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Right about the time you think things can'tBrightNursing
Right about the time you think things can't get any worse....they do. Im in the Manchester nursing programs.

This is a predatory business. For starters they do this thing where they give you a ' $2000 scholarship' discount, if you maintain a good gpa,

problem is they will actively work to fail 30% of the class so not only do they have 30% of very good students repeat a semester but they loose thier discount. In reality even for the students who make it they add on all these extra fees which makes the actual cost of the school tuition (not including room and board) about $75,000.

Over the past 6 months to year there has been a 90% faculty turnover. The educational quality is terrible, last class had a 50% 1st time NCLEX pass rate, they won't let you see those figures!!! Classes consist of unprepared faculty reading from slides created 5 years earlier by some faculty member who left. They are disorganized, and the information is not current, read the book and it is totally different information, ask the fuculty member to explain and they say 'don't worry about it' it is anyone's guess which answer will the the 'right' one on the exams. The worst part is the environment of fear and coercion the school creates. If you complain they respond by threatening you, we were told that if we publicly criticized the program we would never get jobs and they would not give us reccomendations for jobs. You are trapped, they have your money you are 2 semesters in and you have few choices. Wow and I took on $120k in student loans for this!!! Don't go to this program, youll regret every day you are here.

1st Year Female -- Class 2018
Friendliness: A, Education Quality: F
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I have completed my first full year hereNot so brightNursing
I have completed my first full year here at the Boston campus and I wish I went somewhere else. The school is very cheap when it comes to their resources and staff. Often bathrooms and printers are out of service and the elevators have a lot of issues. The program itself is on probation due to the Nursing students not being able to pass their boards successfully, and for 45,000 a year, i expect a wonderful education and have yet to receive it. I have many teachers who just lecture you, are extremely unavailable, often arrogant and assuming we have already had background information. My academic counselor is often too busy to see me and never returns my emails. Overall, the school is not worth the money or the time and I strongly urge anyone who is going to apply to look elsewhere. It is a small college, clicky and expensive, and its not worth your time or money.
1st Year Female -- Class 2019
Surrounding City: A+, Education Quality: F
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I am now a second-year nursing student atQuite BrightNursing
I am now a second-year nursing student at MCPHS Boston and am writing this review to caution everyone from staying away from this program. This program is in jeopardy of losing its accreditation due to the fact that its curriculum is absolute trash. Before enrolling, I read many reviews stating almost all "good" faculty left, which I now believe, because it seems all that's left are professors who zoom through 100 slides in an hour simply narrating and offer incredibly limited further explanation. I understand it's college, but I'd never expected a school with such inaccessible resources, careless professors and poor ability to create a college environment. Campus life is absolutely non-existent, the dining halls are infested with mice and, best part, financial aid is a joke. Making Dean's List every semester, this school hasn't increased my financial aid, not even slightly for the coming year, keeping it at a solid $2,000 a semester despite maintaining a 4.1 GPA in high school as well. They're greedy for money and won't look back at the students who fail out. So, if enrolling, be ready to take out loans and have massive debt upon graduation. I would not recommend this school to any student.
1st Year Male -- Class 2019
Surrounding City: A+, Education Quality: F
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