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Profile evaluation please 2.8 GPA/690 GMAT

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Concentration: Accounting
GPA: 2.78
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Profile evaluation please 2.8 GPA/690 GMAT [#permalink] New post 28 Jan 2013, 20:50
Looking for respectable Masters of Accounting programs...

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-Hispanic Male
-UNC-Chapel Hill Economics Major, 2010
-Worked 3 jobs while in college
-After graduation, spent 2 years in a Management Trainee program for a service company in South Florida
-Program used to mold trainees to serve General Manager or Director type functions within 6 years
-Facility's accounting/office manager
-Promoted after two years to Special Projects Manager

Considering: UNC-CH, Wake Forest, UGA, George Washington University, American University, University of Miami(FL), and Florida International University

What are my chances of admission with such a low GPA?

Thanks,
Marco
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Re: Profile evaluation please 2.8 GPA/690 GMAT [#permalink] New post 29 Jan 2013, 17:09
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You have a good test score, which can help balance GPA. It also makes a difference where you went, so a 2.8 at a good college would be better than a 3.0 at a crappy school. Also, if you had an upward trend in grades throughout your UG experience that would be a reasonable explanation ( matured in college, got serious, figured out how to study, etc.)
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