Lewis University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(4.18 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 30 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACBSP and CCNE
  • Campus Setting: Suburb: Large
  • Student Population: 6,679 (4,652 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 81% part-time, 19% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $14,410
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: School Counseling
Graduation Year: 2016

Pros- the professors and advisors are available and willing to help you out at all times. They are very understanding, and really make sure that you are prepared for life after the program.
3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2017

In my opinion, I feel the courses are both challenging and insightful. The professors are very knowledgable of the field. I do feel I am getting the necessary education to prepare me for my future in counseling. The only drawback is the availability of the courses. Some courses are only available one semester out of the year.
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Degree: Information Technology
Graduation Year: 2016

I am an online student in the Master of Science program in Information Security, started Spring 2015 and expecting to complete 2016
3.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2017

The ability to chose between on-line and face to face classes makes multi-tasking between work and school easier. The con of this program is the fact you must find your own clinical sites for the nurse practitioner program, which can be difficult.
4.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2015

I love that the teachers really care about their students and are always available to help. They are also very understanding and want the best for their class. What I have learned at Lewis has definitely helped me in the real world.
4.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2018

Lewis University is a community of passionate and accessible experts who carefully balance research-based pedagogy and androgogy with the practical authority of experience. The graduate program prepared me to bring the theory of critical, transformative education to my administrative career immediately
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Criminal Justice
Graduation Year: 2015

The pros in the Graduate program in Criminal and Social Justice is that they have several area sights (Cohorts) to make it convenient to be able to complete your classes closer to home. Lewis also provides online classes to help students complete their degree from their own home or office. The cons in the Criminal and Social Justice program at Lewis is that you need to decide at the entrance of this program to either be an online student or go to the traditional settings of going to class each week. I do not like the idea that you can only choose one or the other. I would like to see that the students can make their own choices every semester and decide want they want. After all we are students that pay tuition regardless which way we want to learn. In the end you must learn and earn your degree.
4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2016

I am in my first semester and have been very impressed with the response time from everyone on compass.
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Organizational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2014

I absolutely love the Online Organizational Leadership program. I am able to complete challenging coursework from my home according to my weekly schedule. Due dates are consistent (Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays) which helps me plan ahead. Readings are interesting and challenging. Most professors have been excellent. I have had one or two dud professors, but that happens with almost any program. The school was very responsive when I expressed a concern with a professor and the matter was taken care of quickly. There are no actual lectures to listen to, so it's a lot of self-learn, but I enjoy that style. We do have group projects which can be slightly tricky with group members living all across the US, but it is really fun to "meet" new people.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2014

The Psychology program is great at Lewis University. It is both challenging and rewarding. I was provided with a wealth of inofrmation that I know I will use when I graduate. I feel confident enoguh to pursue my dreams in my chosen field and that is thanks to the staff at Lewis.
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