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Media Coverage

Inside Higher Ed — Judge Rejects Second ‘Gainful’ Challenge
June 24, 2015

Consumerist — Gainful Employment Rules Survive Another Hurdle, Judge Strikes Down For-Profit College Industry Lawsuit
June 24, 2015

The Wall Street Journal — Federal Judge Sides With Marblegate in Education Management Dispute
June 23, 2015

Diverse – Issues In Higher Education — Court Upholds Tough Rules on For-profit College Loans
June 23, 2015

Los Angeles Times — Op Ed – Cancel all Corinthian Colleges student debt
June 23, 2015

Associated Press — US Court Upholds Tough Rules on for-Profit College Loans
June 23, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Gainful-Employment Rule Survives For-Profit Group’s Court Challenge
June 23, 2015

Buzzfeed — Big Victory For Obama Administration’s Push To Regulate For-Profit Colleges
June 23, 2015

Military Times — For-profit schools targeted again over GI Bill payouts
June 23, 2015

Stars and Stripes — Congress presses VA to identify high-risk colleges
June 22, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Calls Imminent Rule a Reminder to States of Their Oversight Role
June 19, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — How a For-Profit’s Implosion Could Be a Game-Changer for College Oversight
June 18, 2015

CBS Denver — More Bad News For College America
June 18, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Block that Regulation!
June 17, 2015

Ed Central — The Perils of Enrolling in For-Profit Colleges
June 17, 2015

Consumerist — Congress Takes Another Stab At Undercutting Gainful Employment Rules Two Weeks Before Implementation
June 17, 2015

Portsmouth Daily Times (OH) — Daymar closing in New Boston
June 16, 2015

Cleveland Plain Dealer — With taxpayer money, for-profit colleges spend massively on marketing; Sherrod Brown wants to ban the practic
June 16, 2015

The Washington Post — The toughest for-profit college rules in years are here. And lawmakers are still fighting over them.
June 16, 2015

Toledo Blade — Editorial – Predatory Colleges
June 15, 2015

Miami Herald — Editorial – Pursue the Execs
June 13, 2015

The Wall Street Journal — Corinthian Colleges Grilled Over How It Failed
June 12, 2015

Illinois Times — For-profit school under fire for business practices
June 11, 2015

Courthouse News Service — Class Accuses University of Phoenix of Deceit
June 11, 2015

The New York Times — Editorial – Help for Victims of College Fraud
June 10, 2015

San Francisco Chronicle — Students of closed Corinthian Colleges slated to win debt relief
June 10, 2015

The Atlantic — When Loan Forgiveness Isn’t Enough
June 10, 2015

Boston Globe — Elizabeth Warren calls for more oversight of for-profit colleges
June 10, 2015

Here & Now (NPR) — Victims Of Fraud By Corinthian Colleges Will Get Debt Relief
June 10, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Arne Duncan Transcript: Some For-Profit Colleges Have “the Ethics of Payday Lending”
June 10, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Tougher Enforcement of Ban on Recruiter Bonuses
June 9, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Plan to Forgive Corinthian Students’ Loans Offers Hope to Other Borrowers
June 9, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Debt Relief Unveiled
June 9, 2015

USA Today — U.S. plans to offer Corinthian students debt-relief package
June 9, 2015

Slate — The Government Created a Monster in Corinthian Colleges. Now We’re Paying for Its Damage.
June 9, 2015

The Washington Post — An unprecedented number of borrowers could soon qualify for student debt forgiveness
June 9, 2015

The New York Times — Questions of Cost in Plan to Aid Defrauded Students
June 9, 2015

NBC Miami — Debt Relief for Students at “Abusive” For-Profit Schools
June 9, 2015

Tucson Weekly — Who Could’ve Guessed For-Profit Colleges Were Fleecing Their Students? (Anyone, Since 2009, or Earlier)
June 9, 2015

NPR — The Forces Behind The Decline Of For-Profit Colleges
June 8, 2015

The Washington Post — How the government plans to help students left hanging by for-profit Corinthian Colleges
June 8, 2015

Buzzfeed — Education Department To Cancel Debt Of Up To 40,000 Students
June 8, 2015

The New York Times — Government to Forgive Student Loans at Corinthian Colleges
June 8, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Says It Will Forgive Debt of Many Corinthian Students
June 8, 2015

Los Angeles Times — More Corinthian Colleges students’ federal loan debt to be erased
June 8, 2015

