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Porter And Chester Institute
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Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Overview

Total reviews 86 324
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Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Consumer Ratings

Rank
92 out of 555 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
67 out of 555 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Customer service
71 in category
55 in category
Product or Service Quality
64 in category
48 in category
Price Affordability
73 in category
66 in category
Scholarship, Grants and Programs
53 in category
52 in category

Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Rating Details

Customer service
1.1 (41 reviews)
1.5 (75 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Very poor business practice and very poor customer service. Go to literally any other school!..

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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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Product or Service Quality
1.2 (40 reviews)
1.6 (81 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Now am required to pay a $28,000 loan for a product not received. Professor Seckington states on the recording that I had bin nothing but a pain in his ***, the 4 mouths I was there. I have witnesses stating professor Seckington and I had a typical student teacher rapport in class before this...

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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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Price Affordability
1.2 (36 reviews)
1.3 (63 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

My daughter was charged $20,000 for one semester at Porter and Chester for a Medical Assistant Certificate.My son has paid $4,500 per semester at Holyoke Community College for Computer Science and has an Associates Degree for $18,000.I paid the equivalent of about $800 by today's value to get ACAD...

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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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Scholarship, Grants and Programs
1.4 (35 reviews)
1.4 (58 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I went to PCI to pursue a career in nursing! I was told once I graduating my payment would be $300 as time went on when I was 1/2 way through my payments went up to $598. I got told that they were “trying out different programs” there was 11 people in my class only 2 graduated out of the 11. I...

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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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Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Instructors
  • Fellow classmates
  • Classmates
  • One class per month
  • One class a month
  • Professors
Cons
  • Customer service
  • Unprofessional
  • Over priced
  • Career services
  • Way i was disguarded without thought
  • Poor communication

Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
4.8

I graduated on October 2015 and my experience went far beyond my initial expectations. Individual experience and outcom...

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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

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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Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I was an instructor for Porter Chester for two years at the woburn campus and the head of the automotive dept got...

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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

Currently in the dental assistant program and I could say that I am extremely unsatisfied with this program. When you si...

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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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Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
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Hi, my name is Legacee Teixeira, and I am beyond excited to be a part of your dental program. I will be starting in...

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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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My son just called me to tell me he received a call from a person at this institute to let him know that he will not be...

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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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Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Porter And Chester Institute Program (24 reviews)
  • Porter And Chester Institute Teacher (11 reviews)
  • Porter And Chester Institute Dental Assisting Program (3 reviews)
  • Brown Mackie College Program (95 reviews)
  • Brown Mackie College Financial Aid Service (23 reviews)
  • Brown Mackie College Loan (16 reviews)