dihydrogenmonoxide wrote:But if I accept the view that only above median HYSCCN students have more than a small chance of getting a job that doesn't result in their going bankrupt and/or working as a temp, it seems like a terrible idea to go to LS for almost everyone.
This is a bit of an extreme view. But yes, things are really rough out there though. Knowing how rough it is is half the battle to making a good decision.
I'm looking at most likely a school in the Cornell - WUSTL range, probably sticker.
I would go to a slightly lower ranked school on large scholarship before I went to any of these at sticker.