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length of PS

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length of PS
« on: July 25, 2006, 03:54:32 PM »
quick question:
what is the maxmium length required by schools? is it different for every school? usually around 2 pages? is it a big deal if its 2 1/2?

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Re: length of PS
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2006, 09:09:16 PM »
Maximum?  Best PS = 2 pg, double-spaced 12 pt times font.

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Re: length of PS
« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2006, 09:17:36 PM »
In my experience, 2 pages is probably about average. Each app that I completed specified the length. Some said two pages and some gave a word count. Of course, due to my personal circumstances, I only applied to four schools. Just follow the recommended length.