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Brigham Young University - Provo

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at BYU-Provo

By Gender
By Major
Business - Management and AdministrationC
Chemical EngineeringC+
Computer ScienceC-
Electrical EngineeringA-
Engineering DepartmentA
Geography and GeosciencesC-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A
Mechanical EngineeringB
Music - PerformanceB
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA+
Physical Therapy/Exercise ScienceB
Political ScienceA-
PreDent and DentistryB
PreMed and MedicalB-
Social WorkC+

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You must take into consideration that this is a private religious university, and quite large. There are over 30,000 students here, so it is easy to f...Read full comment
... The city isn't too much fun, though ...Read full comment
... Provo was recently named the most business friendly city in the U ...Read full comment
... The tuition is dirt cheap, but if I had the chance to choose a college again I would have gone to a school with a better reputation in a bigge...Read full comment
I attended BYU as a Non-member on a full scholarship. I don't really regret going, but if I had it to do over again, I would not go to BYU and I do no...Read full comment
I am just going to step right in and say that I came to BYU as a Mormon and left as an Atheist. This was 100% due to my own research and by no offens...Read full comment
... The night life of Provo does pretty much end at or before midnight; however, Salt Lake City is only 40 minutes away with a nightlife reaching in...Read full comment
... ) I went to BYU for two years and then transferred to a school in New York City ...Read full comment
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