Kennesaw State University

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Kennesaw State University Reviews

Updated January 28, 2015
Updated January 28, 2015
75 Reviews
3.9
75 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • There were some opportunities for tuition assistance, good government benefits, and great work environment (in 8 reviews)

  • KSU is highly invested in employee's success and future so there are many opportunities to grow (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • Very low pay hard working people (in 3 reviews)

  • Working in the Office of University Events was great at first but I soon learned there was no one you could trust (in 3 reviews)

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  1.  

    Part-time Instructor

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    It's a flexible enough position that allows you to engage with a community that is willing to learn. The stipend is a nice surprise if you are using it to supplement a full-time position or working elsewhere as a contractor. Since classes are typically once or twice a week you're not trapped in an office, but rather need to be available for the class periods, respond to emails and occasionally schedule student meetings.

    Cons

    The stipend for one class alone is not sufficient to support living costs, however it is nice pocket change or savings. There is a limit as to how many credit hours you can teach per academic year.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Great team, knowledgable leaders. Nice environment.

    Cons

    No promotions. Hard to advance.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    I completed mostly clerical work.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University

    Pros

    easy work, clean work environment

    Cons

    low pay for student assistants

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    Kennesaw State

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Adjunct in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Adjunct in Kennesaw, GA

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    Good school, clean, nice, big campus

    Cons

    far out, salary to low,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    salary is too low

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    A growing school

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Rec Center Employee in Kennesaw, GA
    Former Employee - Rec Center Employee in Kennesaw, GA

    I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    As a student employee, you get priority registration which is great. Additionally, you have the ability to schedule your hours around class and most supervisors are accommodating.

    Cons

    The pay is mediocre at best, and most positions just get you through college rather than actually help you start a career.

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great place to work.

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Kennesaw State University

    Pros

    Supportive environment, encourages professional development, upward potential

    Cons

    No merit or salary increases for most employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/a

  8.  

    Awesome

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Student Assistant Intramurals in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Student Assistant Intramurals in Kennesaw, GA

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very Focused on student development

    Cons

    There are no cons to working here

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    I am a floor tech and i am aware of floor machine plus i clean most building that are giving to me

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Custodian I in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Custodian I in Kennesaw, GA

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    I want to try something new, i would talk to friends about anything, yes i would discuss about promotions company values and bennfits

    Cons

    some of the best challenge is showing what you can do on a job. yes i would discuss about it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I want to my best around upper management. yes i would discuss it

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great place to work.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Accounting Tutor in Kennesaw, GA
    Current Employee - Accounting Tutor in Kennesaw, GA

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Great schedule, great way to retain skills.

    Cons

    I cannot think of any cons at this time for the mentioned position.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  11.  

    Recent Graduate

    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Kennesaw, GA
    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Kennesaw, GA

    I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time

    Pros

    Being in the same location as class and not having to drive at all.

    Cons

    It was work study and I wasn't allowed to do homework or study

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    ease up on the student workers, we are here for you

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