Media Coverage in 2013

Media Coverage in 2013

Bloomberg — Should Colleges Be On the Hook When Students Can’t Repay Their Loans?
December 27, 2013

CantonRep — Editorial – Simple rule change could help eliminate financial-aid fraud
December 27, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Consumer Agency May Pursue Legal Action Against For-Profit College
December 27, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Consumer-Protection Agency May Act Against ITT Educational Services
December 27, 2013

CantonRep — Carnegie Career College students ‘taken to school’ over loans
December 26, 2013

The Florida Times-Union — Troubled times for Florida nursing schools
December 20, 2013

Huffington Post — For-Profit College Oakbridge Academy Of Arts Suddenly Shuts Down
December 19, 2013

Huffington Post — Sen. Dick Durbin Accuses For-Profit College Chain Of Defrauding Taxpayers
December 19, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Small For-Profit Colleges in Pennsylvania Close Abruptly
December 19, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — California Agency Recommends Changes to Oversight of For-Profits
December 19, 2013

Sacramento Bee — Analyst recommends changes in how California oversees for-profit schools
December 18, 2013

The Hill — Dems Split on Gainful Employment Rule
December 17, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Opinion – Signing Away Rights
December 17, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Paid for Job Placements
December 17, 2013

The Patriot-News — Pa. college students return to class to find school unexpectedly shut down: video
December 17, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — No Consensus on ‘Gainful Employment’
December 16, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — ‘Gainful Employment’ Talks End at an Impasse
December 16, 2013

Huffington Post — How A For-Profit College Created Fake Jobs To Get Taxpayer Money
December 16, 2013

The Hill — House Dems push for ‘gainful employment’ rule on colleges
December 13, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Gainful Employment Data and Proposal
December 13, 2013

Bloomberg — Caribbean Medical Schools Would Face U.S. Loan Hurdle Under Bill
December 12, 2013

Huffington Post blog — Steve Forbes, the Olympics, Congress and Other Stuff For-Profit Colleges Buy With Your Tax Dollars
December 12, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Enrollments Slipped This Fall, With For-Profit Sector Hit Hardest
December 12, 2013

Miami Herald — Nurse education expansion creates failing programs
December 7, 2013

Ed Centeral — Beware This Gainful Employment Comparison
December 6, 2013

Consumerist — Court Orders For-Profit College To Pay $1,000/Day For Sidestepping Subpoena
December 4, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — For-Profit College in Denver to Pay $3.3-Million Over Deceptive Program
December 6, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Argosy Fined $3.3 Million by Colorado
December 6, 2013

WFMY (NC) — Senators Question Where GI Bill Money Is Spent
December 5, 2013

Consumerist — Court Orders For-Profit College To Pay $1,000/Day For Sidestepping Subpoena
December 4, 2013

Bloomberg/Businessweek — For-Profit Caribbean Medical Schools Use Federal Funds Loophole
December 3, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Florida Lawmaker’s Links to For-Profit College
December 2, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Minnesota Settles Accreditation Case With For-Profit College
November 27, 2013

Courthouse News Service — AG Whacks Profit-Seeking Chain Schools
November 26, 2013

Bloomberg/Businessweek — For-Profit Colleges Face Consumer Bureau Probe on Lending Roles
November 23, 2013

The MetroWest Daily News (MA) — AG’s office sues American Career Institute
November 22, 2013

MinnPost — Is oversight of for-profit colleges rigorous enough?
November 22, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — ‘Gainful Employment’ Negotiations to Be Extended
November 21, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Education Dept. Extends Talks on ‘Gainful Employment’
November 21, 2013

Boston Globe — Martha Coakley sues Framingham career training school
November 21, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. to Form Panel To Write New Rules on Aid, State Authorization
November 20, 2013

Ed Central blog — Gainful Employment Liveblog Session 2: Day 3
November 20, 2013

MinnPost — For-profit colleges: Prospective students need to approach them with eyes wide open
November 20, 2013

