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

Kaplan University
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Kaplan University and Devry University Overview

Total reviews
187
108
Company responses
0
0
Issues resolved
1
0

Kaplan University was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Oct 17, 2007 and since then this brand received 187 reviews. It is 79 reviews more than Devry University received since May 16, 2008.

Kaplan University and Devry University Consumer Ratings

Rank
41 out of 624 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
86 out of 624 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Customer service
26 in category
55 in category
Price Affordability
35 in category
70 in category
Product or Service Quality
26 in category
65 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Kaplan University ranks 45 points higher in the Universities, Colleges and Schools category than Devry University. People gave Kaplan University 2.1 stars for Customer service criterion in Universities, Colleges and Schools category and it is 132 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Devry University was rated 1.3 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 103 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Price Affordability criterion, than we see that Kaplan University has a higher rating than Devry University. Regarding Product or Service Quality criterion, consumers gave Kaplan University 2.5 stars and it is 84% greater than other in category. Devry University however was rated 1.2 stars and it is 59% greater than other in category.

Kaplan University and Devry University Rating Details

Customer service
2.1 (21 reviews)
1.3 (23 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Kaplan University customer service is horrible. Changing people’s lives daily through the power of education? This is much more accurate: Ruining people’s lives daily through the power of deceptive marketing and false advertising. HOW can someone especially an online (Kaplan) college LIE to so many...

PissedConsumer899603

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
Price Affordability
2.1 (20 reviews)
1.1 (24 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Kaplan University ( Now Purdue University) recruiters will tell you that they are Accredited and their credits are accepted by most universities. This is a falsehood. Their response to my complaint was, "Its not our fault they wont accept credits from us. Many colleges and universities will not...

Tammy M

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
Product or Service Quality
2.5 (19 reviews)
1.2 (26 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Hello, I found you by accident and pray someone can help me. Below is just basic info to see if you can help, or refer me to someone that can. I have all documentation and correspondence collaborating between myself and all parties involved at Kaplan, its saved and ready if needed. Current Student...

Shawnte

...FOR EXAMPLE: TUTORING AND SOME SOFTWARE PRODUCTS ARE AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS FOR FREE AND THAT’S SOMETHING YOU CANT GET AT A COMMUNITY COLLEGE WHERE THEY CHARGE YOU. WELL BIG DEAL, SAY YOU SUCK AT MATH AND TUTORING IS ABOUT $100 PER SESSION. YOU KNOW WHAT, SAYS ITS $200 PER SESSION...

PissedConsumer579386

Kaplan University and Devry University Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Professors
  • What i learned
  • That they are always there when i need them
  • Professors
  • One of my professors
  • It was online schooling
Cons
  • Fraudulent practices
  • Unethical
  • No customer service
  • Scammed me out of my money
  • Unreliable university education
  • Tuition fees

Kaplan University and Devry University Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I am not sure why Kaplan can not set up direct deposit I am waiting on a check no fault of Kaplan but it is lost in the...

No votes

Kaplan University and Devry University Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I attended Kaplan for 2 years for my associates in medical assisting. I never had a problem with Kaplan and I loved all...

1

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

Kaplan University and Devry University Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

I attended a paralegal school in 1999-2000 Called Lee College, supposedly purchased by Kaplan in July 2000. The closed...

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1

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

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Kaplan University and Devry University Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Kaplan University Financial Aid Service (38 reviews)
  • Kaplan University Program (22 reviews)
  • Kaplan University Customer Care (9 reviews)
  • Devry University Program (26 reviews)