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Georgetown University - Current Undergrad, Finance

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University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor of Science, Cellular and Molecular Biology

ACT English: 35

ACT Math: 31

ACT Reading: 32

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SFSU - Bachelors, Philosophy/Mathematics

SFSU - Masters, Mathematics

GRE Quantitative: 168

GRE Verbal: 168

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Northwestern University - Bachelors, Economics

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1510

SAT Math: 780

SAT Verbal: 730

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Washington University in St Louis - Current Undergrad, Mechanical Engineering

SAT Math: 730

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San Jose State University - Bachelor of Fine Arts, Dance

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Duke University - Bachelors, Economics

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University of California-Berkeley - Bachelors, Chemistry; Molecular Cell Biology

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1560

MCAT: 40

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University of California-Santa Barbara - Bachelor of Science, Zoology

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SAT Math: 780

SAT Verbal: 700

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University of California-Los Angeles - Bachelors, B.S. Mathematics/Economics

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1510

SAT Math: 760

SAT Verbal: 740

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Boston College - Bachelor of Science, Political Science & International Studies

SAT Math: 780

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University of California-Riverside - Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1370

SAT Math: 780

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University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor in Arts, Political Science and Government

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University of California-Davis - Bachelor of Science, Computer Science

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Chapman University - Bachelor of Science, Biology, General

SAT Math: 720

SAT Writing: 720

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University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor of Science, Engineering Physics

## Matthew: Sunnyvale Algebra tutor

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University of Nevada-Reno - Bachelors, Physics

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University of California-Berkeley - Bachelor in Arts, Integrative Biology

Tufts School of Medicine - Master of Science, Biomedical Science

SAT Composite (1600 scale): 1420

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Indian Institute of Technology - Kanpur - Bachelors, Chemistry

Yale University - PHD, Chemistry

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