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Cicero76
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Bad advice?

Postby Cicero76 » Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:10 pm

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby gaud » Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:12 pm

I'd go to a T1 on a substantial scholly before a T3/T4 on a full ride.

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby glitter178 » Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:14 pm

does your friend have a paying job lined up for after graduation? did your friend have a paying summer job this past summer?

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby northwood » Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:19 pm

what are the stipulations of the scholarship? what do you neeed to keep it? what are your career goals? Which school potentially is best suited to help you achieve those goals? those are the questions u need to think about. Im very debt averse, but I wouldnt go to a TTT on a full ride over a TT /T with a smaller scholarship.

If you got a 169- there are better schools out there than Barry that would offer you some money to go. Don't limit your options unless you have things lined up and know exactly what you want and where you want to practice and wont want to practice anywhere else but that area.

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby aca0260 » Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:23 pm

Don't be naive. 1) A full ride at UM, though more competitive than people realize, does not require a 170. 2) There are plenty of options between UM on full ride and Barry on full ride, the most notable of which is UF with substantial scholarship (UF does not give full rides). In sum, your friend is likely bumping his lfrat a couple points.

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby Cicero76 » Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:29 pm

aca0260 wrote:Don't be naive. 1) A full ride at UM, though more competitive than people realize, does not require a 170. 2) There are plenty of options between UM on full ride and Barry on full ride, the most notable of which is UF with substantial scholarship (UF does not give full rides). In sum, your friend is likely bumping his lfrat a couple points.


This crossed my mind.

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby RodneyBoonfield » Tue Sep 25, 2012 10:36 pm

This thread is nonsense

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby TheThriller » Wed Sep 26, 2012 12:03 am

I doubt your friend got a 169

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby gaud » Wed Sep 26, 2012 12:10 am

TheThriller wrote:I doubt your friend got a 169


very good point

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby YankeesFan » Wed Sep 26, 2012 12:11 am

Flame

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby Br3v » Wed Sep 26, 2012 1:13 am

"required 170"....for miami? No.

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby utlaw2007 » Wed Sep 26, 2012 4:25 pm

TheThriller wrote:I doubt your friend got a 169


Agreed.

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Re: Bad advice?

Postby asharca » Mon Oct 01, 2012 3:33 am

I agree with you and your topic is so good. I doubt your friend got a 169.




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