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US Career Institute
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US Career Institute and The College Network Overview

Total reviews 50 194
Company responses 0 0
Issues resolved 0 0

US Career Institute and The College Network Consumer Ratings

Rank
122 out of 874 in Education category
93 out of 553 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Product or Service Quality
103 in category
69 in category
Customer service
119 in category
67 in category
Price Affordability
111 in category
77 in category
Advertised vs Delivered
71 in category
47 in category

US Career Institute and The College Network Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
2 (18 reviews)
1.1 (40 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Student Service is no help either, if you email question, it takes them fwe days to answer. Sometimes too, sent email questions to instructors, no response even a week. 5...

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I am almost done paying off for a service I not only never used I didn't want it. April 2015, I called and requested a refund for all the exams tests fee because I am entiled to at least that since I PAID FOR THE EXAMS FEES AHEAD OF TIME WITH THAT TUITION. I was told that I would get that (again...

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Customer service
1.8 (16 reviews)
1.2 (38 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Basically you read take open book multiple choice tests. Then when you have a project to complete instructions are vague . The forms in these bookkeeping projects are unfamiliar nothing like what was already covered. Multiple misprints through out course. Buy accounting for dummies you'll get...

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Have sent many e mails with no response, customer service verifys the refund is due and then just refers you to the accounting dept and they do not respond and their voicemail refers you to their e mail. I know of a few more military members here in the same boat. It is sad to think they are taking...

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Price Affordability
2.3 (12 reviews)
1.1 (31 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I figured the price seemed right and with the whole money back guarantee I didn't have much to lose. Well, I was totally wrong. Little did I know at the time how important AHDI certification was for a training program, for I didn't even know what AHDI was at the time...

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...did not accept TCN stuff anymore she then told me about TCN scam and how she talks to atleast a couple people in the same situation everyday she told me the price that i could have paid had i just used Excelsior directly and i would get Financial aid! I didnt want to believe it so i called TCN and talked to several different people and got vague run around in circles answers. I stopped the payments and now here it is 2 years later and i literally get phone calls every three months or so from some company saying they are representing TCN and that TCN is currently moving my account to prelegal status where they will seek legal actions and the right to enforce that by any means necessary should i not pay and what are my intentions. The last time they called which was today the guy told me that the SCHOOL was...

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Advertised vs Delivered
2.2 (10 reviews)
1 (25 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

If someone has an interest in a particular field of study that US Career Institute offers, their courses can determine if you have a skill set fitted for that profession. It is like anything else in life. You enter a contract to pay in full or in installments. Any money that is uncollected will go...

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I signed up many years ago. The rep who came looked at my transcripts from my AA and said everything looks great. Shouldn't be a problem. Said I wasn't interested in taking AA classes again, just wanted to do my LVN to BSN. He said he did see any reason why that wouldn't happen. They day after you...

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US Career Institute and The College Network Pros and Cons

Pros
  • I liked the overall course
  • Staff knows how to sell their product
  • Good hype reps
Cons
  • Misleading advertisement
  • Shady pricing
  • Inadequate training
  • Unable to complete
  • Buyers remorse
  • How difficult it is to get a refund

US Career Institute and The College Network Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

Every state has different requirements for the courses provided. Some more then others. Even CNA work. One state you...

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No votes
4.8

I went to us career institute for veterinary assistance classes and graduated with high honors. I now work at a humane...

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No votes

US Career Institute and The College Network Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I signed up for the Medical Billing and Coding classes. The classes have such cheap materials for the money. I also lost...

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1

I was a student at The College Network (TCN) and I feel that I was misled to sign up for their program by one of their...

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1

This place uses misleading advertisement to trap people enroll then they will find all the excuses to make you pay to th...

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1

In 2010 I too was mislead by TCN salesperson, related to time and classes it would take for my RN, told they worked...

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US Career Institute and The College Network Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

Seen an ad in my puzzle book and decided to check it out. I had a feeling it was too good to be true, and sure enough I...

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I was in your program years ago but didn't finish cuz I was in an accident. I paid it off I owe nothing can I start the...

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I am planning to have my on business as wedding planner so i taking courses to learn i hope the school is up to date

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In 2007, I started classes after having someone come to my home and talk about the nursing program. After my first...

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US Career Institute and The College Network Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Us Career Institute Medical Coding And Billing Program (5 reviews)
  • Us Career Institute Program (5 reviews)
  • Us Career Institute Customer Care (3 reviews)
  • The College Network Program (73 reviews)
  • The College Network Classes (8 reviews)
  • The College Network Customer Care (6 reviews)