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I have just finished my third semester atBrightFinance
I have just finished my third semester at this school and my gpa is 4.0. All the classes that i have taken so far are empty nothing but bunch of old information. If you memorize, you will get good grades. Every class I have taken is nothing practical or useful in any way. After I read few comments here, I know now why fmu students have hard time getting jobs. FMU is an old fashion school. If you decide to come, don't forget to bring a pillow. If you don't sleep, you will die from anxiety.... I am very happy to be leaving this place for goooooood!
2nd Year Male -- Class 2012
Campus Aesthetics: D, Education Quality: F
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I agree with the previous post on oneAverageFinance
I agree with the previous post on one thing: when I joined FMU in 2007, everyone was talking about the school's deterioration. And everyone was attributing that to the newly appointed President Fred Carter who was the only applicant for the job. His position was never advertised and that's illegal but no one challenged that. Welcome to the South!! I left after my second semester to return to my home state, New Jersey. If something like that happens in NJ, the Whole World will know about it. In addition to that, I was appalled to see how African Americans are treated at FMU. It is embarrassing!
1st Year Female -- Class 2012
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I have been at FMU for over threeQuite BrightFinance
I have been at FMU for over three years and I am planning to graduate with 4.0. When I came here three years ago, I liked this place so much. I met many people from different states and countries. Now, there are only few students from other states and much less from other countries. They all transfered to other schools. As I look around, however, I see FMU continues to lie to everyone about its reality. Here is what I found on this site:Francis Marion University has over 4,000 students from 26 states and 16 countries -- 1) This is a big LIE. FMU has only about 3000 students. 2)Today there are only couple international students whom I met few months ago and may have transfered already. They were very unhappy with FMU. 3) There are only few students from other states. These are usually athletes who can't make it anywhere else and they are on full scholarship at fmu. I know them, they are good people but they resent the way they are treated at fmu. . . The moral of th story: if you have a choice, avoid FMU . . . This school is going down to hell and you don't want to be part of it.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2009
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