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BrightComputer Science
Administrations only concern is the faculty not the students.
2nd Year Female -- Class 2019
Campus Maintenance: B-, Faculty Accessibility: F
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VCC has many campuses, which is great; however,Quite BrightEnglish
VCC has many campuses, which is great; however, staff and teachers are do unfriendly and arrogant, perhaps a sign of lack of confidence and/or training. Each one tries to pass the ball to the other so they don't have to help you. Many teachers finish the term without completing the grading. So students do not really know anything about their progress, just the final grade. Teachers get away with this all the time! This is frightening, in my opinion. And yet VCC will do nothing about it and will pretend they don't know. This basically shows that all VCC cares about is your $$$, that's why they treat their students like numbers. Very unfortunate.
2nd Year Female -- Class 1923
Campus Maintenance: A-, Faculty Accessibility: F
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The parking lot is crowded.Quite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
The parking lot is crowded. The new books have words missing, faded pages, and often are poorly organized. There are professors who don't know how to teach and classes often get cancelled. Some courses that are required for a degree aren't offered or you can only do them online. They don't have a good selection of places to eat. There is no campus housing. There is always a problem with the financial aid department. They change FASFA information last minute and have added inaccurate information even when told it was inaccurate. Financial aid will always be late because of them making "corrections." The automated system for their answer center almost never works and you get bounced around trying to talk to someone who can help you. Some of the bathrooms are dated and some smell heavily all the time of perfume. The library has very few books and more computers than anyone ever uses. If you have to go to the Math Lab half of the computers have signs on them so you can't use and have to wait til someone is done. There is no apparent reason for the computers to be out of service all the time.
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Perceived Campus Safety: A, Education Quality: F
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