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Sojourner Douglass College

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When I started Sojourner Douglass in the midQuite BrightSocial Work
When I started Sojourner Douglass in the mid 1990's I was constantly inspired and supported by both the staff and students. I changed my major in my last year and started in another concentration. By 2003 the school population and climate began to change. Sojourner Douglass began to cater to younger adults.I must say that compared to graduates and undergrads who work in my field (Social Work) I was very well educated in the world of Social Work. At that point I was not inspired to earn my Master's Degree especially after finding that the school still wasn't accredited for Social Work at that time.
5th Year Female -- Class 2004
Education Quality: A+, Extracurricular Activities: D
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I made a mistake at 1st everthing sounds great then after u need something it starts getting bad they are the most disorganized institution I have ever seen the instructors are good but when I go to thefinance office I got duked by this university Igot a book voucher and when I was expecting my pell grant refund check they told me I wouldn't get a refund if I never took a student loan out we all know the difference between a lone and a federal grant how are yall going to keep the Money The Government gives me to pay yall please whatever you do do not attend this school I would say don't attend a collage b4 I recomend this school to someone
1st Year Male -- Class 2018
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I would not recommend Sojourner Douglas College atQuite BrightNursing
I would not recommend Sojourner Douglas College at this time. I used to appreciate the goal of the school, but somewhere along the way that goal has disappeared. This college used to be an institution of higher education, geared toward the urban adult. After spending three years at this college, I feel as if I'm nothing more than a way for the institution to make money. Within the time I've spent there I've learned that professors are not dedicated to what they do. Half of them would not show up,(no warning)! Some of the instructors way of teaching was to read from power points,( I can do that at home). You can forget a response to an email. It just became an unpleasant and frustrating experience. The book store never had the books you needed. I bought most of my books off line. To their defense, they are working on that problem. The most important reason that I would not recommend anyone to Sojourner is the tuition and the fact that most of your credits from Sojourner will not transfer. So once you're in, you're in, unless you want to basically start over. Its ridiculous! This has been my personal experience and I hope that I've helped at least one person. Good luck to everyone reading.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2015
Useful Schoolwork: C-, Education Quality: F
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