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If you are reading this and thinking of applying to the PA program at St. John's stop right now. The corruption, lies and lack of educational quality is apparent in this program. This is one of the last Bachelor programs in Physician Assistant in the U.S. The sole purpose of this program is to gain money. The administrators encourage a toxic competitive environment for the students. At accepted students day we were told that 125 students would be accepted into the program and 75 would progress into the professional phase of the program. THIS IS A LIE. In reality around 150 students started freshman year and only about 60 were able to progress. It is a money making scheme. They kick you out of the program in June, way after deadlines have passed for transferring to another university. When Dean Murphy was asked how many students were progressing no clear answer was given. She is the most obnoxious and uncaring educator I have ever met in my life. Most of the professors suck. Some of them do not speak English and the others are awful teachers. They read off the powerpoint slides and do not teach the material. There is rampant cheating in this program. When confronting the deans, they vehemently denied the allegations. The only way you will pass your classes is by getting tests from previous students. If you are out of the loop or do not have many connections you are simply screwed. I wish I had not spent two years of my life in such an unsupportive and depressing program. Also, don't even try to get tutoring or help. They will literally close the door on your face.
1st Year Male -- Class 1921
Campus Aesthetics: A-, Education Quality: F
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Where do i even start? first off, thisBrightBiology
Where do i even start? first off, this school is almost no ones first choice, i came because my parents wanted me to stay close and it was cheap for me. what u expect about college being the "best four years of your life" i couldn't even get through a month. no one is going to talk to you first, people are rude and too self-absorbed. half of the students are commuters and being one of them, mainly go home right after class. being invited to a party or even finding out about one is almost exclusive because they're thrown by the frats and sororities and they're bias and mostly caucasian kids and get shut down by the cops 90% of the time anyways. just really think about it because what u see at the open houses are lies, no one is really that friendly or cares about you
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Campus Maintenance: A, University Resource Use/ spending: F
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I spent a year at St Johns and left due to the low quality of student on campus. St Johns should be sued for misrepresenting its student body to applicants. I graduated from a local high school with a 93 average and received a partial scholarship at St.johns. The brochure was beautiful all these academic minded students smiling looking collegiate and when you tour you are shown more of the same. However this is a lie. St Johns in its life mission accepts and gives full rides to students who really don't give a shit about studying, learning or bettering themselves. They pull students from the ghetto with violent pasts in fact when I was there someone brought in a gun and shot it off in MY DORM!!! That's when I decided the ghetto school is no longer for me. I believe they started a new English program because I could here hey, muther fucka where u been at on a daily basis and I sincerely believe that must have been part of the curriculum.
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Campus Aesthetics: A, Education Quality: F
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