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Most Helpful Review for Emerson College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Erika from Trainer, PA
  • 35 out of 35 people found this review helpful

Emerson is teaching me a great deal about the arts that I was never able to learn in my basic college-prep high school program. As a Writing, Literature, and Publishing major, I'm learning a lot about how real world events influence the creation of films, theatre, and books.

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  • Rivers from Connecticut
  • Oct-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Emerson College truly does value communication and the arts, both go hand in hand so seamlessly however an education on both together is crucial. Studying at a school with such different majors gives unique perspectives on your own field too and further being in the heart of Boston (it truly is and isn't dramatizing it), truly is amazing to experience. Boston is the best place to attend college and Emerson truly has unique programs that help you focus.

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  • High Schooler
  • Apr-12-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Very friendly. Nice campus. Focused students and excellent class options.

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  • Emily from Campton, NH
  • Mar-19-2014 I am a past student here

    Emerson College's Film Program is a great place for determined artists to find their voice and hone their filmmaking skills. The professor's are all very attentive and try their best to help each student get the education they need in any given class. Overall the academics and vibrant Boston cityscape make it a great place for students that know where they want to go in their careers.

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  • Dakota from Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Jan-08-2014 I am a current student here

    Emerson is a very open-minded college in a beautiful city with a lot of opportunities to get involved. The classes are challenging the the way that's rewarding, not horror-inducing, and the dorms are actually big and cozy with a lot of storage room. It may be expensive, but everything course-wise and beyond is worth the cost.

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  • Brian from Seattle, WA
  • Dec-29-2013 I am a current student here

    Emerson College is a school that has not only provided me with courses on topics and curriculum that I thoroughly enjoy, but a school that has provided me with people that I have come to love. Everyone at Emerson is so different from each other, and it provides a plethora of perspectives and experiences for you to learn from. All in all, the education, the location, and people who attend Emerson make the expenses worth it.

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  • Chelsea from Guilford, CT
  • Dec-21-2013 I am a current student here

    Emerson is the heart of the next generation of artists in Boston, MA. With its energetic atmosphere and determined student body, it is clear that these students will go far. The tight-knit community and work ethic reflects the passion of all individuals working towards similar goals.

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  • Amanda from Scarborough, ME
  • Jul-03-2013 I am a current student here

    Emerson is an innovative, specialized school that works hard to make every one of their programs the best they can be. You will also form connections that will help you immensely in your future careers. If Emerson has what you would like to study, you probably won't find a better school.

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  • Sarah from Austin, TX
  • Jun-13-2013 I am a current student here

    A dedicated community of artistic students who value the opportunities given to them. Filled with diverse studies and interesting class choices, it's hard not to find something you'll like. Most students who attend have a clear idea of where they want to go and what they want to do.

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  • Kimberly
  • May-26-2013 I am a current student here

    Emerson College is a great school for people that are really interested in a particular communication or arts field. Great faculty and worthwhile classes and co-curriculars. Students can be competitive, but there are also more relaxed students as well.

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  • Jasmine from Chula Vista, CA
  • May-24-2013 I am a current student here

    Emerson is a very welcoming place with a lot of students who are very passionate about what they do. There is not as much diversity as I would like, but as a minority student I have never felt alienated by my peers. Its a great place to get hands on experience in your field and network with alumni who are the leaders in whichever industry you plan on joining.

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