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The Cochran School of Nursing

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Do not go to cochran school of nursingBrightNursing
Do not go to cochran school of nursing run, and I mean run as far as you can run. Let it be your very last resort. I wouldn't recommend this school to my worse enemy. The communication is horrible, the professors teach straight from the power point, and you can study until you are blue in the face and still fail. The answer the professor gave you in the class can be a totally different answer on the test and one that you did not learn. You have absolutely no where to go for help many of the professors are unapproachable. They give the impression that they want you to fail. They are very racist at that school, and the higher ups have been found laughing at students grades. You are basically teaching yourself and the tests are very tricky. You could have been a 4.0 student in college but when you come to cochran that equals to a c if you're lucky. I tell you don't even waste your time filling out an application for this school because those who have made it Just made it. Cuz ur GPA will be shot when you leave!!!!!! Run!
2nd Year Female -- Class 2007
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Teachers aren't always approachable.Quite BrightNursing
Teachers aren't always approachable. There is no tutoring center. You are pretty much on your own. We can read them on our own. Teachers don't lecture, they read power points, which we can do ourselves. But, the teachers are very knowledgeable. They should have more faith in their ability to teach and not be condescending when a student asks a question. This is why we are students. We are here to learn.
1st Year Female -- Class 2011
Friendliness: A+, Campus Maintenance: F
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When I first started this program, I noticedQuite BrightNursing
When I first started this program, I noticed that the school was never prepared and didnt offer much to the night program, but the instructor I had was amazing and the good out weighed the bad at that point. The same went for my seond semester, although more and more I was seeing that the school did nothing to anable the students success yet they were eager to get the money for tuition. My third semester has been horrible. The instructors are like a group of sorority sister who dont want you to join their nursing group. They dont want to answer your questions, they refuse to go over test with you in a proper manor, they owe students points on exams and then never calculate them into their averages. Some of the instructors are more worried about getting home instead of teaching a detailed lecture. If you join the night program, be ready to have your job threatened to be taken away as the school schedules mandatory classes and clinicals during the day forcing you to take over 6 days off in 3 months. I want this school to be reviewed by NYSNA so they can see who they have representing nursing. I am a top student who is now in the edge of failing because of test questions that are being "reviewed" or changed, instructors that want you to drop their course after 2 weeks in their class, and a dean who moves on to better things, probably becuase she didnt want to be involved with the way Cochran treats their students who are paying good mney for a horrible education. The ONLY thing that is good about this school are the clinicals. You get your experience there.
1st Year Female -- Class 2012
Perceived Campus Safety: A+, Faculty Accessibility: F
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