This is as good example of the current education system sweeping across the western world. Let's not lie to ourselves, this is a US based university. But you hear the same rhetoric being spouted in Canada, UK, Germany, France... etc.
The system is infected with a disease that is and WILL see the fall and destruction of free thinking in the western world.
It's a little demoralizing to get the 'thank you, no thank you' from companies. I get it, basically it's the 'Computer says No!' I mean I have 25+ proven sales success working in the right markets, with testimonials from KOLs..... But I just refused to lie on my application!!