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"Very rewarding - able to help students achieve their educational and career goals."

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Former Employee - Academic Counselor in Santa Teresa, NM
Former Employee - Academic Counselor in Santa Teresa, NM
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at University of Phoenix full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Ability to help others succeed.

Cons

Long hours - student to counselor ratio high.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Phoenix

  1. "Poor corporate leadership."

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    Former Employee - Enrollment Advisor in Westlake, OH
    Former Employee - Enrollment Advisor in Westlake, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at University of Phoenix full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I met and worked with some great people that I count as friends. Quality education.

    Cons

    Not to sound redundant, but poor corporate leadership.

    Advice to Management

    For an organization with as many corporate leaders with so many advanced degrees, I am very disappointed with the lazy fashion they chose in this most recent rounds of lay offs. Sadly, people were going to lose their jobs anyway, but you would think the company would have chosen to retain top performers. I enjoyed my time there but was sad to see it end this way for so many people across the country.


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    "Professional opportunity to teach, coach, be creative and be part of a large, successful organization of higher learning"

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    Current Employee - Adjunct Faculty in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Adjunct Faculty in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Phoenix part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Make a difference in students' lives; interact with diverse group of faculty and students; ability to teach and manage online classes with flexibility and ability to continue learning and developing skills and knowledge base. Dynamic discussions! Challenging and rewarding!

    Cons

    Online positions are part-time adjunct, no commitment or benefits.

    Advice to Management

    Work with and use faculty for input and collaboration. We are the people in the classroom, and we care about our students and the University.

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