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Harvard University

Economics Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 12/10
Student Surveys
(in Economics)
Males: 14, Females: 8
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.1

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Harvard University
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Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.1 High
Actual difficulty:3.6 High
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 English10-20%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities


Harvard has both good and bad points.
About 5 long years ago I was an excited young man, elated upon receiving an acceptance letter to Harvard, generally regarded as the "best of the best"...
I don't know if the others on this site are just having bad experiences of what. Harvard is NOT too expensive if you are compare it to other colleges...
Harvard University is an unusual institution. It holds the distinction of being one of the most famous (if not the most famous) schools in the world. ...
Yeah...needless to say, Harvard is a pretty good school. Still, it hasn't been as amazing as I hoped it would be and the academics weren't as difficul...
Harvard is an amazing place to be as an undergraduate. You will definitely not be spoon fed here. Interaction with faculty is what you make of it- if ...
Why wouldn't you want to go - if you get, with satisfactory fin-aid, you should definitely go, it'll be the best experience of your life.
I really love it at here. If you had asked me senior year of high school, I would never have said Harvard. After I visited, and met the kids for rea...
Best thing about Harvard is the city. If I wanted to be taught by a bunch of TAs, I could have gone to the state university. Faculty are mostly unappr...
I'm disappointed by everything at Harvard. The grading systems here are bull. The classes are huge. You can actually sleep and get a B+ or an A. If yo...
One word: reputation. It opens doors. The rest is up to the individual, but there are few universities/colleges that can open as many doors as Harvard...
Coming to Harvard was one of the greatest challenges I have ever endured. I had a 4.0 GPA with a 2300/2400 SAT. First and foremost, Harvard professors...
The school is great, there are some little kinks to be figured out. But overall its the best total education i could have imagined.
I'm disappointed by the coursework and grading systems here; the classes are huge, and you can sleep and get a B+ or an A. If you're looking for an in...
Yo what up? I don't really know how I got into Harvard I had a 2.8 and 1100 but I got in. I was sort of applying as a joke but got in. It's an aight s...
I've applied for 50 to 55 jobs so far in the field I want to work, and I can't land a good job. Harvard's career services wasn't helpful when I was a ...
Ok So heres my experience. Harvard University is truely a wonderful school--an academic powerhouse teeming with boundless opportunites to take advanta...
Harvard is such an astonishingly awful place to get an undergraduate education, it's difficult to know where exactly to begin. To summarize major, sys...
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