Medical University of South Carolina Reviews

Updated Jun 30, 2020

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Medical University of South Carolina CEO and Executive Director of the Medical Center  Patrick J. Cawley
Patrick J. Cawley
154 Ratings
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  • "Crammed into a small section of Downtown Charleston(in 15 reviews)

  • "Upper management completely disregards the staff, interns especially(in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Administrative Coordinator in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits, ability to move up, state holidays

    Cons

    PARKING, Some of the building are super old

  2. "Technology Transfer Office Intern"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technology Transfer Specialist in Charleston, SC

    I worked at Medical University of South Carolina part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people and good atmosphere, flexible hours, small office, working in Charleston is always a bonus

    Cons

    Campus can be confusing to navigate

  3. "Low-stress environment, caveat of low pay compared to private sector"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Research Specialist I in Charleston, SC

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Low stress, high control of schedule

    Cons

    Low pay, lack of opportunity for raises and promotions

  4. "Only been here for about a year"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Exercise Physiologist in Charleston, SC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very relaxed work environment which has been very beneficial to overall work production

    Cons

    Infrequent scheduling throughout the work week

  5. COVID-19

    "Great Mission and Values but not every Employee believes in it"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Huge work force, Well known brand name, financial backing of big health system, Always hiring, great people to work for

    Cons

    Not everyone follows procedure, Low Pay, Reactive to problems rather than planning for the future, hard to feel valued with a organization this big

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  6. "Good for College Student that don't need to earn much"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Research Assistant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Medical University of South Carolina part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    flexible schedule work around your classes

    Cons

    little pay no benefits no opportunity of advancement unless you have a bachelor's

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  7. "Okay"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Training Director in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Organizational values and patient-centered vision.

    Cons

    Very little room for growth, massive expectations with little to no room for growth.

  8. "Good for Students"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Teacher's Aide 

    I worked at Medical University of South Carolina part-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, good management, fun environment

    Cons

    Low hourly pay, sometimes poor communication around expectations

  9. "MUSC RN"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Charleston, SC
    Recommends

    I have been working at Medical University of South Carolina full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good environment, allowance for OT, benefits

    Cons

    Lack of staffing on some units

  10. "Great Coworkers!"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Assistant Professor in Charleston, SC
    Recommends

    I worked at Medical University of South Carolina full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Faculty, good nursing programs

    Cons

    Can be rigid at times

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