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Pennsylvania State University

Biology Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 12/9
Student Surveys
(in Biology)
21
Males: 10, Females: 11
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.6
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Pennsylvania State University
 B
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 A-

Harvard University
 B+
Cornell University
 A-
Princeton University
 B+
Yale University
 A-
Brown University
 A
Stanford University
 B+
Columbia University in the City of New York
 B
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.2 Medium
Actual difficulty:3.5 Medium
Students found the coursework to be harder than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English10-20%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Biology:

Penn state is honestly the best college in the country! Go to one penn state football game and you will see that penn state has more school spirit tha...
Unless you love to drink and go out to bars and frat/house/apartment parties, there is not much to do at night.
Penn State is great-no matter what you are interested, you can find similar people here. An outstanding academic and athletic school. I am in the Sc...
If you are from a state other than PA, don't bother coming here. It begins before freshman year even starts. The dorms allows in state students to ...
The study of graduate biology at Penn State was quite an experience. I will give the positives first. There were some very bright and dedicated profe...
In this school you are just a number. The school functions in a way that screws over and takes advantage of its students. I wouldn't recomend going ...
I attended Behrend for my first two years prior to transferring to UP. My fisrt year at Behrend wasn't the best because I was forced to live off camp...
PROS: "Real College Experience" - Football games, greek life, parties parties parties Yes its true you get to go to awesome football games at the l...
The atmosphere at penn state is what drew me here first. I grew up in a PSU home and it was my dads goal to see me get in. At first it was amazing! ...
If you go to PSU, don't go to a satellite campus, or at least not Abington. The students aren't very nice, there is no parking after 9AM, most student...
Two words: Diploma Mill
I feel comfortable at my school.
If you want a quality education, I would suggest you avoid Penn State. While there are some outstanding professors that do care about educating the ne...
Penn State is THE best school in the country. Hands down. Honestly it is a great school where you can get an amazing education. The faculty I have co...
Best four years of your life!
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