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Bennington College

Art & Design Department Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 6/5
Student Surveys
(in Art & Design Department)
11
Males: 2, Females: 9
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.3
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Bennington College
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 B+
Brown University
 A
Boston University
 B
Cornell University
 A-
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 B
Yale University
 A-
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.0 High
Actual difficulty:4.2 High
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 English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Art & Design Department:

I would like to preface this by saying that I am not usually this negative about, well, anything, but I do want to extend a warning to any prospective...
In terms of the town and surrounding area it definitely helps to have a car or a friend with one. there is a lot to do, but it is kind of spread out....
I am going to be a Senior this year and while I am looking forward to graduating, and living in the "real world", I am already dreading the thought of...
Like any other college it's about what you put into it. If you want to have an fulfilling academic education you can do it here. The big problems with...
Bennington's "progressive" reputation is a sham. I came here expecting a top notch education, and was sorely disappointed. The faculty are pretty go...
I am going to be a Senior this year and while I am looking forward to graduating, and living in the "real world", I am already dreading the thought of...
Bennington has a terrific reputation in the Art world, but besides that, it was just a wonderful place to grow up and figure out who I was/what I want...
I started here a month ago, totally dreading it, and it's been even worse than I expected. I've learned nothing. I'm transferring to art school afte...
I am going to be a Senior this year and while I am looking forward to graduating, and living in the "real world", I am already dreading the thought of...
You either love or hate the school. It is not a Job Training style education. The classes at Bennington are mostly for the seeker. Not the lazy sit d...
I must say this college has changed a lot since my freshman year. It has mellowed out a lot, and students seem to be more engrossed in their work tha...
Bennington has, in the last several years, gotten a lot of money from donations, primarily from alumni. The physical plant is being improved every ye...
Bennington College...What can I say? The nostaligic memories of the good life and the evil of an omnipresent administration flood my mind, conjuring ...
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Top Art & Design Department Colleges (Similar)

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B+ 7.7
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