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All about numbers

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Enrollment Counselor
Former Employee - Enrollment Counselor
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

School is growing. Nothing else, really.

Cons

Pushy, dishonest, unethical, and poor enrollment process. Phone interviews are all about "finding the pain". Bad sales technique.

Advice to Management

Enrollment quotas and threats for not hitting them cause a bad work environment. Make the job about the student.

Other Employee Reviews for Grand Canyon University

  1. Incompetent Training Staff

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Free Education, Free Education, Free Education, nice co-workers

    Cons

    The blind leading the blind. Unprofessional work environment

    Advice to Management

    Really look at the people in charge, they are very clueless and unprofessional.


  2. Helpful (2)

    Proceed with caution.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - University Development Representative
    Former Employee - University Development Representative
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Grand Canyon University has some quality academic programs and real potential as a leader in the for-profit sector. University Development Reps in areas that are familiar with GCU will probably experience marginal, if not somewhat good, success.

    Cons

    High turnover in this position, inexperienced management team with backgrounds that are not appropriate for their position in academia, encouragement of reps to use high pressure sales tactics. Micromanagement is unbearable, even for top performers. At the end of the day, your numbers are all that matter. Little to no room for growth.


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