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Francis Marion University

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at FMU

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentD-
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringA+
Computer ScienceD-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.D+
Music - Composition/TheoryA-
Music EducationD+
Political ScienceC-
PreLaw and LegalB-
Public HealthF
Social WorkD-

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Francis Marion University
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For several months, I thought I was the only one who was so miserable at FMU. This site shows that the overwhelming majority of FMU students are depre...Read full comment
This school is worse than anything you can imagine. The city of Florence is a dump. There is nothing to do. Most of the girls are ugly and boring. Thi...Read full comment
I don't care about what it used to be! FMU is the worst college there is now. Students are struggling all the time to get the basic. Why is that? Ther...Read full comment
The college (called a university) has a lot of its own graduates as staff and/or faculty. There isn't life in the university over the past four years...Read full comment
... Also, since there isn't much competition for fmu, they offered me scholarships to cover almost 60% of my tuition ...Read full comment
Good place to get education that will not cost an arm and a leg. I have worked part time as a student and the class schedule has been very manageable....Read full comment
FMU does a lot of promoting which makes them on paper seem like a very nice school. From the website to the application to pamphlets about the school ...Read full comment
Francis Marion was an all-around great experience. I not only made friends with my peers, but I have lasting relationships with my professors as we...Read full comment
This school is worse than anything you can imagine. The city of Florence is a dump. There is nothing to do. Most of the girls are ugly and boring. Thi...Read full comment
The best grade that I gave this school is a D-!! This is a horrible place and, as some people suggested here, it may be the worst school in the whole ...Read full comment
I came to this school because I am an athlete and FMU was the only school who offered me a scholarship. At the beginning, I was excited about the oppo...Read full comment
I came to Florence from New York to take care of my mother who was diagnosed with stomach cancer. Then, when my mother’s condition didn’t get any ...Read full comment
I am an Out of State student and chose FMU for two reasons. 1)I wanted to learn about the South and 2) I don't have to pay. 3) I wanted to connect wit...Read full comment
If you look at the latest posts here, you will find that many of them were made within a day or two and that's because the administration has been wat...Read full comment
My advice, don't trust any positive thing here because fmu's officials come here in disguise to mislead unsuspected students. What I am saying here is...Read full comment
This is a fall back school or some sort of last resort.for everyone. No one wants to be at FMU. The campus is far from downtown, which is not much of ...Read full comment
Background info about myself: I grew up in the upstate of South Carolina. I chose FMU because of the small price tag, small campus atmosphere and sma...Read full comment
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