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So so grades and future employment prospects

I'm about to finish a master's program and my grades are less than stellar. How big of an effect might this have on my employment prospects going forward, and what are some strategies to deal with this? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 25, 2013 - 6 answers

How much emphasis to place on the C+?

How much focus, if any, on my "blemished" academic record, and my change of field, should I place in my personal statements for graduate school? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 7, 2012 - 12 answers

I need to get better at this.

I'm really stressed about college right now. My grades are lower than ever (though not terribly low); I'm afraid I just can't do my major or that I'll disappoint my parents or just suck at school. What should my next steps be? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 13, 2011 - 14 answers

Why am I never proud of myself?

I am a generally happy person, however I am never happy/proud about my grades or accomplishments. I frequently beat myself up over them. Why? What can I do to change? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Aug 24, 2011 - 8 answers

To what extent do Law School grades matter after 1L?

Law School Grades: do they still matter? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 7, 2010 - 14 answers

Help out a nervous college student!

I'm stressing over grades! What can I do? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 11, 2010 - 10 answers

What's Next?

A few days ago, first-semester 1L grades were released at my top-25 law school, where I'm paying sticker. My jaw dropped when I found out that I'm well below median. What now? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 22, 2010 - 76 answers

Embarrassed about my GPA

Recommender (former professor) wants to see my grades for graduate school. My last year and a half was stellar, but before that I have a smattering of Cs (five). Should I say anything? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 4, 2009 - 13 answers

ayes and seas or all bees?

Here's a question: What would you rather see on a grade report: a collection of A/A-s and the occasional C, or consistent B/B+s? If there were two students, and their GPAs were the same, and you were the director of admissions of some academic program, who would you pick? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Sep 18, 2008 - 17 answers

To purposely make myself below-average to avoid being average?

What looks, uh, the least bad on a transcript - a C or a D w/ an A or B as a repeat grade? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jun 4, 2008 - 12 answers

Help me with my professor problem

How do I make sure my professor doesn't hate me? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on May 24, 2007 - 31 answers

Rock Bottom

How can I feel better about grades when they're said and done? This semester was a rough one, with relationships, too many credits, and lots of other responsibilities. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on May 21, 2007 - 29 answers

Bad GPA = No future?

I'm a sophomore physics major at a fairly prestigious university (USN&WR Top 25) known for its technical and scientific offerings. My parents currently pay for tuition and dorm housing, with no financial aid. However, my grades have been lower than they expected, and they are now refusing to pay for me to return next year. What are my options? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 18, 2007 - 38 answers

How do you deal with a company's request for a transcript if your grades aren't that great?

How do you deal with a company's request for a transcript if your grades aren't that great? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 6, 2007 - 13 answers

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