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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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This place is strange.Quite BrightFine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
This place is strange. The teachers don't seem to want to be here, or perhaps their expectations of higher learning match the students. There is a great sense of apathy and a lack of optimism about the future. The program director is rude, condescending, paranoid, and at times a pathological liar. He has the characteristics of a babysitter who broke a lamp mixed with a prison warden. The only time I see faculty or students here excited about anything it generally involves a goal far out of their reach and never really gets accomplished. The best way I can describe life at UCF is either people are obsessing with fantasy or unsatisfied with reality. 60,000 people that are completely oblivious to reality.
4th Year Male -- Class 2015
Surrounding City: A+, Education Quality: F
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