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The College Network
Virginia College

The College Network and Virginia College Overview

Total reviews 194 137
Company responses 0 0
Issues resolved 0 0

The College Network and Virginia College Consumer Ratings

Rank
95 out of 554 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
63 out of 554 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Product or Service Quality
70 in category
50 in category
Customer service
68 in category
42 in category
Price Affordability
78 in category
68 in category
Additional Fees
71 in category
33 in category

The College Network and Virginia College Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.1 (40 reviews)
1.5 (37 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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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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
1.2 (38 reviews)
1.7 (43 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

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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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
1.1 (31 reviews)
1.3 (32 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...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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...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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Additional Fees
1 (29 reviews)
1.7 (21 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I see that this organization has and is going thru lots of lawsuits!!!!! I want to know what I do to get my money back as well!!!!! Why are they allowing them to keep advertising to people about education when the obviously are not forth coming with correct and honest info about there programs!!!!...

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It was wrong number.just need my transcripts from my closed school

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The College Network and Virginia College Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Staff knows how to sell their product
  • Good hype reps
  • Getting away from that school
  • Two instructors
  • Some of the classmates
Cons
  • Unable to complete
  • Buyers remorse
  • How difficult it is to get a refund
  • Im stuck there
  • Some of the staff and professors
  • Non-helpful staff

The College Network and Virginia College Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
No votes
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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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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The College Network and Virginia College Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
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

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

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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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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The College Network and Virginia College Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

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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1

It was wrong number.just need my transcripts from my closed school

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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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No votes

I have ordered a transcript Nd I got a email saying no record. The school Im trying to attend suggested that you all...

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The College Network and Virginia College Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • The College Network Program (73 reviews)
  • The College Network Classes (8 reviews)
  • The College Network Customer Care (6 reviews)
  • Virginia College Program (22 reviews)
  • Virginia College Customer Care (8 reviews)
  • Virginia College Medical Assistant Program (7 reviews)