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The Illinois Institute of Technology

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at IIT

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringB
Business - Management and AdministrationA-
Chemical EngineeringC+
Civil EngineeringA
Computer EngineeringC+
Computer ScienceB-
Electrical EngineeringB-
Engineering DepartmentC+
Industrial DesignB+
Mechanical EngineeringB+
Political ScienceA

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Illinois Institute of Technology
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IIT is a nice school if you cherish small classes and diversity. it si a school that has people from all over the world. If you want to be a diplomat...Read full comment
... There are plenty of oportunities on campus to get involved, either in competitions like steel bridge or in greek life ...Read full comment
I have no idea where you people are getting your info from. This school is on the southside of Chicago and at least once every month public safety sen...Read full comment
Hi, i'm in my second year of the architecture program here, and despite what you might read, IIT is an amazing school. Yes, it's hard to get in, an...Read full comment
As an architecture student, the expectation is that the coursework will be very difficult, time consuming, and challenging. Mostly true. One of the ...Read full comment
PRO's Its located in the city, so its much better than living in a suburban or rural setting. So A+ on that. The school is very adaptive and alwa...Read full comment
Good things about IIT (!I proudly go to IIT, and not to ITT!) :: -Chicago is an amazing city. Nerd or not, there's always stuff to do. Sometimes you...Read full comment
Sometimes it feels like they are more worried about what big shot people in either the city or certain companies feel about the university rather than...Read full comment
The really bad social life here and lack of diversity in student population makes the whole experience unenjoyable. Chicago, however, is a great city ...Read full comment
... This one of the greatest schools in the Midwest and even for MIT we are considered competition in the Midwest area ...Read full comment
If you are planning on going into architecture, prepare for MANY late nights, and constant work (no exageration). You won't get as much sleep as you ...Read full comment
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