The mission of The Johns Hopkins University is to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for life-long learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world.
|Institution Type:||Private not-for-profit|
|Campus Setting:||Large city|
|Highest Degree Offered:||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
|Level of Institution:||Four or more years|
|School Colors:||Columbia blue and black|
The school is nice, but the city's old and tainted. If you've seen The Wire, it's not much different. You have to be strong and independent, otherwise, the city will swallow you whole. If you're not from the East Coast, go somewhere else. If you're looking to party, go somewhere else. If you're looking to sacrifice your social life for a few years to make something of yourself, come to Baltimore. This city will roughen you up quick.» Read More
Hopkins is in a great area - there's an art museum right by the main campus and Peabody is near downtown. There's shuttle service between all of the campuses so it makes navigating the downtown area pretty easy as well.» Read More