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    I'm a high school senior who wants to apply as a transfer student, and the application process is a little bit different than in America. So here are my questions:
    1) I already finished 2 years of college, but will I need to send my high school transcript? (I was told that if you're studying in the states colleges don't require a high school transcript if you've completed 2 years of college. Honestly, I don't want to send my high school transcript over. But if I have to I will.)
    2) For the personal statement is it similar like the American one in which you right about an experience that helped you choose the course you want to study? (The first 3 years of high school I had a rough time due to cancer so I didn't do much except for enrolling in college early, self study, being a writer, and knowing multiple languages. However, my past with cancer motivated me to study physical anthropology. And due to my illness my high school transcript is complete crap.)
    3) In the scenario that I would have to send my high school transcript would my college one help me out? (High school transcript is a 1.0 and my college one is 3.78)
    4) I'm completely confused about modules. At my college they did't have an anthropology major so I was told to take medical courses (lectures, labs, and some field work). What's the difference between modules and course classes in the US? Is it a point difference or something else?
    5) My last question isn't really about my application. What is a sandwich mode of study? Is that similar to a internship? Would I be able to get an internship even if I didn't apply for sandwich mode?

    Any help would be greatly appreciated
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    (Original post by happa_happy)
    I'm a high school senior who wants to apply as a transfer student, and the application process is a little bit different than in America.
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    Any help would be greatly appreciated
    If you are still at high school then you aren't a transfer applicant. That only applies if you are going from one university to another.

    Just apply as a normal applicant using UCAS. You are late if you intend to apply for 2016 courses, but some might still have places.

    https://www.ucas.com/ucas/undergraduate/apply-and-track
    https://www.ucas.com/ucas/undergradu...onal-statement

    A sandwich year is a year in industry, and it's a paid position. Usually you do it after the 2nd year of your university course, before the final year. They are optional.

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    (Original post by jneill)
    If you are still at high school then you aren't a transfer applicant. That only applies if you are going from one university to another.

    Just apply as a normal applicant using UCAS. You are late if you intend to apply for 2016 courses, but some might still have places.

    https://www.ucas.com/ucas/undergraduate/apply-and-track
    https://www.ucas.com/ucas/undergradu...onal-statement

    A sandwich year is a year in industry, and it's a paid position. Usually you do it after the 2nd year of your university course, before the final year. They are optional.

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    I contacted the university and they told me that I can apply as a transfer student because I already completed 2 years of college :/ they didn't give me much information besides that, unfortunately.
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    (Original post by happa_happy)
    I contacted the university and they told me that I can apply as a transfer student because I already completed 2 years of college :/ they didn't give me much information besides that, unfortunately.
    The word "college" has multiple meanings in UK vs USA. Do you mean high school? Or community college? Or something else?

    What is your highest level of education? Are you doing an associate degree / bachelors degree / something else?
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    (Original post by jneill)
    The word "college" has multiple meanings in UK vs USA. Do you mean high school? Or community college? Or something else?

    What is your highest level of education? Are you doing an associate degree / bachelors degree / something else?
    Oops, sorry for the misunderstanding. When I say college I mean university. I'm currently enrolled in a undergraduate program.
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    (Original post by happa_happy)
    Oops, sorry for the misunderstanding. When I say college I mean university. I'm currently enrolled in a undergraduate program.
    Right. Then it's a transfer.

    (You opened your OP saying you are a senior at high school, hence the confusion.)

    Edit to add: so you need to have a read of this thread:

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/show....php?t=1781424
    University Transfer FAQ

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