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I would say BGSU is a wonderful universityQuite BrightNeuroscience/Cognitive Science
I would say BGSU is a wonderful university but their Neuroscience program is not well set. I would not advice bgsu for Neuroscience majors for undergrad because firstly, the advisors keep changing for this program, there is no one fixed person you can approach for help. Other than that, faculty are not knowledgeable about anything except getting a PHD in that field. During job fairs, there is not a single company that comes that can hire students in Neuroscience. I feel like there is very little support from faculty for this major in specific. There is nothing in the program that helps or guides you for future planning decisions, as in what you can do after you graduate? some faculty don't even give research to a few students and mainly the advisor for Neuroscience doesn't have much knowledge too. The advisor currently is a marine biology proffesor, I mean how is he supposed to have extensive knowledge in this field. I really believe that if you cannot help the students in this field, or if there are not enough proffesors to help out, then this major should be removed. It does not do any justice to everything we pay for, after graduation you are left confused. This is the batch of 2014 and 2015 , most of us have had these issues and it is sad, but i honestly feel like BGSU does not have a good Neuroscience program and I would not reccomend it (you would rather selct from psychology and biology, than combining both, unless you are sure you want to go to med school).
3rd Year Female -- Class 2018
Individual Value: A+, Education Quality: F
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BGSU is what you make it.BrightCommunications
BGSU is what you make it. If you are looking for a good education. This is the place to be. If you are looking for your typical "Moive" college with all the wild partying and great academics. This might be the place for you.

One thing about this school is that if you are anything other than caucasian american, you will be considerd a minority. It is up to you to meet friends and fit in. They will not just come along, you have to more than likely be involved. THE WEATHER SUCKS. Dorms are cool dependoing on where you live. There are newer dorms as of Fall 2011 and the older ones are really crappy small dorms, but expensive as well. Campus food is all fatty foods and will make you what we call "The Freshman 15".

Reasons why I would choose another school is because of boredem and not being involved and feeling like the minority. Fast to get tired of the same ole clubbing scene and the cost of books is amazingly HIGH. They start to make cutom BGSU books so that youb cant purchase them anywhere else, so you have to buy there expensive books.

I hate the weather! I'm trasnferring for that reason as well. Parking sucks and they ticket you like crazy.

*NOTE* BGSU IS ALL ABOUT MONEY! They will reel you in and take your money in any way possible. Advising it good. Try talking with Ian Lee in Student Support Services. Financial Aid is really friendly and works with you!Overall, it's okay for your typical white student. Small amouns of racism from time to time, but for the sake of money, BGSU tries to plan events to ACT like they care. Good lUCK!

3rd Year Female -- Class 2014
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Be sure to work during college, do not be lazy find something you like and be great at it.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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