Simpson University

Redding, California

Basic School Information

  • Located in Redding, California
  • Programs include missions, music, Bible and theology, nursing, and science.
  • Tuition including room and board: $33,700. Without room and board, tuition is $25,950.
  • 3.0 minimum GPA, 910 SAT score (math and critical reading combined), OR 19 ACT composite score (at least).
  • Acceptance rate is only 52%
  • Student to faculty ratio is 12:1
  • Graduation rate: 51% of women, 46% of men
  • 1,216 students

All About Simpson University

Location Information:

Fun things to do in Redding, CA

  • WaterWorks Park
  • Sundial Bridge
  • Paddle-boarding
  • Cascade Park
  • Cascade Theater
  • Lake Shasta Caverns
  • Hiking Trails
  • Mountain Biking
  • Only 2.5 hours away from Sacramento
  • 39 inches of rain per year
  • 5 inches of snow per year
  • 249 sunny days per year
  • Avg. January low is 37 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Avg. July high is 99 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Whiskeytown Lake
  • Mt. Shasta
  • Castle Crags

Paying For College:

I plan on paying for college through:
  • Scholarships
  • Financial aid (?)
Scholarships I plan on applying to:
  • Cowles Fellowship
  • Trustee Scholarship
  • George Washington Carver Fellowship
  • George Washington Carver Scholarship
  • Music Scholarship
  • Alumni Scholarship
  • Scholarships in high school

Achieving Post High School Goals

My goals for the next year and a half include:
  • Maintaining a 4.0 GPA
  • Keeping involved in clubs and other activities
  • Finishing piano syllabus level 10 to receive my certificate
  • Earning scholarships and college credit
Classes that I will take that will help me accomplish my goals:
  • Melodairs
  • Concert Choir
  • Adv. Human Anatomy
  • AP Stats
  • College Prep
  • Government
  • Economics
  • Creative Writing
  • College Writing
  • Piano lessons (outside of school)

Available Volunteer Work as Training

There are many volunteers needed in the Rogue Valley Symphony; I can also volunteer in music-related activities in my school.
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