San Diego, CA
Ashford University


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Recent Reviews

Ashley
Describe your favorite campus traditions.

Ashford is known for it's online program, great financing options and availability to classes.

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

Ashford is known for it's online program, great financing options and availability to classes.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

The best advice I can give to students entering school is to take advantage of every oppertunity you can while enjoying life to it's fullest.

What's unique about your campus?

I attend Ashford University online and I have found the program to be very rewarding and sound. This program allows students to work at thier own pace while working, raising a family, or enjoying retirement.

Lisa
What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

My best advice would be to really do the research. Going to school and gaining an education is a huge commitment. Make sure...

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

My best advice would be to really do the research. Going to school and gaining an education is a huge commitment. Make sure that you are getting the best value for your money and that the educational experience is in alignment with your goals and aspirations. Put forth the effort necessary to learn and keep in mind that each class you take and each skill you master isn't completely about gaining a degree, but has more to do with keeping yourself a life-long learner. Seek out a school environment that promotes that.

What kind of person should attend this school?

I'm a distance learning student, so that would be the focus I would use to answer this question. With that thought in mind, the kind of person who should attend this college should be people who are focusing on multiple things, i.e. job, family and education.

What's unique about your campus?

The best thing about this college is the quality of the education. There are plenty of "diploma mills" that exist for adult/distance learners, but Ashford isn't one of them. You really do learn and are fully immersed in the subject matter. For working adults there is daily reinforcement of the skills mastered in class with what you are encountering on the job.

Harreka
Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

I love the school, real nice teacher and classmates The best college ever.

Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

I love the school, real nice teacher and classmates The best college ever.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Make sure you do alot of reseach on alot of colleges and have fun, I know college is about work and getting your degree but you have to take time out to enjoy your college life because it will be over before you know.

What kind of person should not attend this school?

The type that don't want to take this forreal because going to college is not a joke.

Marcia
Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

Great educational opportunity for those adults who need a break.

Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

Great educational opportunity for those adults who need a break.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

I would advise them to be clear about what their needs and desires are. College should be experimental and still have parameters within which a student can delve, explore and find what it is, that makes them a unique thread of the tapestry being woven. Be careful of debt. Give yourself and your parents permission to fail.

What kind of person should attend this school?

Anyone who needs to attend school on their time and within their own schedule.

Christine
What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Make sure that which ever you choose that you are willing to commit to a long term investment. Make sure that no mater what ...

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Make sure that which ever you choose that you are willing to commit to a long term investment. Make sure that no mater what find the one that fits most of your needs.

What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

I like the fact I get to attend college on line. It is a little easier for me and I like how supportive everyone is with me.

Stephanie
Describe your favorite campus traditions.

I think it is reknown for it's education department, and now for it's online and accelerated programs.

Describe your favorite campus traditions.

I think it is reknown for it's education department, and now for it's online and accelerated programs.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Pick a college that, of course, offers the curriculum and education you are seeking, but out of the colleges that offer that, find the one that matches YOU as a student. If you're from a small town like I am, going to a huge state university can feel overwhelming- why I chose a school that has a rural setting with small class sizes. Before picking a school be sure to visit the campus to get a feel for it- you can be enrolled at the best educational school in the country, but if you're not happy with your surroundings you won't be happy studying for 4+ years!

What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

Parking is definitely an issue! My school is growing, and despite their best efforts to keep up with the growth they can't keep up with everything, and right now parking is lacking.

David
Describe the students at your school.

Classmates are diverse.

Describe the students at your school.

Classmates are diverse.

What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

Let your children pick their major, don't pick it for them. Make sure they have the passion and desire to make it through their degree program.

What kind of person should attend this school?

Someone that needs flexibility, and the discipline to do things themselves.

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  • 35,870
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $11,032
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