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PF Resident Academics

  1. Oct 17, 2012 #1
    PF Resident Academics....

    I'd like to gauge my chances, seeing as there doesn't seem to be a large amount of statistics concerning phD acceptance.
    I was wondering if you guys(or anyone extensively knowledgable on the subject) could give me some insight on the quality of students accepted into phD programs. If I graduated with a GPA of 3.5, with the physics GPA being around 3.4-3.6 from a top 20 LAC with 2-3 research experiences along with extensive programming skills(including a computer science minor). Would I have a good chance to get into a phD program in computational physics? I realize the GRE is not included, but I can't necessarily estimate my possible score. Also I'm not sure if this helps but I'm of Filipino ethnicity. Any information is appreciated. xD
     
    Last edited: Oct 17, 2012
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  3. Oct 17, 2012 #2
    Re: PF Resident Academics....

    This website has the applicant profiles for acceptances and rejections to specific schools for the past 5 years.

    http://www.physicsgre.com/viewforum.php?f=3

    Have look at profiles similar to yours and see where people were able to get in.
     
  4. Oct 18, 2012 #3
    Re: PF Resident Academics....

    Thanks!
     
  5. Oct 18, 2012 #4
    Re: PF Resident Academics....

    Okay that site there seems to be many questions with little answers even searching through the forums, and the 2012 Physics Graduate School acceptance/rejection thread here on PF is only one page...
     
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