Tulsa World — GI Bill attracts for-profit schools
November 20, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Latest Gainful-Employment Proposal Pleases No One
November 19, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profits Step Up Gainful Criticism
November 19, 2013

Ed Central blog — Gainful Employment liveblog: Session 2, Day 2
November 19, 2013

Huffington Post blog — Finally, A Chance to Curb the Abuses of For-Profit Colleges
November 18, 2013

Ed Central blog — Gainful Employment Liveblog Session 2: Day 1
November 18, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — FTC Joins For-Profit Fight
November 14, 2013

Frontline — Bill Tries, Again, to Curb For-Profit Colleges’ Share of GI Cash
November 14, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Further on Gainful Employment
November 12, 2013

WVEC (Norfolk) — Degree Dilemma: Do you get what you pay for at “”for-profit”” colleges?
November 12, 2013

Ed Central blog — New Gainful Employment Language is Out and its Tougher Than Before
November 11, 2013

CNBC — Are for-profit colleges unfairly ‘targeting’ vets?
November 11, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Proposed Gainful-Employment Rules Would Tighten Eligibility for Programs
November 11, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Career Education Corporation to Settle With Investors for $27.5-Million
November 8, 2013

The Hill — Dems propose new limits on federal aid to for-profit colleges
November 7, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Negotiators Offer Proposals Ahead of 2nd Session on ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule
November 5, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Improving Gainful Employment
November 5, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Federal Trade Commission Warns Veterans About For-Profit Colleges
November 1, 2013

Huffington Post blog — FTC Warns Vets That For-Profit Colleges ‘Lie About How Well Their Graduates Fare’
October 31, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Appeals Court Sends Students’ Claims Against Corinthian to Arbitration
October 29, 2013

Courthouse News Service — Students of For-Profit School Face Arbitration
October 28, 2013

San Francisco Chronicle — Corinthian Colleges suit faces extra challenge
October 28, 2013

Sacramento Bee — Heald College students echo California attorney general’s complaints about job prospects
October 27, 2013

Miami Herald — Troubled past casts cloud over powerful college CEO
October 26, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Former Higher-Education Official Seeks Stronger Oversight of For-Profit Colleges
October 25, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit College CEO, Facing Criminal Charges, Quits
October 24, 2013

Miami Herald — Dade Medical College CEO accused of covering up criminal history
October 23, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Apollo Group Plans to Lay Off 500, as Does Education Management Corp.
October 23, 2013

Miami Herald — Amid criminal charges, CEO of Dade Medical College resigns
October 23, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Accused of Not Disclosing Conviction, CEO of For-Profit College Resigns
October 23, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — The Code of Conduct That Wasn’t
October 23, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 2 Years On, For-Profit Colleges’ Code of Conduct Is Nowhere to Be Found
October 22, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit CEO Charged With Failing to Report Criminal Past
October 21, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Obama Administration Should Stop Punting on For-Profit College Job Placement Rates
October 17, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — A Year After Harkin Report, Complaints Persist Against For-Profit Colleges
October 16, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Lack of Standard Definition for Job Placement Rates Fuels Abuses
October 15, 2013

Huffington Post blog — More Trouble for For-Profit Colleges: They Can’t Keep Calling Your Cell
October 14, 2013

The Bismarck Tribune — Opinion: Online for-profit colleges exploiting students
October 13, 2013

Press Enterprise (Riverside) — College chain sued by state AG
October 11, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Citing Shutdown, U.S. Cancels Gainful Employment Negotiating Session
October 11, 2013

Huffington Post blog — Discredited For-Profit College Operator Still Part of APSCU Trade Group
October 11, 2013

Reuters — California sues Corinthian Colleges for misleading students
October 10, 2013

Associated Press — Calif. Sues O.C.-Based For-Profit College Company Alleging Deceptive Practices
October 10, 2013

