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Most Helpful Review for Texas A & M University-College Station
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Bryn from Dallas, TX
  • 81 out of 83 people found this review helpful

I'm a chemical engineering major, which in my opinion is the hardest major at school not only because of the homework but because it challenges you to think in a completely new way. While other schools might emphasize by-the-book engineering, you're tested on your knowledge of concepts rather than the actual material. This encourages you to apply what you learn in real-life situations, preparing you for the corporate world where an engineering mistake could cost lives. I really enjoy this major and am learning a lot about myself as well as about my engineering field!

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Michelle from San Antonio, TX
  • Oct-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Traditions are the heart of A&M and networking is the pulse of the university. Everyone is friendly and there is so much to do on campus. The university also offers lots of resources that you might not even think of!

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  • Samantha from San Antonio, TX
  • Oct-04-2014 I am a current student here

    TAMU is a very welcoming community. The professors are all interested in helping you in any way that they can and there's always something to do on campus. You won't have a hard time finding your spot here.

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  • Jessie from TX
  • Sep-28-2014 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    This school is the number one school I really want to go to. I like the culture of the school Can't wait to go visit the AGGIES!!!!!!

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  • Emily from Austin, TX
  • Sep-09-2014 I am a current student here

    Texas A&M is full of tradition, friendliness, and great people. It is a very large school but by being involved and getting to know others it can seem much more comfortable and a great college experience.

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  • Laura from College Station, TX
  • Aug-26-2014 I am a current student here

    Texas A&M in College Station is a very large campus with over 50,000 people in its student body and a strong Corps and military service tradition. It is a very conservative campus overall, but there are some opportunities for more liberally-minded or minority students if they are willing to go the extra mile to find existing organizations or create their own and are willing to face the challenges of even existing on a large, conservative campus. One of the best parts about Texas A&M is its football and other campus traditions, and the sense of an Aggie community through that, including Yell Practice.

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  • Keara from TX
  • Aug-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Texas A&M is great school for those looking for a school with lots of people and a friendly atmosphere. There are a lot of clubs to get involved in, and the campus is very safe.

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  • Amber from Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • Aug-11-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Texas A&M has strong tradition and amazing amounts of school spirit. The programs they offer are way greater than I expected. The Corps of Cadets program seems like a perfect fit for me after touring the campus with a Corps staff member.

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  • Dominic from Sugar Land, TX
  • Aug-10-2014 I am a current student here

    You can go many places for great academics--and Texas A&M certainly doesn't disappoint when it comes to the caliber of it's teachers or it's out-of class scholastic opportunities--, but you'd be hard-pressed to find such a tightly-knit community as the Aggies. Going to Texas A&M is not something that affects only four years of your life; it's something that provides networking and opportunities that last a lifetime. That, more than anything, sets A&M apart as a great university.

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  • Kyle from Sugar Land, TX
  • Aug-10-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I just love how friendly the people there are. Also the campus is beautiful.

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  • Michelle from Fort Worth, TX
  • Aug-07-2014 I am a current student here

    A&M may be in a little town in the middle of nowhere but it has a lot to offer on it's huge campus. Most of it's programs are some of the best and the Aggie Network is as pervasive as it's hyped up to be. If you're looking for great camaraderie or if you're just looking for a quality education without defaulting on student loans, Texas A&M can easily be the school for you.

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