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Rescind offer b/c of D in AP chem?

Discussion in 'Military Academy - USMA' started by br1ankim24, Feb 15, 2012.

  1. br1ankim24

    br1ankim24 5-Year Member

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    Hello, everyone. I am very honored to be notified by my Congressman's staffer that I received an appointment to West Point. As happy and ecstatic as I can be, I still have a question in my head.

    I just mailed my 7th semester transcript a week ago (before I found out) and it's still not on my portal. It shows the following:

    AP Literature: B
    AP Chemistry: D
    AP Physics: B
    AP Calculus AB: B
    Band: A
    AP Government: A

    My question is: will the D in chem put my appointment at risk?

    Thank you.
     
  2. kinnem

    kinnem Moderator 5-Year Member

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    It shouldn't. Not with 4 other AP courses with A's and B's. You'll just need to study chemistry real hard next year. I could never grok that subject.
     
  3. Dixieland

    Dixieland 5-Year Member

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    I believe a D will be of concern. JMO
     
  4. TheDukeOfEarl

    TheDukeOfEarl 5-Year Member

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    I don't know if the D will be an issue or not, but at the very least you should be prepared to answer the question "Why did you end up with a D in AP Chemistry?" if it is asked.
     

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