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Johnson & Wales University - Providence

Other Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 16/22
Student Surveys
(in Other)
38
Males: 16, Females: 22
Average Yrs. Completed: 1.9
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Johnson & Wales University - Providence
 B-
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Loyola University - Chicago
 B
Harvard University
 B+
University of Connecticut
 B+
Loyola Marymount University
 B+
Fairfield University
 B
Loyola University Maryland
 A-
Villanova University
 A-
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.4 Medium
Actual difficulty:2.6 Medium
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Other:

Our school is Full of artists, business people,one seek out justice in the law major. The campus has a lot of diversity. There is students from all 50...
I absolutely love JWU. I'm in the Culinary Arts AOS right now and couldn't be happier with it. I'm trying to go into the Culinary Nutrition Bachelors ...
I am so angry and frustrated with this school that I would advise nobody to attend here. I am in culinary, and despite others feeling that we are tre...
When looking for a right fit for a college, it is essential that you go and visit. Spend a weekend there. Eat the food. Go to a classes in your chosen...
I came here for culinary arts and i had a little of experience in the field beforehand, which isn't academically required, but socially required. beca...
excellent university
"YOU ONLY TAKE FROM AN EXPERIENCE JUST AS MUCH AS YOU'RE WILLING TO PUT IN" I put over $60,000 into what turned out to be a very terrible experienc...
WAY too expensive - my loans are over $650 a month and I did not learn the required technical skills to land a job in marketing - Marketing Automation...
This school breeds idiots
Lets start from the first day, the roommate survey you do is bull you get who ever they put you with no matter what you and the other person out. The ...
The Providence JWU Campus changed my life... For the Better. I am from a small town in Upstate NY, Granted I have not traveled the world Providence w...
I'm a baking and pastry student at JWU, I have learned so much in only a year. Its true that Johnson and Wales is a top culinary school. Yeah there...
Personally, I think college is what you make of it. I don't know about everyone else's major but things were quite competitive in marketing. I thought...
Johnson & Wales.. There's so much to say about this school. I'll start off by saying I'm an SEE major and a Environmental Sustainability Minor.. What...
This is an expensive school that doesn't offer much. Yes, obtaining a position after graduating depends a lot on your effort but is it really worth sh...
this school is nothing but a business. they dont care about their student despite what they claim. i feel like im smarted than half the professors. th...
For anyone accustomed to doing their schoolwork, the culinary and baking and pastry academics are almost painfully easy. Labs are generally fulfilling...
Please do not go to this school. Dorms are horrible as in Internet Access. No internet A LOT OF THE TIMES. Busses are not very accessible between camp...
its good but the technology department needs work
I came here because Baking is what I love, this school ruined that for me. I understand they're teaching you the real business, but I had chefs that I...
Johnson & Wales is the Perfect University for any Chef at Heart that is Willing to make Sacrifices to Succeed. I Highly Recommend the Miami or Denver ...
Honestly, I do not even know how to being explaining the atrocity which is J&W. This school has ruined my life. (well, I ruined my life by choosin...
What you need to know at Johnson & Wales is that you must be motivated in order to get much out of your experience here. If you are driven and pursue ...
greay
For the most part, JWU was a good school. I only attended for a couple of months and the only reason that I left was because I changed my mind about m...
This University is horrble. It is in the dirty, digusting city of Providence, RI. The classes here are not challenging and there is little to do on ...
I hate this college. It's expensive and not worth your time. Most of the studnents are mindless druggies that don't care about their future and most o...
When looked at the right way JWU can be a great experience. It's in the heart of Providence which is a great city. Explore the city, you'll find som...
DO NOT COME HERE!! Unless of course you would like to live the lives of the cast of the Jersey Shore. Academics - Academics are a joke. All of m...
Every promise this school makes in recruiting potential students is a lie. The chefs and professors are amazing and incredibly willing to help, but th...
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