John J. Yi Posted May 21, 2017 Share Posted May 21, 2017 Undergrad Institution: China Top 10Major(s): Mathematical FinanceMinor(s): MathematicsGPA: 3.79/4.0 Type of Student: International Male mathematical analysis 1-3 (A, A+, A), linear algebra 1-2 (B, A+), abstract algebra (A+), probability theory (A+), stochastic process (A+), mathematical statistics (A), Econometrics (A+) real analysis (B-), numerical analysis & complex analysis & functional analysis & topology & time series & game theory (all A+) GRE General Test: 326 Q: 168 (95%)V: 158 (80%)W: 3.0 (17%)GRE Subject Test in Mathematics: M: 840 (87%) (I will take it again in Sep.)TOEFL Score: 103/120 (taken in Nov, 2015)Grad Institution: Top 10 in USNews and Top 10 in Statistics Concentration: Applied MathGPA: 3.72 analysis (B) numerical linear algebra (B+) probability (A) stochastic process (A) linear model (A) computational learning theory (A) Programs Applying: Statistics and Machine learning Research Experience: RA with a computational neuroscience professor; RA with a biostatistics professorAwards/Honors/Recognitions: Meritorious winner in 2015 Mathematical Contest of Modeling; Scholarship in undergraduatePertinent Activities or Jobs: TA for Calculus with probability and matrices Letters of Recommendation: one from a well-known professor who taught me two stat phd courses; two from relatively less well-known professors for whom I am RA.Any Miscellaneous Points that Might Help: Applying to Where: UPenn-statChicago-stat Washington-stat Columbia-stat Cornell-stat Michigan-stat Northwestern-stat Wisconsin-stat UNC-stat Cambridge-machine learning Oxford-stat UCL gatsby-computational neuroscience & machine learning I know that I am too optimistic about my profile. The truth is that I will go to work if none of them admit me. Should I retake GRE general or TOEFL? Thanks everyone for your time and patience and suggestions Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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