3.6 GPA - good enough to get into NYU?

Question:First of all, is a 3.6 GPA on a 4.0 scale good enough to get into NYU? At my school, harder classes are given more weight, and I take a lot of hard classes. Weighted my GPA is 3.8. Secondly, the 3.6 looks alright by itself, but when you look at some of my individual grades, I have gotten low B's, one C, and one D, among many A's. Will this be a problem?

Although GPA is not everything, I think you will have trouble getting into NYU. My brother has almost a 4.0 with a bunch of other crap to pad his stats and he got rejected twice. It might help if you try to enter in with a major that NYU isn't known for...just a suggestion; but you may have trouble getting out of that major into the one of your choice. So...again, it's not always about GPA, but a 3.6 may not be outstanding enough for a top 30 school like NYU. Good luck with it, and I do hope you get in.
3.6 or 3.8 is great. you'll do fine, they know nobody is perfect and there are times when we don't do so great. the many A's shows your consistently a good student and it reflects in your GPA. I'm sure you'll get in, just apply.
Your GPA isn't the only thing that counts.

This article contents is post by this website user, EduQnA.com doesn't promise its accuracy.

More Questions & Answers...
  • I have no idea what i want to do when i grow up?
  • If you make a's and b's in high school, will you get into a great college??
  • How much school is needed to be a plastic Surgeon.?
  • What are some good tips for a freshman in college?
  • Put your name here if you are in collage?
  • Why don't the Rochester Institiute of Technology do a letteR?
  • Where do I go to drop out of college?
  • What are the reqirements to go to a four year public university in Texas?
  • Copyright 2006-2009 EduQnA.com All Rights Reserved.