Marketwatch — Students duped by for-profit colleges might get some relief
June 8, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Little Love Lost in the Letters Between Dick Durbin and ITT
June 5, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Debt Strike Grows Larger
June 5, 2015

Marketwatch — Non-Corinthian students say they’re willing to put financial future at risk to show solidarity
June 5, 2015

U.S. News & World Report — Corinthian Debt Strikers Double in Size, Gain Outside Support
June 5, 2015

Deseret News (UT) — Art Institute to close its doors, students to still get degrees, spokesman says
June 5, 2015

Huffington Post — ‘Chipping Away At My Soul': Insiders Detail The Decline And Fall Of Corinthian’s For-Profit College Empire
June 4, 2015

Slate — “This is Your Money” – Why for-profit colleges are the real welfare queens
June 4, 2015

Augusta Free Press — Warner, Connolly press Education Department on behalf of former Corinthian students
June 2, 2015

Star Tribune (MN) — Rep. John Kline says he is in favor of loan forgiveness for Corinthian students
June 1, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Tighter Oversight of ITT
June 1, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Judge Upholds ‘Gainful’ Rule
May 28, 2015

The Washington Post — For-profit colleges lose bid to scuttle government rules
May 27, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — FTC Tangles With For-Profits
May 27, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Judge Throws Out a For-Profit Group’s Challenge to the Gainful-Employment Rule
May 27, 2015

Consumerist — Judge Upholds Gainful Employment Rule, Throws Out For-Profit Industry Lawsuit
May 27, 2015

Reuters — Judge upholds U.S. ‘gainful employment’ rules for for-profit colleges
May 27, 2015

New York Post — Not even DC could help for-profit colleges
May 26, 2015

Miami Herald — Editorial – State comes to students’ rescue? Hardly.
May 26, 2015

Wall Street Journal — Ashworth College Settles FTC Complaint Alleging it Misrepresented Information
May 26, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit College Settles Complaint Over Claims About Credits and Degrees
May 26, 2015

LaCross Tribune — Lawmakers reject Scott Walker plan to ax for-profit college board
May 23, 2015

Main St. — Advocates for For-Profit College Students Want A Return on their Investment from ED
May 22, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Notoriety and Now Closure
May 22, 2015

The Kansas City Star — Column – Students at Corinthian Colleges deserve debt relief, but what about the others?
May 21, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Readies Debt-Forgiveness Plan for Ex-Corinthian Students
May 20, 2015

Palm Beach Post — Who’s watching the for-profit college industry?
May 20, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Corinthian Colleges Fired Teachers Via Robo-Calls
May 19, 2015

Consumerist — Senator Calls For Investigation Into Three For-Profit College Chains, Restrictions On Future Campus Sales
May 19, 2015

Palm Beach Post — Editorial: If for-profit colleges won’t clean up their act, state must
May 19, 2015

Associated Press — For-profit college company disputes order to stop enrolling California veterans on GI Bill
May 19, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — As Scrutiny Intensifies, For-Profit Colleges Face Threats on Several Fronts
May 18, 2015

The Hill — Op-Ed – What the Department of Education can learn from the foreclosure crisis (Cong. Waters)
May 18, 2015

Buzzfeed — The Problem With Colleges That Are Too Big To Fail
May 18, 2015

San Bernadino Sun — Ex-Corinthian Colleges teacher: ‘I’m just worried about the students’
May 18, 2015

Huffington Post — Defrauded Student Loan Borrowers Face Potential Obama Administration ‘Boondoggle’
May 18, 2015

Miami Herald — The close ties between a for-profit college and its watchdog
May 17, 2015

KPCC — California tells for-profit chain to stop enrolling veterans
May 15, 2015

Consumerist — Legislator Demands Department Of Education Investigate For-Profit Chain ITT Technical Institute
May 15, 2015

Consumer Affairs — Department of Education urged to investigate ITT Educational Services
May 15, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Problems Deepen for ITT
May 13, 2015

Los Angeles Times — SEC says for-profit ITT college executives engaged in fraud
May 13, 2015

Charlotte Observer — For-profit Brookstone College of Business closing down
May 13, 2015

Oakland Tribune — Editorial – Time to rethink our approach to higher ed model
May 13, 2015

The Pioneer (CA) — Op-Ed – FOR-PROFIT SCHOOLS TAKE A DIVE: Good riddance to Corinthian colleges (former Heald College student)
May 13, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Former Students Will Get a Seat at the Table in Corinthian’s Bankruptcy Case
May 13, 2015

