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Devry University and Capella University Overview

Total reviews 108 110
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Devry University and Capella University Consumer Ratings

Rank
87 out of 556 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
88 out of 556 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Product or Service Quality
63 in category
59 in category
Price Affordability
72 in category
63 in category
Customer service
55 in category
66 in category
Scholarship, Grants and Programs
51 in category
52 in category

Devry University and Capella University Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.2 (26 reviews)
1.3 (51 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I took 3 classes 1 semester and quit due to the quality of classes. Those 3 classes cost $6000 dollars plus books and the mandatory raspberry pi that wasn't used. This was 2015/2016 when I took the classes and sometime after I quit the FTC started investigating them for false claims and something...

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...Don't fall for it! Many hidden costs and the quality is TERRIBLE. You will receive excellent service from your advisor in the beginning but once you are in too deep to transfer; you'll never be able to reach them. The process they create for obtaining a DNP defies ALL other DNP programs...

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Price Affordability
1.1 (24 reviews)
1.3 (48 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

They informed me that the price of the classes would decreased as I further my education got closer to completing my degree. It was a lie and a scam. The old bait and switch...

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Had tried for two months to access my financial aid, to determine what, if anything, I had been awarded. Every time I got an error message (yes, I tried different browsers). I tried calling and would be on hold for minimum of 40 minutes. Left my number for a call-back and received two return calls...

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Customer service
1.3 (23 reviews)
1.1 (54 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I do not recommend DeVry to anyone. They are very uninformative, unprofessional, the teachers are awful, the advisors are horrible, the classroom settings are the worst I have ever been in; I can go on and on. DeVry will advertise anything to get you to go to their school but once you get in, they...

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... the quality of the interaction and education experienced with CAPELLAs core academic programs, in addition to CAPELLAs unwillingness to review and respond to customer service issues/complaints from its students. (SOURCE: Letter from The Higher Learning Commission to Capella University President, December 20, 2006 (CAPELLA-0049248) The Harkins Report also states that, more than 1 in 5 students who attended a for-...

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Scholarship, Grants and Programs
1.2 (22 reviews)
1.1 (47 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...They have fumbled the ball on the grants and scholarships. They have messed it up so bad that it will take my son approx 5 years to get a bachelors degree. So frustrated with DeVry...

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...When my grants and loans were exhausted they threw me out saying I had not made appropriate progress..

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Devry University and Capella University Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Professors
  • One of my professors
  • It was online schooling
  • Financial disaster
  • Degree major
  • Instructors
Cons
  • Scammed me out of my money
  • Unreliable university education
  • Tuition fees
  • Quality of faculty
  • Career services
  • Teaching style and advising

Devry University and Capella University Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

Hello, My name is Maria and DeVry scammed me out of all my financial aid. Here is my story. DeVry made false promises...

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1

If You Receive Financial Aid
Always check you F/A to make sure that the school is getting what they are supposed to get...

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1

Same thing here, unfortunately. I have $51K in student loans now with 68 hours completed of a 120 hour degree. I was...

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1

Capella University accepted my financial aid for many years, but when it was time to finalize my dissertation process,...

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Devry University and Capella University Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

I do not recommend DeVry to anyone. They are very uninformative, unprofessional, the teachers are awful, the advisors...

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2.3

Had tried for two months to access my financial aid, to determine what, if anything, I had been awarded. Every time I...

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1

DeVry has totally messed up my sons college experience. They have fumbled the ball on the grants and scholarships. They...

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1.6

I have tried numerous times to access financial aid to see what, if anything, I have been awarded. I have gotten no...

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Devry University and Capella University Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Devry University Program (26 reviews)
  • Capella University Program (30 reviews)
  • Capella University Financial Aid Service (10 reviews)
  • Capella University Mental Health Counseling Program (4 reviews)