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"Working for a school that is partly owned by an investment bank is an exercise in contradictions"

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Current Employee - Instructor in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Instructor in Seattle, WA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Education Management Corporation part-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Good toys for teachers and opportunities for teaching experiences

Cons

elimination of as many positions and benefits as possible

Advice to Management

Education for profit- Really? Maximizing profit and maximizing education can be mutually exclusive at times. Which master will you follow?

Other Employee Reviews for Education Management Corporation

  1. "EDMC"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Education Management Corporation full-time

    Pros

    Teammates, Academic Counseling and Advising Managers and Directors.

    Cons

    Salary for Academic Counselors and Advisors are lower than the salaries for Admission Advisors while more employees that are a part of the Academic staff have obtained or are working on graduate degrees. Layoffs.


  2. "Good employer despite poor public image"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good coworkers
    Good base compensation plans for senior resources
    Great bonus package for senior resources and management
    Great technology footprint

    Cons

    Work load can be crazy and expectations are not always rooted in reality.
    Some departments are micro managed
    Ongoing legal troubles

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