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I've applied to U of T and McMaster for History. I had a 92% average for grade 11 and I expect to receive the same average or higher for this year. I was wondering which school is better for history- I am interested primarily in European History. I know that where you get your undergrad ultimately doesn't matter once you get a job, but I'm looking to get the most enjoyable experience during my undergrad.
I am good at math, and very much enjoy the subject.
My marks in senior mathematics were 98% in advanced functions and 99% in calculus and vectors.
I am on gap year, so I still have time to decide what university program I want to enter.
My overall top 6 average (including english, the two maths, and my 3 highest electives) is 95%.
I was wondering what university program I should enter.
I have stated my marks so that you guys will have a good idea of what programs/univeresities I would be able to get admitted to.
I am not looking to study beyond the undergraduate level, so I would like to enter a university program which has good employment prospects for those who only hold a bachelors degree.
I am ruling out engineering programs, because I have no interest in chemistry or physics and engineering requires a strong foundation in physics.
Another obvious program that people may suggest is computer science, but I do not particularly like programming. I enjoy the problem solving aspect, and coming up with an algorithm to solve a problem. I get headaches trying to decomplie errors in code, such as fixing small sintax errors. Even a missing semi-colon can cause your code to not work! However I am still open to people suggesting this program if they can justify that I would do well in it.
Other than Engineering and CS, what undergraduate programs would be a good choice for me that would have good employment prospects?
I'm currently in grade 12 and I'm going to apply to U of T (utm). I want to take a bachelors of arts - majoring in history and minoring in maybe English or sociology. This year, I'm expecting my average to be from 90-94, because that's what I've had the last 3 years + I'm taking courses I'm stronger in (i.e. not math or science). I've heard that U of T is very hard to get into and that the programs are difficult. The U of T website says the only required course is English which I got a 96 in last year and I will probably get the same mark this year (if not higher because I'm putting way more effort in this year). I'm in 1 extracurricular and I have just over the hours required to graduate.
Around this time last year I was stressing out trying to pick a school and get the marks for the programs. Despite being only a few weeks into the program, I hope I can still help answer any questions or clarifications!
Hey I was wondering can someone please tell me the requirement and required grades to get into a health sciences program?and also what are the courses I need to take in high school. Please and Thank you.
I'm in grade 12 and I'm currently looking at universities to go to next year. I want to get a BA, I haven't chosen the major yet but it will probably be history with a minor in English. I was just wondering, are the classes extremely hard/impossible to get a good mark even if you try? I have heard many tales of students getting terrible marks even when they try, and who regret going to U of T, but usually this stories are from people taking engineering/science, etc. My average this year will probably be between 90 and 94, since normally my average is 90 + I'm not taking courses I'm bad at that brought my average down below the last years.
Also, will I have any trouble getting into the program? The website says the admissions are mid 70's and require English. Last year I got a 96 in English and I will probably get a similar mark this year too. Also I don't have that many volunteer hours. I have what I need to graduate and a few more but that's it. I am in 1 extra curricular too.
Hey I was wondering what the academic admission requirements are for universities such as Waterloo, Mcmaster, UofT, Ryerson, Western, and Guelph. Mainly for engineering courses. And also what the best engineering courses at each of these universities is.
PS. I know this is a very big question, and I'm sorry. I am just trying to do some research before I apply.
I’m currently in grade 12 and am applying to universities. The ones I am going to be applying to are: UBCO, SFU, UofA, UofC, and UofT. For my grade 11 year, I had an average of 78%. I’m hoping to get it up this year though. I don’t have any extra-curricular activitie, A’s for where I live is really small and am in a small school that doesn’t offer much. I hoping to start volunteering at my local hospital soon though. I’m just afraid I’m not going to get accepted anywhere. My dreams schools are either UBCO or SFU. When applying my first choice is chemistry or biology and my second choice would be to study environmental sciences.
I'm in grade 12 and will be applying to university soon. I'm going to apply for engineering, but I'd like to ask: are top universities (Waterloo, UofT, UBC) really worth it for an undergraduate degree? I've heard that students at those schools are very stressed and even depressed. Is this true? Is the stress really worth it in the end, because everyone will end up with the same degree anyways? Does the school name affect your chance of employment in any way? For people studying at these schools: do you have any regrets/advice for uni choice?
I'm in my second year as Student Senator of the school and second year as one of two student trustees in my school board, I volunteer with heart & stroke and cancer society, I've done six years of work with Me to We, I lead the Gender/Sexuality Alliance within my school... etc.
What do you think my chances of getting to those schools are? Scholarship possibilities? Thanks!
Hey, I was just wondering whether certain universities look down upon private school courses. I have heard that some universities hate private schools where some universities don't care. If you know any could you tell me which ones and for what university programs.
I took Adv. Functions in summer school and I got a 90. My parents want me to retake it in the regular school year so I can get a high 90 in the course to maximize my top 6 average. I'm gonna be applying to McMaster Health Science, Western Medical Science. What do you guys think?
What are your grade averages (from Grade 11) going into applying for the scholarship? Mine sits at an 83 average with my highest mark being an 89. This will probably decrease my chances to be considered but do you think my grades will flat out kill it?
Hey guys! I'm a first year Mechanical Engineering student at the University of Toronto. Yconic helped me out a lot last year so I figured I'd pay it forward. I was also accepted to U of Guelph for Biomed Eng, uOttawa and Carleton for Biomed-Mech Eng, Western Eng, and York for Kinesiology so I can answer questions about that too!
Hey guys! I've been seeing a couple of these incoming student posts, so I thought I'd do one for Business/Commerce in general.
I applied to York Schulich, UofT Rotman, UTM Commerce, Queen's Commerce, WLU BBA, and Western BMOS + Ivey AEO and got into all of them. I ended up choosing Queen's Commerce.
So feel free to reply to this post if you have any questions about any of the above universities or programs. I used this website a ton when I was applying so I thought I'd try to help some 2022 kids :) I also researched a lot for the above schools.
Legit 95% of you fools won’t even become doctors. If you’re into money, just do business, don’t waste 10+ years of school and ruin the chance for a student who deserves to be in med school. I’m sick and tired of people trying to become doctors, just do something else ffs.