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Will “B” in Summer Class Hurt Admission Chances?

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Question: I will be a junior in high school this fall, and I am currently taking a summer Intro to Business course at a community college. I currently have an 85 in the class, and I don't think I will be able to bring it up to an "A." Will getting a B in this class hurt my admission chances a lot if I choose to apply with a major in the finance field?

“The Dean" remembers her own high school days long ago when a “B" could be a cause for celebration, not for worry. But in today's hyper-competitive, everybody-gets-a-trophy world, students are often stressed over any grade that isn't perfect.

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