Georgetown Part-Time

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j-select
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Georgetown Part-Time

Postby j-select » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:54 pm

157 LSAT. 3.67 GPA. Great softs. Currently working for Senate leadership. What are my chances at Georgetown part-time?

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Re: Georgetown Part-Time

Postby bk1 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 6:56 pm

0. Now that PT students are factored into LSAT/GPA medians for the USNWR rankings you need to pretty much have almost the same stats as FT students.

If you want GULC PT you should retake for a 170+ LSAT

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Re: Georgetown Part-Time

Postby CanadianWolf » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:18 pm

Agree that your 157 LSAT score renders Georgetown a pipe-dream whether applying for the full-time or part-time program. Consider enrolling in a prep course & retaking the LSAT for a 168+.

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Re: Georgetown Part-Time

Postby j-select » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:26 pm

Figured. Thanks.

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Re: Georgetown Part-Time

Postby j-select » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:27 pm

How much do you think work experience matters for the T14?

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Re: Georgetown Part-Time

Postby doclover » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:54 pm

j-select wrote:How much do you think work experience matters for the T14?


I asked the same question. I was told not much.

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Re: Georgetown Part-Time

Postby bk1 » Tue Mar 06, 2012 8:35 pm

doclover wrote:
j-select wrote:How much do you think work experience matters for the T14?


I asked the same question. I was told not much.


This is about right. Some schools require it (NU/Harvard), but most schools won't care that much. And they certainly won't care enough to give you a boost to overcome a bad GPA or LSAT (note it doesn't give you a boost at NU/HLS either, it's more of an additional requirement at those schools).




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