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The reason I chose Monroe was because IQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
The reason I chose Monroe was because I knew other people who came here and they bragged on how wonderful the school was. So I decided to enroll. That whole process was very easy. The first semester was going good until I had to apply for a loan. I did the application and was told I would receive feedback within two weeks after that. Yeah ok. They basically forgot all about my application and a month after that they approved it for way less than what I asked for. They make it seem as if you are requesting to borrow money out of their personal checking account. That's when I realized that the staff does not stay on top of things. The next semester came around and I was due to give birth. I came to classes everyday up until the day I gave birth. I tool two weeks off and came back. The whole time my English professor was grading me on work and decided to give me a zero for attendance. My average for the class went from a 97% to a 44% within two weeks! When speaking to the professor, the dean, the advisor and whoever else matters, they all said the same thing. Don't worry about it! You will be excused for your attendance. Submitting work online is almost impossible because professors like to give hand outs which have to be read. After reading it you are then able to do the work. The student body is mainly young "adults" and they are the most immature group of students. I think they enroll in college to be cool rather than to obtain a college degree. I would never recommend that anyone come here. Honestly, for all the money spent on one semester here, you can go to a community college for way cheaper and be treated much better.
1st Year Female -- Class 2017
Campus Maintenance: A, Campus Aesthetics: F
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I was in Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management.Quite BrightOther
I was in Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management. First off, Monroe College is overpriced. They only have 4-6 majors and want nearly 7 grand. During your 5th semester there, they want you to go without pell and tap, making you take out (or increase) a loan. Monroe College takes so much and gives so little in return. Some of the students are ghetto and act like they're in high school. Most of the people on the culinary team are arrogant little brats. Some of the chefs are bias, hypocrites and unprofessional and make racial slurs. When things don't go their way, they want to call you unprofessional.
1st Year Female -- Class 2015
Surrounding City: B+, Education Quality: F
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It's a great school if you're just comingAverageOther
It's a great school if you're just coming to attend and not join any of the teams. Monroe college only look out for people who are on scholarships from the school when it comes to teams wise. This is my third semester and I've been trying to receive a spot on the culinary team. Only people who are on scholarship with the school has a guarantee spot on the teams. Not just culinary but every team when it comes to football, soccer, basketball etc. I feel as if everyone should be treated equal and if you see someone with talent whose pushing themselves harder than everyone you shouldn't play as if you don't see it because he or she is not on a scholarship. Campus life is boring with nothing to do. School doesn't have nothing interesting going on around campus so everyone just goes home on the weekend. But what happens to the international students? If you're look to come up in the culinary field in this school tough luck because if you're not a c-cap student or etc you will never get a spot on the team.
1st Year Male -- Class 2016
Faculty Accessibility: A+, University Resource Use: F
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