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Most Helpful Review for Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Aaron from Farmington Hills, MI
  • 93 out of 93 people found this review helpful

MIT is the #1 Engineering school in the nation and perhaps the world. However, even those studying other subjects have come to a University that pushes the limits of time management and, quite plainly, one's genius. This University requires its students pass Calculus I and II, Physics I and II, Biology, and Chemistry to graduate, which says a lot about the emphasis on learning.

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  • Ye-jun
  • May-25-2017 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Simply put, it is one of my dream schools. The more I research it, the more alluring it looks. Yet at the same time it looks more and more challenging to get admitted.

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  • Muskan from Morrisville, NC
  • Nov-16-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    MIT is a great institution with some of the best teachers. Research program is great! Hard to get into :(

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  • Ayo
  • Sep-14-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    MIT is a really good school. But when I read the essay of some students that got in, it seems like they are Einstein or something. I believe that with God, an average student who is focused and determined can get into MIT.

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  • stanley
  • Aug-07-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    everyone there seemed peculiar, but in a very good way. the atmosphere is one of a true passion for learning and having fun while learning. mit is most definitely my top choice.

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  • alicia from oh
  • Jul-29-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    mit is all about constructive chaos. the institute provides the resources and environment you need to be creative/innovative then they just kinda yell "go". in a sense, you're on your own to pave your path and make the most of the opportunities, but there's also plenty of help if you seek it.

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  • nick from auburndale, ma
  • May-18-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    the school is full of creative students. i have a couple of friends who really enjoy it here, but it is very tough as well. the teachers are some of the most intelligent people on the planet who welcome students to do research with them.

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  • Meaghan from North Scituate, RI
  • Feb-06-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    People here seemed very hard working, and very quirky, but in a good way. This place would be great for those planning to work with others. Lots of research opportunities are available.

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