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Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Reviews

Updated Jun 10, 2019

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3.6
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68%
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71%
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Minnesota State Colleges and Universities CEO Steven Rosenstone
Steven Rosenstone
7 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits and many wonderful people work here(in 8 reviews)

  • "Great Co workers, team work, great people to work for(in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • "Strong unions tend to protect mediocre workers, which can sometimes lead to poor morale in a department when others have to pick up the slack(in 4 reviews)

  • "(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Overall a great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Family-friendly, excellent benefits with tuition reimbursement.

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for growth in the company.

    Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2019-06-11
  2. "It was an amazing experience."

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      Former Employee - Photographer 

      I worked at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities part-time

      Pros

      Awesome team and helpful experiences.

      Cons

      I can't think of any.

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2019-04-02
    • "Good job in school"

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      Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Mankato, MN
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Work during school and not bad pay

      Cons

      Funding can be limited at times

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2019-03-11
    • "Great place to work"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook

      I have been working at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities full-time

      Pros

      Benefits and people are friendly

      Cons

      Same work everyday not much of a variety,

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2018-11-14
    • "Project Manager"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

      Pros

      flexibility good internship side job its ok

      Cons

      not enough hours unorganized not good corporate culture

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2018-11-01
    • Helpful (1)

      "Watch out for lay offs"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook

      I have been working at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      autonomy, low level managers are greate

      Cons

      upper level management makes odd decisions

      Advice to Management

      Let the low level manager have more autonomy and decision making power.

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2018-10-02
    • "Instructor"

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      Current Employee - Instructor in Detroit Lakes, MN
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Teaching and friendships that are developed

      Cons

      Trying to keep enrollment numbers

      Advice to Management

      We need to work harder to promote the benefits of 2 year technical education

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2018-09-21
    • "Director"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities full-time

      Pros

      Great benefits and many wonderful people work here.

      Cons

      The work environment is formal and somewhat unfriendly. Work culture varies by department depending on who the supervisor is.

      Advice to Management

      Conduct some leadership development for supervisors and others who have influence over staff.

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2018-09-04
    • "positive experience"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Paul, MN
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Nice working environment Perfect work/life balance

      Cons

      Some software implementation are not so smooth

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2018-04-24
    • "Good review"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Minnesota State Colleges and Universities part-time

      Pros

      Good place to work good compensations cultures and values life and work balance encouraged employees to show their talents

      Cons

      No cons that I can think of

      Minnesota State Colleges and Universities2018-03-08
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