Los Angeles Times — Attorney general accuses Corinthian Colleges of ‘predatory’ ads
October 10, 2013

San Francisco Chronicle — California sues 3 for-profit colleges
October 10, 2013

Mercury News — California sues for-profit college company, saying it sought out poor and ‘isolated’ students
October 10, 2013

Merced Sun Star — California lawsuit claims for-profit colleges misled students, investors
October 10, 2013

Sacramento Bee — Kamala Harris sues for-profit parent of Heald College, WyoTech
October 10, 2013

CBS 5 (KPIX) — California AG Sues Corinthian, Heald College Group For False Advertising
October 10, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Calif. Accuses Corinthian Colleges of False Placement Rates, Predatory Ads
October 10, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — California Attorney General Sues Corinthian
October 10, 2013

Huffington Post blog — Arne Duncan’s Last Best Chance to Save Students From Abusive For-Profit Colleges
October 10, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — History Repeats Itself at Corinthian Colleges
October 10, 2013

Minnesota Daily — Editorial – State action against for-profit colleges
October 7, 2013

Argus Leader — Globe lawsuit includes three Sioux Falls plaintiffs
October 5, 2013

MinnPost — 5 students file class-action suit against Globe University
October 3, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Default Rates Rise Again
October 1, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Student-Loan Default Rates Continue Steady Climb
October 1, 2013

US News & World Report — Student Loan Default Rates Rise for Sixth Year
October 1, 2013

Huffington Post — Student Loan Defaults Surge To Highest Level In Nearly 2 Decades
September 30, 3013

NBC 4 New York — Students Say For-Profit Colleges Left Them With Little More Than Debt
September 26, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — ‘Gainful Employment’ Talks Focus on Vetting New Programs
September 26, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Gainful Employment Conference Call Liveblog: New Programs
September 25, 2013

The Atlantic — The Reform of For-Profit Colleges: Can They Give Up Their Predatory Ways?
September 20, 2013

Huffington Post — How For-Profit Colleges Stay In Business Despite Terrible Track Record
September 19, 2013

Reuters — Opinion: Weeds amidst the ivy
September 19, 2013

ABC Action News (Tampa) — I-Team: Why you paid $30B tax dollars to for-profit colleges
September 19, 2013

Moyers & Company — For-Profit Colleges Thrive, Veterans Suffer
September 19, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Employers and Community-College Students Aren’t Sold on Online Degrees, Survey Finds
September 19, 2013

The Advocate (CU Denver) — Opinion: Villainy of for-profit colleges can teach us a cautionary lesson
September 18, 2013

Minnesota Daily — Editorial – Who does John Kline represent?
September 16, 2013

Community College Times — Working through “gainful employment”
September 12, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Panel Members Push for Changes in Draft ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule
September 12, 2013

Bloomberg — DeVry Lures Medical School Rejects as Taxpayers Fund Debt
September 11, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Feds Float Idea of Program-Level Loan Default Rate
September 11, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Gainful Employment Liveblog Day 3
September 11, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Bid to Roll Back 3 Rules Would Hurt Students and Taxpayers, Report Says
September 11, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Education Dept.’s Regulatory Push Is Needed, Inspector General Finds
September 11, 2013

Politico Pro — For-profit regulation duties may revert to Education Department
September 11, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Agree to Disagree
September 10, 2013

Politico — Gainful employment regulation continues
September 10, 2013

Higher EdWatch — Gainful Employment Negotiations Day 2 Liveblog
September 10, 2013

Washington Monthly — For-profit Medical Schools Take a Lucrative Caribbean Holiday
September 10, 2013

Bloomberg — Editorial – The Cost of Training Doctors Offshore
September 9, 2013

Bloomberg — For-Profit Colleges Aim to Relax Draft Student Debt Rules
September 9, 2013

