I went for a very specialized degree at a non-target undergrad public university (very few schools have the program).
I am wondering whether AP scores should go on resume, particularly if I have them in the 3 hardest AP classes (Physics C: mechanics, E and M, Calc BC and some liberal arts ones).
I never considered putting them on there, but the only other forum on the topic at WSO says this in the comments:
"Only if you're a nontarget. Several recruiters told me to put test scores to subtly show I could've gone to a better school. If you go to an ivy, don't bother."
I feel like that is true. Probably not even half of incoming MIT student body has E&M credit. Should I put the AP credits just to subtly show I could have gone to an "elite" school?
Note: I wouldn't put something like "Physics C: Mechanics: 5, Physics C: .... etc." and give the exact scores because it seems too obvious/irritating, but I would have a simple one-line saying __ credits earned in high school for physics mechanics, E and M, etc.
Also, I am looking at trading/quant jobs in particular, not IB, if that matters, and I will be attending a target graduate school in the spring of next year if that matters as well.
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