University of Phoenix Reviews of Bachelor's in Nursing

  • 16 Reviews
  • Nationwide
  • Annual Tuition: $9,552
50% of 16 students said this degree improved their career prospects
38% of 16 students said they would recommend this program to others
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Reviews - Bachelor's in Nursing

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  • Reviewed: 12/18/2020
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2021
"I am very disappointed with the institution to the extent I wish I had chosen a different school. Before my enrollment, I spoke with Adrian who provided the information I needed to proceed with the enrollment process. Overall, I made my decision based on the price of my tuition- which was supposed to be $350 per credit hour, for every class, until the end of the program. However, since the beginning of the program, I have been trying to fix this issue. My tuition has been $398 per credit hour. I have spoken with so many different people, and nobody seems to care or be able to come up with a solution for my problem. The last person I spoke with gave me 7 to 10 days for the issue to be solved. Today is day number 15 and I have not received a call back to follow up on my request. At this point, I am not sure what else I can do. I need to get this resolved as I cannot afford the higher rate. Can someone assist me?"
  • Reviewed: 10/8/2020
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2020
"I do not recommend anyone continuing their education at this school.I enrolled in this program so that I can move on to the next stage in my career. It was my only option. The enrollment counselors make it seem like this is the best program for adult learners.However, once in the program some of the instructors are downright rude and treat you like children instead of adults.Majority of the instructors do not know how to teach and the ones that do are somehow quit. Know for a fact that favortism which is the cause for good teachers to leave and they promote the ones who are not so good. Quite the contrary of the last program I was enrolled in previously. I do not plan to go back to this school as they have burnt bridges with me , including financial aid which you have to stay on top of because things are always changing and its some dishonesty there as well. See the past lawsuits and complaintsfrom students. I am happy I am done with the program and it gave me the chance to still work and go to school but that is all. The rest is just downhill. Would not recommend.Look into other programs."
Linda M Parker
  • Reviewed: 8/7/2017
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2017
"The Bachelors Degfree in Nursing was most informative & enllighting: Equipped with supportive & great instructors , excellent tech support 24/7 and a wealth of resources at a student's fingertips. This Degree program of study was very both challenging and rewarding. I encourage every student enrolling at UOP to place emphasis on time mamagement, place prioritties, set goals , Press forward with determination , and be assured , your goals will be the driver of your success! Good Luck"
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  • Reviewed: 6/27/2017
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2013
"I attended the University of Phoenix online for my bachelors of science in nursing (BSN). I was a registered nurse but I wanted to further my career because education is extremely important to me. I had a great experience going to school for my BSN. I feel it truly made me a better writer. I was required to write an essay every single week, and even though I dreaded writing one so often, it benefited me tremendously in the long run. Now I'm going to school for my masters in Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) and it's making my transition so much easier. I have made straight A's in every single class, including the weighting portion. I feel the University of Phoenix made me a better, more educated nurse!"
  • Reviewed: 3/14/2017
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2017
"This is a great school if you're not trying to actually learn anything! In the two years I have attended I have not been challenged once! I have never gotten below an A even if I do not complete the work to college standards. They have created their own APA format. They do not enforce citations and plagiarism is everywhere. Their course material is outdated and biased and they never fully teach you the subject. How can you learn an entire subject matter in 5 weeks and be considered anywhere near ready for the workplace? I have never once even taken an exam! This school is a joke, a scam, and for a $60,000 degree I should be learning SOMETHING. Don't waste your money on a bogus education! Go somewhere that is actually worth it!"
Wendy Stapley
  • Reviewed: 3/5/2017
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 1993
"I really enjoyed the University of Phoenix, I attended once a week for 3 hours in the evening and had in class time with an instructor and then a week to work on assignments. This schedule worked well as I was a full time RN and going to school. I was able to finish in two years. I am enjoying my graduate degree at Western Governors University as it lets me move as quickly as I want through the program. I love their student mentoring program. I am assigned a student mentor who will stay with me and help me until I graduate with courses and whatever other needs I have. I am excited for this adventure in graduate school."
Amina Stone
  • Reviewed: 1/31/2017
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2016
"Academic Advisors are very helpful. Great customer service. One thing I did not like was group projects and assignments. I found it annoying to complete group work in an online course. Being able to complete assignments at my own pace became difficult. As long you complete assignments and posts on time, then you should not have a problem graduating."
  • Reviewed: 10/2/2016
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2015
"I graduated in 2015 with a bachelor's in science:nursing. My experience was great. I attended both on campus and online. We were a fast paced program. 18 months to complete. I didn't apply for financial aid therefore i cannot comment on this portion. I found the instructors to be highly qualified and helpful. Many were either MDs' or PhD. For working nurses i don't know of a more convenient method. Unless you live right next to a college."
Military Veteran
  • Reviewed: 2/1/2016
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2017
"DO NOT GO IF YOU ARE MILITARY. They dropped us 3 times in the beginning then changed their policies regarding course enrollment so Veterans will not get their BAH on the first. It's a scam. I am going to have to drop out because they don't care about military personnel at all."
Hanna M
  • Reviewed: 9/10/2015
  • Degree: Nursing
  • Graduation Year: 2015
"Most lousy school. Don't go to this school. I was so regreted but was TOO LATE! This school currently having some problem with government re: some school and financial issues. You need to go to Grand Canyon University. I hear my co-workers said it much better programs. Please trust me don't apply University of Phoenix. When working in a group you always having problem with students not turning their own part, or late, ect... Teachers are ok but other people working with you are so irresponsible. Its how the program design make student stress easily and became annoying to other students in their group."