Politico Pro — Scrutiny again for for-profit colleges
September 9, 2013

Higher EdWatch — Gainful Employment Negotiations Day 1 Liveblog
September 9, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Ashford Clears Another Accreditation Hurdle
September 9, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Profit and Higher Ed
September 9, 2013

Press Enterprise — EDUCATION: Takano fights bill to loosen for-profit college regulations
September 9, 2013

Los Angeles Times — Corinthian Colleges challenged by declining enrollment
September 8, 2013

Mercury News — For-profit colleges soaking up tax dollars despite student loan defaults, low graduation rates — and could be in trouble
September 7, 2013

Huffington Post blog — To Cut College Loan Default Costs, Reform For-profit Schools’ Taxpayers Subsidies
September 6, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Company to Pay $3.7-Million to Settle Complaints Over Job-Placement Data
September 4, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Leaner and Meaner
September 3, 2013

Star Ledger — Strayer’s CEO rows against some rough waters: Q&A on for-profit colleges
September 1, 2013

Miami Herald — For-profit college that ripped off Florida students implodes
August 31, 2013

Politico Pro — Feds push for strong for-profit college rule
August 30, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Releases Draft Language for New Gainful-Employment Rule
August 30, 2013

The Washington Post — Feds resume effort to regulate for-profit colleges on their ‘gainful employment’ record
August 30, 2013

NBC Wave3 News (KY) — AG: For-profit colleges waste billions in taxpayer money
August 28, 2013

Forbes — Donald Trump University Lawsuit Is Lesson For All For-Profit Colleges
August 27, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Obama on For-Profits
August 26, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — N.Y. Attorney General Sues ‘Trump University’ for $40-Million
August 25, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Obama Singles Out For-Profit Colleges and Law Schools for Criticism
August 23, 2013

US News & World Report — Student Borrowing Higher at For-Profit Than Public Colleges
August 22, 2013

Legal newsline — Report: Conway’s office reviewing documents provided by for-profit college
August 22, 2013

Business Insider — For-Profit Colleges Are Looking Sketchier Than Ever
August 20, 2013

Courier Journal (KY) — Kentucky attorney general’s office reviewing National College documents
August 20, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Career Education Corp. Settles Inquiry for $10 Million
August 20, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Career Education Corp. to Pay $10-Million in Settlement With N.Y. State Over Job Data
August 20, 2013

The Village Voice — Illinois For-Profit College Pays $10.25 Million Settlement to New York Attorney General To Settle Charges of Scamminess. Will Trump University Be Next?
August 20, 2013

ABA Journal — For-profit school strikes $10M settlement deal over charges it inflated job-placement rates
August 19, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Ex-Dean Wins Nearly $400,000 in Whistle-Blower Suit Against Globe U.
August 15, 2013

StarTribune (Minn) — Ex-dean wins whistleblower lawsuit against Globe University
August 15, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Kaplan 2.0
August 15, 2013

Charleston City Paper — InfiLaw, Charleston School of Law, and the rise of for-profit colleges
August 14, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Department Approves Competency-Based Program at Capella U.
August 12, 2013

Business Insider — Report Blasts Oversight Of New York’s For-Profit Career Colleges
August 11, 2013

The Motley Fool — The State of For-Profit Education
August 9, 2013

AP in the Ithaca Journal — NY audit shows unlicensed career schools
August 8, 2013

The Motley Fool — For-Profit Education and the Jobs Debate
August 8, 2013

Minnesota Daily — House to vote on bill limiting U.S. Department of Education regulations
August 7, 2013

BloombergBusinessweek — Washington Post Co.’s Future Tied to For-Profit Kaplan Business
August 7, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Senate Panel Votes to Include Military Tuition in 90/10 Rule
August 6, 2013

Huffington Post — Washington Post Co.’s Kaplan Bet May Have Cost It The Paper
August 6, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Kaplan Will Dominate New Washington Post Co. After Newspaper Is Sold
August 6, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Washington Post Co. Sells Newspaper and Keeps Kaplan
August 6, 2013

