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Mount Holyoke College

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at MHC

By Gender
By Major
Chemical EngineeringD-
Computer ScienceD+
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)C-
Industrial DesignF
Language - French/Spanish/etc.C-
Music - PerformanceB+
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceC-
Perfomance ArtsF
Political ScienceC
PreLaw and LegalB
Public HealthF

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... 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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