are 4 APs good??Answered
I am an international student and have a 3.88 GPA(single C in the whole transcript) but I am talking about 4 APs this year(my school offers none) which include some of the hardest APs like AP Calculus BC, AP CS A, AP Physics C: Mechanics and AP Physics C: Electrostatics. does it make up for the C in the eyes of Ivies and Stanford cause I am worried about this C ruining my whole profile??
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Welcome to the community! A single C your freshman year will not ruin your chances, especially if you've had higher grades since. Your AP courses will also show your academic abilities and initiative. Here's a blog post about this that may help: https://blog.collegevine.com/can-i-get-into-a-top-college-with-a-c-on-my-transcript/
Typically, students applying to top schools take more APs, but since your school offers none, colleges will understand and they will appreciate that you went out of your way to take those tough courses.
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