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Most Helpful Review for Southwestern College - California
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Michelle from Chula Vista, CA
  • 9 out of 9 people found this review helpful

On my first year at Southwestern College I was in the Transfer Institute Program, which is a one year program designed to increase the number of students transferring to a university. Being in the TI has been a awesome experience and also very helpful. The teachers that I had in the TI were the best teachers that I ever had, they really care about us and our progress.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • maricela from chula vista, ca
  • Apr-18-2016 I am a past student here

    pretty decent community college very clean, professors and staff are pretty knowledgeable, offers a lot of different resources to help the students out. there are plentiful numbers of clubs and organizations you can join that is dedicated to your liking. i would rate the swc 8 out of 10 because parking can be quite a hassle to find especially in the mornings.

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  • Californian in TX
  • Jun-09-2015 I am a past student here

    My time at SWC was the best part of my life, so far. Most of the faculty and staff are extremely warm and helpful. The faculty are professionals in their field, so they share a lot of experience.

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  • FB from Chula Vista, CA
  • Jan-11-2015 I am a current student here

    Despite being a community college, this institution provides a plethora of resources to at reasonable costs. The student body and professors alike are very easy-going but extremely hard-working and determined. This school can help anybody jump-start their future, regardless if they are fresh out of high school or returning to school to start a new career.

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  • Amairani from San Ysidro, CA
  • Oct-15-2014 I am a current student here

    I'm studying Criminal Justice and this college have the best Instructors for this major. It may be a small school but it has at least what students need. This school is so practical that has 4 mini campuses.

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  • Kasey from Chula Vista, CA
  • Oct-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Relatively good programs, excellent Music, Journalism, and Dental Hygiene programs. Southwestern has a beautiful campus environment, complete with a garden. Brand new state-of-the-art football field and Fieldhouse.

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  • Hayley from Chula Vista, CA
  • Jun-04-2014 I am a current student here

    SWC is crowded with not enough parking. Rate my professor is the only way to not get a bad teacher.The cafeteria is bad, but the coffee shop is fabulous.

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  • Venessa from Chula Vista, CA
  • Apr-07-2014 I am a current student here

    This school is a great jumping off point for transfer degrees and further education. The campus is somewhat older, but has a wonderful park-like feel to it, with newer buildings scattered throughout. Overall the professors and staff are top notch and perform their teaching duties well.

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  • Rachel from San Diego, CA
  • Apr-06-2014 I am a current student here

    The Dental Hygiene Program is an outstanding program. The professors take a genuine interest in each student's success. The faculty and staff are friendly, helpful, and professional.

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  • Kevin from Chula Vista, CA
  • Feb-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Average school with some bright spots and some lower points. Professors here rank from some of the best I've had to some of the worst I've had; and everything in between. The overall environment of the school is good.

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