low gre subject score

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low gre subject score

Postby krymelchen » Thu Dec 07, 2006 2:05 pm


I just got my subject score and I am a bit disappointed. I am from Germany and normally a very good student- but this was my first multiple choice test and I had time problems. So I scored only 780 (percentile 74).
General gre was verbal 570, quantitative 800. Toefl iBT 116.

Furthermore I do not have research experience but quite good recommendations.
My grade average is 1.0, which is perfect in Germany ( scale1.0 to6.0). I am female and applying on a Fulbright scholarship.

I am interested in AMO physics especially quantum optics.

So what are my chances for admission to these universities:

U Michigan, Ann Arbor
U Maryland
U Illinois, Urbana Champaign
U Wisconsin, Madison
U Texas, Austin

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Postby mathlete » Thu Dec 07, 2006 5:27 pm

You'll probably get into them all

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