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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Architecture Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 7/3
Student Surveys
(in Architecture)
10
Males: 4, Females: 6
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.0
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Cornell University
 A-
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
 B+
Rochester Institute of Technology
 B
Harvard University
 B+
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 A-
Princeton University
 B+
New York University
 B+
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.9 High
Actual difficulty:3.9 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 English20-30%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Architecture:

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16 years out allows some perspective. The architecture building is physically at the center of campus but as an architecture student I remember the ...
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Help me, there's no girls here, just dorky guys here that masterbate more than i do, and that is saying a lot. Since i got here, i think that i have ...
I ended up transferring the heck out of this school, thank goodness. They wanted to expel me for having a seizure disorder. They had warned me after m...
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