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Philadelphia University

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at Philadelphia

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentB
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Computer ScienceB
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcC+
Engineering DepartmentA+
Interior DesignB+
PreMed and MedicalB
School of InformationB

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Philadelphia University
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I've been meaning to write a review about this institution, and I think it's about time. I have been here for almost four years. I was fashion design ...Read full comment
Let me start out by saying Philly U is a typical small school, go there if you truly know what you want to major in.. because there aren't many other ...Read full comment
This school is not the school for you if you like to party and you get bored easily ro if your a black student and you want the whole black college ex...Read full comment
I originally entered PhilaU as a fashion merchandising major and stayed in that major for all of my freshman year. Sophomore year, I switched to psych...Read full comment
Philadelphia University is definitely not the best school out there. Although like any school it has good qualities and its bad ones. The city of Phil...Read full comment
ha, i was the one who asked the webmaster of this site for philadelphia university to be listed as a school last summer, otherwise it was listed as th...Read full comment
I'll be honest, I think my high school senior year self is an idiot for deciding to accept a place at PhilaU. My first choice school was FIT, but I go...Read full comment
I would advise people not to listen to those who post a ton of negative stuff about the school because most of it is exaggerated and people are mad at...Read full comment
The first thing I can say about this school is that it always made me angry. It had potential but could never seem to live up to a true college experi...Read full comment
This school is not the school for you if you like to party and you get bored easily ro if your a black student and you want the whole black college ex...Read full comment
No, just no. I'm from an upper-middle class suburban town in MD. My high school was more difficult than this school. I was hoping to receive a crea...Read full comment
Overall, it is a good school. The work is extremely challenging and the teachers in my department are good. However, the university doesnt make good...Read full comment
Prior to coming to Philadelphia University, I attended one of the top five high schools in the country, according to average AP scores. I was lured to...Read full comment
This school is not the school for you if you like to party and you get bored easily ro if your a black student and you want the whole black college ex...Read full comment
I am a freshman and Phila U and from my own experience this year, college is what you make it. This school is located in a nice suburb of the city, r...Read full comment
Where do I start? There are many good things about PhilaU and many bad things. First, I do like the smaller school feel rather than a large school t...Read full comment
I moved to this school from a large city school. I missed the big city but fell in love with the surrounding area of this little school. It was less d...Read full comment
I am an Animation major just so you know!! Things you NEED to know about PhilaU: The main majors are Architecture, Fashion Design/FIM, and Integrati...Read full comment
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