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UC is the WORST school I have everQuite BrightNursing
UC is the WORST school I have ever attended. As a matter of fact, I only went for a few weeks because one nursing professor, Ms. Layne, insulted me on several occasions during clinical. Now UC is trying to charge me $10,000 for the horrible experience! I have a bachelor's degree from another college (I am almost a straight A student); I have had many professors, and I have never complained before. All of the professors I have had in the past treated me with kindness and never denigrated or demeaned me (like Ms. Layne). I strongly advise anyone considering this school to stay away - especially the nursing department.
1st Year Female -- Class 2017
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This is not a college experience! This isQuite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
This is not a college experience! This is another high school. Students have nothing to do at all in their free time. The food is absolutely terrible and they are cutting back on the food budget next year! How that is possible I don't know. They have 3 different campuses but can't even take care of their first campus. The head of the administration is full of stuck of snobs. Student-athletes are the majority of the school, but few want to even be here. What makes it worse is that it is difficult to transfer credits out of here so they trap you in until you graduate and ruin your college experience. The new athletic director seems like a nice friendly person but loves to try to get as many people as possible busted for drugs using drugs tests at least once a month on their student athletes, which I could understand IF they could at least provide us quality food and not using the money instead for drug tests. This place is an absolute waste. I would never recommend this school for anyone. PARENTS if you want your child to have a successful college experience DO NOT send your child here your wasting your time and money.
3rd Year Male -- Class 2014
Individual Value: B, Useful Schoolwork: F
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The University of Charleston is a complete scamQuite BrightCommunications
The University of Charleston is a complete scam in order for the school to profit off out of state student as well as international students. The racism that is portrayed by teachers and staff members including the president is incredibly disrespectful and out of control. The biggest problem at the University of Charleston, WV is the financial aid office. Every semester 95% of there students have a problems with outstanding bills popping up on their billing reports. I did a survey of this around campus and this is where I'm getting my 95% number from. The majority of students that are of the minority at the school play sports and are spit out after the athletic careers are over. Teachers grade you by their liking to you it just that simple.
4th Year Female -- Class 2012
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