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The University of Washington offers very solid preparation in terms of coursework difficulty for future careers and academic programs. However, in a school of 45,000, 30,000 of whom are undergraduates, class sizes tend to be curved and very large, even throughout the later years of certain degrees. Biochemistry was unfortunately not an exception to that, and as a result,...
I really enjoyed studying Japanese at the University of Washington. There is a nice small library and community for those studying/interested in all East Asia related studies, which helped to make a large university feel a bit smaller and more managable. The school also has a lot of clubs and extracurricular oppurtunities, I mainly enjoyed attending/working in the Japanese...
The study environment is pretty good for studying because of the peaceful and wonderful natural scenes surrounding. Besides, there are several disciplines of study for different students to pursue their favorite programs. "Boundless" is the slogan of the university. You can learn anything you like by pursuing different programs because there are a lot of opportunities...