|Major: Geography and Geosciences (This Major's Salary over time)|
|Gender: Female||This person cares more about Safety than the average student.|
University Resource Use F
|Describes the student body mostly as:|
Describes the faculty mostly as:
Faculty Accessibility A+
|How this student rated the school:|
|Educational Quality||A- ||Faculty Accessibility||A+ |
|Useful Schoolwork||B ||Excess Competition||A- |
|Academic Success||A- ||Creativity/Innovation||A- |
|Individual Value||B ||University Resource Use||F |
|Campus Aesthetics/Beauty||F ||Friendliness||A- |
|Campus Maintenance||F ||Social Life||B |
|Surrounding City||C ||Extra Curriculars||B |
loved the block plan (one-class-at-a-time, where each class takes 18
days). It afforded me opportunities to travel with my
classes that would never have been possible at a different
school. A few classes were harder this way (Calculus
and foreign language for me), but those were still completely
I was actually a double-major (Art in
addition to Geology), and all of the ratings I gave
for “My Department” actually apply to both departments. For
all departments I came in contact with, for that matter.
One thing you do have to be prepared for is
that your social life may not be handed to you.
I heard others complain about the lack of things
to do in Mount Vernon. I, personally, never had
this problem, but I also don't require a big city
to be amused. You do have to actually try
to find things to do from time to time.
Both Cedar Rapids and Iowa City are within half an
hour to 45 minutes away.