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The Rhode Island School of Design

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityC+ Faculty AccessibilityB-
Useful SchoolworkC+ Excess CompetitionD+
Academic SuccessB Creativity/ InnovationC+
Individual ValueB University Resource UseD+
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyB+ FriendlinessB
Campus MaintenanceB+ Social LifeC
Surrounding CityC Extra CurricularsD
SafetyB-
Describes the student body as:
Afraid

Describes the faculty as:
Friendly, Self Absorbed

Female
SAT:1210
Quite Bright
Lowest Rating
Extra Curriculars
D
Highest Rating
Campus Aesthetics/ Beauty
B+
She cares more about University Resource Use than the average student.
Major: Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etc (This Major's Salary over time)
Don't underestimate the importance of picking the right major. Three years of your time at RISD will be spent in this department, so you want to make sure it is a good fit! I cannot stress enough that this will truly make or break your experience at this school.

Advice: Go with a fine arts major if you are unsure about your focus. This will allow you to explore yourself a bit more within a less rigid environment. The design majors tend be fairly strict in their methods, most often it's their way or no way. If you do pick one of these majors be sure not to compromise your convictions for your grade point average. It's your education, you may as well have a little fun with it!
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