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Stratford Career Institute
Virginia College

Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Overview

Total reviews
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Issues resolved
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Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Consumer Ratings

Rank
100 out of 863 in Education category
60 out of 512 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Product or Service Quality
87 in category
47 in category
Customer service
86 in category
39 in category
Price Affordability
89 in category
65 in category
Value for money
88 in category
37 in category

Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
2.4 (73 reviews)
1.6 (36 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I really liked the option of paying monthly, but that isn't going to be enough for me to return and have to deal with their shotty customer service..

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I wanted a satisfactory closure done, which is the service I paid for! After reaching the point of crying and explaining my position, she finally told me to come back at 6:15 pm the same evening to have another student fix it! She made it look better than the original person who tighten it but it's...

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Customer service
2.4 (66 reviews)
1.7 (41 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Customer service is rude and they don't always record conversations you have with them. They wont refund you either if you want to get off automatic payments and will say they don't have it on record. its not my fault if your employer don't turn on voice recorder...

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Was promised alot if things I dedicated over 2 years at the careeer service with no help from the Career Service Reps. And when they did help they told me to put in for jobs that they had already told plenty of other medical assistants to put in. I would always hear Ms Montgomery on the phone...

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Price Affordability
2.7 (66 reviews)
1.3 (31 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I finished the pharmacy technician program back in 2004 and I never received my diploma so I could take the exam to get licensed. My spouse paid the program in full and when I complained they said that I never existed in their program. This school is SCAM! run and save your money. Sign up for a...

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...The tuition is at a different price every mod and nobody can explain why. This entire school is total rip off and I'm glad I made the decision to leave..

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Value for money
2.2 (49 reviews)
1.5 (27 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I eventually returned all of their books and refused to pay anymore money. I had to cancel my credit card to get the payments to stop. My last conversation with them was the beginning of July when I was assured that the nightmare was over yet yesterday August 12, I received a letter from a...

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...I think they said, 'Let's see how much more money we can squeeze out of our SE branches and then close them. ' I'm currently out over $17,000 with nothing to show for it. I took one real class...

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Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Amount of course choices
  • Thoroughness of courses
  • Interesting and up to date reading materials
  • Getting away from that school
  • Some of the classmates
  • Instructors
Cons
  • False informing
  • Being scamed and non credited
  • Program is a scam
  • Im stuck there
  • Some of the staff and professors
  • Entire campus

Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I received my high school diploma form tyem and it got me a local city government jod. I am very pleased. I also...

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5

I had a wonderful experience at VC. I graduated with triple honors, and was hired at my extern site before completion...

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5

Can't log. In to my student login

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4.2

I was told to contact you all for an official transcript. I applied for a job at Aynor High school. They don’t accept...

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Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I signed up for the Relaxation Therapist course and much to my dismay, realized the ENTIRE course is all just ONE book c...

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1

I am almost done with getting my diploma in MA. This school is a joke they can't keep teachers or administrative...

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1

I went through sci for there high school diploma only to find out its no good very unhappy!

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1

I'm currently a student at Virginia College and I hate it! The staff is unprofessional, the financial aid department is...

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Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

I finished the pharmacy technician program back in 2004 and I never received my diploma so I could take the exam to get...

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Need transcript for school please

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5

I give Stratford Career Institute a 5 star rating. I graduated in 2002. I'm proud of my Psychology/Social Work Diploma....

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No votes

Hello I'm writing this review to get contact with someone about my transcript that I need a copy of for my job. My...

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Stratford Career Institute and Virginia College Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Stratford Career Institute Course (54 reviews)
  • Stratford Career Institute Program (51 reviews)
  • Stratford Career Institute Customer Care (10 reviews)
  • Virginia College Program (22 reviews)
  • Virginia College Customer Care (8 reviews)
  • Virginia College Medical Assistant Program (7 reviews)