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Southern Polytechnic State University

How this student rated the school
Educational QualityC- Faculty AccessibilityB+
Useful SchoolworkB+ Excess CompetitionC+
Academic SuccessB+ Creativity/ InnovationB+
Individual ValueA University Resource UseF
Campus Aesthetics/ BeautyF FriendlinessA-
Campus MaintenanceC+ Social LifeF
Surrounding CityD+ Extra CurricularsC
SafetyC-
Describes the student body as:
Friendly, Afraid, Approachable

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

Female
SAT1100
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Lowest Rating
University Resource Use
F
Highest Rating
Individual Value
A
She cares more about Campus Aesthetics/ Beauty than the average student.
Date: Dec 07 2008
Major: Mechanical Engineering (This Major's Salary over time)
Let me tell you about SPSU…When I first went to SPSU, I was told about the high quality of the school. Not so much the case. In advanced classes, calculus is over looked and it is not expected of the students to know. It helps if you want it easy, but what employer will respect that? The classes are dummied down for the students here, and many of them need it. I guess thats what the Technology tacked on to the end of your engineering degree stands for. As far as the teachers are, they are all very friendly. Some of them are no smarter than the students attending the school and should be teaching at a technical school somewhere. I have one teacher at the school who actually takes 5 points from your final grade per absence. Sounds childish to me. They give parking tickets like that is their only source of income. Their technology university status should be smacked down because of their lack of it. Its my 3rd year in college and my 1st semester in SPSU. I feel like I was tricked into going here. Thought I'd catch a break here vs. Tech, and believe me, I caught a break all right. If your considering GA Tech, go for tech or you'll regret it like I do.
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