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The University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign

Engineering Department Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 11/7
Student Surveys
(in Engineering Department)
18
Males: 14, Females: 4
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.0
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign
 B+
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
University of California - Berkeley
 A-
Stanford University
 B+
Cornell University
 A-
University of Southern California
 B+
University of Wisconsin - Madison
 A-
Loyola University - Chicago
 B
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.2 High
Actual difficulty:4.7 Highest
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 English10-20%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Engineering Department:

Best School Ever!
I am currently a senior at U of I and am just glad that I will soon be leaving this dump. The education can be rewarding depending on your department...
Best School Ever!
Try as much as possible to take classes that interest you, even if not directly related to your major. Those extra classes and/or activities may spar...
Best School Ever!
As an agricultural engineering student, I can say that participating in a major that hasn't had a department head in years is probably the most work y...
Good school, good nightlife
Best School Ever!
It is a research oriented university, one should definitely seek graduate studies more than undergraduation.
Best School Ever!
UIUC has been a horror the entire body of education law is designed to require not ever be possible. I am still via FOIA and otherwise finding stalki...
Wow. Some of the comments here shocked me. The first thing to realize is that there are a LOT of students here. We have the biggest greek system an...
Best School Ever!
Engineering at Illinois is a rigorous yet fruitful experience. The thing I like best about UIUC is that you can get an amazing education, and also bec...
Its a great university with some of the best programs in engineering in the world. UIUC rocks
Best School Ever!
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