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Capella University and NorthCentral University Overview

Total reviews 111 88
Company responses 0 56
Issues resolved 0 1

Capella University and NorthCentral University Consumer Ratings

Rank
88 out of 561 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
34 out of 561 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Customer service
70 in category
63 in category
Product or Service Quality
62 in category
61 in category
Value for money
50 in category
42 in category
Price Affordability
67 in category
57 in category

Capella University and NorthCentral University Rating Details

Customer service
1.1 (55 reviews)
1.3 (29 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

... 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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...I knew of another “doctor” who actually bought his degree and obtained transcripts from an online service. Because instructors at NCU are not familiar with the material they grade, faculty serve as mere graders. 3...

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Product or Service Quality
1.3 (52 reviews)
1.3 (27 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...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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Once enrolled in my first class I encountered the poor quality of the program. Upon further research, I see many of the problems I have encountered are regular problems at the university. The program promises one-on-one with faculty, though the faculty frequently has issues connecting with students...

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Value for money
1.2 (51 reviews)
1.3 (23 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Please do not go to this school they would drag you through the mug and take all of your money and throw you out. NO..

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My course advisor and financial office shocked me they did not collect the money from FAFSA for the last 2 courses I’ve just finished. They claimed it was because I applied late for FAFSA’s new school year 2018-19. In fact, what happened is I applied when the advisor emailed me, so NCU should be...

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Price Affordability
1.3 (49 reviews)
1.5 (27 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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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On May 2nd, 2019 I received a letter stating that two of my student loans serviced by Navient were defaulted. This action forced me to take a LOA from Northcentral University because I lost mt FA. The problem here is that I notified Navient in February, 2019 that I was enrolled full-time at NCU and...

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Capella University and NorthCentral University Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Financial disaster
  • Degree major
  • Instructors
  • Flexibility of being online
  • Flexibility of classes
  • Course work portion and mentors
Cons
  • Quality of faculty
  • Career services
  • Teaching style and advising
  • Lack of support for the dissertation process
  • Fraudulent practices
  • Prolonging dissertation to increase their profits

Capella University and NorthCentral University Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
No votes
4

I graduated June 4. 2017, which means I finished all required courses for the doctoral with a GPA 3.78. In the year of 2...

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3.1

I was told by my instructor to be withdrawn from her class. the reason is she did not think my writing was not up to...

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Capella University and NorthCentral University Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
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

I had an A in every course, passed my comps the first time with an A, and had my concept paper accepted the first time....

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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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1

NCU has ruined my credit and refuse to apply a proper military withdrawal to my account. They do not want me to see my s...

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Capella University and NorthCentral University Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1.9

Please do not go to this school they would drag you through the mug and take all of your money and throw you out.NO

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1

I was promised a 15% deduction in tuition because I am a certified educator with an Ayurvedic Medical Association....

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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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No votes

I trying to apply for scholarship and asked to indicate "zip code", my zip code of Ruhango District in Rwanda is being...

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Capella University and NorthCentral University Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Capella University Program (30 reviews)
  • Capella University Financial Aid Service (10 reviews)
  • Capella University Mental Health Counseling Program (4 reviews)
  • Northcentral University Program (29 reviews)
  • Northcentral University Doctor Of Education Program (5 reviews)
  • Northcentral University Financial Aid Service (2 reviews)