snapshot of my time at Brock:  
-Served as an executive for several clubs  
-Participated in numerous internal/external case competitions and conferences  
-Served as a Tutorial Leader for Brock's first-year Macroeconomics course  
-Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma (the top 10% of Goodman get invited)  
-Did co-ops and internships with 3 different companies in corporate accounting, assurance, tax and risk assurance located in Germany and Canada  
-Participated in a short-term exchange to France  
-Volunteered for the business school's Career Services office, where I critiqued students' resumes  
-Lived in residence (first-year) and off campus

A snapshot of my time at Carleton:  
-President of the Sprott MAcc Society  

Feel free to ask me questions below! Or you can add me on LinkedIn if you'd like to send a private message (https://www.linkedin.com/in/nsengupta).
Carleton university Masters Application
My name is Akb, I am masters applicant to carleton University for fall 2018. I have a problem with my application. After paying the non-refundable application fee, I have was told I'd get a mail with 1-3 business days on how to continue my application on carleton central. It's been 4 days already and I am get to get any mail. Please guys I need advice on what I should do now. Thanks! 
High School Class of 2018 Offers of Admission
Now that school's back in full force and university applications are open, I thought I'd make this application thread so that people can see when people get accepted, where they applied, their averages, etc.

In your post, please include the following:
- Program and post-secondary institution
- Date of application
- Date of offer
- Admission average (Grade 11, Grade 12 first semester- basically whatever was used in determining admission qualifications)
- Province you're applying from
- Any other information you'd like to add

Good luck everyone!!
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Easy Uni for Comp Science
What are universities that are easy to get accepted into Comp Science? If you know some Uni can you please list their average of acceptance and their last year cut off for a for sure acceptance? 

Thanks
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Carleton Engineering Acceptance
Hello everyone, 

         I was wondering what is the realistic average FOR A FOR SURE acceptance into Civil Engineering at Carleton, also into their Comp Science or software engineering. I know at their website it says that the ranges of average admission is 75%-85%-above. I know that this averages is varies on some factors such as the amount of students apply and the competition. My question is what is the realistic average to get into their Civil and last years cut off? 

    I hope someone will be able to give a me precise answers, thank you!
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Current Carleton Student, Ask Me Anything!
I found that these threads really helped me when choosing the schools I would apply to and eventually attend, as I was getting the point of view of a current student. A little about me, I am in the Honours Math program studying Stats with a concentration in Actuarial Science, I also live in Residence. 
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Course Balance
Hey, so far this semester I have the most critical subjects that are necessary for the university I'm planning to go to (applying to UofT, Waterloo, Carleton, and uOttawa) as I'm a grade 12 student currently. I just need a few tips for the current year I'm in as my target for the marks I want is 95% + in each course, as well as, I'm looking forward to increasing my extracurricular involvement around the school/community and get a part-time job.

The courses I have this semester are: Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (taking a spare too)

Next semester are: Biology, Calculus and Vectors, Computer Engineering, and Computer Science

Any tips or thoughts?

Thanks.
Software Engineering - University of Ottawa or Carleton University
I have been accepted to both universities for software engineering for my undergrad. Which university do you think has a better program for software engineering?

Thanks!
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Civil Engineering at Carleton
Can someone give me a realistic average for Civil Engineering and Software Engineering at Carleton? Their website says 75% - 85% above, and this averages may varies on the competitions and how many students apply. What was last year cut off average for Civil and Software, that is a for sure acceptance?
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Best university for getting into med school/a high GPA?
Hi, I'm a grade 12 student and I'm trying to decide on a good university program and school for getting into med school. I heard that universities like U of T and McGill make it difficult to get a high GPA as it is really competitive. I am interested in McGill, McMaster, U Of Waterloo & U of Ottawa. Where do you think is the best university for keeping up a high GPA and getting into med school? And are there any programs similar to McMaster's health science?
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Criminology in Canada
I am interested in studying criminology and criminal justice in Canada. What are the best schools for this? Thoughts on SFU, Carleton, Ottawa, York, University of Toronto????? Thanks
CARLETON CRIMINOLOGY??!!
Grade 12 looking to apply to ontario/possibly out of province universities, thoughts on carleton criminology and other criminology programs??
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Good schools for Biomedical Engineering?
I'm in grade 12 and will soon be applying for programs. I knows what program I want to go in but I'm having difficulty choosing schools.  Though I know I want to go to McMaster Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Helath Sciences program, but I need 2 more choices. Any suggestions?
What job options are there for people who major in international development?
My question also extends to policy management, global and international studies and public affairs. I generally like these areas of study and would prefer to study in at least one of them. However, I have heard that when it comes to securing jobs, there's a vague idea of success. If I studied in one of these fields, have a specialization and do co-op, am I guaranteed a job after I graduate? Or would I just be wasting my time?
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For Software Engineering, do I need coding experience to be successful ?
For undergrad software eng programs except for Waterloo, it doesn't say anything about the experience in coding to get in .Honestly, do i need experience or will i get taught how to coding in first year or smthn?
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Applications for fall 2018
Some universities have opened their applications for fall 2018. Which is the best month to applying. Some students in my school will apply in late October. Isn't it too early? I am a 105 D student
When will u guys start working on your application?
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Ryerson University
Hey guys! I'm wondering if anyone could tell me a bit about Ryerson's journalism program (such as the workload, the difficulty level of the courses, what to except ect.) Any information or advice would be greatly appreciated.
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Universities for Social Work - Carleton University vs others
Is anyone at Carleton University for the Social Work program? I'm thinking of applying and would like to know what you think of the program and Carleton U in general (residence, student life, etc.). Also anyone taking Social Work at other Universities what are your reviews? Looking at a Bachelor of Social Work.
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Life Science, Health Science, or Medical Science
Hi, I'm interested in these sciences but am unsure of job prospects and which school is best for each.
1) What are some job prospects?
2) Which school is best for each?
Thanks.
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English Marks
So I took majority of my grade 12 courses last year and finished with an 80 in english. My other marks include a 95, 93, 88 and 83. I am also taking three courses this year that will hopefully be able to boost my top 6 average.
My question is, do you think it would be a good idea to re do english? I'm applying for social science so it's the only pr but I had no intentions of taking anything second semester...
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The best undergrad. to prepare for med school?
I'm interested in pursuing medical school. I'm currently in high school.
1. What university programs are well recognized and prepare you for medical school?
2. I've been looking at UBC, McMaster, Carleton, Waterloo, and SFU. Are any of these universities a uni. that I should not apply to?
Thanks for you help.
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