• Applicants
  • The University of St Andrews' admissions policy is in place to ensure fairness for all applicants, regardless of background. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Applicants assessed as Home (Scotland/EU) or Rest of UK for fee purposes will be considered until the UCAS published deadline of 15 January. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Applicants assessed as Overseas for fee purposes will be considered until the published deadline of 30 June. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Applicants for Medicine who are assessed as Overseas for fee purposes will be considered until the UCAS published deadline of 31 January. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Only those applicants assessed as Overseas for fee purposes may apply via the Common Application. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Applicants assessed as Overseas for fee purposes for whom St Andrews is the only university in the UK to which they are applying may use our Online Application Form . (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Applicants for Medicine who are assessed as Overseas for fee purposes and are applying only to the University of St Andrews in the UK may apply using the online application form. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Applicants will need to satisfy both the selection criteria for individual programmes, and the entrance requirements for the Faculty in which their programme is located. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • The admissions policies of the Council must guarantee a competitive review process, the individual review of applicants and an open assessment of what the applicant may potentially contribute to the medical community. (umkc.edu)
  • The admissions process must provide a holistic review of all applicants. (umkc.edu)
  • It is necessary for the Council to review applicants in terms of their potential academic success in medical school, but also in terms of their potential contribution to the medical school community and to the learning experiences of others around them. (umkc.edu)
  • The Council on Selection considers each applicant individually within the appropriate applicant pool (in-state, regional or out-of-state), and all applicants are reviewed under the same criteria and expectations. (umkc.edu)
  • The selection process for the School of Medicine provides an individual review of applicants in both the screening and selection process. (umkc.edu)
  • The Council on Selection will utilize a holistic review process - a process that is a flexible and individualized way of assessing applicants. (umkc.edu)
  • In 1953, the organization now called the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) began as an association of nine business schools, whose goal was to develop a standardized test to help business schools select qualified applicants. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Levels are recognised by many universities as the standard for assessing the suitability of applicants for admission in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, and many such universities partly base their admissions offers on a student's predicted A-level grades, with the majority of these offers conditional on achieving a minimum set of final grades. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, every higher education institution offers also a number of additional vacant places through other extraordinary admission processes for sportsmen, mature applicants (over 23 years old), international students, foreign students from the Lusosphere, degree owners from other institutions, students from other institutions (academic transfer), former students (readmission), and course change, which are subject to specific standards and regulations set by each institution or course department. (wikipedia.org)
  • If the school receives more applications than the number of places available then a lottery is held, which determines which applicants will be admitted to the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • questionnaire
  • Two hundred and eight consecutively admitted patients (ages 12 to 17) on the adolescent inpatient unit of Bradley Hospital completed the Body Dyspmorphic Disorder Questionnaire (BDDQ) as part of their admission evaluation. (psychcentral.com)
  • The questionnaire assesses the presence of BDD by asking whether respondents are very worried about how they look, think about their appearance problems a lot, and wish they could think about them less, and whether their main appearance concern is that they are not thin enough, or might become too fat. (psychcentral.com)
  • 10-12 Briefly, at recruitment, the men attended an afternoon or evening clinic at which they completed a standard medical and smoking history, and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine chest pain questionnaire. (bmj.com)
  • Elementary School
  • In North Carolina, at Camp Lejeune, the coastal training ground for US Marines, a 9-year-old boy admitted to Naval Criminal Investigative Service investigators that he had fondled toddlers in his home and classmates at Heroes Elementary School. (nypost.com)
  • However, in 2007 it later moved to a campus previously occupied by the Caroline Brevard Elementary School on Jackson Bluff Road, in closer proximity to both Tallahassee Community College and Florida State University. (wikipedia.org)
  • predictive
  • Objective To assess the validity of a predictive model of health literacy, and to examine the relationship between derived health literacy estimates and 30-day hospital readmissions for acute myocardial infarction (AMI). (bmj.com)
