Reivew Averages: 4.7 out of 10 (34 reviews)
Independence University Reviews:
18 of 21 people found the following review helpful
August 11, 2011
I have apply for their Respiratory Therapy program. I had apply for Financial Aid, Scholarships and Loans, being approved for all. The school is telling me now, they need to find an clinical site, before they can enroll me in there course of study. I sign up for there class enrollment for June 15th. Here it's August, still haven't located me an clinical site, yet. How long do it take. Any advice. [Read more]
17 of 21 people found the following review helpful
October 29, 2010
I have found several sites for my clinical site and this school drags their damn feet!!!!!!! I can't understand how 5 different hospitals get the clinical contract then all of a sudden don't want me to do my clinical there. I have had the experience where they also NEVER SENT A DAMN THING where at the same time I have IU's rep telling me "oh they seemed very interested in a student"!!!! I have been ... [Read more]
16 of 21 people found the following review helpful
RIP OFF UNIVERSITY
March 12, 2012
Ive been un-enrolled from Independence for 18 months now and just got a phone call from collections saying I owe $2000 for books and courses Ive never taken.I paid the amount of tuition they told me when I first enrolled,which was for as many classes as I could finish in 1 year(I finished 10).Now they say I owe them for some reason.Some kinda fine print jargain.Cant get a straight answer or get anyone on the ... [Read more]
15 of 18 people found the following review helpful
Do not waste your time or money
January 6, 2012
In short I have been in the respiratory program for 3 years I have 6 classes left and the schol kicked me out they said I did not turn my paperwork on time BUT I did and they said to re enroll my tuition would be substantially higher. I wrote a letter to the board and they denied my acceptance back and overlooked the fact I did turn it in on time there people just ... [Read more]
14 of 18 people found the following review helpful
February 11, 2012
Scam. Run away! Do not come here. They will take advantage of you, give you a moving target with your degree, kick you out and re-enroll you to get more money out of you. Run away! [Read more]
14 of 16 people found the following review helpful
Accounting Office Needs to get their Act Together
August 26, 2011
My Master's level courses and instructors have, overall, been very good. The online program is convenient for me and the quality of the courses has been good. I feel like I am learning and the program is valuable. The school administration, especially the Accounting Department is a mess. No one can tell me how much my courses are really costing me and I get different invoices listing different tuition amounts for the same class depending ... [Read more]
13 of 15 people found the following review helpful
Avoid this school at all costs
July 5, 2012
Absolutely no support! I had to secure my own clinical and testing sites and in some cases had to drive more than 80 miles to take a test. Once hospital administrators uncovered the persons and real name of the school,(IU) two hospitals backed out of their signed agreements with me sighting we do not want to deal with IU. This occurred at the last moment and just before I was to start final clinicals thus ... [Read more]
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