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The Top 8 California Schools that Are, Like, Totally Wasting Your Money

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Posted on November 14 2010 11:00 am
Diane Schrader, a former television news writer/producer, lives with her family in Los Angeles. She likes a nice cup of tea. Follow her on Twitter.

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6.   Driving school at UC Davis

This one’s super-cool. UC Davis offers something called “Field Equipment Operation” every fall and spring quarter, apparently. And it’s really two credits of – wait for it – tractor driving! According to one student review site,

“you’ll get to drive quite a few tractors, from rustic John Deeres to modern models with air conditioning. You’ll learn how to hitch up and operate various implements such as spring-tooth harrow, moldboard plow… and you’ll also learn how to calibrate seeders/fertilizers and move large piles of dirt with a front loader.”

MOVING LARGE PILES OF DIRT. Shucks, was you thinkin’ college meant books and learnin’ and all? But seriously, does this sound like the most amazingly fun class in the history of classes or what?

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