The common app essay 2016
The Common Application has announced that the 201-2017 personal statement essay prompts will be the same as the 2015-201 prompts. They have not changed for 201-17. When CA4 launched, one of the biggest changes from the previous version was the essay section. Gone were the six essay prompts from the past decade, and college applicants no longer have the Topic of Your Choice option.
With CA4, the length limit for the essay was increased from 500 words to 50 (the minimum is 250 words), and students will need to choose from the five options below. The new prompts are designed to encourage reflection and introspection. I have lots of ideas to pass along. In the meantime —Here are the 2015-201 Common Application Essay Prompts:1. Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it.
If this sounds like you, then please share your story.2. The lessons we take from failure can be fundamental to later success. Recount an incident or time when you experienced failure. First and foremost, the Common App essay is about tIn January, the Common Application announced that the 201-2017 Common Application essays would be the same as those on the 2015-201 Common application.
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