Which College to Attend?
I am currently attending DePaul University in Chicago but there are just too many commuter students and there is no sense of community. I currently have a 3.5 GPA and am majoring in Political Science with the desire to attend Law School after completing my undergraduate degree. I have been considering Drake University in Des Moines. The school is much smaller than DePaul but seems to have better academics and is cheaper since the tuition hike at DePaul. Let me know what you think and provide reasons please!! Thanks!!
Asked By: Jeff - 8/19/2011
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Drake is a good school, but DePaul is supposed to be better in academics. DePaul is ranked on a national scale and Drake is ranked on regional scale. I can understand wanting to go to a smaller school with a community feel. I know some people that say attending DePaul is like going to a job... More
Answered By: Kevin Griffin - 8/20/2011
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If academics are your main concern, I would stick with DePaul. The name carries more recognition. Regarding the social life, going to a smaller college isn't a guarantee that the social life will improve.
Answered By: John - 8/21/2011
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