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The Computer Science major does not prepare studentsBrightComputer Science
The Computer Science major does not prepare students for employment as a Software Engineer, Software Developer, or anything remotely similar. The curriculum is test-based rather than project-based, so you will not develop a coding portfolio or even understand how to develop a functioning application. You will learn basic theory at a mind-numbingly slow pace from a teacher who can barely function in the English language and has no skill with instruction or curriculum development. Essentially, she reads the text book every lecture, occasionally assigns work from the book (that she rarely grades) and never assigns useful projects. You have no opportunity for creativity in any of the CS courses. I am convinced that you could learn better and more quickly on your own from YouTube videos, but, alas, you don't get that magical piece of paper called a degree from YouTube videos, even if you learn more from them.This sort of problem is what will cause employers to lose all faith in the value of university degrees and will eventually put universities out of business. The secret is getting out. The degree is worthless.
4th Year Male -- Class 1921
Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Education Quality: F
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I am currently a Theatre major here atBrightFine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc
I am currently a Theatre major here at Eastern. My first year I was very enthusiastic about being here, because it was one of the few in-state colleges that offered my degree. Well about half way through my time here I've realised acting is not for me and I want to be more involved backstage. Well guess what? We have absolutely NOTHING in technical design for theater. Our only tech director got fired last year and they havent hired another. There are only two major professors here who are about 45% helpful and 55% biased and condescending. The department is a mess right now, and they have no idea what they are doing. AS for film, my boyfriend is currently a film major and that is just about as screwed up as the theatre department. The film program is literally only about 3 years old, therefore no funding, no equipment, and really not very good professors. Most of the professors are assholes who treat you like you're stupid. I love Eastern as a whole, its a great campus but the Theater and Film departments are not worth the trouble. If you can afford it, head to Cali right now. If not than good luck because you will need it.
1st Year Female -- Class 2016
Innovation: B, Surrounding City: D
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My name is Asbar Ohnam I come from Pakistan, I like ENMU.
4th Year Male -- Class 2013
Education Quality: A+,
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