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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for Drexel University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: DragonLove from Philadelphia, PA
  • 59 out of 63 people found this review helpful

Going into Drexel, I expected to get my degree without working too hard to get it. Let me tell you after a year of experience, that will NOT be the case if you come to school here! Regardless of your major, you will study and learn a lot! We're on a ten week quarter system so our classes are very fast-paced, but still manageable.

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  • Dilnozakhon from Philadelphia, PA
  • I am a current student here

    Drexel has rigorous programs that encourage students to learn as much as possible about the career paths they decide to follow. The professors are understanding and are willing to help in every way they can. The entire area is very safe at daytime and at night time due to the safety precautions Drexel takes.

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  • Oludamilare from Silver Spring, MD
  • I am a current student here

    Drexel University has a great academic program, especially for pursuing a career in the STEM field. The institution has a high focus on readying students for their post-college, professional careers. Drexel is also has one of the highest concentration of international students, so you have a great opportunity to experience and appreciate various cultures from around the world.

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  • Kristina from NC
  • I am a current student here

    Drexel is fast-paced and is known for its co-op program. There are also lots of different clubs and programs created to help people socialize and explore other interests. However, there is definitely a bureaucratic leadership that creates what we call the "Drexel Shaft."

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  • Kijika - San Leandro, CA
  • I am a current student here

    Drexel is a diverse and intellectually stimulating community. The university has top tier academics and an amazing co-op program that almost ensures their graduates a job out of college. While drexel is academically challenging, there is a harmonious balance between social life and school.

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  • corinne from branchburg, nj
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    this school appears to be the best school that i visited in my college search. the programs, facilities, food and services were all awesome. the downside is the exorbitant cost which makes attending this school unattainable for many.

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  • brooke
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    drexel is an amazing school with so many opportunities!

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  • purnima from old forge, pa
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    absolutely love the feel of the campus. everyone, from financial aid to strangers on the street, was so helpful when i visited for accepted students day. can't wait to be a dragon this upcoming fall!

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  • Kevin from Sewell, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    This is a great school, pride in students who choose to Be Different with hard work ethics. The co-op program within the school is outstanding and will give on the job experience throughout the years of schooling, preparing for jobs better than any other college or university. The location, the city of Philadelphia, is one of the best cities in the United States, just a subway ride away from historic Old Philadelphia and more modern Love Park this is a great city in which to get a college education.

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  • Xavier from Littlestown, PA
  • I am a current student here

    Drexel is an incredible school because of its focus on experiential learning. Students here have a huge advantage over their peers if they take advantage of the co-ops. Some can graduate with up to a year and a half of major-related job experience.

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  • Alyssa from Bensalem, PA
  • I am a current student here

    Drexel University is a competitive division I university that strives to ensure the success of each of its students. Drexel provides opportunities for the professional, academic, intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth of its students. Drexel prepares you for the real world.

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