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Towson University Reviews

Updated Jul 8, 2019

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Towson University CEO Timothy Chandler
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69 Ratings
  1. "Good place to be"

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    Former Employee - Lecturer in Towson, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Towson University full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Nice students Good support facilities and location

    Cons

    Inconsistent policies and how they are introduced

    Advice to Management

    Be more transparent to goals and expectations

    Towson University2019-03-28
  2. "Teaching"

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      Former Employee - Adjunct Professor in Baltimore, MD

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

      Pros

      Good faculty Good facilities Great peoples

      Cons

      It 's a great place for teaching

      Towson University2019-03-21
    • "Towson University review"

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      Current Employee - Junior Applications Developer 

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

      Pros

      Very awesome management.very good bosses

      Cons

      Nothing ,I can think of.

      Towson University2019-03-19
    • "Don't recommend school"

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      Former Employee - Teacher 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Towson University part-time

      Pros

      Have faculty meetings and teacher get supplies for class.

      Cons

      The students run the school. Poor work habits are allowed. The management does not have the backbone to run the school properly. The school should not be accredited. School allows students to gang up and threaten teachers. School is like a zoo. Students are let into classes where they do not belong. Poorly run environment. Management is afraid to tell students what to do. Students have low GPA and they are never put...

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      Advice to Management

      Get a backbone and let teachers teach. Stop letting the students who don't care run the school. Try to encourage learning versus passing students with 'A's..

      Towson University2019-02-23
    • "Great job for college student"

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      Former Employee - Community Center Assistant in Towson, MD
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      works around your schedule well

      Cons

      boring, not much to do while sitting behind desk

      Towson University2019-02-08
    • "Learning enviroment for work"

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      Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Towson, MD
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Towson University part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      You will have lot of oppertunity to learn from school accademic and events

      Cons

      A lot of walking in campus

      Towson University2019-02-01
    • "Loved my 5 years there"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Towson University full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Students are overall really great and engaged to work with

        Cons

        Dependency on state funding at times led to hiring freezes and no raises outside of cost of living adjustment

        Towson University2019-01-28
      • "Great to make some money for full time students"

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        Current Employee - Student Caller 

        I have been working at Towson University part-time

        Pros

        Great atmosphere. Coworkers get along great.

        Cons

        As with any job you will have to deal with rude people.

        Towson University2019-01-25
      • "Great opportunity for students"

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        Former Employee - Multimedia Support Associate 

        I worked at Towson University part-time

        Pros

        Opportunity to assist students and faculty with multimedia related issues

        Cons

        No cons that i can think of

        Towson University2019-01-22
      • "Librarian"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Towson University part-time

        Pros

        The campus was wonderful, and the overall experience was very positive.

        Cons

        Potential adjustments could be made regarding equipment.

        Towson University2019-01-15
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