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You are told over and over "GCU caresQuite Bright
You are told over and over "GCU cares about your education" and they don't. All they care about is that loan going to them to build new buildings and buy hotels. I had many finite issues that could easily be addressed if the school wasn't more concerned with getting more money out of me. Every time I talked with an advisor it always turned into a discussion about paying them, no matter what. The second I said "No, I'm not paying until we resolve this" they stopped replying. The councilor outright removed herself from my profile and dis-enrolled me within 24 hours, refusing to respond. They are like sales people trying to up-sale you all the time, and once you walk out the door they turn to the next victim.

Watch your finances as well. They will add a ton of fee's that shouldn't even be on your account, and the school will fight you tooth and nail to pay it all. Even threaten to send bills to collections instead of working with you. My degree from them has been absolutely useless. Nobody takes GCU seriously, at all. GCU also does nothing but copy and paste ads from Indeed to assist you with getting a job, and half the listings won't even be from within Arizona. I've asked multiple people for career services help and have received absolutely nothing. Once you graduate they don't care. Their graduation numbers are inflated to make them look good. You can go to school there for a nursing degree and get a job at McDonalds, they will count it as a success.....

4th Year Female -- Class 2015
Campus Maintenance: A+, Education Quality: F
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READ REVIEWS.Quite BrightEnglish
READ REVIEWS. READ REVIEWS before attending this school. They are For Profit. They did us a really crappy turn. Still chasing down an incorrectly charged fee. Take it out of the thousands you kept. Thieves and liars. READ REVIEWS Save yourself enormous trouble. READ REVIEWS
1st Year Male -- Class 2015
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When I first looked for schools to goQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
When I first looked for schools to go with GCU's first impression was awesome. The advisor and counselor I have are truly great and helpful. I am getting my Bachelors in Business Management with an Emphasis in Business Intelligence and my last two courses in BI is where the teaching has been going down hill. It is as if the so called professors have no clue in what they are teaching and cannot direct you properly in what is needed to be successful in the classroom. For instance Business Programming, the professor had us download software and programs which did not even work with reporting services and when you attempted to send him messages or call you would be ignored. The professor I have now is not as bad, but it looks like it is turning into a routine of ignorance
2nd Year Female -- Class 2017
Education Quality: A+, Faculty Accessibility: C+
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