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Kennesaw State University Reviews

Updated Jun 29, 2019

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3.7
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Kennesaw State University CEO Ken Harmon
Ken Harmon
31 Ratings
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  • "low pay compared to other similar USG institutions(in 28 reviews)

  • "No raises, minimum wage, Would only recommend a desk job(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Good Job for Students"

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    Former Employee - Academic Tutor in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexibility . . . .

    Cons

    Management . . ..

    Kennesaw State University2019-06-10
  2. "Working on campus saves time"

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    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    My department is chill, the boss is cool and the people are really nice. Sometimes we have nothing to do at all so basically free money.

    Cons

    At times, we have to work way more than we were initially told and for less pay than our work is worth.

    Kennesaw State University2019-06-29
  3. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great place to work. Stability, fairness and opportunities. Good benefits. Great location, beautiful campus.

    Cons

    Salary is not commensurate with experience. Poor communication with/from upper management.

    Kennesaw State University2019-06-20
  4. "Flexible"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - very good at working with student's schedules - good manager

    Cons

    - school doesn't provide parking for student employees

    Kennesaw State University2019-06-26
  5. "Nice Staff"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Kennesaw State University full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The staff is nice and helpful during the hiring process.

    Cons

    Can't think of any at this point.

    Kennesaw State University2019-06-03
  6. "Overall great"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Kennesaw, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    My supervisor Ms.Debbie was very helpful even though I couldn't participate in the orientation. Your hours are flexible, you pick them according to your schedule.

    Cons

    Couldn't think of anything bad.

    Kennesaw State University2019-05-24
  7. "wonder place to work"

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    Former Employee - Wellstar Advising Center 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    love the staff easy work

    Cons

    there are no cons at wellstar

    Kennesaw State University2019-05-05
  8. "Graduate Research Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Research Assistant 

      I have been working at Kennesaw State University part-time

      Pros

      Great supervisor with novel ideas and a lot to learn from

      Cons

      Nothing specific that I can think of

      Kennesaw State University2019-04-30
    • "Good overall"

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        Former Employee - Student Assistant 

        I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time for more than a year

        Pros

        It is a good place to work

        Cons

        Nothing at all is bad

        Kennesaw State University2019-04-22
      • "Pretty good for the short term"

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        Former Employee - Academic Tutor 

        I worked at Kennesaw State University part-time

        Pros

        Reliable Willing to provide whatever is needed to succesfully do your job

        Cons

        Wasteful with resources lots of red tape

        Kennesaw State University2019-04-17
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