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The University of Rhode Island

Breakdown of “Education Quality” at URI

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentB-
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Chemical EngineeringC
Computer EngineeringA
Electrical EngineeringB-
Engineering DepartmentB-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC
Geography and GeosciencesA
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A
Mechanical EngineeringC
Perfomance ArtsA-
Political ScienceB+
PreLaw and LegalB+
PreMed and MedicalC-
Urban PlanningA-

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University of Rhode Island
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Education Quality

... You are not getting nearly as much out of your education as you are paying ...Read full comment
... An excellent education ...Read full comment
... In addition to these difficulties, most of the transfer credit from my previous school had to undergo extensive credit alteration to be considere...Read full comment
... Of course the main purpose of college is to get an education but the classes weren't anything to brag about ...Read full comment
... To me, it almost seemed intentional at times, as if they really did not value the education the college provided ...Read full comment
... As far as the quality of education on the whole I think it's good ...Read full comment
... The education I am receiving is top quality in my opinion ...Read full comment
... URI was (and still is) an excellent school from an educational point of view ...Read full comment
... If you're looking for and AMAZING education with inspiring faculty go elsewhere ...Read full comment
... Even if one did want to receie an education forget about it, the majority of the professors talk down to students and make themselves unavailable...Read full comment
... Academics: I've never seen so many General Education requirements ...Read full comment
... I do not feel that I have gotten a good education from this institution ...Read full comment
... That being said, URI will give you a good education, you can certainly find study abroad opportunities, but don't expect to come out world wise ...Read full comment
... We out of state students pay almost $50,000 a year for this school and are not getting a good enough education for it ...Read full comment
... For example, to avoid a large general psychology class, I simply took it at night through the Continuing Education Department; it was once a wee...Read full comment
... I was a commuter that entered through continuing education, so I never took SAT's and didn't do much on campus because I was married ...Read full comment
... If you are in-state and you want to stay close with your high school friends, it's a great, cheap option to get a decent education ...Read full comment
... What is worse is the grade disinflation where the school goes out of their way to give you bad grades to weed you out, to the point where it is d...Read full comment
... Internships now add a 5th year to a curiculumn that should be only 4 years and keep the darn money going into the do nothing - meeting all the t...Read full comment
... Unless you are getting into an IV league school, I would not recommend spending much more on these small liberal art schools that are inferior in...Read full comment
... Education quality is the most important thing to me, and I've been very happy with that ...Read full comment
... Now that may be okay for some people and to a point me too, but when I'm paying for an education, I want an education ...Read full comment
... You can come here to party and slack off but really in the end you'll just have debt and a useless education ...Read full comment
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