• 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)
  • 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)
  • Subjects
  • Most students study three or four A level subjects simultaneously during the two post-16 years (ages 16-18) in a secondary school, in a sixth form college, in a further and higher education college, or in a tertiary college, as part of their further education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initially, a student might study three subjects at A-Level and one at AS-Level, or often even four subjects at A-Level. (wikipedia.org)
  • The TBEC Honor Roll is Texas' most prestigious award for public schools, requiring three years of consistently high performance in all subjects compared to other schools serving similar student populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • TBEC Honor Roll schools have the highest percentage of students performing at the state's most rigorous standard - commended - in all subjects on the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • often initially
  • 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)
  • P. aeruginosa has also emerged as an important bacteraemic pathogen in immunocompromised children, 6,8,9 including very-low-birth-weight infants, 9 and as a cause of community-acquired pseudomonal sepsis in previously healthy infants and children often initially presenting with diarrhoea. (scielo.org.za)
  • quotas
  • Also, the School of Medicine does not adhere to any quotas when considering and selecting students for admission to the Medical School. (umkc.edu)
  • 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)
  • secondary
  • Education in Georgia consists of public and private schools in Georgia (U.S. state), including the University of Georgia, private colleges, and secondary and primary schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1984, the government's Secondary Examinations Council decided to replace the norm referencing with criterion referencing: grades would in future be awarded on examiner judgement thus eliminating a possible inadequacy of the existing scheme. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAIL High School is a small public secondary school and a major liberal arts magnet school located in Tallahassee, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • Any citizen over 23 years old who does not have the secondary education diploma (12th grade) can attempt to gain admission to a limited number of vacant places available, through special examination which includes an interview (Decree law: Decreto-Lei 64/2006, de 21 de Março). (wikipedia.org)
  • The IDEA Frontier campus was founded in 2006 under principals Ernesto Cantú (of the secondary school) and Roberta Harris (of the primary school). (wikipedia.org)
  • Senior Vice President of Schools Michael Hardy won the Texas State Educator awards through H-E-B in the Rising Star Secondary Category, winning a $5,000 prize for his campus and another $5,000 for himself. (wikipedia.org)
  • students
  • See the policy on the admission and registration of exchange and study abroad students webpage. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • High school students must also receive passing scores on four Georgia High School Graduation Tests (GHSGT) and the Georgia High School Writing Assessment in order to receive a diploma. (wikipedia.org)
  • These tests are initially offered during students' eleventh-grade year, allowing for multiple opportunities to pass the tests before graduation at the end of twelfth grade. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Council on Selection must establish appropriate policies and procedures with regards to the selection of students for medical school. (umkc.edu)
  • The students who enter the School of Medicine shall be selected from three residency categories: in-state, regional and out-of-state. (umkc.edu)
  • Only students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States are eligible to be considered for admission. (umkc.edu)
  • Operated under the auspices of the Tangipahoa Parish School Board, Sims opened the doors on September 13, 1925, with a faculty of three women and two men and 40 students. (wikipedia.org)
  • Business schools in many countries offer programs tailored to full-time, part-time, executive (abridged coursework typically occurring on nights or weekends) and distance learning students, many with specialized concentrations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration established the first MBA program in 1908, with 15 faculty members, 33 regular students and 47 special students. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Beginning with the 1992-1993 academic year, Columbia Business School required all incoming students to purchase a laptop computer with standard software, becoming the first business school to do so. (wikipedia.org)
  • Business school or MBA program accreditation by external agencies provides students and employers with an independent view of the school or program's quality, as well as whether the curriculum meets specific quality standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school has a population of about 385 students and a substantial waiting list of students from other Leon County schools who wish to enroll. (wikipedia.org)
  • When SAIL was founded in 1975, it was originally intended for students from grades 7-12 who found that they had difficulty achieving success in other public high schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book described students who showed academic potential but struggled with a variety of personal issues that caused them to have difficulties in the social settings provided by mainstream public high schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • These were implied to be the students for whom SAIL High School was initially founded. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, SAIL gradually evolved into a school for students who had average or above-average success in public school but desired an alternative environment for any combination of reasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • As SAIL evolved through the late 1970s and 1980s, the school developed a higher focus on creativity, and enrolled students in grades 9-12 rather than 7-12. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bean bag chairs with which it had originally been supplied were replaced by standard school chairs and long college desks at which groups of students could sit and assist each other with group projects. (wikipedia.org)
  • SAIL allows students to dually enroll at other high schools to take electives or participate in extracurricular activities not offered at SAIL. (wikipedia.org)
