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Honestly, the nursing program at Lipscomb is justQuite BrightNursing
Honestly, the nursing program at Lipscomb is just not there yet. They are very disorganized but they are getting there. I do believe in a few years they will be where they should be as far as being organized and having the right qualified teachers teaching the classes but as of right now, they just are not. The nursing staff get defensive when students critique the program or certain classes and until they realize that the students just want the program to be better and they let their defensive spirit down, the program won't improve. The school overall isn't too bad but it definitely has a feel of rich people and closed minded, stuck in their religious way type of people.
4th Year Female -- Class 2017
Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Extracurricular Activities: F
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I couldn't select a type of major toQuite BrightCivil Engineering
I couldn't select a type of major to put on this review because lipscomb doesn't even offer it, that's the problems. My " counselor " had a meeting with me and my parents about coming here to study a specific major and turns out almost 4 months into the semester they don't have it. This school also just wants your money, they don't car about your education your just another "LU" number to them. Financial aid will try anything to scam you into having to pay more for example: Secret forms you have to fill out, writing thank you letters, one little misspelled word on your fasfa and now you owe thousands of dollars. DEFINITELY transferring for next semester. Parking is absolutely ridiculous and Faculty and the financial aid office are rude. Don't go here guys. no worth it
1st Year Female -- Class 1920
Perceived Campus Safety: A, Education Quality: F
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Lipscomb University smothers its students.BrightComputer Science
Lipscomb University smothers its students. There is no original thought or healthy argument in most classes. The few Professors that go around the crazy Church of Christ policies are gems, and their classes are usually the best.

I transferred here from The King's College in NYC, where students were taught that arguments done in a respectful way are healthy and help them to grow and learn. Lipscomb has an "our way or the highway" mentality, which most students don't care about because they either ignore it or were brought up with similar beliefs.

I went into this school knowing it was Christian-based, but I was not aware of just how closed-minded their curriculum is. For example, in my PR class, we have to choose a CHRISTIAN nonprofit company to represent for our final projects. This was a huge conflict of interest for me because although I am a Christian, I feel that it is good for students to branch out into the secular world and learn how to communicate with all kinds of people with all kinds of thoughts and beliefs.

In short, don't go here. Some professors and classes are phenomenal and helpful, but in the end, it is a waste of money if you want a well-rounded view of the world.

P.S. Their parking is atrocious.

3rd Year Female -- Class 2017
Surrounding City: A+, Individual Value: F
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