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Updated Jun 11, 2021

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3.8
80%
Recommend to a Friend
58%
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City Colleges of Chicago Chancellor Juan Salgado
Juan Salgado
35 Ratings
Pros
  • "Fundraising is good for CCC, direct opportunities for students Ability to be on tasks forces to work for greater good of students(in 12 reviews)

  • "Good Benefits, Solid pension plan(in 11 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "CCC will be going through a long period of dysfunction until hopefully a new leader will be brought in based on merit rather than political payback(in 15 reviews)

  • "Very low pay compared to others(in 14 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      IT Intern

      Jun 4, 2021 - IT Intern in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice working environment, free parking garage and flexibility

      Cons

      The lack of noodle meal for lunch and dinner

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      MXC

      Jun 11, 2021 - Administrative Assistant in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to work, flexible, great boss, work hours are great.

      Cons

      Not much opportunity for promotion

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to start

      Jun 5, 2021 - IT Manager in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good place to work in Chicago

      Cons

      Cant think of any at this time

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Nice College

      May 26, 2021 - College Advisor in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Cares about students Diverse staff Relaxed work environment

      Cons

      Disorganized Antiquated processes Short lunch break Lifetime positions

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      May 22, 2021 - Psychotherapist in San Francisco, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work environment and high morale

      Cons

      Long work hours susceptible to burnout

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Onerous Bureaucracy

      May 6, 2021 - Full Time Faculty in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Large network that is well-connected across the city; strong union; many passionate employees

      Cons

      So much bureaucracy; CCC is not a dynamic institution that can really respond in a timely or efficient manner to student needs

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      review

      May 9, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      fun fun fun fun fun

      Cons

      not so many cons, fun l

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Analyst

      Apr 29, 2021 - Analyst in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great culture compared to other city agencies

      Cons

      Salary increases not guaranteed yearly for non-union staff.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to work and grow

      Apr 25, 2021 - Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great likeminded co-workers Very gratifying work

      Cons

      Many layers of approval to get things done

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Adult Educator at Daley College

      Apr 10, 2021 - Adult Educator in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The students and experience makes it worth it.

      Cons

      It can be disorganized and hectic at times.

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