This post was contributed by a community member. The views expressed here are the author's own. Michigan State University delivered some good news last week for students applying to multiple schools for college admission. To be considered for admission to MSU, students must select one of two personal statement questions. No matter what the question, you are being asked to write a story about something that happened in your life and explain why it matters, how it affected you, what you learned from it.
MSU Releases New 2013 Essay Prompts
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The "dot-com revolution" of the mid-to-late s began to take hold just as I was entering my middle school years. I was eager to try new things, including this new Internet technology, because my inner self was also changing and becoming It seems as though every day since elementary school people have been asking me the same daunting question: "So, what do you want to do when you grow up? Gilad, my drama instructor, paced back and forth on the stage, arms folded over his belly, Israeli impatience rising in his voice. His eyes narrowed, scanned me through bushy slits, and he barked new commands. Those phrases from opposite worlds represent my diverse cultural life growing up with a Greek mother and a father from North Dakota.
Located in East Lansing, Michigan State University is a large public institution with over 50, enrolled students. Michigan State offers an education focused on bettering the common good and everyday life, while also providing research and study-abroad programs in popular fields such as business, agriculture, and engineering. Outside the classroom, Michigan State boasts of numerous student clubs and organizations, including Greek life. For applicants, MSU requires two personal statements, a task that may initially seem challenging. CollegeVine has prepared this guide to help you tackle these prompts with success!
Prospective freshman students should submit an online application as soon as possible in their senior year of high school and by November 1 for maximum scholarship consideration. Select the option that is right for you, but only submit one application for admission. MSU has no preference for which type of application you submit.