Not getting into Brown was the best thing that’s ever happened to me," said Assaf, a vice president of sales at S.W. Basics of Brooklyn who ultimately ended up studying at NYU and has been accepted to the Harvard Business School. The private school environment, according to Assaf, too often tended to engender in her and her classmates "an entitlement mentality." "At NYU, in a city like New York, nothing happens for you," she said. "You have to earn every opportunity.

Are private schools worth the hefty price tag? - Business on NBCNews.com

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  5. idroolinmysleep said: Um, NYU is a private school too.
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