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View Poll Results: Which US city has the best colleges??
New York City 44 28.57%
Boston 97 62.99%
Chicago 26 16.88%
Los Angeles 19 12.34%
Washington, D.C. 27 17.53%
Atlanta 13 8.44%
Philadelphia 23 14.94%
Miami 3 1.95%
Houston 10 6.49%
Dallas 4 2.60%
San Francisco 18 11.69%
Austin 8 5.19%
Baltimore 5 3.25%
San Diego 4 2.60%
Nashville 3 1.95%
Columbus 4 2.60%
St. Louis 3 1.95%
Other 19 12.34%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 154. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 03-07-2009, 12:17 AM
 
Location: New York City
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In my opinion,

1. New York City (Columbia, NYU, etc.)
2. Boston (Harvard, MIT, Boston, etc.)
3. Chicago (U. of Chicago, Northwestern, Loyola, etc.)
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Old 03-07-2009, 06:58 AM
 
Location: Dorchester
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The Metro Boston Area:
  • Art Inst: The Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University; independent; undergraduate and graduate; art
  • Babson: Babson College; independent; undergraduate and graduate; Babson Park (near Wellesley, Massachusetts)
  • BAC: Boston Architectural Center; independent; undergraduate and graduate; architecture; interior design
  • Bay: Bay State College; independent; undergraduate 2 year
  • Bentley: Bentley University; independent; undergraduate, graduate; Waltham
  • Berklee: Berklee College of Music; independent; undergraduate; music
  • BFIT: Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology; independent; undergraduate
  • BC: Boston College; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • Boston Cons: The Boston Conservatory; independent; undergraduate and graduate; music
  • BHCC: Bunker Hill Community College; state; undergraduate 2-year
  • Brandeis: Brandeis University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral; Waltham
  • BU: Boston University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • Bridgewater: Bridgewater State College; state; undergraduate, graduate; Bridgewater
  • Cambridge: Cambridge College; independent; undergraduate and graduate
  • Clark: Clark University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral; Worcester
  • Dean: Dean College; independent; undergraduate; Franklin
  • Emerson: Emerson College; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • Emmanuel: Emmanuel College; Independent Roman Catholic; independent; undergraduate and graduate
  • Fenway: Colleges of the Fenway Consortium; collaboration of six colleges: Emmanuel College, Massachusetts College of Art, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Simmons College, Wentworth Institute of Technology, and Wheelock College
  • Fisher: Fisher College; independent; undergraduate
  • Harvard: Harvard University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral; Cambridge
  • Holy Cross: College of the Holy Cross; independent Roman Catholic (Jesuit); undergraduate; Worcester
  • Labouré (http://www.labourecollege.org/ - broken link): Labouré College; independent; undergraduate 2-year; medical
  • Lasell: Lasell College; independent; undergraduate and graduate; Newton
  • Lesley: Lesley University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral; Cambridge
  • Mass Art: Massachusetts College of Art; state; undergraduate and graduate; art
  • Merrimack: Merrimack College; independent Roman Catholic; undergraduate and graduate; North Andover
  • MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral; Cambridge
  • Mt Ida: Mount Ida College; independent; undergraduate; Newton Center
  • NE Art: New England Institute of Art; undergraduate; art and multimedia; Brookline
  • NE Cons: New England Conservatory of Music; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • NE Finance: New England College of Finance; independent; undergraduate 2-year
  • NE Law: New England School of Law; Juris Doctor degree
  • Newbury: Newbury College; independent; undergraduate; Brookline
  • Northeastern: Northeastern University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • PMC: Pine Manor College; independent; undergraduate; Chestnut Hill
  • Roxbury: Roxbury Community College; state; undergraduate 2-year; Roxbury Crossing
  • Salem: Salem State College; state; undergraduate, graduate; Salem
  • Simmons: Simmons College; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • SMFA: School of the Museum of Fine Arts; independent; undergraduate and graduate; art
  • Suffolk: Suffolk University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • Tufts: Tufts University; independent; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral; Medford
  • UMB: University of Massachusetts--Boston; state; undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral
  • Wellesley: Wellesley College; independent; undergraduate; Wellesley
  • Wheaton: Wheaton College; independent; undergraduate; Norton
  • Wheelock: Wheelock College; independent; undergraduate and graduate
  • WIT: Wentworth Institute of Technology; independent; undergraduate
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Old 03-07-2009, 09:58 AM
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Location: Oakland
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Colleges in the Bay Area (list taken from wikipedia):

Public:

* Berkeley City College
* Cabrillo College
* California Maritime Academy
* California State University, East Bay (Hayward)
* Cañada College
* Chabot College
* City College of San Francisco
* College of Alameda
* College of Marin
* College of San Mateo
* Contra Costa College
* De Anza College
* Diablo Valley College
* Evergreen Valley College
* Foothill College
* Laney College
* Las Positas College
* Los Medanos College
* Merritt College
* Mission College
* Napa Valley College
* Ohlone College
* San Jose City College
* San Francisco State University
* San José State University
* Santa Rosa Junior College
* Sonoma State University
* Skyline College
* Solano Community College
* West Valley College
* University of California, Berkeley
* University of California, Hastings College of the Law
* University of California, San Francisco
* University of California, Santa Cruz

Private:

* Academy of Art University
* American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
* The Art Institute of California — San Francisco
* The Arts Institute International
* California College of the Arts
* California Culinary Academy
* California Institute of Integral Studies
* Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley
* Cogswell Polytechnical College
* Culinary Institute of America at Greystone
* DeVry University
* Dominican University
* Ex'pression College for Digital Arts
* Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising
* Five Branches Institute
* Golden Gate University
* Holy Names University
* Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
* International Technological University
* John F. Kennedy University
* Menlo College
* Mills College
* National Hispanic University
* New College of California
* Northwestern Polytechnic University
* Notre Dame de Namur University
* Pacific Graduate School of Psychology
* Pacific Union College
* Patten University
* Presidio School of Management
* Saint Mary's College of California
* San Francisco Art Institute
* San Francisco Conservatory of Music
* San Francisco Law School
* Santa Clara University
* Saybrook Graduate School and Research Center
* Stanford University
* Touro University
* University of San Francisco
* University of Northern California
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Old 03-07-2009, 10:35 AM
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Location: Foot of the Rockies
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Who the hell voted for Dallas?
You can look it up; it's a public poll.

For comic relief: How about Denver? (Not, I know that!)
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Old 03-07-2009, 01:12 PM
 
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You can look it up; it's a public poll.

For comic relief: How about Denver? (Not, I know that!)
Go DU! Go DU!
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Old 03-07-2009, 01:27 PM
Status: "Summer!" (set 24 days ago)
 
Location: Foot of the Rockies
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Go DU! Go DU!
Yea, DU gymnastics and hockey!
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Old 03-07-2009, 01:43 PM
 
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Yea, DU gymnastics and hockey!
Yay Pios! Too bad NoDak won the WCHA reg season, though.
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Old 03-17-2009, 07:13 PM
 
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i'm currently attending college in Boston right now, and i have to say, Boston is the ultimate college hub.
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Old 03-17-2009, 07:50 PM
 
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It's no different than Philly in that regard...
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Old 03-17-2009, 08:02 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia,New Jersey, NYC!
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i'd go to boston for the college experience
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