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The University of California - Santa Barbara

Economics Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 15/0
Student Surveys
(in Economics)
15
Males: 9, Females: 6
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.0
 

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.0 High
Actual difficulty:4.1 High
Students found the coursework to be harder than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Economics:

Don't be afraid to get involved in campus activities beyond the parties and general roommate socializing. Looking back I wished I had stayed in the o...
Absolutely the best decision of my life to come to this AMAZING school. I have made the best friends ever, friendships that will last life long. My ma...
The University of California Santa Barbara has a lot to offer. It is an amazing mixture of rigorous academics, amazing geographic location, and a grea...
I think UCSB was the single best experience of my life. I have done some amazing things over the years, but the memories and friends I have made at U...
Alot of people claim this school to be a party school. There is some truth to this but the academic programs are very rigorous and it does have an ex...
UCSB is a great place to go to college. How many places can you go to college that have their own beach, awesome atmosphere, beautiful city, and an o...
UCSB has a prime location. I have a view of the ocean from my dorm room. There is a fabulous night life. However if partying is not your thing, you...
I am a transfer student. When I first went to Isla Vista, I was horrified at how dumpy the place was. Thank God I came here though. I am having th...
This place is WHITE! I saw a couple of colored people! Stuck up white people!
This is advice for people that are going to be living on campus: One thing I've realized about my first year of college is that the "academic ratin...
I find the University of California Santa Barbara to be a University that provides a very good education in a gorgeous setting. The students here are...
This has turned out to be an excellent school with exactly the right balance between academic rigour and fun. Student body is intelligent, friendly an...
(parent perspective)My son is a freshman at UCSB this year (now a sophomore due to AP credits). He was accepted to Berkeley, Pepperdine, San Diego St...
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