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Unhappy with treatment as an Adjunct Professor

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Current Employee - Adjunct Faculty in Denver, CO
Current Employee - Adjunct Faculty in Denver, CO

I have been working at Westwood College part-time (More than 3 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Organized Online Learning system set up.

Cons

-Doesn't offer long time faculty advancement or professional development.
-Makes faculty follow strict grading schedule with unrealistic deadlines.
-Doesn't offer good faculty an increase in pay after years of service.
-Places too many students in one class.

Advice to Management

Offer payment incentives for years of service. Offer online adjuncts an opportunity for growth.

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  1. Good first sales position

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Admissions Representative in Westminster, CO
    Current Employee - Admissions Representative in Westminster, CO

    I have been working at Westwood College full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people, my manager was one of the few managers that cares and respected me.

    Cons

    They fire a lot of people and promote idiots. Increase in Daley ends at 1 year and 6 months.

    Advice to Management

    Retention should be your top priority. Instead you lose your good employees and have to retrain new hires. This is not a successful practice.

  2. It was great at first, until they get tired of you

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Student Services Advisor in Upland, CA
    Current Employee - Student Services Advisor in Upland, CA

    I have been working at Westwood College full-time (More than 8 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Compensation was pretty good for a for-profit school. And as long as you work there, you get to go to school there for free, minus book fees.

    Cons

    Even if you're doing a good job and being productive, if your manager or the president of the campus are tired of you, or seeing you everyday, you might as well start looking elsewhere.

    Advice to Management

    Just do your job (well) and don't have biased opinions of your employees based on things outside of their workload.

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