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Schools MIT university -- Good for both undergrad and graduate physics?

  1. Mar 24, 2016 #1
    MIT University is good for taking both graduated and undergraduated physics courses ?
     
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  3. Mar 24, 2016 #2

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    There is no MIT University
    MIT is an excellent school, but it is not for everyone. It's students have - and need - a high degree of independence,
     
  4. Mar 25, 2016 #3
    It's a pressure cooker for undergrads. I'm not sure I would recommend it for anyone except those who combine the highest levels of intelligence with a tremendous work ethic.

    In spite of a more humble innate intelligence, I survived grad school in Physics there by working very, very hard and by having worked hard and done well (learned a lot) as an undergrad at LSU.

    The undergrad experience there would have destroyed me. I was nowhere near ready for it coming out of Louisiana public schools.
     
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