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How come no one talks about Wagner College?

techmom13techmom13 Registered User Posts: 54 Junior Member
edited December 2012 in New York Colleges
Wagner College on Staten Island is ranked 26th in regional north and 5th as upcoming school, but I don't hear much about it. Even schools with lower rankings, like some of the CUNYs or C.W. Post or Pace got mentioned. Any info is greatly appreciated.
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Replies to: How come no one talks about Wagner College?

  • lilmelonredlilmelonred Registered User Posts: 2,041 Senior Member
    I think it's because it's not that popular for instate students? Alot of people do come from other states.
  • michellamichella Registered User Posts: 110 Junior Member
    Because it's on Staten Island. And Staten Island is the abused stepchild of New York.
  • caemincaemin Registered User Posts: 781 Member
    I've heard of it, but it was never a consideration for me. I'm from Long Island and I considered SUNYs and CUNYs above Wagner (mostly because it's a small private that doesn't offer much more than high tuition). The SUNYs and CUNYs give (I think, anyway) better educations at a cheaper price.

    As for LIU (CW Post) or Pace, I'd consider it in the same range as Wagner. I know CW Post more since its closer to me.
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