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Opinions on Ohio Schools from Ohio residents
Our S19 is interested in Kenyon, Oberlin, and Denison. We will be visiting all three this summer. While we've spent time reading their websites and signed up for their mailing lists, I'd love to hear what the local reputations are from people who live in Ohio. We live in the Chicago suburbs and our school sends kids to Kenyon and Denison each year (just a few) but no one ever seems to go to Oberlin.
He will have a high GPA, 8-10 APs across all subject areas, and should hit a 1500 SAT.
S19 is undecided for major right now. Comp Science is out as is Engineering. He is still considering the sciences (most likely Bio or Environmental Science). He also loves English and I could also see him possibly going the Econ or Poli Sci route. I honestly don't expect this to change in a year so he really needs to be somewhere that will provide options as he searches for his major. Studying abroad is also important to him. As is a little diversity. And he doesn't want an echo chamber when it comes to politics. He's definitely liberal but wants to be in a place where kids can agree to disagree and have good debate.
Any insight would be terrific. Thanks!