Politico — Will Kaplan survive without The Washington Post?
August 5, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Accreditor Defends Its Halt-Enrollment Order to an Online Program of Tiffin U.
August 5, 2013

Washington Monthly — How For-Profit Colleges Target Veterans
August 2, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Defense-Spending Bill in Senate Takes Aim at For-Profit Colleges
August 2, 2013

PoliticoPro — For-profit colleges fear another attack
August 1, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Negotiators Are Named for Gainful-Employment Rule-Making Panel
August 1, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — The Negotiators
August 1, 2013

Diverse Issues in Higher Education — For-Profits Come Under Criticism for Treatment of Military Veterans
August 1, 2013

Marine Corps Times — TA school under fire for its name
August 1, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profits’ Financial Transparency
July 30, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Abrupt For-Profit Closures Surprise Regulators
July 29, 2013

The Bellinghom Herald — Editorial – More oversight for poor performing for-profits
July 29, 2013

Richmond Biz Sense — College to pay millions to former students
July 29, 2013

The New York Times — Beauty School Students Left With Broken Promises and Large Debts
July 28, 2013

USA Today — For-profit college settles class-action lawsuit
July 26, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Take 2 on For-Profit Earnings Study
July 26, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Follow the Money
July 26, 2013

Frontline — For-Profit Colleges Under Scrutiny, Again
July 25, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Inspector General Says Financial Data on For-Profits Makes Oversight ‘Nearly Impossible’
July 25, 2013

New Republic — Leon Panetta Quits the Awful College He Never Should Have Gone to Work For
July 25, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — House Panel Passes Bill to Roll Back Key Higher-Education Rules
July 24, 2013

San Diego Union Tribune — State seeking Bridgepoint records on sales efforts
July 24, 2013

AP in Silicon Valley Mercury News — Records of for-profit school are sought
July 24, 2013

Los Angeles Times — State attorney general probes San Diego company’s for-profit colleges
July 24, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — House Panel to Consider Bill to Limit Education Dept.’s Rule-Making Authority
July 24, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Back to the Future
July 24, 2013

USA Today — For-profit colleges giving big to helpful House members
July 24, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Senators Renew Scrutiny of For-Profit Colleges’ Recruitment of Veterans
July 23, 2013

Politico – Morning Education — For-profit colleges face heat again on Hill
July 23, 2013

Kansas City Star — Editorial – Risky for-profit colleges need better oversight
July 18, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — U. of Phoenix Put on Notice by Accreditor
July 11, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 2 For-Profit Universities Get Good News From Accreditors
July 11, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — New Bill Seeks to Repeal ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule
July 11, 2013

Roll Call — Commentary – On 5th Anniversary of GI Bill, Benefits Need Protections From Unscrupulous For-Profit Colleges
July 10, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Opinion – For Black Students, College Degrees Are Separate and Unequal
July 10, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — What Happened in Wisconsin?
July 3, 2013

The Economist — Why do Americans mistrust for-profit universities?
July 2, 2013

USA Today — College default rates higher than grad rates
July 2, 2013

Huffington Post — Obama Administration Revisits For-Profit College Student Debt Regulations
June 24, 2013

Tampa Bay Times — Editorial: Rein in loan excesses at for-profit schools
June 20, 2013

Tampa Bay Times — Editorial: Rein in loan excesses at for-profit schools
June 20, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Jury Hits Vatterott College with $13 Million Penalty
June 19, 2013

Kansas City Star — Column – Mom deceived by for-profit college is not alone
June 19, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Jury Awards Former Student $13-Million in Suit Against Vatterott College
June 19, 2013

Pasadena Now — Arbitrator Samuel G. Jackson Awards Anna Berkowitz and Father Martin $217,000
June 17, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Student Stories from Gainful Employment Programs UPDATED
June 17, 2013

