PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College 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.

Porter And Chester Institute
Brown Mackie College

Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Overview

Total reviews
84
323
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
1
0

Brown Mackie College was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Jun 30, 2009 and since then this brand received 323 reviews. It is 239 reviews more than Porter And Chester Institute received since Sep 25, 2012.

Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Consumer Ratings

Rank
80 out of 557 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
58 out of 557 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Customer service
66 in category
50 in category
Product or Service Quality
62 in category
45 in category
Price Affordability
67 in category
61 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Brown Mackie College ranks 22 points higher in the Universities, Colleges and Schools category than Porter And Chester Institute. People gave Porter And Chester Institute 1.1 stars for Customer service criterion in Universities, Colleges and Schools category and it is 93 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Brown Mackie College was rated 1.5 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 109 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Product or Service Quality criterion, than we see that Brown Mackie College has a higher rating than Porter And Chester Institute. Regarding Price Affordability criterion, consumers gave Porter And Chester Institute 1.2 stars and it is 58% greater than other in category. Brown Mackie College however was rated 1.3 stars and it is 62% greater than other 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!..

Brittney S

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...

Arabian R
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...

PissedConsumer668765

...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...

PissedConsumer987532
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...

PissedConsumer1763766

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...

PissedConsumer988399

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
4.9

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

5

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

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...

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...

Porter And Chester Institute and Brown Mackie College Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1.5

My daughter was charged $20,000 for one semester at Porter and Chester for a Medical Assistant Certificate.
My son has pa...

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1.1

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)