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Admissions Advisors give their job an average rating of 3.3 out of 5.0. The Admissions Advisors happiest with their jobs are employed by DeVry University with an average rating of 4.8 while the Admissions Advisors least happy with their jobs work for Salem International University with an average rating of 1.3.

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Admissions Advisor at Salem International University
in Carmel, IN

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"I am sad that I even had a small part ofthat place."

What do you like about working at Salem International University?

"Some people there care about the prosective students and want to do the right thing."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Insurance is over $1,100 a month and you will have to enroll your relatives and friends to make it out of training. Good luck!!!!"

What don't you like about working at Salem International University?

"Management only wants results and there is a clear reason for a sub 20% graduation rate there."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get on the same page and practice what you pretend to be during the interview process."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 2 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Marinello Schools of Beauty
in Lake Forest, CA

What do you like about working at Marinello Schools of Beauty?

"helping people make their dreams come true by doing what they love"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"be yourself, this is the industry where every personality is accepted"

What don't you like about working at Marinello Schools of Beauty?

"the negative part to working here is admissions being the hardest job that no one wants to do, and the company is growing so much more and being micromanaged more that its even more stressful"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would be a lot more understanding with certain times of year and people's thoughts and feelings are taken into consideration and not be so pressured"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Kaplan University
in Phoenix, AZ

What do you like about working at Kaplan University?

"Working with co-workers and clients. Helping people. Advising students on the right degree program."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It is a great job for the pay, if that is enough for what you need. Don't look for a promotion unless you are truly confident because you will have to perform at a higher level which means more stress."

What don't you like about working at Kaplan University?

"The morale was often low as many thought that the minimum performace expectations were too high. There was always a fear of layoffs and the future of the company was unsure."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Create a better connection between marketing efforts and final sales required outcomes. Delegate authority to mid level departments to problem solve instead of thinking the executive level has all the answers."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5

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4.8 Highest Rated Admissions Advisors is at DeVry University (3)
1.3 Lowest Rated Admissions Advisors is at Salem International University (8)
Admissions Advisor at Ultimate Medical Academy
in Tampa, FL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Good ideas, poor execution and business model"

What do you like about working at Ultimate Medical Academy?

"Some coworkers were dedicated in helping you acheive. I would grade the company a C-. If they would execute the business model effectively, and actually follow the Mission Statement, it would be an ideal place to work."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be ready to be shocked when you finish training. Don't be fooled by corporate flash, when moved to offsite for training and work it will be totally different"

What don't you like about working at Ultimate Medical Academy?

"Facilities are horrendous, Upper management has no concept of daily duties, although they preach that they came from that background. Mid level mangement has no real authority which leads to insubordination."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Increase/praise solid, reliable, dependent people, follow business model and align with CEO's policies and mission statement."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 2 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Kaplan University
in Phoenix, AZ

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"I had a faboulas career I was there for 6 years"

What do you like about working at Kaplan University?

"They always treated me right and I felt the bennifits were amazing"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I do not have any tips for others interviewing with this company"

What don't you like about working at Kaplan University?

"lack of growth potential and no other oppurtunities to advace my career"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"When a change is made give it time and seek feedback from the department that is using it"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Admissions Advisor at DeVry University
in Chicago, IL

What do you like about working at DeVry University?

"The opportunity to help others attain their educational goals or dreams."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"If they are ready to learn, this is a great learning atmosphere."

What don't you like about working at DeVry University?

"I liked everything about the company such as the team environment."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management should continue to deliver exceptional training for employees in order to grow the team."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Ultimate Medical Academy
in Tampa, FL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Fun Place to work at, team work most important, recognized for your excellence"

What do you like about working at Ultimate Medical Academy?

"Everything I looked forward to going to work and I always had a smile on"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be your self at all times and have amazing energy! And make it happened!"

What don't you like about working at Ultimate Medical Academy?

"I do not think there was anything I could find, due to the team work was amazing!"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"None they are all on the ball and way ahead of anyone I know"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Admissions Advisor at ITT Tech
in Bessemer, AL

What do you like about working at ITT Tech?

