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I recently completed my first year at SanQuite BrightMath
I recently completed my first year at San Jos? State, so definitely take this review as well as the ratings with a grain of salt. I am only doing this review based on my first-year experience because it is fundamental to the rest of my undergraduate studies and second-year retention is crucial for college rankings. I am throwing in some other experiences and things I found in the Internet.

THE GOOD
? Professors in faculty will be open to teach you as much material as they can. We are a teaching university, after all. You will barely encounter TAs if you're not remedial.

? SJSU has NCAA Division I FBS athletics, the most prestigious athletic participation out of any level. This is definitely the spot for anyone who is crazy about sports. The only other schools in the state of California that offer this distinctive pro are California, Fresno State, San Diego State, Stanford, UCLA, & USC.

? There is a reason why people make a big deal out of this location. It is located in the San Francisco Bay Area. The surrounding location has several prestigious companies (most of which SJSU has several alumni in, such as Cisco and Apple). The best public transportation in the nation (maybe behind New York City). There is still a lot to do even though we cannot compete with Los Angeles (Santa Cruz, San Francisco, Great America, etc.) The people at SJSU and the metropolis are friendly as well as collaborative. Alumni network is phenomenal, particularly in the bay.

THE BAD
? The student body may be questionable in terms of intelligence, particularly most commuters (thx CSU system with that priority area crap). Unless if you look really hard or be conservative socially, do not expect to talk with geniuses. There are people who know the potential of this school, but you just have to look

? Unless if you become a RA, work at a prestigious company, join a IFC/NPC Greek organization, commute (raised and born in SJ), and/or just plain rich...good fucking luck finding and comfortably living off-campus.

? You might be stuck with Lecturers who own a Master's, too old, or just lack basic skills of teaching...and they fucking suck. Avoid them at all costs. I'm surprised SJSU does this even though it isn't a CC. They each took a large piece of piling shit on my GPA and time.Advice for first-years not from the Santa Clara county: get involved, register for the right classes and professors in the faculty (research!), explore the metropolis, be proactive in the worst of situations, and know that you'll be miles ahead compared to those who decided to stay home..you'll be independent!!! :) (no offense to commuters)

1st Year Male -- Class 1920
Education Quality: A+, Extracurricular Activities: D
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PLEASE DO NOT STUDY HERE!!! YOU WILL ENDEconomics
PLEASE DO NOT STUDY HERE!!! YOU WILL END UP LIKE MOST OF MY FRIENDS WHO STUDIED ECON AT SJSU: UNEMPLOYABLE!!! Some of the teachers are great, but the school is NOT!!! I got nearly straight A's and learned NOTHING of value!!! NOTHING!!! YOU WILL REGRET IT!!!! LEAVE IF YOU ARE JUST BEGINNING!!! The classrooms are filthy, if you have allergies, expect SINUS INFECTIONS!!! The rooms are fucking filled with mold despite lacking air conditioning!!! RUN DON'T WALK!!!
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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Before you decide on attending SJSU, I'd recommendQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
Before you decide on attending SJSU, I'd recommend taking a visit to Student Services. There is a GHETTO obese black woman with 3 inch finger nails (usually plays music out loud using her phone). Now, move to the room on the left, the financial aid area. Hmmm, is this a trailer attached to the building? Oh yes, I think it is! Or...from the ghetto black woman, take a right and try to get help from one of the other counters. Huh? No one is there? Opps! Well, why not leave Student Services! Yummy, the scent and sounds of the ghetto. Losers with face tattoos and coaches in front of their houses smoking crack. Probably alumni of this BRILLIANT institution of higher learning!

Student Services closed? Don't worry, check out the library -- it is likely open, since, well it IS a public library! Ah, how the crazy hobos jack off to porn, staff turning a blind eye. Ah, the sound of junkies attacking each other on the first floor. The library that you'll be paying thousands of dollars to use, because the school is just so accepting <3 In fact, got a 2.0 gpa in high school? They'll accept you! Can't speak your first language? You too! Hell, get all the felonies you'd like, but step on campus and become a student too (You can even bring your gun if you'd like!).

Walk around campus, meet your classmates and fellow alumni. Some may be sitting on the moldy coaches parked outside their houses. <3 Your fellow friends <3

Since graduating a few months ago, the school is already treating me like family, rather than just a friend like before. I LOVE IT!!! The SJSU magazines ask me to donate $5,000 to the "youth" (guess I'm over the hill since graduating, huh?). This months publication featured a ghetto 50 year old #BLM alumni, with a photo of SJSU's shitty BLM olympics statue. <3 so inspiring!!! (btw: FUCK OLD WHITE MEN!!! THEY ARE ALL AWFUL RACISTS WHO ARE OBVIOUSLY RACISTS AND ONLY USED THEIR STUNNING CRUSTY OLD LOOKS TO GET THEM AHEAD REEEEEEEEE!!! (as taught by my SJSU teachers. Thank you, now I know that it's not just slutty women using their looks to get ahead <3). Want to become FAMILY with SJSU too? Then just spend a few thousand buckaroos (few = $20,000), and you can be too <3 Otherwise, go to a fucking UC (Seriously, just go. Anywhere but SJSU).

5th Year Female -- Class 2015
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