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Bennington College

Breakdown of “Education Quality” at Bennington

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By Gender
MalesB
FemalesB+
By Major
Animal StudiesB+
AnthropologyF
Art & Design DepartmentB
BiologyA
CommunicationsC
Cultures/CivilizationA-
EducationA-
EnglishB-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB
Language - French/Spanish/etc.B+
LinguisticsA-
Music - Composition/TheoryB-
Music - PerformanceA-
OtherA
Perfomance ArtsA
PhysicsA
Political ScienceB
PsychologyB+
UndecidedB-

Against similar schools

Education Quality compared with similar schools in class.

Bennington College
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 B+
Brown University
 A
Boston University
 B
Cornell University
 A-
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 B
Yale University
 A-
F
A+

Education Quality

... It was then where you could get one of the best academic educations - with a Bohemian flavor - in the country ...Read full comment
... It is very important to understand what the school, and this form of alternative education, is all about before you come ...Read full comment
... If you want an education, go to a community college or a state school or read a book or something ...Read full comment
... If your idea of higher education is laying around half-stoned while your cokehead ho roomie has threeway with two random guys she hooked up half ...Read full comment
... If you want to have an fulfilling academic education you can do it here ...Read full comment
... I wanted an alternative school for the education it had to offer, not because I am such an "alternative" person ...Read full comment
... I came here expecting a top notch education, and was sorely disappointed ...Read full comment
... I had to learn that the whole point of a Bennington education is "creation" you create/pursue your own education, your social life, etc ...Read full comment
... Bennington is a great place for motivated, independent students who are curious to study lots of things and to direct their own education ...Read full comment
... I am a literature and international relations student and I have only good things to say about my academic education ...Read full comment
... Being an education major I have many resources here at Bennington ...Read full comment
... Bennington College's main claim to fame is that its students are intimately involved with the construction of their education, and when I was firs...Read full comment
... Having to create my own education has made me feel that I can take myself wherever I might want to go ...Read full comment
... The only redeeming quality Bennington possesses is (and I guess was) the education ...Read full comment
... The best thing about the school though, is of course the education one gets ...Read full comment
... it is rather like a year long summer camp with seasons specializing in prescribing students with their dose of Bennington College Liberal Arts edu...Read full comment
... It is not a Job Training style education ...Read full comment
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