George Fox University Graduate Program Reviews

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(4.04 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 41 respondents

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  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU and NASM
  • Campus Setting: Town: Fringe
  • Student Population: 4,139 (2,707 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 55% part-time, 45% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $13,015
Source: NCES

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4.2 out of 5.0
Degree: Marriage & Family Therapy
Graduation Year: 2015

Excellent school to prepare for a career in Marriage & Family Therapy/Counseling. After a lot of research prior to attending, I found this school to have the best program. It did not disappoint, I can highly recommend this University. Great school.
4.6 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2016

George Fox University provides a great education! The professors teach with integrity. The university provides a place of academic vigor..
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: School Psychology
Graduation Year: 2018

Very hands-on and high quality school psych program. Faculty for core counseling classes are top-notch, usually still doing private practice, and very invested in my growth as a person and a mental health professional. There's still work to be done on increasing diversity, but faculty seem very committed to welcoming diverse students and creating and environment where all students feel respected and valued. They include a lot of assignments to help students learn to serve culturally and linguistically diverse students. There are also courses to help us understand spiritual integration (as recommended by APA and ACA). Most of the core school psychology classes are taught by adjuncts who are experienced (and still practicing) school psychologists, so we benefit from their recent experience with assessment, consultation, etc.
4.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Physical Therapy
Graduation Year: 2017

This is a newly accredited Doctor of Physical Therapy program, but it already has the reputation for creating and developing innovative and excellent clinicians! The professors are excellent at delivering pertinent and evidence based information and able to take complex concepts and put them into ideas we can fully understand.
4.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2017

Cons: This is the first year cohort and there are many small things that need tweaking but the staff are great a listening to our input. The workload is not balanced. Pros: So far a great program from a great school.
3.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Religious Studies
Graduation Year: 2017

The strengths of the programs I have interacted with are the diversity of the Theology programs and the willingness to work with designing a more personal program. I have a passion to serve in First Peoples communities and nations; I am designing a program to combine a spiritual aspect to counseling and advocacy. The emphasis is the much-needed respect of the spiritual aspect of healing and wholeness in indigenous people. As you see this is an unusual program and G Fox staff and programs have been great to craft and support me in my endeavor. There is a lack of financial Aid and ethnic diversity but this can be due to the size and the location of the school. There is a lack of career development in terms of fellowships/internships and job placement.
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2020

I absolutely love George Fox University. There is a great amount of support and guidance given to those you seek it.
4.42 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2016

I love attending George Fox University. It's a great place to grow and to learn. The faculty are incredible and obviously care about their students. The investment by the professors in each student is remarkable. I could not have made a better choice for my graduate studies.
4.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Public Health
Graduation Year: 2020

Pros: Faith integration into clinical practice Cohort model Low student to professor ratio Small class size Con's: No graduate student housing
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2020

Pros: - The professors genuinely care about their students' success - The cohort model allows for a family-like learning atmosphere - Good student mentors to help with the transition process Cons: - Difficult to find affordable housing - Long days in class (but hey, it's grad school!)
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