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Star Career Academy Reviews

Updated September 6, 2017
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  1. "President of operations"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Star Career Academy full-time

    Pros

    Loved students and employees

    Cons

    Lack of financial support for all campus's


  2. "Disappointing Institution"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Director of Education in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Assistant Director of Education in Philadelphia, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Star Career Academy full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    None. Institution is now closed, as it should be.

    Cons

    Benefits for a family were $1,200/month, school was overcharging for slow growing jobs.

  3. "director of financial aid"

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    Former Employee - Director in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - Director in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Star Career Academy full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    students and hours and lunch and

    Cons

    upper management - ceo was the worst

    Advice to Management

    change industry


  4. "Director of Admissions"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Star Career Academy full-time

    Pros

    Great students and staff. Culinary is an amazing professions.

    Cons

    Every establishments have their own issues.


  5. "Business Administration Chair"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Star Career Academy full-time

    Pros

    Helping students change their lives through education.

    Cons

    Everything about this organization.


  6. "Program Chair"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Star Career Academy full-time

    Pros

    Convenient location and reliable paycheck

    Cons

    school closed in November 2016


  7. "Horrible"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Star Career Academy full-time

    Pros

    closure is the only notable pro

    Cons

    everything else would qualify it's con

  8. "Medical Instructor"

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    Former Employee - Adjunct Allied Health Instructor in Bronx, NY
    Former Employee - Adjunct Allied Health Instructor in Bronx, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Star Career Academy (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent support from staff and department chairman.

    Cons

    too much food from the cooking school.


  9. "gone with the wind"

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    Former Employee - Director of Career Services in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - Director of Career Services in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Star Career Academy (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great staff , ability to learn alot quickly, good benefits

    Cons

    obviously didnt care about staff or students shut down without one days notice leaving 200+ staff members unemployed 2000+ students without options

    Advice to Management

    be considerate of others people's lives who didnt make 6 figures


  10. "What a Nightmare"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Star Career Academy full-time

    Pros

    The opportunity to help students

    Cons

    Corporate goals were about $$$$ not about education

    Advice to Management

    Too late - school shut down with no warning to staff or student population November 2016


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