ED Magedson – Founder
Kaplan UniversityInternet USA
Kaplan University is a rip off!!! I was so excited to start college and get a degree but boy was I mislead. Internet
I was so excited to start college and finally make something out of my life but boy was I so wrong!!! I started Kaplan University online in September 2009. I was going for my Associates Degree in Medical Transcription. I finally graduated in June 2012 with a 3.2 GPA. Sounds good so far, but what a nightmear! I took out some loans through a FHA and I opted to max my loans that way I could have some money to help my husband with the bills and such as I was not working and focusing on our new baby and school.
Everything was fine until I was getting ready to finish college and they send me a bill for over 3,000!! I called and they tell me that this bill is for an overpayment that they gave me in 2009?? I think this is bogus and why did they wait 2 years later to tell me this, and if it is true then why did they make a mistake and overpay me?
The second part to my story is that I now have so much money that I have to pay back to Kaplan University and No degree, because I owe the money so they havent sent mine to me. I am not even able to get a job with the so called Associates Degree that I have. I have applied to over 60 companies and it all is the same response. The companies proceed to tell me that I do not have enough experiance in the field of Medical Transcription. I guess that Kaplan University is not a credible college because nobody will hire me with a degree from them. I took 2 years out of my life and thought I was doing a good thing but it turned out to bite me in the butt.
If you are reading this please take my advice and stay far away from Kaplan University!!!!
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 06/18/2013 03:30 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Kaplan-University/internet/Kaplan-University-is-a-rip-off-I-was-so-excited-to-start-college-and-get-a-degree-but-1060145. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
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