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Francis Marion University

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at FMU

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentF
Business - Management and AdministrationC+
Chemical EngineeringA+
Computer ScienceD-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)D+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.D
Music - Composition/TheoryA
Music EducationF
Political ScienceD+
PreLaw and LegalC
Public HealthF
Social WorkF

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Surrounding City

... Columbia, Myrtle Beach, and Charleston are all within a couple of hours drive and provide more of the big city entertainment ...Read full comment
... The city of Florence is a dump ...Read full comment
... That's why I am transfering and I am happy to leave this "university" and this "city" of Florence ...Read full comment
... Now, if the administration changes and good professors get hired, FMU can be a good place; but then, what would you do about the city of Florence...Read full comment
Frankly, I came here because I didn't do well in SAT and couldn't get into any other universities. Before even I joined, I knew the university is low ...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...Read full comment
... FMU is close to the city so it is easy to get back and forth ...Read full comment
... The city is trying to be urban yet just doesn't know how ...Read full comment
... There is nothing to do on campus and nothing to do in the surrounding city ...Read full comment
... I never truly feel safe around the city or the campus are would never walk on the campus at night without someone with me ...Read full comment
... The city of Florence is very unsafe and offers nothing ...Read full comment
... The administration of FMU and the city of Florence don't do anything to prevent crime but they do a good job hiding it ...Read full comment
... Except for cheap restaurants, the city is dead and offers no opportunities for entertainment, arts, or anything at all ...Read full comment
... There is ABSOLUTELY nothing in the so called city of Florence and the university is a ghost town ...Read full comment
... The city of Florence is a dump ...Read full comment
... Many people say that Florence is a boring city, but college is what you make of it ...Read full comment
... Florence is the worst city I have ever seen and FMU seems to mirror that reality ...Read full comment
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