StudentsReview :: The University of Southern California
  
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
University of California -- Berkeley, CA
New York University -- New York, NY
Stanford University -- Stanford, CA


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


The University of Southern California

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityA+ Faculty AccessibilityB
Useful SchoolworkA Excess CompetitionA
Academic SuccessA Creativity/InnovationA-
Individual ValueA University Resource UseA
Campus Aesthetics/BeautyB FriendlinessA
Campus MaintenanceA- Social LifeA-
Surrounding CityA+ Extra CurricularsB
SafetyA-
 
Describes the student body as: Friendly, Approachable

Describes the faculty as: Helpful

Male
SAT:
1540
Intelligence
Super Brilliant
Lowest Rating
Faculty Accessibility
B
Highest Rating
Educational Quality
A+
He cares more about Campus Aesthetics/Beauty than the average student.
Major: Electrical Engineering (This Major's Salary over time)
The Engineering School at USC is as good as any in the
country, the coursework and opportunities for undergrads
there rival Stanford or MIT. My degree was very much respected in interviews and I could count on finding sympathetic alumni anywhere I went to work. The prestige
of the school is less pronounced on the East Coast, where
everyone collectively worships the Ivys, but I found
that I learned things getting my BSEE that helped me
embarass and outshine Harvard and MIT PhDs when it came time to actually know something relevant.

You can't ask for a better college setting, and you don't
need a car to enjoy LA. The bus is cheap and safe and by
the time you finish your reading for class, it will
have brought you to the beach or the clubs and theatres
of Hollywood. Anyone who complains about the lack of a
social scene in a city or a campus as diverse as this
didn't try at all.

Think of USC as MIT but with beautiful girls and nice weather. I had a wonderful time there, and enjoyed being able to catch movies at the film school or watch the football team win when I needed a break from class.

The faculty can be sometimes absorbed with their research
but the school has merit programs to get undergrads involved in that too. Plus, they keep some profs around
who actually love teaching (like Ghandi Puuvada when
I was there.)
Ask a Question or add a response!
The University of Southern California
The University of Southern California
About Us | Advertise! | Press
Send Comments/Suggestions to: sradmin@studentsreview.com.

Copyright © 2000-2014. StudentsReview, All Rights Reserved.
 

 

Disclaimer: StudentsReview makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this site, and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this site. Furthermore, StudentsReview is not affiliated with any University or Institution.

All Universities in California (CA), College Search, College Rankings