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This is our story and it still bothersEducation
This is our story and it still bothers me and I have not found a forum to express my opinion. As a student at UCF my daughter was assaulted by a popular teacher's assistant, TA. During her search for justice from the UCF administration an astounding number of female students stated, on line that they had also been assaulted by this TA but were afraid to speak out due to my daughter's fruitless battle for justice. UCF legal office and Administration actively and intentionally failed to assist or support this valid complaint. My daughter filed charges with Orange County police dept. The TA confessed to the charges and was given misdemeanor charges and 6 months probation. My daughter was diagnosed with PTSD and unable to return to school to complete her degree. This assault was a Title 9 violation and UCF did not have a Title 9 liaison on campus at that time. They probably have one now. I would like UCF to pay our $24,000.00 student loan and reimburse for medical and counseling costs. Beware parents. This campus is the size of a small city, known for the active party scene and not well policed unless ticketing students for driving infractions.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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School did not provideQuite BrightFine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
School did not provide on campus classes for major even though I was a on campus resident and was forced to remain or be fined for leaving early.
1st Year Female -- Class 1921
Collaboration/Competitive: B+, Education Quality: F
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Stay far away from the Digital Media ProgramQuite BrightArt & Design Department
Stay far away from the Digital Media Program at UCF. Or better yet, stay far away from UCF'S Arts programs as much as possible! If you are looking to go into the Visual Arts, Animation, or Film careers, this school is definitely not for you. Professors don't know the material and my classmates haven't been able to find too many internships once they exit this program. If you wanna do Web or Video Game design, please study Computer Science, because this program will not help you. There are no programming courses required for This major, which is a huge concern. The professors also don't know what they're doing half of the time; the introductory courses taught things that even I knew were wrong. Also, don't do film; the best film UCF Graduated ever came out with was the original Blair Witch Project. This is a primarily STEM-based school and it shows in the quality of instruction the visual arts receives. The Performing Arts programs are solid but highly exclusive (The BFA in Theater only admits 12-16 students per year). If you wanna go for the arts, go elsewhere. This isn't the school for you.
1st Year Female -- Class 1920
University Resource Use/ spending: A, Education Quality: F
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