  • Admissions to the Faculty of Law have become increasingly more competitive in recent years as the profile of the school has expanded and as more students seek application to law schools across Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Access to public higher education institutions is subject to enrollment restrictions (numerus clausus), and students must compete for admission. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the fall semester the school accepts applications from prospective students for the following year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students selected are required to attend testing and registration events to officially enroll at the school, along with a Welcome to IDEA event explaining the expectations and norms the school expects each student to follow. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 2015-16 school year there were 752 students enrolled in the College Preparatory campus, with much of the student body being of Hispanic or Latino ethnicity. (wikipedia.org)
  • bias
  • Studies were assessed for bias, and relevant limitations were considered in summarising the results. (bmj.com)
  • Using a simple design, we aimed to assess negative ethnic bias in psychotropic medication prescribing by comparing discrepancies in use between native and non-native psychiatric inpatients. (beds.ac.uk)
  • More recently several studies have identified clinical bias and heightened concern has been raised, calling for more extensive research on institutional racism, and the training of staff to address disparities in both admission and use of mental health services. (beds.ac.uk)
  • school's
  • In an attempt to retain some of the school's old-school feel, the original gazebo from the old campus was reassembled, and moved to the new location. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school's name was changed to St Magnus Hall Collegiate School For Boys and then to The Cathedral School early in 1913 following the move to a new site at St John's Cathedral in the Brisbane central business district. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1916, the land that the school currently stands on was purchased and, in 1918, the foundation stone was laid on the school's current site. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many of the school's rowing boats are named after Viking figures, and the school mascot, 'Eric', is also a Viking effigy. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • clinical
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • this was initially given by a number of engineering colleges and universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, various English language schools, secretarial and other non-university colleges are based in the two cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since becoming a fully scaled school, IDEA Frontier has successfully sent all of its graduating seniors to colleges and universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • 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)
  • Queensland
  • Churchie is a founding member of the Great Public Schools Association of Queensland (GPS), and is affiliated with the Association of Heads of Independent Schools of Australia (AHISA), the Independent Primary School Heads of Australia (IPSHA),[better source needed] Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ), the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC)[better source needed]and the Australian Boarding Schools' Association (ABSA). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2009, the school raised $30.9 million in fees, charges, parent contributions and other private sources, 26.5 per cent more than any other school in southeast Queensland. (wikipedia.org)
  • individual
  • The selection criteria for individual programmes and the Faculty entrance requirements are available via the subject pages online. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Local municipalities and their respective school districts operate individual public schools but the GaDOE audits performance of public schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Disability Rating Scale (DRS) is primarily used to assess impairment, disability, and handicap of an individual. (wikipedia.org)
  • grades
  • The criterion referencing scheme came into effect for the summer 1987 exams as the system set examiners specific criteria for the awarding of B and E grades to candidates, and then divided out the other grades according to fixed percentages. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly referred
  • 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)
  • fewer
  • Among more than 8,000 Texas public schools, fewer than 4 percent receive this recognition by the Texas Business and Education Coalition. (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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • University
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • 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)
  • 1943: First Executive MBA (EMBA) program for working professionals at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. (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)
  • 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)
  • prestigious
  • better source needed] Churchie, widely recognised as one of Australia's most prestigious schools, is among Australia's richest based on earnings and donations from alumni. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medicine
  • The Council is also responsible for reviewing candidates for readmission to the UMKC School of Medicine as well as candidates for transfer admission with advanced standing. (umkc.edu)
  • In 1912, Canon William Perry French Morris and his wife (who held degrees in science and medicine) founded a school called St Magnus Hall at Ardencraig, a suburban house in Church Street (now Jephson Street), Toowong, before relocating it to the present site in East Brisbane in 1918. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • public
  • 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)
  • Program
  • 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)
  • Since the program was established, the school has moved its campuses and is now based in Chicago, London and Hong Kong. (wikipedia.org)
  • Windsor Law offers a joint J.D./M.B.A. program with the Odette School of Business. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school suspended its pre-kindergarten program in 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • Science
  • 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)
  • student
  • 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)
  • The following year The Centenary Library was opened and now houses Student Services, the Senior School library, classrooms and a research centre focusing on learning spaces and innovative learning environments. (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)
  • association
  • 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)
  • business
  • According to GMAC, it has continually performed validity studies to statistically verify that the exam predicts success in business school programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most business schools today offer a global component to their executive MBA. (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)
  • 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)
  • year
  • In one unprosecuted case from Japan, witnesses confirmed that a 17-year-old boy pulled a 17-year-old girl from a car in a school parking lot and took her to his residence, where she said he raped her. (nypost.com)
  • Thirty-three boys completed the school year that year. (wikipedia.org)