PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Ashworth College and Kaplan University as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

Ashworth College
Kaplan University

Ashworth College and Kaplan University Overview

Total reviews
159
187
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
0
1

Kaplan University was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Oct 17, 2007 and since then this brand received 187 reviews. It is 28 reviews more than Ashworth College received since Mar 12, 2008.

Ashworth College and Kaplan University Consumer Ratings

Rank
39 out of 557 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
40 out of 557 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Customer service
37 in category
25 in category
Staff
45 in category
22 in category
Product or Service Quality
36 in category
26 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Ashworth College ranks 1 points higher in the Universities, Colleges and Schools category than Kaplan University. People gave Ashworth College 1.8 stars for Customer service criterion in Universities, Colleges and Schools category and it is 121 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Kaplan University was rated 2.1 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 133 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Staff criterion, than we see that Kaplan University has a higher rating than Ashworth College. Regarding Product or Service Quality criterion, consumers gave Ashworth College 1.9 stars and it is 77% greater than other in category. Kaplan University however was rated 2.5 stars and it is 84% greater than other in category.

Ashworth College and Kaplan University Rating Details

Customer service
1.8 (57 reviews)
2.1 (21 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I have an issue with your college # 1 customer service and academic specialist are very rude to me . # When signing up for the school please state that if the program doesn’t work out it’ll have a negative impact on someone’s credit. #3 in regards to your policy with your refunds , students should...

Koi

Kaplan University customer service is horrible. Changing people’s lives daily through the power of education? This is much more accurate: Ruining people’s lives daily through the power of deceptive marketing and false advertising. HOW can someone especially an online (Kaplan) college LIE to so many...

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Staff
1.7 (54 reviews)
2.5 (19 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I decided to enroll one of staff members at Ashworth “College”; I wasn’t sure if this would the company’s preferred school, so I decided I would enroll and shallow the employee. I glance over the curriculum and thought it interesting but not in-depth. As my employee moved along in the program I...

PissedConsumer965711

...itary vet I enroll in this school to obtain a degree in my field of study, during my school term I was deployed after notifying my teachers and administrative staff that I was about to leave a few months later i receive a notification that i was disenroll instead of in hold status when I returned in march i inquired about why i was disenrolled only ...

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Product or Service Quality
1.9 (50 reviews)
2.5 (19 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Ive failed to mention that they arent allowed internet access at the prison my son is in so Jason had to do all of his work by writing and our wonderful US Postal Service. Thru all trial he and I went thru my son got his Assoc. Degree with a 4...

Kimberly J

Kaplan University ( Now Purdue University) recruiters will tell you that they are Accredited and their credits are accepted by most universities. This is a falsehood. Their response to my complaint was, "Its not our fault they wont accept credits from us. Many colleges and universities will not...

Tammy M

Ashworth College and Kaplan University Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Price
  • Lower cost than other schools
  • Doing classes on my time
  • Professors
  • What i learned
  • That they are always there when i need them
Cons
  • Student portal
  • Staff and scam
  • Registrar department
  • Fraudulent practices
  • Unethical
  • No customer service

Ashworth College and Kaplan University Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I thought that people got refunded most of the money, if not all, that they spent on classes. I had to cancel and will...

5

I am not sure why Kaplan can not set up direct deposit I am waiting on a check no fault of Kaplan but it is lost in the...

Ashworth College and Kaplan University Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

PAID IN FULL IN 2012. THEY SWITCHED THE CURRICULUM AND NOW TO FINISH THE DEGREE I HAVE BEEN WORKING ON THAT WAS PAID IN...

1

I attended Kaplan for 2 years for my associates in medical assisting. I never had a problem with Kaplan and I loved all...

Ashworth College and Kaplan University Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

I am presently a building manager for a condo highrise in Cambridge, Ontario. I wanted to educate myself in the condo in...

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I attended a paralegal school in 1999-2000 Called Lee College, supposedly purchased by Kaplan in July 2000. The closed...

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Ashworth College and Kaplan University Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Ashworth College Program (25 reviews)
  • Ashworth College Course (11 reviews)
  • Ashworth College Customer Care (10 reviews)
  • Kaplan University Financial Aid Service (38 reviews)
  • Kaplan University Program (22 reviews)
  • Kaplan University Customer Care (9 reviews)