  • The predictive value of each model was assessed using logistic regression before and after adjustment for conventional and metabolic risk factors. (bmj.com)
  • quotas
  • Affirmative action as a practice was partially upheld by the Supreme Court in Grutter v. Bollinger (2003), while the use of racial or gender quotas for college admissions was concurrently ruled unconstitutional by the Court in Gratz v. Bollinger (2003). (wikipedia.org)
  • hospital
  • Adolescents with negative body image concerns are more likely to be depressed, anxious, and suicidal than those without intense dissatisfaction over their appearance, even when compared to adolescents with other psychiatric illnesses, according to a new study by researchers at Bradley Hospital, Butler Hospital and Brown Medical School. (psychcentral.com)
  • Researchers assessed the prevalence and clinical correlates of body image concerns including: body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), eating disorders (ED) (such as bulimia or anorexia ), and other clinically significant concerns over shape/weight in adolescent inpatients at Bradley Hospital, the nation's first psychiatric hospital for children and adolescents. (psychcentral.com)
  • These findings underscore just how central feelings about one's appearance tend to be in the world of teenagers and how impairing these concerns can be," says lead author, Jennifer Dyl, PhD, with Bradley Hospital and Brown Medical School. (psychcentral.com)
  • This is important because distressing and impairing body image concerns appear to be very prevalent among adolescents with psychiatric illnesses, and are related to a higher degree of distress and impairment," says author Jennifer Kittler, PhD with Bradley Hospital and Brown Medical School. (psychcentral.com)
  • We found that 6.7 percent of patients on the adolescent inpatient unit at Bradley Hospital met criteria for classic (non-weight-related) BDD, but that a much higher percentage (22.1 percent) exhibited distressing and impairing concerns with their weight and shape," says Kittler. (psychcentral.com)
  • We have indeed seen a number of teens entering the hospital whose negative feelings about their appearance is a major influence on suicidal thoughts and even suicide attempts, a fact which is often initially not recognized by parents and even professionals," says Dyl. (psychcentral.com)
  • In many countries dengue mainly affects children and in tropical Asia it is open of the main causes of infant death and hospital admission. (scielo.br)
  • The aim of this retrospective study was to define the pivotal neurological deficits in patients with neuroborreliosis that were the reason for admission in a hospital. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Indeed, signs of meningitis were often found in patients with neuroborreliosis, but usually did not cause admission to a hospital. (biomedcentral.com)
  • grades
  • Children are usually divided by age groups into grades, ranging from kindergarten (5-6 year olds) and first grade for the youngest children, up to twelfth grade (17-18 years olds) as the final year of high school. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1951
  • A Levels were introduced in 1951 as a standardised school-leaving qualification, replacing the Higher School Certificate. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1950: First MBA outside of the United States, in Canada (Richard Ivey School of Business at The University of Western Ontario), followed by the University of Pretoria in South Africa in 1951. (wikipedia.org)
  • colleges
  • citation needed] However, due to decreasing public spending on education over time, a growing number of schools and sixth form colleges would now arrange for their pupils to study for three A-Levels instead of four. (wikipedia.org)
  • On March 3, 1946, Southeastern was formally approved and accepted into full membership in the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), as a four-year degree-granting institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, various English language schools, secretarial and other non-university colleges are based in the two cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • this was initially given by a number of engineering colleges and universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since becoming a fully scaled school, IDEA Frontier has successfully sent all of its graduating seniors to colleges and universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • State governments set overall educational standards, often mandate standardized tests for K-12 public school systems and supervise, usually through a board of regents, state colleges and universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • This admissions policy was approved on 11 August 2017, and supersedes all previous policies related to undergraduate and one year postgraduate programmes. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • AP began investigating sexual violence among military children after readers of its 2017 investigation of sex assault in US public schools described an even more complex problem on bases. (nypost.com)
  • education
  • This scholarship has had a significant impact on the state university system, increasing competition for admission and increasing the quality of education. (wikipedia.org)
  • The three major accrediting bodies in the United States are: Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), and International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). (wikipedia.org)
