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The University of Colorado - Boulder

Breakdown of “Education Quality” at COLORADO-Boulder

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

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University of Colorado - Boulder
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Education Quality

... Don't get me wrong, I like to party and have fun but ultimately I want to go to college to get a good education ...Read full comment
... Of course, there are the smart kids (one of my classmates got accepted to grad school at Berkley, MIT and Yale) that are going to college to ge...Read full comment
... That's too bad--because while they're wasting their lives away acting like high schoolers, there's an amazing education to be had ...Read full comment
... It is a great place to earn an education as well as have a lot of fun regularly ...Read full comment
... I think I speak for most engineers when I say that I WORK HARD on my education, even if some others don't ...Read full comment
... I thought I would meet a lot of new people and work hard towards my education but instead, I spend my time listening to arrogant kids complain ab...Read full comment
... as a result the education is a mixed bag ...Read full comment
... That said, I've had some of my best professors in such an environment, and I don't think it really hurts my educational experience as much as so...Read full comment
... I think the education you get here will more than prepare you for any career you are going into ...Read full comment
... I felt that the education I was receiving was worth the social sacrifice (For the most part) ...Read full comment
... Truly, an undergraduate education is really what you make of it ...Read full comment
... The education certainly isn't worth $30k a year (out of state) ...Read full comment
... I am so proud to be a Buff, and I am so completely and totaly satisfied with my educational expereince and choice to come to CU (I turned down B...Read full comment
... There is the potential to get a really great education ...Read full comment
... If you want a good education, especially if you're going to major in a science or engineering subject, CU is a great choice, with the caveat that...Read full comment
... That's too bad--because while they're wasting their lives away acting like high schoolers, there's an amazing education to be had ...Read full comment
... But if you want to go to a school that will give you a great education that you're willing to work for, and you want to have a fun time doing it,...Read full comment
... School spirit was nice until I realized that the university was sacrificing the reputation of my education to accomodate the football team's sat...Read full comment
... I would not suggest going to CU Boulder if you want a quality educational experience and fun (I'm not 21 yet so the bars may be different) ...Read full comment
... Education almost self-perpetuates itself in these labs and offices ...Read full comment
... Its fun but the education is severly lacking ...Read full comment
... the Ivy Education doesn't jump at you like at an actual Ivy League or UC Berkeley, but if that's what you want to get out of it, you will ...Read full comment
... For getting a decent, respectable, fulfilling education that is worth while, turn around and do not look back ...Read full comment
... There is the potential to get a really great education ...Read full comment
... You wil be a small fish in a big pond but can find good friends and a good education ...Read full comment
... going to transfer back CU Denver at least students actually care about getting an education and you can talk to someone whose down to earth ...Read full comment
... I got good grades/ was able to get a good education while being able to enjoy life ...Read full comment
... College is about more than just the education ...Read full comment
... To me, a great school provides a solid education - in a framework promoting independence - along with the ability to gain work experience appl...Read full comment
... You really get to make your own decision about how much you want to get out of your education ...Read full comment
... While the University itself offered a good education, I was miserable all 4 years at this school ...Read full comment
... If you want a more personal and educational experience this is not it ...Read full comment
... If you are out of state, science/engineering is not your interest, and you want to receive the best education for your money, then go elsewhere ...Read full comment
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