PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Devry University and Capella 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.

Devry University
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Devry University and Capella University Overview

Total reviews
108
98
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
0
0

Devry University was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on May 16, 2008 and since then this brand received 108 reviews. It is 10 reviews more than Capella University received since May 8, 2010.

Devry University and Capella University Consumer Ratings

Rank
86 out of 554 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
87 out of 554 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Product or Service Quality
65 in category
61 in category
Price Affordability
70 in category
65 in category
Customer service
55 in category
66 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Devry University ranks 1 points higher in the Universities, Colleges and Schools category than Capella University. People gave Devry University 1.2 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Universities, Colleges and Schools category and it is 79 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Capella University was rated 1.2 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 83 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Price Affordability criterion, than we see that Capella University has a higher rating than Devry University. Regarding Customer service criterion, consumers gave Devry University 1.3 stars and it is 62% greater than other in category. Capella University however was rated 1.1 stars and it is 54% greater than other in category.

Devry University and Capella University Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.2 (26 reviews)
1.2 (42 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...

PissedConsumer1237070

...With the exception of one class with a great tutor and professor, there was a lackluster quality to the interactions with everyone. There were financial issues for my husband with getting his financial aid. I was paying as I went and had set up a direct billing...

Stephanie P
Price Affordability
1.1 (24 reviews)
1.3 (40 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...

PissedConsumer914270

Capella University fraudulently put $3,000 of charge-offs on my credit reports. They claim I signed-up for classes with them in May of 2019, and I don't even know who these jerks are. I noticed this on Nov 22 2019, when I did a random review of my credit report.That day, I called Capella's...

Anh
Customer service
1.3 (23 reviews)
1.1 (43 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...

Amanda

... 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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Devry University and Capella University Pros and Cons

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

Devry University and Capella University Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
No votes
5

I been attending Capella university hoping to get a bachelors degree and every year I gain another year to finish it...

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...

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...

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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1

Capella University fraudulently put $3,000 of charge-offs on my credit reports. They claim I signed-up for classes with...

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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 (29 reviews)
  • Capella University Financial Aid Service (10 reviews)
  • Capella University Customer Care (6 reviews)