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The University of California - Berkeley

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityF Faculty AccessibilityF
Useful SchoolworkC+ Excess CompetitionC
Academic SuccessB- Creativity/ InnovationD+
Individual ValueF University Resource UseA+
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyB+ FriendlinessC
Campus MaintenanceA- Social LifeB
Surrounding CityB+ Extra CurricularsB
SafetyB
Describes the student body as:
Arrogant

Describes the faculty as:
Arrogant, Condescending, Unhelpful, Self Absorbed

Female
Not so bright
Lowest Rating
Educational Quality
F
Highest Rating
University Resource Use
A+
She cares more about Educational Quality than the average student.
Date: Jun 17 2004
Major: Psychology (This Major's Salary over time)
The Psychology Program at CAL is massive in size making it a very impersonal experience. Even in upper division courses, the average class size is close to 300, making professors very hard to get a hold of. Most of the teaching is actually done by GSI's (graduate student instructors) Professors dont read papers, grade tests or involve themselves on the actual innerworkings of the class. Most of the staff is focused on their research, so if you're interested in research more than class learning than this program may still work for you. If you're the type of student who prefers one on one attention and smaller class sizes, I wouldnt recommend UC Berkeley Psych.
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