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Career Education Overview

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Schaumburg, IL
5001 to 10000 employees
1994
Company - Public (CECO)
Colleges & Universities
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Career Education

Career Education’s academic institutions offer a quality education to a diverse student population in a variety of disciplines through online, campus-based and hybrid learning programs. Our two universities – American InterContinental University ... Read more

Mission: At Career Education, we constantly seek ways to improve the educational experiences and outcomes of our students. It begins and ends with our focus on three main areas:
Enroll students that are best prepared to succeed in the classroom and beyond.
Educate ... Read more

Career Education Reviews

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    I have been working at Career Education full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    The Company has good leadership and I enjoy the people I work with At CEC.

    Cons

    Due to downsizing of the business, company has had many layoffs the last few years.

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Career Education Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Hoffman Estates, IL
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Career Education (Hoffman Estates, IL).

    Interview

    The HR person ave me a typical phone screen. did n't really understand the job. then they brought me in to meet the with the team I would be supporting. Finally they called me and made me an offer whihc I had to negotiate becuase it was substanstially lower than I had told them I wanted.

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