Student accepted in 39 colleges with $ 1.6 million in scholarships


Senior high school student Jordan Nixon was confident that she would enter some schools. But she was shocked by the accumulation of letters of acceptance – she has already been received in 39 colleges and universities.

His high school in Douglasville, Georgia, says that no other student in the school has got as many acceptances. "What's crazy is that I'm still waiting for decision letters, but I did not expect it at all," said Nixon, 17. WGCL, affiliated with CBS Atlanta.

Nixon asked about 50 schools in all, and she did not choose them on a whim. She has specifically sought various schools and has the desired major: international trade.

Even after all these acceptances, she still was not used to seeing the word "Congratulations".

"It's shocking, every time, you're surprised every time you open one," Nixon said.

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Jordanian teenager Jordan Nixon has been accepted into 39 colleges - and it matters.



<p>"It was really amazing at first, and then it became, when will the letters stop?" his mother, Angelia Nixon, joked.</p>
<p>She has certainly made her parents proud – they say she is independent, well-rounded and has excellent time management skills. "We are very happy for her because she's asked a lot of diligence to apply for these schools," said her mother.</p>
<p>Nixon also participates in various extracurricular activities. She is one of the captains of the university team, a participant in the Chick-fil-A Leader Academy and a member of CAED, an entrepreneurship club. </p>
<p>In addition to the letters of acceptance, he was also offered a huge amount of money, more than $ 1.6 million. </p>
<p>"Students like Jordan, who have taken advantage of the opportunity to apply in many schools through some applications such as the Black Common application – you can apply in a lot of schools with a low fee, but also with Common App – they can apply to more than 20 schools at once with a single app, "said Pinky Quick, college and career specialist at Douglass High School High School.</p>
<p>Nixon said his success resulted in both motivation and a strong support system. "I think my secret is to give everything," she says.</p>
<p>Nixon has not yet chosen which school she will attend. She has until May 1 to make a decision. </p>
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