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Greetings, BPers...!

At last count RS attended seven colleges and universities.  How 'bout you?  Where did you attend college?  And what did you get a degree in?  Any good memories of college life?

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If you remember college you weren't really there. I attendeded two. One where I obtained my science degree and another I attended a class just because.
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Two degrees with at least 3 colleges inputting to each, a third in the works and this one's the most fun so far! Really wish one could defrag brains like hard drives...mine feels like it's getting full. Too bad none of those degrees managed to instill common sense or useful skills.  :;):
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BS in Geology form a state university in Washington

Taken  courses (geology, petroleum engineering, history) from 7 universities


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One college.  The college of life, my friend.  Except for me, it is more like a middle school.

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Wow, didn't realize this until I added it up!  Looks like 5 total.  3 for my Bachelor's and two for my MBA.

Bachelor's - two years at U of Illinois, took a year off but attend local community college and then finished up with two years at U of Iowa (go Hawkeyes!)

MBA - from DePaul University, but as I moved to Seattle halfway through, I did take a few transfer credits at Seattle University and finished the degree online.

Any good memories?  Tons!  Mostly undergrad, though - by the time I got to grad school, I was already working and not too involved in campus activities.


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One.  BSBA and MBA.

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One for each degree.

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an AA and a MRS. at a Jr. College in WY
a semester but no degree in Beijing
a BA in Southern Oregon
random classes for credential purposes in 3 Nor Cal and 1 So Cal schools


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I've studied at four:  1 for undergrad and 1 for a study abroad during undergrad, 1 for law school and a fourth where I took some business admin classes.  If I had more time and money, I'd take classes always!

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Three colleges contributed courses to my BA and one to my MA.

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Three for me. What I got from them, I'm still not sure other than I can put "some college" on an application and mean it.

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Officially four, but only two really count..

During HS, I earned credits at a CC and a branch campus of the Univ. of Michigan.

Now, the two that actually count: I got my undergrad from Central Michigan, and my grad degrees from the Univ. of Washington.
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Two.

The first was Georgia Southern College in the late 70's.  Pretty much a blur.

Then Southern Technical Institute in the late 80's.  Got a valuable education and two year degree.

So, I got four years of college, usable education, and a pretty classic college experience.  And little debt.


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Three.  One for Each Degree.

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I went to a community college for a year, then transferred to Oregon State University. Graduated with a B.S degree in Wildlife Science (1989).

Favorite memories of going to a university? Not many - I had to work and pay my own way through school. I didn't have much time to make fond memories  :D


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Attend? Or get kicked out of?
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Attend? Or get kicked out of?

Don't joke.  I hope I'm the only one here that got kicked out of the same school twice in one day.

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Got my BA after four years at the same college and then my MA after attending  four different ones. I doubt if that makes me any smarter.  Probably just the opposite.

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Enough.  More than enough, according to some people.
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For credit: Nine, seven of which counted toward three degrees. Whew.
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Two.  One for undergrad (U Michigan), the other (U Colorado) for my MS and--hopefully soon--doctorate.  Although the latter is with two different colleges and departments within the university.

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Just three, so far.  It's been 20 years since the last degree; maybe getting time.
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Just Slippery Rock University for awhile.
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One... so far.
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Just one but I spent the last 9 years there so can I count it twice?
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Just one - Linfield College - got my BA in Biology, minored in Environmental Studies and Chemistry.  My best memories were from Botany field trips and roadtrips with my college roomie.

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Just 1.  Got a BS and started grad school, but never finished the MS.

Good memories?  NSFW.  or even a family web site.  


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2 Community Colleges, 2 German Universities, UMASS Dartmouth for my BA, now CU Boulder for the long haul...guess that makes 6.

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2.  Oral Roberts University (Tulsa) for my Bachelors.  Northeastern University (Tahlequah, Oklahoma) for my Masters.

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