Kaplan University
2.5 of 5 152 reviews
kaplan.edu Davenport, IA 150 to 499 Employees

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I was responsible for enrolling students into the university

Admissions Representative (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at Kaplan University

ProsExcellent comission - good online school in comparison to competition

Conshigh turn-over - micro-managed environment

Advice to Senior ManagementTrust more in your employees - the heavy monitoring of metrics feels burdensome

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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It's not about the Student, it's about the Numbers

Admissions Advisor (Current Employee)
Orlando, FL

I have been working at Kaplan University


Pros: There is the opportunity to make upwards of 6 figures. However of the 1500-2000 admissions advisors there are less than 10 in the company. Benefits… Cons: It's a numbers game. Pressure tactics to enroll students. Encouraged to come in on your day off if you are behind in your numbers otherwise… Advice to Senior Management: Acknowledge that sometimes the best potential managers are not necessarily the best producers and vice versa the best poducers some times make the… More

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Good place to work only if you can sell

Admissions Representative (Former Employee)
Boca Raton, FL

I worked at Kaplan University


Pros: Kaplan university is a nice environment to work. Everyone at the work place is super nice and very helpful.… Cons: Kaplan university is a revolving door, they are always hiring and always firing. When they hire you they give you a three month time period… Advice to Senior Management: Stop treating people like they are so replaceable. You are taking advantage of a down economy which lets… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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