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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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I went to SJSU for my undergraduate businessBusiness - Management and Administration
I went to SJSU for my undergraduate business degree, and it was terrible. I was fortunate to study abroad at a high-ranking institution, in which I was able to see the difference between a ghetto state-run school and an actual university. Despite receiving multiple confirmations that I was set to graduate on time, SJSU staff lost my records and fumbled around for 6 months (with my having to call them everyday after what was supposed to be a celebratory time). They treated me terribly, even though I had done everything right. I received my diploma 6 months late, and also discovered I was supposed to have been recognized with honors, but the school never did that either.

If I could turn-back the clock, I'd never have gone to SJSU. Many of the alumni can't even string a coherent sentence together. The off-campus area is dangerous, and there are reports regularly of violent offenders entering the campus (as a student, I received emails on a regular basis warning of gunshots, stabbings, burglaries etc. happening -- I and 4 of my roommates were victims of crime at SJSU on separate occasions!). Many of the classrooms are filthy and lack air conditioning. Do not expect to feel like you are studying in the "silicon valley" -- the classes teach outdated information, and the classrooms lack modern equipment.

At the graduation ceremony, multiple graduating seniors appeared drunk, with one stripping naked and screaming. The woman who was chosen to speak was a secretary, and used the moment as an open-therapy session (the speech had nothing to do with graduating, career, etc. Rather, she went on about her family issues, and "sob" stories -- it was not inspiring in the least). There are some wonderful staff and teachers at SJSU, but unfortunately the bad ones are all-too prevalent and cannot be avoided. The university lacks study areas, and utilizes a public library, that is filled with mentally ill homeless and screaming children -- they take education so lightly that they can't even spare space for students to work! Instead, it is common during finals and midterm exams to see students sitting on the hallway floors.

From my experience at SJSU as an undergraduate student, I would personally NEVER recommend the business school to anyone. I will be studying elsewhere for my Master's degree (currently self-employed, because I wanted to teach myself what I never learned in the classroom aka BUSINESS), and I'd recommend others do the same. I've taken classes at campuses around the world since graduating, and SJSU is extremely lacking due to their outdated subjects and failing classrooms. If you just want a degree, fine, but if you want to gain (relevant) knowledge then this is not the place to study. While I understand that the United States educational system is behind-the-times in many ways, I write this because many people assume the silicone valley to be an exception (It's NOT).Best of luck to anyone who chooses to attend this mistake of a school!

Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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