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The Illinois Institute of Technology

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at IIT

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringA+
Business - Management and AdministrationA
Chemical EngineeringA
Civil EngineeringA+
Computer EngineeringA-
Computer ScienceA-
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentA+
Industrial DesignA
Mechanical EngineeringA+
Political ScienceA+

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Surrounding City

... Chicago, however, is a great city and the faculty are really helpful and interesting ...Read full comment
... If you want something to do you have to go to the city ...Read full comment
... PRO's Its located in the city, so its much better than living in a suburban or rural setting ...Read full comment
... LOVE the access to the city ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city has a lot to offer but the campus is not intersting, students find their way downtown to look for excitement ...Read full comment
... Sometimes it feels like they are more worried about what big shot people in either the city or certain companies feel about the university rather ...Read full comment
... Exploring the city is also a constant source of entertainment ...Read full comment
I have had a wonderful time at IIT. The coursework is VERY challenging and there is a lot of time spent studying, but that is to be expected since it...Read full comment
... If you can get time to spend in Chicago, it is a great city ...Read full comment
This one of the greatest schools in the Midwest and even for MIT we are considered competition in the Midwest area. I just hope people will quit criti...Read full comment
... ) :: -Chicago is an amazing city ...Read full comment
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