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Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Overview

Total reviews
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324
Company responses
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Issues resolved
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Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Consumer Ratings

Rank
45 out of 540 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
64 out of 540 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Customer service
25 in category
51 in category
Price Affordability
35 in category
63 in category
Product or Service Quality
26 in category
45 in category
Scholarship, Grants and Programs
35 in category
49 in category

Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Rating Details

Customer service
2.1 (21 reviews)
1.5 (75 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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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I was dealing with this school in 2014 and its nothing but negativity in my life now in 2020. I registered in brown mackie college Birmingham and in a year had been put out of school with no explanation TWICE , had money stolen from me , credit scores are TERRIBLE , and even taken my tax money. My...

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Price Affordability
2.1 (20 reviews)
1.3 (63 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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...

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They also lied about my general tuition price and I continued to keep owning more and more sending me further into debt but so far in it was impossible to turn back. Now, I am applying for higher education and have requested transcripts from them twice. I have gone to other schools and requesting...

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Product or Service Quality
2.5 (19 reviews)
1.6 (81 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I was able to complete both my bachelor and master degrees at the school. I went through class with no problems. I found that I got out of class what I put in. I had to do the work to study and remain diligent. I would recommend the school. I found the classes interesting and challenging. My...

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...Some of the failed students are Licensed Practical Nurses and are in disbelief, as are the other failed students, in the quality and worthiness of Mr. Thornton's contribution to the Brown Mackie experience. A two month penalty from attending classes has been imposed on each of the failed students...

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Scholarship, Grants and Programs
1.8 (17 reviews)
1.4 (58 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I told the academic advisor I did not want any student loans I only want to use grants since I had a 4. 0 GPA I wanted to find grants that I was eligible for the academic grades she called me on the phone and told me to go to what I now know is a promissory note. when I saw the box that stated how...

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...and stuff covered thru gov funds and I would even get money whlie I went to school for cost of living, never was i told my loans were maxed out and my grants were what I was getting cash, had I known what was going on I would have never signed financial docs, also ended up with almost 36k for a Medical Assistant diploma freaking hacks! Promised so much but they never...

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Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Professors
  • What i learned
  • That they are always there when i need them
  • One class per month
  • One class a month
  • Professors
Cons
  • Fraudulent practices
  • Unethical
  • No customer service
  • Career services
  • Way i was disguarded without thought
  • Poor communication

Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
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...

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5

Brown Mackie College has ruined my credit because of my inability to pay back student loans.I was told that the...

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5

Hello, I found you by accident and pray someone can help me. Below is just basic info to see if you can help, or refer...

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5

I attended the brown mackie campus in dallas fort worth, I have had not experiensed any of the problems stated in these...

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Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

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

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1

You most certainly do not want to go to any Brown Mackie--and especially not the one in Findlay, Ohio.
I taught there at...

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1

This school was a joke. They lie to you to get you to sign up and then steal your pell grant money and financial aid. I...

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1

They will waste your time and money don't go for any reason. The nursing program is BS. They don't tell you what will...

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Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

Okay so I attended Thompson institute,in which I took out financial aid a, now 1/2020 im being accused of attending...

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My name is Juna Dazon, I went to Brown Mackie College Miami (Miramar Fl Campus) graduated on May 2015. I need...

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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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1

I was dealing with this school in 2014 and its nothing but negativity in my life now in 2020. I registered in brown...

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Kaplan University and Brown Mackie College Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Kaplan University Financial Aid Service (38 reviews)
  • Kaplan University Program (22 reviews)
  • Kaplan University Customer Care (9 reviews)
  • Brown Mackie College Program (95 reviews)
  • Brown Mackie College Financial Aid Service (23 reviews)
  • Brown Mackie College Loan (16 reviews)