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DO NOT FAIL EVEN ONE TEST - ifQuite BrightAccounting
DO NOT FAIL EVEN ONE TEST - if you do its over!
They charge $3,00 for 6 months completing as many course as possible. Its great in theory: study, take a test and get the credits. What they don't tell you is, if you fail a test (even though the advertising materials say you get three chances) YOU ARE STUCK! I would tell you how long it lasts but I'm still stuck! They have unreasonable demands set by content specialists and mentors, without a teacher insight you fall victim to people who know nothing about education. As they do not listen to you!

I have a Master's in Education and was genuinely trying to help them understand how poor the quality of their system is. I now wonder if WGU staff benefits when students fail because they have already paid and remain paying without consuming new materials?!?! Not sure yet...

I failed one test because my husband and kids came home early and I was distracted. The employees (again not teachers) pay no mind to why you fail or how they can support you. They are insisting that I complete a practice test with 90% accuracy before I can move on. I've taken it 7 times now and not learned a thing.I think the only way out is to not enroll again; a waste of time and thousands of dollars.

1st Year Female -- Class 2017
Innovation: A+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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The financial aid departmentSuper BrilliantBusiness - Management and Administration
The financial aid department is not helpful and hard to reach. In their collection emails they don't even give you a phone number to contact them, just an email address to write to and then don't respond with it. What a grand waste of 3 years of college.
3rd Year Male -- Class 2016
Collaboration/Competitive: B, Scholastic Success: F
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I have now been at the University forQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
I have now been at the University for 2 years. Last term I had decided to transfer. I felt like I was going no where fast here. Taskstream is a joke. It is hit or miss. I have turned in Havard quality assignments and had them rejected. Then I have turned in assignments I took an hour to write and they passed Taskstream. Sometimes I have even turned in an assignment previously rejected and then it passed without me altering it. Something is fishy with this system. I have finally started my transfer process. I just found out none of my program credit transferred to my new college. I was disappointed. Due to them combining courses it was impossible for the other college to judge. The new university has great accreditation. Interaction with professors were little to no interaction. My mentor was always there but I felt as though it was more like having a babysitter. I would suggest a different environment. The work is easy but not fulfilling. If you can work the system you can pass.
2nd Year Female -- Class 2018
Friendliness: B+, Education Quality: F
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