  • Higher education in state-run educational establishments is provided on a competitive basis, a system of numerus clausus is enforced through a national database on student admissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among more than 8,000 Texas public schools, fewer than 4 percent receive this recognition by the Texas Business and Education Coalition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Education in the United States is provided by public, private and home schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2013, about 87% of school-age children (those below higher education) attended state funded public schools, about 10% attended tuition- and foundation-funded private schools and roughly 3% were home-schooled. (wikipedia.org)
  • While America saw Europe, with its established private and public school systems and institutions, as a model for educational provision, the American push for public education had deep roots, too, in the fight for Universal Human Rights for former slaves. (wikipedia.org)
  • Program
  • The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT (/ˈdʒiːmæt/ (JEE-mat))) is a computer adaptive test (CAT) intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Windsor Law offers a joint J.D./M.B.A. program with the Odette School of Business. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1943: First Executive MBA (EMBA) program for working professionals at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the program was established, the school has moved its campuses and is now based in Chicago, London and Hong Kong. (wikipedia.org)
  • These numbers show that only a small fraction initially passed the Eddy Test, and that, even with this, the failure rate in the overall program was some 60 percent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most teachers at IDEA Frontier are members of the Teach for America program, a non-profit organization that recruits teachers for public schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school suspended its pre-kindergarten program in 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • This requirement can be satisfied in public schools, state-certified private schools, or an approved home school program. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary
  • Setting and participants A National Institute of Aging (NIA) study cohort of 696 adult, English-speaking primary care patients, aged 55-74 years, was used to assess the validity of derived health literacy estimates. (bmj.com)
  • January 12, 1942, a prototype Primary School was opened using laboratories of Eddy's experimental television station in the "Loop" of downtown Chicago. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specifically vocationally oriented degrees such as, nursing, health care technician, accounting technician, preschool and primary school teaching, are only offered by the polytechnic institutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Admission required a number of years experience as an apprentice (then called a "Striker") and passing a very difficult examination. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school held classes at Amigoland Mall for its first two years, after which the campus moved to its current Dakota Avenue location. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR), the average teacher experience at this school is 2.8 years, while the average tenure for teachers is 2.1 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school was named to the TBEC Honor Roll for two consecutive years in 2010 and 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • institution
  • The creation of the first central bank in England-an institution designed to lend to the government-was initially an expedient by William III of England for the financing of his war against France. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • citation needed] The HOPE Scholarship, funded by the state lottery, was available to all Georgia residents who have graduated from high school with a 3.0 or higher grade point average and who attend a public college or university in the state. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school was brought up in such a way in Rosanne Wood's 1989 article "SAIL: A Pioneer For Schools of Choice in Florida", printed in Public Schools by Choice, edited by Joe Nathan. (wikipedia.org)
  • IDEA Frontier (commonly referred to as Frontier) is an independently managed charter school within the IDEA Public Schools system in the Rio Grande Valley in Deep South Texas, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Government-supported and free public schools for all began to be established after the American Revolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • From about 1876, thirty-nine states passed a constitutional amendment to their state constitutions, called Blaine Amendments after James G. Blaine, one of their chief promoters, forbidding the use of public tax money to fund local parochial schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • University
  • The first school of business in the United States was The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania established in 1881 through a donation from Joseph Wharton . (wikipedia.org)
  • 1955: First MBA offered at an Asian school at the Institute of Business Administration Karachi at the University of Karachi in Pakistan, in collaboration with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1963: First MBA offered in Korea by Korea University Business School (KUBS). (wikipedia.org)