Metro NY — Legal services group sets sights on ‘fraudulent’ for-profit colleges
June 16, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profits Get Earful from Senator Durbin
June 13, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — What Reading 900+ Comments Tells Us About the Coming Gainful Employment Re-Regulation
June 13, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Separate Rule Making for Gainful Employment
June 12, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Seeks Members for Panel on ‘Gainful Employment’ Rules
June 12, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Senators Condemn For-Profit Colleges’ Use of Military Tuition Aid
June 12, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Faces Securities Commission Investigation
June 11, 2013

Bloomberg — Corinthian Falls After SEC Starts Probe on Recruitment
June 11, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Corinthian Colleges Inc. Faces Investigation by Federal Agency
June 10, 2013

Salon — Young, black and buried in debt: How for-profit colleges prey on African-American ambition
June 9, 2013

Journal Courier (IL) — Editorial: For-profit college warrant better regulation
June 6, 2013

Los Angeles Times — Column: Corinthian defends its glitzy new board members
June 5, 2013

Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee) — Kaplan College closes; standards proposed for new for-profit colleges
June 4, 2013

Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee) — For-profit colleges could face new financing standards in Milwaukee
June 4, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit College Will Pay Up to $2.5M to U.S.
June 3, 2013

USA Today — College default rates higher than grad rates
July 2, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — For-Profit College to Pay U.S. at Least $1-Million to Settle Whistle-Blower Suit
June 1, 2013

Los Angeles Times — Column – Why would Leon Panetta, Marc Morial join for-profit Corinthian?
May 31, 2013

Lubbock Avalanche Journal — American Commercial College settles federal false claims case
May 31, 2013

Providence Journal — Senate approves bill requiring notice before closure of for-profit schools
May 30, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — U.S. Won’t Appeal Decision on Controversial Gainful-Employment Rule
May 22, 2013

Richmond Biz Sense (VA) — Former students give local college an ‘F’
May 21, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — As Gainful-Employment Talks Resume, Education Dept. Is Mum on Appeal
May 21, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — With ‘Gainful Employment’ Talks Set, Department Hears Interested Parties
May 21, 2013

KLCC (Eugene) — Oregon Legislature Moves to End Content Protections for Private Colleges
May 21, 2013

KSDK (St. Louis) — For-profit colleges investigation
May 20, 2013

Boston Globe — Op Ed – Ask questions, do homework on for-profit colleges
May 19, 2013

Boston Globe — A costly lesson at for-profit training schools
May 15, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Panel Recommends Reaccrediting U. of Phoenix, but Notes Concerns
May 14, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — U. of Phoenix Might Face Lesser Sanction from Accreditor
May 14, 2013

Worcester Business Journal — For-Profit Colleges, Career Schools Hit Hard Times
May 13, 2013

San Diego Reader — For-profit college tried to recruit homeless
May 8, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Strayer U.’s Discounts Reflect Shifts in For-Profit-College Sector
May 7, 2013

Star Tribune (Minn) — Cut in monitoring GI Bill raises threats of fraud, abuse and waste in Minnesota
May 6, 2013

KRQE (NM) — For-profit school student left wanting
Apr 30, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 2 Years of For-Profit College? Earnings No Better Than After High School
Apr 29, 2013

Washington Monthly — For-profit College Graduates Barely Earn More Than High School Graduates
Apr 29, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Is Urged to Drop Efforts to Revive Controversial Rules
Apr 18, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Trying Again on ‘Gainful’
Apr 16, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. to Renew Efforts at Gainful-Employment and State-Authorization Rules
Apr 15, 2013

Huffington Post blog — Gainful Employment Rule for For-Profit Colleges: Eminently Fixable, Eminently Necessary
Apr 15, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — DeVry Faces Investigations From Attorneys General in 2 States
Apr 15, 2013

