10 months ago
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How much do AP test scores matter in applications

I see we can submit AP scores on the Commonapp and sometimes on their application portal, but how much do they matter because I never see them listed on common data sets

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10 months ago

They are near useless in admission decisions except in cases where you use them to "counter" a low grade in a class. Like a 5 in APUSH shows you are knowledgeable when you got a 79% in the class.

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