Education Management Corporation - A reactive organization, made up of former University of Phoenix executives, that can not think ahead of the curve. | Glassdoor
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"A reactive organization, made up of former University of Phoenix executives, that can not think ahead of the curve."

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Former Employee - Assistant Director of Admissions in Phoenix, AZ
Former Employee - Assistant Director of Admissions in Phoenix, AZ
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

The pay was considerably higher than most education organizations

Cons

Archaic technology and poor leadrship

Advice to Management

Find a way to make the cross functional team matrices work together, instead of against each other so grad teams are really working to a common goal.

Other Employee Reviews for Education Management Corporation

  1. "A horrible, evil company with terrible management"

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    Former Employee - Data Entry in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Data Entry in Pittsburgh, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good location, always hiring, sometimes can be a friendly work environment, pay is relatively decent in this economy, young people working there

    Cons

    Too many to list, just look up for-profit education and learn that you will be selling $20 - $30k pieces of useless paper to poor people

    Advice to Management

    Don't treat your lower level employees like junk, I've never seen a place with such rude upper management, the dress code is ridiculously strict for no reason, it's an ONLINE university


  2. "Unethical bussiness tactics"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Free Edcuation
    Overtime is available

    Cons

    Selling tactics
    Stacked Ranking System

    Advice to Management

    Hire maangers based on people skills instead of the number of students they have historically enrolled.

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