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The University of West Georgia

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The whole school itself is so overrated.Super BrilliantNursing
The whole school itself is so overrated. They do "care" about you, but the nursing school has some of the dumbest rules. An "C" in that school is 75 or higher. You can fail a class if you have a 74.9 because the teachers do not believe in rounding. Another one is that you have to make a "100" on one medication calculation tests or you automatic lose 10 points off of your final grade in a class. Some of the smartest people in my cohort failed a class because of these unnecessary rules. I have done pretty well, survived these rules, and graduated from this school, but I would not recommend this school to anyone unless you want to be in the mess.
5th Year Female -- Class 2016
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The teachers are great and answer questions promptly.Quite BrightCriminal
The teachers are great and answer questions promptly. BUT the admission department, registration department, counselors, and bookstore (pretty much everyone outside of the teachers) are not helpful. As far as admission goes I had a hold on my account because someone failed to review my transcripts although all had shown to be received. I had to contact them, and they were still telling me I had to take the course, although I had already taken two college level courses. The bookstore never answers phone calls or emails, and being a distant learner those are the only two options I have. They responded a week later, stating that I had missed the deadline to return my books even though the books were listed as a requirement on their website. My counselor, responded to my initial email, but never gave a response to any email trying to follow up on any new updates.
1st Year Female -- Class 2018
Education Quality: A+, Campus Aesthetics: F
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The administrators at the school were recently excitedBrightAccounting
The administrators at the school were recently excited about the record number of new enrollees. What they conveniently don't mention is the standards are lower. It seems they have picked quantity over quality. It does pay better, afterall. This leaves the classroom environment an aggravating place. There are students that can't write a simple paper or approach professors with questions speaking full sentences. Crime is going up and I wouldn't be surprised if there's a connection. The surrounding city is dull. Student life and environment is a horrible joke. The school keeps growing and parking has become a disaster. Someone had a smart idea to remove parallel parking on campus at the same time. Now students are parking on a dirt patch outside of campus. I don't even know who that land belongs to. Professors in my department have been awesome. I guess they're the light at the end of the tunnel.
4th Year Female -- Class 2015
Campus Maintenance: A+, Innovation: F
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