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Will my AP scores have an impact on my college admissions?

Hi there! I'm taking a few AP classes this year, and I'm wondering how much my AP scores will matter when it comes to college admissions. I know they can help with course placement and college credits, but do admissions officers really care about them? Any insights would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

10 months ago

Hello! From my experience with my own child's college application process, AP scores do play a role in college admissions, but they're not the only factor that admissions officers consider. They can certainly help showcase your academic abilities and your willingness to challenge yourself, which can be a positive aspect of your application. However, keep in mind that your overall academic performance, extracurricular activities, essays, and recommendations will also be taken into account. In some cases, strong AP scores might help you stand out from other applicants, but they won't necessarily make or break your chances. It's important to focus on maintaining a well-rounded application and not stress too much about your AP scores alone. Best of luck with your college applications and AP classes!

10 months ago

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