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3 College Freshman

Academics: Caution: Humanities students beware. I have found that there are actually some good professors in the humanities department, but the engineering program rules the school. I don't think this humanities program challenges you like other schools do. Be prepared for strange looks when you tell people you are in the humanities. People say all the time "well, you're at a tech school" or "this is the school for the kids who are good at math and science," which can really sting if you're not. Also be prepared to attend class with the kids who are the least motivated and interested in learning.

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3 College Sophomore

Facilities: There are some really old facilities on campus.

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3 College Sophomore

Scholarships: There was nothing available for White middle class students.

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3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: Only fast fooed near campus

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Matthew J. Cote
Hometown
Teaneck, NJ
Major
English: Language, Writing, and Rhetoric
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Overall, the students' experience with NCSU is that it provides them with a rich learning environment. Students learn to balance play and work. Some come to NC State because of family tradition, to get away from the cold, or because of the College of Engineering-but whatever the reason is for the individual, positive feedback always finds its way out. Professors at the University will go above and beyond their call of duty. You make lifelong friends, and you have a huge list of organizations to partake in. Whether you're involved in a college sport, student government, or the Agribusiness Club, you will find your niche here among the thousands of students. Some professors will take you under their wing, and you will learn enormous amounts of information from them. These professors will also become lifelong connections who will probably end up writing letters of recommendation for you when it is time for you to find a job.

NC State wants its students to succeed not only in academics, but in life, too. Here you learn important lifelong skills that are essential to your survival in the real world. Classes can be rigorous and stressful, but students find a way to overcome hardships and get through. Professors will push you to do your best, but at the same time, they understand what it was like to be a student. NC State will help you become an expert in your subject of choice, and with the large number of students, you will come out of college ready to work in some of the most diverse settings.

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