Kaplan University
2.5 of 5 158 reviews
www.kaplan.edu Cedar Rapids, IA 50 to 149 Employees

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More cons than pros

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

Pros40 hour work weeks, ease of job

ConsNo room for pay increases and only lateral advancement, very disorganized, unsympathetic to human needs.

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No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Not a bad place to work as a part-time college student or recent grad.

    Admissions Advisor II (Former Employee)
    Orlando, FL

    I worked at Kaplan University full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: The pay is pretty lucrative if you're working through your degree while you're employed. They… Cons: No potential for upward movement. Pay is stagnent because of the new laws… Advice to Senior Management: Take a look at what it going on and be realistic. Lower your prices to… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Adjunct Professor (Former Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Kaplan University part-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: Generally good students, reasonably decent pay, more relaxed pace with… Cons: Rules that change - unlike Phoenix et al, there are no clear and hard and fast rules about student assignment submissions, grading policy, etc. … Advice to Senior Management: Let the teachers teach, and let them treat the students like adults -… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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