The Boston Globe — Opinion: Familiar warning signs in for-profit schools
Apr 10, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — New York City Seeks Data From DeVry, Career Education Corp.
Apr 5, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — NYC Official Calls on For-Profit Colleges to Disclose Student-Debt Data
Apr 4, 2013

Boston Business Journal — Attorney general sues Sullivan & Cogliano, Brockton for-profit school
Apr 3, 2013

Boston Globe — AG Coakley sues Sullivan & Cogliano, a for-profit Brockton school, for alleged deceptive ads
Apr 3, 2013

Star Tribune (Minn) — Military affairs beat: Veterans deceived by schools can get aid
Apr 2, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Problem with Title IV Eligibility Under State Authorization Rule
Apr 2, 2013

The Columbia Chronicle — Editorial – For-profits, against students
Apr 1, 2013

National Review Online — Higher Ed Know-Nothingism
Mar 27, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Effort Ends to Set Standards for For-Profit Colleges in Wisconsin
Mar 25, 2013

Wisconsin State Journal — Committee tasked with creating standards for for-profit colleges folds under industry pressure
Mar 24, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Wisconsin Scuttles Panel Charged With Setting Standards for For-Profits
Mar 24, 2013

Huffington Post blog — Opinion: Did For-Profit College EDMC Merge Canadian and U.S. Campuses to Evade The Law?
Mar 22, 2013

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — SEC investigating Education Management Corp.
Mar 22, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Management Corp. Faces SEC Investigation
Mar 22, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Now What?
Mar 21, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Court Throws Huge Wrench in Higher Education Transparency Efforts
Mar 20, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Judge Refuses to Restore Vacated Provisions of ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule
Mar 20, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — The End Run
Mar 18, 2013

CBS Las Vegas — Nevada AG Targets For-Profit Colleges
Mar 18, 2013

WKU Public Radio — Kentucky’s AG Backing Federal Legislation on For-Profit Colleges
Mar 18, 2013

Boston Globe — Attorney generals to Congress: Don’t let for-profit colleges use federal grants and loans for advertising
Mar 17, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 13 Attorneys General Support Bill to Bar Spending of Student Aid on Marketing
Mar 15, 2013

The Hill – Congress blog — Opinion: Be wary of for-profit colleges’ charm offensive
Mar 13, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — Five Things to Know about the Students First Act
Mar 13, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Profit and the Public Good”
Mar 12, 2013

Higher Ed Watch — A Gut Check for the Education Department
Mar 12, 2013

News & Observer (NC) — Hagan bill limits use of federal money by for-profit colleges
Mar 12, 2013

Salon — Don’t share that infographic spam
Mar 8, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Accreditor Puts Ashford on Notice
Mar 1, 2013

Salon — The Online University of Spam
Mar 1, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Ashford U. Is Placed on Notice by Its Accreditor
Feb 28, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit Group’s Report on Veteran Education
Feb 27, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — For-Profit Group Suggests Best Practices for Serving Military and Veteran Students
Feb 27, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Possible Probation for Phoenix
Feb 26, 2013

The Washington Post — Largest for-profit U.S. university expects to be put on probation by accreditor
Feb 26, 2013

Stars and Stripes — For-profits offer new guidelines for student veterans
Feb 26, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — U. of Phoenix Expects to Be Placed on Probation by Its Accreditor
Feb 25, 2013

Huffington Post — University of Phoenix Accreditation Hits Snag As Panel Recommends Probation
Feb 25, 2013

Minnesota Public Radio — Minn. for-profit schools investigated for recruiting practices
Feb 20, 2013

Tampa Tribune — Graduate sues Everest University alleging worthless credits
Feb 19, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Graduate Sues Arm of Corinthian Colleges Over Alleged Fraud
Feb 19, 2013

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal — State probes for-profit colleges over aggressive recruiting of military vets
Feb 18, 2013

Star Tribune (Minn) — Minn. investigates for-profit colleges’ recruitment of vets with GI benefits
Feb 17, 2013

