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Mount Holyoke College

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at MHC

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By Gender
Males-
FemalesC-
By Major
AnthropologyC-
BiologyC
Chemical EngineeringD-
ChemistryC
Computer ScienceD+
Cultures/CivilizationF
EconomicsC+
EducationD-
EnglishC-
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C-
Industrial DesignF
JournalismB
Language - French/Spanish/etc.C-
MathC+
Music - PerformanceB+
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceC-
OtherC
Perfomance ArtsF
PhysicsC+
Political ScienceC
PreLaw and LegalB
PsychologyB
Public HealthF
Religion/ReligiousF
SociologyC
UndecidedD+

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Mount Holyoke College
 C-
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B

Smith College
 B+
Hobart William Smith Colleges
 C
Harvard University
 B+
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 B
Wellesley College
 B-
Holyoke Community College
 D+
Brown University
 A-
F
A+

Surrounding City

... The word "diversity" is thrown around left and right at MHC and while they do mean it in terms of race and ethnicity, I found that there are a f...Read full comment
... For instance, in one class, the prof kept confusing ethnicity with race and put down students who tried to distinguish between the two, because, ...Read full comment
... If you're from a city, the small town atmosphere could be a problem ...Read full comment
... I came to Mount Holyoke looking for a school that has a strong campus community independent of its surroundings (as in, not a city - something thi...Read full comment
... I'm from a big city (yeah Philly ...Read full comment
... Anyway my GF is extraordinary, sweet, pretty, clever and holding hands with her is academic and sensual electricity ...Read full comment
... ") If this kind of environment existed in a larger city I would be there because the quiet calm gets too daunting at times ...Read full comment
... I'm from out-of-state from a mid-size city and coming here was a complete change ...Read full comment
... MHC preaches diversity but they seem to mean in terms of race/ethnicity ...Read full comment
... ) I have noticed that in terms of who transfers away from Mount Holyoke are from New York City or the surrounding suburbs ...Read full comment
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