The School of Visual Arts
The School of Visual Arts - Extra Detail about the Comment|
|Educational Quality||B||Faculty Accessibility||F|
|Useful Schoolwork||C-||Excess Competition||B-|
|Academic Success||B-||Creativity/ Innovation||C+|
|Individual Value||F||University Resource Use||F|
|Campus Aesthetics/ Beauty||F||Friendliness||F|
|Campus Maintenance||F||Social Life||F|
|Surrounding City||A||Extra Curriculars||F|
|Describes the student body as:|
Friendly, Broken Spirit
Describes the faculty as:
The real problem is the school administration. There is a total lack of respect for the student. There are administrators with substance abuse issues, others who do not want to hear about any problems and as such will not provide assistance to the students. There are policy abuses and downright unprofessional attitudes. You truly feel that you are nothing but a bag of money to them.
While I have learned a lot during my four years and am now a working professional, I can truly say that it was one of the most frustrating experiences of my life and one which if I could I would prevent others from having to go through. It did teach me a lot though. I learned how to deal with incompetence, arrogance, and ignorance. Also, living in NYC without any true support mechanism for student ps (other than a small, run-down student center) is non-existant. So, should you survive it, you learn to be very self-sufficient as well.