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Most Helpful Review for San Jose State University
  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: John from Los Gatos, CA
  • 39 out of 41 people found this review helpful

This is a good local school for those living in the Greater San Jose Area. Many of my friends plan on going here. It offers many different majors, although it is known primarily for its Business, Engineering, Computer Science, Art, Music, and Dance programs. It is a solid school. I don't think you could go wrong at this school.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Amm6ie
  • Feb-21-2018 I am a current student here

    There are lots of events on campus. Many people on campus are friendly and unafraid. A nice open campus to discover yourself on.

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  • College Student
  • Jan-17-2018 I am a current student here

    San Jose State University is absolutely outstanding. It has so many opportunities for students to have a better academic standing as well as getting involved in the community. It is an affordable for students like me, looking for education without breaking the bank.

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  • Carolyn from North Hills, CA
  • Oct-11-2017 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I have toured this campus just this summer and I felt welcomed immediately. There is a great environment in which one can feel as if they are at a home away from home. I hope the school accepts me as one of their future students someday.

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  • Erica from Belmont, CA
  • Mar-31-2017 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I am considering this school for an education degree(to be an elementary school teacher) and I really love choir, I've been to this campus before and it is very large but I liked the feel to the campus. For students currently attending; Are majoring in education or are in the school choir? What do you guys think them?

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  • graciela from seaside, ca
  • Aug-09-2016 I am a current student here

    my first year at san jose has been all i could have imagined. the professors are enlightening and the counselors are always there to help. as for the students, this school is very diverse. i have met people from all over the states, and found lifelong friends.

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  • brian from san jose, ca
  • Jul-17-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    san jose state is a great school. they provide many resources for students to be successful. although college is hard, there are always something fun to do there such as participating in clubs and sports.

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  • currentstudentq
  • Jul-13-2016 I am a current student here

    san jose state lies in the heart of silicon valley and truly represents what life is like in the bay area with its very diverse student population and its connections to big employers. the school offers wide range of majors to choose from. but class registration can be a hassle if you are not on the priority list, making it hard to get into your preferred classes. one last note, it's a great school for international students.

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  • cheyanne from san bruno, ca
  • May-12-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    i love san jose state because of their campus. i love how in san jose there is so much to do an only an hour away from san francisco. they have great food on campus

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  • Nitza from Pomona, CA
  • Dec-22-2015 I am a current student here

    San Jose State is a great school that offers many different options for students. Students have many different clubs or sports to join. Also, they offer a variety of tutoring services should you need it.

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  • Michael from Richmond, CA
  • Dec-10-2015 I am a current student here

    It isn't the best university around, but holds the best opportunities for stem majors. It doesn't have the best campus, but the students here are nice and open to talk. Even though it isn't a party school SJ can party you just need to be in a frat pr know someone to get you in.

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