dailygrind wrote:Probably. In a lot of my classes I didn't have to bust my ass and I was the best, or damn close to it. The curve ensured that. It's valid for a school to guess that I am not as academically prepared as someone with an identical transcript who attended a more rigorous college.
This is a distinct possibility, but there is also some truth to the notion that the best students will flourish anywhere. My school did not curve, and grading, though inflated, was extremely random and capricious. I did well, though, so I hope my efforts (and yours) will not pass unnoticed.