Student Headed to MIT
Congratulations to Piedmont High School senior Mollie Wilkinson on her admittance to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Mollie will pursue a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics from MIT. Mollie was also awarded a full tuition scholarship. According to MIT entrance data, the institute admitted 1,438 students for the 2021 class who come from 50 states, 62 countries, and from diverse backgrounds. Mollie was part of the 11.8% of students who were admitted from the 17,000 that interviewed.
The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the twenty-first century. They seek to develop in each member of the MIT community the ability and passion to work wisely, creatively, and effectively for the betterment of humankind.
We are extremely proud of Mollie and look forward to seeing her future successes.