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Stony Brook University

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at SBU

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By Gender
MalesB-
FemalesB-
By Major
Animal StudiesD+
AnthropologyC
Art & Design DepartmentA
BiologyB-
Business - Management and AdministrationC-
Chemical EngineeringA-
ChemistryC+
Civil EngineeringB
Computer EngineeringC
Computer ScienceB
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcB+
EconomicsB+
EducationD
Electrical EngineeringC-
Engineering DepartmentC
EnglishB-
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B+
LinguisticsA
MathB-
Mechanical EngineeringB-
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceF
NursingA
OtherB
PhilosophyB-
PhysicsA-
Political ScienceB-
PreDent and DentistryC+
PreMed and MedicalC+
PsychologyC+
Public HealthD+
SociologyB-
UndecidedB-
ZoologyB

Against similar schools

Collaboration/Competitive compared with similar schools in class.

Stony Brook University
 B-
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B

State University of New York Binghamton
 B
New York University
 B
Harvard University
 B
University Buffalo
 B-
Cornell University
 B
Buffalo State SUNY
 C+
State University of New York College - Geneseo
 B
F
A+

Collaboration/Competitive

First off I should say that Stony Brook has some really good academic programs, and not just in the sciences, which it is best known for. The Politic...Read full comment
... If you aren't into this intense competition, do not come here ...Read full comment
Ok, after reading several pages of comments I want to try to give as unbiased of an opinion of this school as possible. Relevant Stats about me: I ...Read full comment
Stony Brook helped me by introducing me to the real world...Read full comment
I transferred to Stony Brook from being an Art major to a Health Science major- needless to say, I am right brained as supposed to left, and I am new ...Read full comment
I agree for the most part that college is what you make it. In terms of academics, nothing is out of reach, but you have to have the initiative to fin...Read full comment
This school sucks. I transferred to SB as a junior. I have not yet completed a full year here and I already want out. The only great thing about it is...Read full comment
... Another thing to note is that competition is tough ...Read full comment
Stony Brook has made huge leaps over the past decade. The school has added many incredible brand new buildings and updated existing resources. It has ...Read full comment
... Another thing to note is that competition is tough ...Read full comment
Residence Life: Not the greatest. The dorms are basic, very few single rooms available, but clean. Be sure to hand in all your required paperwork by...Read full comment
I agree for the most part that college is what you make it. In terms of academics, nothing is out of reach, but you have to have the initiative to fin...Read full comment
The social life is average at best and everyone complains about a lot of people going home or to the city for the weekend, but it's what you make of i...Read full comment
Introductory courses are huge and professors base your grade on merely test scores. However, the humanities classes are small and hard to get into. ...Read full comment
I agree for the most part that college is what you make it. In terms of academics, nothing is out of reach, but you have to have the initiative to fin...Read full comment
... But really, the competition is stiff and the professors equally as unsympathetic ...Read full comment
This school sucks. I transferred to SB as a junior. I have not yet completed a full year here and I already want out. The only great thing about it is...Read full comment
Avoid this school if possible. While some other public universities are often excellent, this is not one of them. Stony Brook is an impersonal large u...Read full comment
This is a commuter school and I would seriously think about that before coming here. Everyone leaves on the weekend, so if you are from the island or...Read full comment
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