"Helping students find their way to a career they may enjoy"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Walk away and don't believe anything they tell you about the job salary or benefits"

What don't you like about working at ITT Tech?

"They are too demanding during down times in business and expect too much. Evaluations are weekly and at will means they can dismiss you for no good reason"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Pay more for better leads and better equipment. Charge less forTuition"

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Admissions Advisor at University of Phoenix
in Dallas, TX

What do you like about working at University of Phoenix?

"I enjoy the relationships I have built with my students and seeing the progression of their educational career."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"This organization is about making sure that you have the right behaviors that will produce success, therefore the hiring process is quite lengthy."

What don't you like about working at University of Phoenix?

"It's only about student engagement and ensuring a positive experience and not that of staff, leaders have become less concern of the employee outlook."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"My suggestion is that not everyone is motivated by the same things, so do not place employees in that box."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Computer Systems Institute
in Gurnee, IL

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Good Job if you enjoy meeting aggressive sales goals"

What do you like about working at Computer Systems Institute?

"Given the opportunity to help other students in need, and being recognized for it."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Make sure you are all about meeting sales quotas, and enjoying winning, but hate to lose."

What don't you like about working at Computer Systems Institute?

"There is not much room fro growth at the position I am already in."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Listen more often to the employees who are generating the income for the organization."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Admissions Advisor at University of Missouri
in Columbia, MO

What do you like about working at University of Missouri?

"My co-workers are awesome and know how to motivate me to be a better person. My boss is laid back and trusts us to work efficiently and doesn't micromanage."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Just get your foot in the door. If you decide to switch departments, it's much easier to get a job you are looking for."

What don't you like about working at University of Missouri?

"I'm moving jobs here in a bit so this may not apply, but I wish there were more opportunities to flex my brain and to do less tedious work."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"If I were running the show, I would be just a little more forceful about conforming the departments to a universal standard and not letting them have quite so much free reign. The same goes for some employees."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Career Education
in Beaverton, OR

What do you like about working at Career Education?

"I love the student contact. I actually think we have the best online education available; good product, proud to be selling it Pay is good; benefits are decent."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Run for hills. Do not take this job unless you are destitute That's how we all got here."

What don't you like about working at Career Education?

"Using a computer system to define my day. There are no changes allowed to schedule, and all absences are counted as unexcused. We can use our sick time for receiving wage compensation but we still are dinged for having an unexcused absence. We're graded on our adherence to the computer schedule and our students can suffer from this."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Loose the metrics Let us do our jobs without a computer system guiding our day down the minute."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Keiser University
in Fort Lauderdale, FL

What do you like about working at Keiser University?

"I enjoy helping students and interacting with my colleagues at Keiser."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I would the candidate to prepare to make friends with management."

What don't you like about working at Keiser University?

"Management is unorganized, policies are always changing, individuals are promoted because of popularity."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would be more truthful and wouldn't talk behind people's back"

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Education Management Solutions
in Phoenix, AZ

What do you like about working at Education Management Solutions?

"Educating prospects on advanced degrees. Trouble shooting admissions situations. Great team work involvement."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Love the sales environment, team building exercises, weekly one on one coaching, and bI weekly contests between other sales teams."

What don't you like about working at Education Management Solutions?

"Micro managed daily in the driven sales environment. Little time for questions during learning of new policies and procedures. Thankful of team members were giving of their knowledge and assistance."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Allow employees to transfer to other departments if their strong skills setswere not being utilized correctly."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Admissions Advisor at Auto Insurance Specialists
in Seattle, WA

What do you like about working at Auto Insurance Specialists?

"I like the people I work with and students I help."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I wouldn't recommend for someone to interview and work at AIS."

What don't you like about working at Auto Insurance Specialists?

"Working at AIS feels like an abusive relationship. Management is not capable and most people are not happy and looking for jobs."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would work on trying to keep people from leaving. I not use blanket statements for everyone and manage individually."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
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