school is only as good as you want it to be.
10 things you need to learn in design school if you’re tired of wasting your money
Mike Monteiro

Very true. I saw people in college just go through the motions. I, on the other hand, dug deep. I asked hard questions I was engaged and I forced deep learning and understanding on myself. I didn’t just want to know- I wanted to comprehend to the point where it was so well understood I too could teach or explain it. 90% of everyone else was just doing what they were told and what it took to pass.