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The University of Colorado - Boulder

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at COLORADO-Boulder

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By Gender
MalesB
FemalesB-
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringC
AnthropologyB+
ArchitectureA+
Art & Design DepartmentC
AstronomyC
BiologyC+
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Chemical EngineeringA-
ChemistryB+
Civil EngineeringC
CommunicationsC
Computer EngineeringB-
Computer ScienceC-
EconomicsB+
Electrical EngineeringA-
Engineering DepartmentB
EnglishB-
FinanceB
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcC+
Geography and GeosciencesA-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)B-
JournalismB-
KinesiologyB
Language - French/Spanish/etc.A
LinguisticsB+
MathC
Mechanical EngineeringB+
NutritionB-
OtherB+
Perfomance ArtsA
PhilosophyA-
PhysicsB+
Political ScienceB+
PreLaw and LegalC
PreMed and MedicalC+
PsychologyD
Social WorkB-
SociologyB-
UndecidedB

Against similar schools

Collaboration/Competitive compared with similar schools in class.

University of Colorado - Boulder
 B
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B

University of California - Berkeley
 B
University of California - Los Angeles
 B-
University of Southern California
 B+
Harvard University
 B
Stanford University
 B+
University of California - Santa Barbara
 B+
University of Colorado - Denver
 B+
F
A+

Collaboration/Competitive

ITs the shit, minutes outta the mountains, city revolves are campus and the school couldnt look tighter. GO BuffsRead full comment
I was very happy after compeleting a year at this university. I got good grades/ was able to get a good education while being able to enjoy life! I fe...Read full comment
Everyone at this school is snooty and arrogant. Rich kids who have never worked a day in their lives and are sent here by their parents who foster th...Read full comment
Boulder is a beautiful, liberal city to go to school in. The atmosphere is intellectual and fun-loving at the same time. I loved it. Read full comment
I should have worked with REAL career counselors and taken some of the available tools like the Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator to get a feel for who I r...Read full comment
If I had to compare CU Boulder to anything, I'd compare it to a high school. There are the "cool" kids and the "nerds" and the "in-betweens"; so basi...Read full comment
Beware Freshman students. This may not be the University of your dreams that you think it is before you get here. If you are from out of state, you ...Read full comment
I used this website three years ago when deciding where to go to school, and I was initially warned away from CU by all the negative reviews here. How...Read full comment
While the University itself offered a good education, I was miserable all 4 years at this school. Despite Boulder's reputation as a liberal, "hippy" t...Read full comment
UCB is for the adventurous. It is a beautiful University in a gorgeous city, with access to multiple out-door activities. The students and staff are...Read full comment
I came to CU through an unorthodox path to college, and it was only my third choice of schools. Now that i'm here, though, I wouldn't rather be doing ...Read full comment
i HATED cu. it had nothing to do with the city, i absolutley adore boulder. it had everything to do with the people and academic atmosphere. CU is rea...Read full comment
CU SUCKS. Ok boulder is an awesome city and it looks awesoem along wiht the scenery, but the life here is just bad. IF you are not a frat person,(and ...Read full comment
CU Boulder is, in general, a very strong sciences school. If you are in to science and engineering you can learn a lot, and you probably will work qu...Read full comment
For most majors, the first year or two will be spent almost completely in large lecture halls. Be comfortable with this, if you come here, or you won...Read full comment
I just finished my first semester at CU, and I hated it. I hated it so much after the first month I decided to transfer. This school is full of upper ...Read full comment
If you're from Colorado, CU Boulder is a good choice. Don't come here if you're from out of state though, unless you have a lot of money and just w...Read full comment
I'm from New York. Went to boarding school in the north east. This school is awesome because it's in the city of boulder, but it really ends there. Th...Read full comment
If I have ever seen a campus designed for people to drink and get high and nothing else, this is it. Given I did a lot of those things before I came ...Read full comment
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