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Academic Rigor
4.3333
Dorm Life
1.1250
Food and Dining
3.8750
Bang for the buck
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Clubs and Activities
3.5000
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Most Helpful Review for Merritt College
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Gabriel from Oakland, CA
  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful

I got accepted to 6 colleges after high school but I did not feel ready for any so I came here. I definitely grew my writing, critical thinking, math, and science skills through Merritt and the Peralta district.

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  • Nicole from Oakland, CA
  • Dec-30-2015 I am a current student here

    Merritt college is an amazing community college. It's filled with amazing staff who are willing to help the students. I love the atmosphere and the beautiful Scenic views.

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  • Peter from Oakland, CA
  • Feb-16-2014 I am a current student here

    Merritt College is excellent. I have been a student here for over full year, experienced various areas of study with several different professors, and am very satisfied with the level and quality of education being offered. The facilities are well maintained, professors extremely knowledgeable, and the college as a whole is very accessible to the community.

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  • Jonta from Oakland, CA
  • Jul-05-2013 I am a current student here

    Many of the teachers classes i have attended have a problem-posing style of teaching, thriving the student mind to learn for him or herself more about any aspect of history, science and overall life.

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  • Jordan from Berkeley, CA
  • Dec-22-2012 I am a current student here

    I love Merritt College in Oakland, CA. It is very calm and the teachers really care about their students. It is a great school to go to if you are a motivated student.

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  • Andy from Oakland, CA
  • Nov-26-2012 I am a current student here

    It is a wonderful campus that's currently remodeling the older infrastructure. The teachers and professors here, especially in the health sciences department are extraordinary. The faculty is always willing and providing help to students.

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  • Jasmine from Concord, CA
  • Apr-29-2012 I am a current student here

    I would rate Merritt College a 5. There are very good professors that teach at Merritt College and for the most part the people arer friendly.

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  • Kenneth from Oakland, CA
  • Apr-01-2012 I am a current student here

    I rate Merritt College an A plus so far it's unique in that the beautiful location on top of hill with fantastic views. I am in a substance abuse program with Dr. Love who's a great educator, I've learned so much in this my second semester here and am looking forward to finishing the program. I feel this program is my calling and I'm listening all the way!

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