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Western Governors University Reviews in Austin, TX

Updated April 23, 2014
Updated April 23, 2014
104 Reviews
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104 Reviews
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Pros
  • WOrk from home allows the cost avvoidance of fuel and business dress (in 54 reviews)

  • Flexible hours and opportunities to work from home (in 9 reviews)


Cons
  • Low pay for people with Masters degrees (in 11 reviews)

  • Upper management needs training but does not seem interested in professional and leadership development (in 8 reviews)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    I am an Enrollment Counselor and can wholeheartedly say WGU has a good work environment.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Enrollment Counselor  in  Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Enrollment Counselor in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Western Governors University full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexibility of schedule
    Work remotely
    Constantly learning new things
    Team concept

    Cons

    Growing pains from expansive growth
    Salary

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give staff an opportunity to participate in professional development that isn't home grown or sponsored by WGU

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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