PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix 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.

Universal Technical Institute
University Of Phoenix

Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Overview

Total reviews
228
291
Company responses
168
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Issues resolved
0
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University Of Phoenix was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Mar 22, 2008 and since then this brand received 291 reviews. It is 63 reviews more than Universal Technical Institute received since Nov 16, 2009.

Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Consumer Ratings

Rank
12 out of 624 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
78 out of 624 in Universities, Colleges and Schools category
Product or Service Quality
29 in category
52 in category
Customer service
35 in category
52 in category
Price Affordability
56 in category
66 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Universal Technical Institute ranks 66 points higher in the Universities, Colleges and Schools category than University Of Phoenix. People gave Universal Technical Institute 2.2 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Universities, Colleges and Schools category and it is 114 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, University Of Phoenix was rated 1.5 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 91 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Customer service criterion, than we see that Universal Technical Institute has a higher rating than University Of Phoenix. Regarding Price Affordability criterion, consumers gave Universal Technical Institute 1.5 stars and it is 61% greater than other in category. University Of Phoenix however was rated 1.2 stars and it is 54% greater than other in category.

Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
2.2 (71 reviews)
1.5 (45 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Uti helps you find jobs within manufacturers who offer benefits and tuition reimbursements. 1 week out of school i was building engines at CAT. it didn't work out but because of the knowledge and experience gained i was quickly offered a job the same day i left CAT. I made 65k my first year out of...

Rochelle B

I quit because it was a giant waste of money. It is essentially a glorfied elementary school. Thousands of dollars and they want to teach you how to write a dam check. That was the final straw for me because I suddenly realized they were filling the courses with fluff and filler in order to bleed...

greg b
Customer service
2 (68 reviews)
1.4 (43 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

I'm not a pissed customer. Couldn't ask for a better school for my son. You can't be lazy and not study and then blame it on the instructors...

Octavio

Here I am $50K Plus in Debt after completing my BS in Human Service Management, I live in Wisconsin and I see by searching that ALOT of Graduates in my state have the same problem..

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Price Affordability
1.5 (59 reviews)
1.2 (26 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...I was their all I saw was false lies and advertisement I withdrew myself from the program and I want a refund for the uniforms I purchased for a way out of price 215. 00 2 t shirts a work shirt for 215. 00...

Kealii

1st of all, lets speak on the cost difference, OUCH! It's bad enough that the school is mega pricey, but your 1st 3 classes are irrelevant, yet costly. If you feel it's necessary to educate me about how to be an online student, do it for free! 2nd, the financial aid office is full of *** that are...

Ashley B

Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Instructors
  • Teachers
  • Vet center
  • Flexible
  • Format and ease of use on website
  • Challenging coursework
Cons
  • Conduct standards
  • Administrative staff
  • Student services
  • Management
  • Lack of information
  • Huge scam

Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

I am at mmi now 2015 and it is GREAT, the people there are verry helpful and professional. They wont to help you...

4.3

There are so many negative reviews but i dont understand because i have had nothing but a positive experience. The...

Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

the good review was written by a uti EMPLOYEE SNEAKY HUH? THEY WILL DO ANYTHING TO KEEP YOU FROM LEAERNING WHO THEY...

1

On more than one occasion, I had technical difficulties. I notified tech services who at first could not fix the problem...

Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1

Not worth your time, money and sanity.

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Daughter returning to college...her university of Phoenix AS degree is not worth the paper it’s printed on. She has to...

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Universal Technical Institute and University Of Phoenix Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Universal Technical Institute Program (60 reviews)
  • Universal Technical Institute Automotive Program (9 reviews)
  • Universal Technical Institute Customer Care (7 reviews)
  • University Of Phoenix Financial Aid Service (81 reviews)
  • University Of Phoenix Program (41 reviews)
  • University Of Phoenix Customer Care (6 reviews)