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The school and studentQuite BrightCommunications
The school and student body preaches to be so liberal and open minded, yet when a student runs into someone who doesn't share their views on certain issues, they are extremely judge mental and not accepting.
1st Year Female -- Class 2012
Innovation: A+, Useful Schoolwork: B+
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Great school to attend if you know what you want to do.
2nd Year Male -- Class 2011
Surrounding City: A+, Collaboration/Competitive: C
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It's not necessary to go to grad schoolCommunications
It's not necessary to go to grad school in media arts. Though... the access to programs and equipment and having a solid internship got me my first 2 jobs, which lead to other jobs.

For undergrad, I wish I took a year off first - interning, working, volunteering and/or travelling. I wasn't sure of what I wanted and majored in something close to what I ended up doing. Had I known I was going into production, I would've gone straight to a school like Emerson. It's a much better place for undergrads than grad students. Much more at your disposal. So... advice for Media Arts undergrads: get involved in as much as you can outside of class. And don't take the classes too seriously.

Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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