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Most Helpful Review for Michigan Technological University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Charles from Midland, MI
  • 13 out of 13 people found this review helpful

Michigan Tech has a reputation of being a tough school and it's reputation is well earned. Every class I've taken has been a challenge but nothing too extreme. The university takes academic dishonestly very seriously and strives to ensure that every grade is well earned and up to snuff with what's demanded in the real world. Despite all of this, it was an easy transition from high school. Michigan Tech has dedicated learning centers for each field of study, staffed with students who know the material backwards and forwards. There's always someone to help you with something. The biggest mistake...

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  • Sabrina from Coldwater, MI
  • Dec-26-2015 I am a current student here

    Michigan Tech is really a great place to start if you are interested in any sort of STEM degree. The work load isn't bad and the people here are really encouraging in your studies. There are so many opportunities as well to get involved in your degreee whether it is through organizations, enterprise teams or jobs.

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  • Emma from Madison, WI
  • Mar-02-2015 I am a current student here

    Michigan Tech is a fantastic school for any nerdy, snow-loving, future engineer. The medium size allows you to connect personally with professors but also access resources not found at smaller schools. The academics are challenging but will amply prepare you for a job in the real world.

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  • Jessica from Highlands Ranch, CO
  • Jan-08-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The campus, despite being freakishly far away from any major city or sign of civilization, is beautiful and every experience I have had in the community has been a good one.

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  • Ryan from Linden, MI
  • Jul-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Easily one of the best engineering schools in the nation. However, even though they do have good facilities for other majors, if you're not an engineering major then you're going to constantly be in the background to the university. Don't let that sway you from coming her though, this is an excellent school.

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  • Student from Midland, MI
  • May-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Michigan Tech is a very unique institution. The people of the university and of the local area are very welcoming and pleasant. The opportunities offered here are unlimited.

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  • Crystal
  • Mar-26-2014 I am a current student here

    Michigan Tech is a spectacular school full of dedicated and knowledgeable professors. They are a school devoted to the success of their students by providing many opportunities, such as learning centers, a success center, academic advisers, and teacher office hours, to get help in all school subjects and other aspects of student life. Overall, Michigan Tech, in their slogan, is a â??crazy smartâ?? school.

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  • ASHISH SAKSULE from India
  • Dec-06-2013 I am a current student here

    MTU HAS SUCH A BEST FACILITIES AND WETHER HERE IS AWESOME. LOCATION: City: Houghton State/Province: Michigan

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  • AC
  • Sep-23-2013 I am a current student here

    At Michigan Tech, there are always things to do, because the location is ideal for the outdoor activities. Everyone is extremely nice and accepting, especially they are the down-to-earth type of people. Most importantly the school is perfect for getting the perfect education in the sciences, because there are so many recourses and opportunities to do research in your field.

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  • Todd
  • Aug-06-2013 I am a current student here

    This place is Awful. Houghton will kill your soul and Michigan Tech will put your social life in a freezer. This school is neither elite, nor worth attending.

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  • Kailey from Houghton, MI
  • Aug-04-2013 I am a current student here

    Michigan Technological University is filled with opportunities to strengthen every individual who wants work hard for their degree. A research institute that has such strong bonds with companies, that they will come back to a career fair held up at the tip top of Michigan's borders, tells the story of how much industry believes in this University. The faculty inspires the future here at Tech, but they really inspire their students to become the future, and this University gives all students the opportunity to experience industry, research, and to build leadership skills and be the future.

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