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Philadelphia University

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at PCTS

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By Gender
MalesB+
FemalesB+
By Major
ArchitectureA
Art & Design DepartmentA-
BiologyA
Business - Management and AdministrationB+
Computer ScienceB
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcB-
Engineering DepartmentB+
Interior DesignA
OtherB+
PreMed and MedicalA
PsychologyA-
School of InformationA+

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Philadelphia University
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 A
University of California Berkeley
 B+
Loyola University Chicago
 A-
Cornell University
 B
University of Massachusetts Amherst
 B
Loyola Marymount University
 A-
F
A+

Surrounding City

... and me coming from a nice sheltered suburb thought an urban city like philadelphia would atleast offer some interesting and unique diversity to t...Read full comment
... I tried to look on the bright side and told myself it was a gorgeous campus (which it is), smaller class sizes would be better, living in a dorm ...Read full comment
... It gets boring cause theres not a ton of socializing or activities at the school, but Philly is fun and you'll find tons of stuff to do in the c...Read full comment
... I moved to this school from a large city school ...Read full comment
... This school is located in a nice suburb of the city, right next to a district called Manyunk ...Read full comment
... Beautiful campus, good professors, a lot of nice students, close to the city ...Read full comment
... The campus is far from center city ...Read full comment
... Positives: -Campus is beautiful (one of the deciding factors in why I came here) -Most teachers are very helpful if you ask for help or if y...Read full comment
... -Just far enough from the city that it is a hassle to go there more than once a week ...Read full comment
... The city of Philadelphia is pretty cool, especially moving there from a small suburban town ...Read full comment
... I like the location the city and I do feel Physical Plant to a great job considering there limited resources However, I feel there's no consis...Read full comment
... it was "family day" We dont have a football team which also sucks, our school doesnt have parties so you have to go to temple to party or into th...Read full comment
... if there is time for partying most will travel to temple, univeristy city, or old city, which would mean the train there and taxi back (it all ad...Read full comment
... I knew that I was far from Center City, but I underestimated the distance from restaurants, convenience stores, and arts supply stores ...Read full comment
... Things you NEED to know about PhilaU: The main majors are Architecture, Fashion Design/FIM, and Integrative Design This is a DESIGN school, NO...Read full comment

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