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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2011

Stony Brook is an excellent blend of the big college social experience with the medium college academic experience.

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Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2011

Stony Brook is an excellent blend of the big college social experience with the medium college academic experience.

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Degree: Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Graduation Year: 2014

SBU is a great place for grad students who want teaching experience-in my department, I was given a variety of courses to,teach, grad students work both as TAs and as professor. Other oopportunities are also given to students as they advance.

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Degree: English
Graduation Year: 1999

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My college experience was fantastic. I completed my 4 years in a row. I got a lot of help academically and professionally. I made a lot of friends and joined a lot of groups on campus. The school was a great fit for me. The professors were amazing.

Would you get the same degree if you could start over?

If I were to go back to school, I would choose a different major; probably Business instead of English.

What advice can you offer other students?

When you decide to go to college, you should really think hard about what you want to do with the rest of your life and what you enjoy doing before it's time for you to declare a major. I would also recommend a minor.

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Degree: Human Resources
Graduation Year: 2009

Tell us about your college experience.

Very friendly atmosphere, helpful staff

Would you get the same degree if you could start over?

Yes, it is what I wanted

What advice can you offer other students?

Don't take student loans

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Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2008

The school was a good fit due to cost. I finished an undergraduate and masters with only ~$10k in debt. If I could go back, I would have studied medicine, but it seemed hard and I was lazy. My advice: do what you like, not what you think will make you money.

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