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As an international student i was faced withSuper BrilliantFinance
As an international student i was faced with thoughts of fear and self doubt before i came to the University of Charleston. I was going to become a part of a new culture and new surroundings and i did not know what to expect. Thankfully i chose the perfect school to go to. From the moment i arrived at UC i was greeted by friendly faculty and even friendlier students. My first year experience was a very smooth transition because of the help from my peer educator and mentor. You will be hard pressed to find another school where there is this much emphasis put on knowing the students rather than treating students as if they were a number. Not only have i been able to be extremely involved on campus but also translate my hard work ethic into the Charleston community. This is definitely the school to go to if one is looking for a city that will be able to accommodate their internship and work needs. In addition, i became a part of Greek life on campus; Greek Life has made a steady improvement as the years have gone on and there is a healthy competition among Greeks to create the best events on campus and have more students involved. Overall this school only stands to get better and i am truly blessed to have been able to grow as a person at the University of Charleston.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2013
Individual Value: A+, Useful Schoolwork: B
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The University of Charleston is a good school.Business - Management and Administration
The University of Charleston is a good school. They are small, with a low student to teacher ratio. Most of the professors are wonderful and helpful. The business section is top notch. I got my bachelor's in '99 and master's at UC in '00, my professors still know me by my first and last name and are references for me whenever I need them. How many schools have that? The only drawback to UC is the cost, however, my education was worth every penny and I was able to get grants and scholarships through the schoo. Even though I struggled in my local area for a long time finding my first really great job, the costs were still worth it. I've attended other local colleges and none have the quality of UC. If it weren't for UC, I would not be where I am today, making good money with a great job, confident and proud of my education! Thanks for letting me tell my story...
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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This school is over-pricedBright
This school is over-priced and really resembles more of a community college than a residential school. The faculty are frustrated/unhappy and that trickles down to students. Campus activities are really limited. On the weekends, its dead.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2010
Surrounding City: B+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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