Wagner College Reviews

Updated May 28, 2014
Updated May 28, 2014
10 Reviews
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  1.  

    Writing Tutor Wagner College

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    Current Employee - Writing Tutor in Staten Island, NY
    Current Employee - Writing Tutor in Staten Island, NY

    I have been working at Wagner College part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Fun to work with students. Great opportunity to read interesting papers and work with other students. I learned a lot from the papers I was tutoring, and the experience helped my people skills.

    Cons

    You get paid very infrequently. The entire tutoring center can be very unorganized but at the same time you are working with some great people.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  2.  

    This place lacks resources

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wagner College

    Pros

    Cool area, nice people, that's about it.

    Cons

    no money, tuition is too high, students don't want to come here for anything other than theater, so the only people here are theater kids

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    We don't need 15 Vice Presidents for this or that making 80K to make zero decisions that actually matter, you need a stronger support staff.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  3.  

    Overall a nice workforce.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wagner College

    Pros

    Friendly working environment, people are nice and concerned.

    Cons

    Not a lot to talk about here, just less aggressive.

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  5.  

    poor administrative

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wagner College full-time

    Pros

    nice vie from the dinning hall. campus is beautiful.

    Cons

    low salary, poor administrative support. You don't expect much from them.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    work on your admin staff. If they don't work, kick them out.

    Doesn't Recommend
  6.  

    Good college, underpaid work environment.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wagner College full-time

    Pros

    Hands on approach, ability for one person to make a difference.

    Cons

    Very low salaries for area, lack of professional development.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  7.  

    Good times, good people

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wagner College

    Pros

    Great people, supportive staff, close to NYC

    Cons

    TERRIBLE Compensation. Be prepared to work another job on the side to make due.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Move on from the past and start creating programs that compete with other NYC schools.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  8.  

    Working on Staten Island and close to home

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    Current Employee - Research Associate in Staten Island, NY
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Staten Island, NY

    I have been working at Wagner College full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Low wages, top heavy with employees

    Cons

    Many events can be attended and schooling for free

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  9.  

    Feels like you're not on Staten Island anymore

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Staten Island, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Staten Island, NY

    I have been working at Wagner College full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Beautiful well kept grounds, historical buildings that could use a little TLC definitely that private school feel to it. Pretty much all of the employees here are very nice, respectable and professional. Really a good place to work on Staten Island being that there aren't that many employment opportunities here other than Staten Island Hospital. Great opportunities for advancement in your education or the education of your children.

    Cons

    Pay is pretty low but considering Staten Island doesn't offer much in terms of employment its acceptable. Small campus so everyone knows everything! Even if you don't think anyone notices anything trust me they are watching!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Reorganize the hierarchy it can be difficult to know who is in charge of what area. Then at times times its quite puzzling as to why that person is in charge of that specific area?

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    so-so

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I worked at Wagner College

    Pros

    upper level management very competent, beautiful campus, excellent benefit package, many holidays off, located in NYC, room for advancement, fun staff

    Cons

    some of the administration members are not very good at their jobs

    Recommends
  11.  

    It was great!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Staten Island, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Staten Island, NY

    I have been working at Wagner College

    Pros

    It is a small institution.

    Cons

    It is a little disorganized.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More organization

    Recommends

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