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The CWU Education Department should be more supportiveEducation
The CWU Education Department should be more supportive of their Interns/Student Teachers. They pull people from teaching due to personal disfavor and biased subjective performance reviews. Qualified applicants are being pulled from their internship and forced out of the Education major, people who had good grades and met all their testing/homework/paper requirements.They shouldn't be discouraging people from going into the field of Education. Other than this-- the classes were very informational and I learned a lot going here. This college has a good graduation rate and they will let you obtain a bachelors degree after all your hard work, which I'm thankful for.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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I would not recommend CWU to any student.Sociology
I would not recommend CWU to any student. I know the tuition is less than other schools, which is why I went there, but seriously, save yourself the frustration and go somewhere else. I wanted to transfer out of this school within the first quarter. The majority of the teachers are idiots, or they just don't give a crap about their students since they are tenured, and therefore, untouchable and lacking motivation to actually be a responsive, quality professor. I completed a double major, made Dean's list every quarter, and joined honor societies, and through that experience, I can honestly say I only encountered maybe four quality professors that cared about their jobs. Oh, and many of the professors are biased, as in, if you disagree with their opinion (I.e. think for yourself), they will mark you down for doing so. This school is a joke. They are also HIGHLY unorganized. The education is not quality, and it seemed like most of the students were less intelligent than an average middle schooler. Save your time and money.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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If attending a CWU Center (not on mainNot so brightPsychology
If attending a CWU Center (not on main campus), be prepared to plan your courses carefully by checking previous published schedules as some courses are offered infrequently. Be sure to check graduate school requirements PRIOR TO attending CWU to get a feel for what completed courses you MUST HAVE to satisfy entry requirements of graduate schools.
1st Year Female -- Class 2012
Faculty Accessibility: A+, University Resource Use/ spending: C+
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