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But the difference between 280 words and 315 words, or 512 words and 627 words, will go completely unnoticed.
Admission officers do notice, however, the clarity of your thought and the effectiveness with which you convey your ideas.
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Editors will often require specific character or word counts for your work.
Go back through the essay to see where you can be more concise.
Be ruthless about shrinking your character count by removing unnecessary repetition and by making your prose as clean and smooth as possible.
Becky is a graduate of the Stanford Graduate School of Education; prior to joining College Coach, Becky was a senior admissions officer at Tufts University.
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