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HONORS,AP/IB CLASSES
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Hi!!!

I'm at the moment a junior but in a couple of weeks I'll be a senior. My problem is that my school doesn't offer any IB/AP or HONORS classes, will that affect on my college app?? I'm really concerned about it. Please someone clear this out for me?.

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a year ago

I think what colleges want to know is whether you've challenged yourself with the resources available to you. If you didn't take any AP/IB/honors because your school offers none, colleges generally won't count that against you. But if you're still really concerned, you can also self-study a few AP courses and take the exam (which is what my friend did). That'll be a great way to show colleges that you're beyond ready, but it's not absolutely necessary. Hope this helps :)

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a year ago

I believe there's a section where you can say that your school doesn't have those kinds of classes, and they are pretty understanding about that.

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a year ago

Hello!

Unfortunately, if your school doesn't offer any HONORS or IB/AP classes, that will affect your college app. But, you could look for online courses or online schools that do offer HONORS or IB/AP

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