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Breakdown of “Extracurricular Activities” at American

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By Gender
MalesB
FemalesB+
By Major
AccountingA-
BiologyA+
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Civil EngineeringF
CommunicationsB+
Computer ScienceA
CriminalB+
Cultures/CivilizationA-
EconomicsA-
EducationB-
EnglishB
FinanceA
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C
JournalismA-
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A-
MathA+
Music - PerformanceC
OtherB-
PhilosophyB-
PhysicsB-
Political ScienceB+
PreLaw and LegalB
PsychologyB-
Public PolicyB+
School of InformationB+
UndecidedD+
Video/MediaB+

Against similar schools

Extracurricular Activities compared with similar schools in class.

American University
 B
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 B-
Boston University
 B
Cornell University
 A-
Northeastern University
 B+
Yale University
 A-
Brown University
 A
F
A+

Extracurricular Activities

... If you are looking for a school where students interact and there are activities on campus- this is NOT the school for you ...Read full comment
... There are also many activities offered on campus ...Read full comment
... I definitely plan to be involved in future alumni programs/activities and to give money regularly ...Read full comment
... We love our politics, but we also have great clubs and sports ...Read full comment
... The extracurriculars are outstanding, with intramurals, 100s of clubs, religious activities, Greek Life, etc ...Read full comment
... American University is a school that expects excellence in both academics and extra-curricular activities ...Read full comment
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