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San Francisco State University

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at SFSU

By Gender
By Major
Art & Design DepartmentC
Business - Management and AdministrationB-
Computer ScienceA-
Electrical EngineeringC-
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
Industrial DesignD-
Interior DesignB
Language - French/Spanish/etc.C
Mechanical EngineeringC+
Music - PerformanceC+
Natural ResourcesB-
Political ScienceB
Urban PlanningB-

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Collaboration/Competitive compared with similar schools in class.

San Francisco State University
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... After I left I got a job right away and I was KILLING the competition ...Read full comment
SFSU is located in the amazing city of San Francisco. There is SO much to do in this city and MUNI runs directly in front of the school. Also, there...Read full comment
You are very lucky (if you're gay) that I'm willing to write this opinion. When I decided to attend SFSU there were not many people whom I can rely o...Read full comment
Unless you are someone who is more interested in the night life in San Francisco and you are over 21 do NOT go to this school. I'm lucky that I only h...Read full comment
Not too many parties unless you know people who know people. A lot of cute girls but not very approachable. I can say the reason I love this campus is...Read full comment
I will definitely be transferring next year! After a few years of being at SFSU as an engineering major, I'm sick of the budget cuts, hard to get cl...Read full comment
I came here as a transfer student, I've found it totally hard to make friends and spend more time studying than I do out and about in the city which i...Read full comment
The urban studies (planning) program failed to provide sufficient coursework to prepare students for the field of city/regional planning. In addition,...Read full comment
i hate to say it, but i'm a graduate from SFSU. you know how sometimes when you go somewhere, you just, kind of get "stuck"? well, that's what happe...Read full comment
I think its safe to say that San Francisco State is a slacker school. I chose to come here because I thought I'd meet some really interesting, unique ...Read full comment
... All of the music students work together with very little competition ...Read full comment
SFSU. I went to this school to live in San Francisco. San Francisco is a great city to live in if you want adventure during college. There is not a da...Read full comment
State's a good school. There's a mall just down the street. There are tons of things to do in the City, and even more in the surrounding Bay Area. Get...Read full comment
When I was searching for schools to go to in high school I would always try to look up reviews online. When I got accepted to SFSU I started to look m...Read full comment
Made the mistake as a returning student of not researching my specific program (anthropology) very well. I had great grades transferring from a city c...Read full comment
SFSU is an ok school. Many people are not very friendly and not very determined either. The campus is small and feels like a concrete block (with some...Read full comment
SFSU is a commuter school. Friday at 3PM the campus becomes dead and when you walk around you feel as if you are the only one there. This school is no...Read full comment
"State" is a pretty average university, I wouldn't really say that it's a great place, but it isn't too bad either. The business department at State i...Read full comment
SFSU has its advantages and disadvantages... It is an extremely diverse campus, with virutally every ethnicity having strong representation. It is loc...Read full comment
Here is my overview: THIS IS NOT A PARTY SCHOOL!!!!!!!!!!! DO NOT come here with the expectation to be partying on campus! Everyone here just has sma...Read full comment
I was also a music major at SF State and experienced similar problems in that department. The office staff, including Mary Ford and Jaime Galli along ...Read full comment
It is really sad that such a mediocre university would be found in such an awesome cultural center. San Francisco is such a great place with astoundin...Read full comment
I attended SFSU last year and due to my lack of motivation, I am now at City College of San Francisco where I am much more focused and where I am doin...Read full comment
I love the Geography department at SFSU. I switched from Environmental Studies to Geography because of the professors. Like any university, there are ...Read full comment
The school by it self is good and there are a lot of great profs. Generally the academics is really easy. However, don't expect much from the social a...Read full comment
This is my first year at SFSU and I am loving it here. I think there are a few reasons why my first year has been better than some other freshmen I k...Read full comment
Let me say that I completely agree with the other positives! Here's my story. I was a double major at SFSU in Music and Hospitality Management (entre...Read full comment
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