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Mind you that the ratings provided on myBrightNeuroscience/Cognitive Science
Mind you that the ratings provided on my school's faculty is based solely on the Neuroscience faculty. Amazingly caring individuals who understand that the rest of Wilkes University is a broken joke. The biology teachers only care about research, only grades are 3 tests, directly read off powerpoints, require you to buy the book but then do not teach at all by the book, and are the rudest people I have ever met. Don't even bother going to office hours for the bio or chem department as the teachers will act as it is a nuisance to be present or they just won't be there. The pre-health advisors/committee is a complete joke, no point in even speaking to them the internet is a better source. I waited to write this review until I graduated. I just want to warn everyone that is thinking about coming to Wilkes University NOT TO. I went in to this school with the most open mind possible and I absolutely hate it. School sponsored social events consist of blow up bouncy houses or sand art. Like are we 12??? No one leaves there dorms/apartments. If I can go back in time I would have never of even applied to this joke of a school.
4th Year Female -- Class 2018
Education Quality: A, Social Life: F
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My ratings for the business department are basedQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
My ratings for the business department are based off the mesa campus which was shutdown with no reason given and left the student body more or less abandoned when it comes to internship support and forcing us into online classes.

The main campus is a polished turd. the new president has spent millions giving it a "Facelift".it looks nice but the city is a very dangerous place. You will hear gunshots go off you will see shady homeless people walking around near campus. you'll hear about students being robbed or sexually assaulted.

They try to sell you on how you're not a number there which is true for the business department in most cases. But in engineering you're 1/40+ in most science classes. Also the dorms are run down except university towers. No air conditioning, crap desks,shelves, and beds.

The best part about the main campus is the food. No not the cafeteria food, that stuff is barely edible most of the time. I'm talking about the local restaurants. Frank's pizza is the best and I do miss it. But not much else from the main campus and wilkes barre in general.

To be fair I left the main campus after my Fall 2015 semester. So things could be better now. I spent the spring 2016 semester at the mesa az campus. It was awesome, we stayed at a Marriott, food was good, and the weather is perfect. The mesa campus was small so every class was less than 10 people and I learned a lot there and made many great friends. I decided to stay in Mesa since then. Such a shame the mesa campus has been shutdown in favor of an online curriculum. the student body of the mesa campus was small and we were all close like a family. We're all pretty upset our campus was abruptly ended. At the time of writing this interview I should be graduating. But I'm not since I needed an internship. But was unable to acquire one. I also need an english class, I was registered for an online one this summer but surprise! I was registered for the wrong one, a physical class at the main campus in pa. So I'm currently looking to finish my bachelor degree by this upcoming fall semester.

4th Year Male -- Class 2017
Friendliness: B, Surrounding City: F
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Great school. you get what you put into it.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2019
Scholastic Success: A, Social Life: C
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