LaGuardia Community College Reviews

Updated Jun 13, 2020

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LaGuardia Community College President Paul Arcario
Paul Arcario
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Pros
  • "Very flexible work schedule, unionized, great benefits, transparent salary schedule, wonderful colleagues(in 6 reviews)

  • "flexible hours, staff really cares about students(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay and little involvement with the community on campus(in 11 reviews)

  • "The pay is low, hard to get a raise and if you are part-time there are no benefits(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "College assistant"

    5.0
    Former Employee - College Assistant 

    I worked at LaGuardia Community College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Met awesome people who I am still in contact with today that helped me navigate "office work" as a first time college student and office worker.

    Cons

    A bit too much downtime sometimes

  2. "Stimulating environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Adjunct Professor in New York, NY

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Worked with an extremely diverse student body

    Cons

    Classrooms are sometimes lacking resources, and schedules are constantly in flux

  3. "Great place to work"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Front End Developer in New York, NY

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Amazing team members, dynamic environment

    Cons

    You will not grow from your position

  4. "Place for growing as a Student"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student Success Mentor in Long Island City, NY

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Learning opportunities as a beginner.

    Cons

    Some Bureaucracy, e. g. HR

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  5. "Institutional review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Civic Fellow in New York, NY
    Recommends

    I worked at LaGuardia Community College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and great supervisors

    Cons

    You couldn’t work more than 20 hours a week as a student

  6. "Nice place"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier in Bronx, NY
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice, very helpful people to work with

    Cons

    Schedule issue. Transfer to another college

  7. "Great faculty, unfair administration"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Assistant Professor 

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College full-time

    Pros

    Collegiality, resources for faculty, driven student population

    Cons

    Little room for academic freedom for faculty

  8. "Flexible"

    3.0
    Current Employee - College Assistant in Long Is City, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very Flexible schedule if you are also a college student and sometimes you can move up.

    Cons

    The pay is low, hard to get a raise and if you are part-time there are no benefits.

  9. "It's pretty ok"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - College Lab Technician in Long Island City, NY
    Recommends

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good place to begin your discovery path

    Cons

    You will not learn much after 5-6 months

  10. Helpful (1)

    "City Job with Union"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Support Assistant in Long Island City, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at LaGuardia Community College full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent Benefits - health insurance and retirement benefits. Union - DC37, Local 2627.

    Cons

    Worse management: Managers from morning shift and evening shifts have conflict of interest.

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