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Overall, GWU was not the pearly-gated university dreamBusiness - Management and Administration
Overall, GWU was not the pearly-gated university dream I always had. I regretted that then and did for about 10 years afterwards. However, I also studied at Georgetown and since working with Ivy League people I can tell you that the education quality at GWU was far superior both from what I got in the Engineering (SEAS) and Business schools at the time. I didn't realize this value until ages later but I really feel the quality of education I received was very high even though I was too miserable to notice this at the time.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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Career center changed a few phrases on myBusiness - Management and Administration
Career center changed a few phrases on my resume, did a practice interview and told me to network with alumni on LinkedIn. Basically blew me off since LinkedIn is not a place to network for employment. Worst investment of time, money and the hope of achieving a good professional career. Avoid this school if you want to have a worthwhile career after graduation.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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The second month of being here I wasNot so brightUndecided
The second month of being here I was 100% sure I wanted to transfer. This is not a college experience, its like a transition from high school to living alone in a city, not college. Students are not nice and only care about going out. If you do not like going out that much, you will have no friends literally. There is no university cafeteria, no student center, no campus, no college spirit. Do not come here unless you are sure of what you're getting into.
1st Year Female -- Class 1920
Education Quality: A, Innovation: F
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