  • The origins of the university can be traced to the Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts established in 1833 and the Sydney Technical College established in 1878. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initially, the university operated from the inner Sydney Technical College city campus in Ultimo. (wikipedia.org)
  • suicide
  • Bronish and Hecht (1989) found that 70% of a series of patients with AD attempted suicide immediately before their index admission and they remitted faster than a comparison group with major depression. (wikipedia.org)
  • standard
  • Some preferred the idea of a smaller or more intellectual environment, while others wanted a school without the social isolation or excessively strict school policies found in a standard high school setting. (wikipedia.org)
  • seniors
  • High school seniors who earn a 3.7 GPA and a 1200 on the SAT will still be able to get a full scholarship under the new law. (wikipedia.org)
  • establish
  • Chicago was also the first business school to establish permanent campuses on three continents in Chicago (USA), Barcelona (Europe) and Singapore (Asia). (wikipedia.org)
  • universities
  • More than 5,900 programs offered by more than 2,100 universities and institutions use the GMAT exam as part of the selection criteria for their programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Institute (instituto) and school (escola) are also common designations for autonomous units of Portuguese higher learning institutions, and are always used in the polytechnical system, though several universities also use these systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • specific
  • The official purpose of the tests is to assess "specific content knowledge and skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • Criticisms of A level grading continued, and when Curriculum 2000 was introduced, the decision was made to have specific criteria for each grade, and the 'N' grade was abolished. (wikipedia.org)
  • test
  • According to the test owning company, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the GMAT assesses analytical writing and problem-solving abilities, while also addressing data sufficiency, logic, and critical reasoning skills that it believes to be vital to real-world business and management success. (wikipedia.org)
  • Business schools use the test as a criterion for admission into a wide range of graduate management programs, including MBA, Master of Accountancy, and Master of Finance programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initially used in admissions by 54 schools, the test is now used by more than 2,100 schools and 5,900 programs worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • There was a hard, universally used pass-fail criterion for the Eddy Test, and a second chance was normally never allowed. (wikipedia.org)
  • business
  • According to GMAC, it has continually performed validity studies to statistically verify that the exam predicts success in business school programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1900, the Tuck School of Business was founded at Dartmouth College conferring the first advanced degree in business, specifically, a Master of Science in Commerce, the predecessor to the MBA. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most business schools today offer a global component to their executive MBA. (wikipedia.org)
  • environment
  • Although recognizing Terman's and Galton's beliefs that heredity played a vital role in intelligence, Hollingworth gave similar credit to home environment and school structure. (wikipedia.org)
  • strength
  • Initially, she had decreased strength of the left lower and upper extremities, but it resolved during subsequent examinations. (cdc.gov)
  • faculty
  • The Faculty of Law embraces the principles of Access to Justice in all aspects of its operation, including its admissions policy, faculty hiring, faculty research and scholarship, and its curriculum. (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Nonsectarian common schools designed by Horace Mann were opened, which taught the three Rs (of reading, writing, and arithmetic) and also history and geography. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1823, the Reverend Samuel Read Hall founded the first normal school, the Columbian School in Concord, Vermont, aimed at improving the quality of the burgeoning common school system by producing more qualified teachers. (wikipedia.org)
  • effect
  • Objectives To assess the overall effect of vitamin D supplementation on risk of acute respiratory tract infection, and to identify factors modifying this effect. (bmj.com)
  • policies
  • Private schools are generally free to determine their own curriculum and staffing policies, with voluntary accreditation available through independent regional accreditation authorities, although some state regulation can apply. (wikipedia.org)
  • college
  • It was founded in 1925 by Linus A. Sims, the principal of Hammond High School, as Hammond Junior College, located in a wing of the high school building. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rapidly increasing enrollments quickly forced the college out of its two rooms in Hammond High School. (wikipedia.org)
  • Historically, within the scope of the now defunct Portuguese Empire, the Portuguese founded in 1792 the oldest engineering school of Latin America (the Real Academia de Artilharia, Fortificação e Desenho), as well as the oldest medical college of Asia (the Escola Médico-Cirúrgica de Goa) in 1842. (wikipedia.org)
  • system
  • AP was able to document nearly 600 sex assault cases on base since 2007 through dozens of interviews and by piecing together records and data from the military's four main branches and school system. (nypost.com)