CBS SF Bay Area — Many Calif. Vets End Up With Huge Debts From For-Profit Colleges
Feb 16, 2013

NPQ – Nonprofit Quarterly — For-Profit Colleges Going Nonprofit as a “Business” Strategy
Feb 13, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Illinois Bill Would Bar Students at For-Profit Colleges From State Aid
Feb 12, 2013

The News-Gazette (IL) — Rose plan would bar students at for-profit schools from MAP grants
Feb 12, 2013

Portland Business Journal (OR) — State pushes for higher education transparency
Feb 7, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — U. of Phoenix Reboots Advertising and Rebrands in the Process
Feb 6, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit Backlash
Feb 5, 2013

WUWM (Milwaukee) — Milwaukee Leaders Consider Limiting Funding for For-Profit Colleges
Feb 5, 2013

Huffington Post blog — As Massachusetts Attorney General Probes Vanished For-Profit College, Senators Call for Broad Review
Feb 4, 2013

Asspciated Press on WPRI — Coakley probing more for-profit schools
Feb 4, 2013

Boston Globe — Attorney General Martha Coakley investigating more than 12 for-profit schools in Massachusetts
Feb 3, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — For-Profit Colleges Take a Step Back to Regroup
Feb 3, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Milwaukee Considers Restrictions on City Money for For-Profit Colleges
Jan 30, 2013

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — Proposal would limit city money to for-profit colleges
Jan 30, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Commentary: Higher-Education Reform: a Legacy for Obama?
Jan 21, 2013

CBS Chicago — Durbin Calls For Crackdown On For-Profit Colleges
Jan 18, 2013

Connecticut Post — Op Ed: Richard Blumenthal: Hold for-profit educators to a higher standard
Jan 18, 2013

Inside Higher Ed — Another For-Profit College Shifts to Nonprofit Status
Jan 18, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Kentucky Attorney General Sues Another For-Profit College
Jan 16, 2013

Lexington Herald Leader — Kentucky attorney general sues Spencerian College, alleging deceptive practices
Jan 16, 2013

Michigan Live — Health care oriented for-profit college Sanford Brown preparing to close its doors in Kentwood
Jan 16, 2013

Huffington Post blog — For-Profit College Shuts Down, Leaving Students Out in the Cold
Jan 14, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Calif. Attorney General Investigates Bridgepoint Education Inc.
Jan 14, 2013

NBC Washington — American Career Institute Shuts Down Abruptly in Maryland, Upsetting Students
Jan 11, 2013

Framingham Patch — State AG Offers Help to American Career Institute Students
Jan 10, 2013

WHDH (MA) — American Career Institute abruptly shuts its doors
Jan 10, 2013

Stockton Record — Editorial – No shortcuts to good education
Jan 10, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Apollo Group Warns of Sanction by U. of Phoenix’s Accreditor
Jan 10, 2013

Inside Higher Education — University of Phoenix’s Accreditation Review
Jan 10, 2013

The American Independent — University of Phoenix Anticipates Accreditation Trouble
Jan 9, 2013

Bloomberg Businessweek — Investigators Probe Shuttered For-Profit Colleges
Jan 9, 2013

Forbes — The Three Threats of Private For-Profit Colleges
Jan 9, 2013

The Wall Street Journal blog — Apollo’s Slide Heralds the For-Profit College Industry Shakeout.
Jan 9, 2013

Associated Press — Cal Grant rules disqualify many for-profit schools
Jan 7, 2013

Rhode Island Public Radio — RI officials watching other for-profit schools
Jan 7, 2013

ABC Action News (Tampa) — I-Team: 110 for-profit colleges accused of lying, defrauding taxpayers
Jan 4, 2013

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 5 For-Profit Campuses Lose Accreditation After Abrupt Closures
Jan 4, 2013

Post-Chronicle (CT) — Hamden’s Sawyer School abruptly closed
Jan 2, 2013

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