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Macalester College

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityC+ Faculty AccessibilityB+
Useful SchoolworkB+ Excess CompetitionC-
Academic SuccessB Creativity/ InnovationB
Individual ValueB University Resource UseB-
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyB- FriendlinessB
Campus MaintenanceC Social LifeB-
Surrounding CityA Extra CurricularsB-
SafetyB+
Describes the student body as:
Friendly, Arrogant, Approachable, Snooty

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

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Excess Competition
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She cares more about Excess Competition than the average student.
Date: May 10 2005
Major: Economics (This Major's Salary over time)
expected much much more from mac and im kinda dispted by the 2 yrs ive spent here. econ is supposed to be one of the most competitive programs but turns out the professors are helpful overall, but the quality of the classes is just so-so. students at mac are smart generally, but not too intelligent in the sense that many fool around and tend to drag the whole school down… diversity is nice here, but obviously isnt everything. im not considering transferring becuz it isnt THAT bad and i think its not worth the time and the fuss, but if you get into a decent top LAC somewhere in the northeast area, by all means GO THERE. the quality of mac, as far as i know, cant really be compared with many of the schools up the NY, CT, MN areas
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commentDo you mean ME? because MN is still Minnesota.
NJ and MA has better LAC schools than NY and CT as far as I have heard.. Nothing compares to Bowdoin though.
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