Consumerist — Attorneys General Coalition Urges Dept. Of Education To Clarify Corinthian Students’ Options
May 13, 2015

Marketwatch — Corinthian students in the dark about their options, state AGs say
May 13, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Behind the Fraud Charges Against ITT Education
May 13, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Giant For-Profit Educator and Executives Are Charged With Lying to Investors
May 12, 2015

USA Today — For-profit college operator accused of fraud
May 12, 2015

The Washington Post — SEC charges executives at for-profit college ITT with fraud
May 12, 2015

San Gabriel Valley Tribune — Editorial – Appalling rip-off by the for-profit colleges
May 12, 2015

Consumerist — SEC Charges Current, Former Executives Of For-Profit Chain ITT Educational Services With Fraud
May 12, 2015

Indianapolis Business Journal — SEC hits ITT Educational, execs with fraud charges
May 12, 2015

The Wall Street Journal — SEC Charges ITT Educational Services, Top Executives With Fraud
May 12, 2015

Buzzfeed — College Operator Hid “Extraordinary Failure” Of Its Student Loans, SEC Alleges
May 12, 2015

Indianapolis Star — SEC files fraud lawsuit against ITT, 2 executives
May 12, 2015

The Seattle Medium — Column – For-Profit Colleges – Let the Buyer Beward (Julianne Malveaux)
May 11, 2015

Chicago Tribune — Tinley for-profit college to close
May 11, 2015

The Florida Times-Union — Art Institute of Jacksonville to close
May 11, 2015

The New York Times — Former Students Seek to Shape Corinthian Colleges Bankruptcy
May 11, 2015

CNN Money — Veterans stranded after using GI Bill at defunct for-profit college
May 11, 2015

Telegraph Herald (IA) — Editorial – Government must stay tough on for-profit colleges
May 10, 2015

The Sacramento Bee — Heald students were willing to pay more for convenience, access
May 10, 2015

The Orange County Register — Community colleges try to lure Corinthian students
May 10, 2015

Press-Enterprise (CA) — EVEREST CLOSURE: Locked-out students try to move on
May 10, 2015

Huffington Post blog — The Era of Predatory For-Profit Colleges Might Be Over
May 9, 2015

Consumerist — Senators Urge Dept. Of Education To Provide Support To Students Affected By Corinthian Colleges Closure
May 8, 2015

Huffington Post — Obama Administration Improperly Denies Student Loan Debt Relief
May 8, 2015

Tampa Bay Times — Editorial: Tougher regulation needed of training colleges
May 8, 2015

KPCC (CA) — Ex-Corinthian Colleges students discouraged from enrolling at another for-profit campus
May 8, 2015

U-T San Diego — Is Student Loan Bubble Starting to Pop?
May 8, 2015

BuzzFeed — With New Regulations Looming, More For-Profit Career Colleges Shut Down
May 8, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Vanishing Profit, and Campuses
May 7, 2015

Chicago Tribune — Career Education to close all but two schools
May 7, 2015

The New York Times — Room for Debate: Forgiving Student Debt at Corinthian Colleges and Other For-Profits
May 7, 2015

BuzzFeed — Tough Times Ahead For 16,000 Students Of Disgraced College Chain
May 7, 2015

The New York Times — Corinthian Colleges’ Lean Business Model Leaves Little for Creditors
May 6, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Appeals $30 Million Fine, Requests Hearing
May 6, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. Eyes New Path to Debt Relief
May 6, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 2 For-Profit Higher-Education Companies Will Close Campuses
May 6, 2015

Pittsburgh Tribune — EDMC to close quarter of its Art Institute campuses, but Pittsburgh’s spared
May 6, 2015

Consumerist — Senators Call For Attorney General Investigation Into Executives Of Corinthian Colleges
May 6, 2015

The Hill — Senate Dems call for DOJ probe of Corinthian College
May 6, 2015

The San Francisco Appeal — Congresswoman Speier Urges Federal Oversight of For-Profit Colleges in Wake of Corinthian Closures
May 6, 2015

Huffington Post blog — 50,000 Owed Money by Corinthian Colleges Include Lobbyists, Scammers
May 5, 2015

Pro Publica — Higher Ed Lobby Quietly Joins For-Profit Schools to Roll Back Tighter Rules
May 5, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Debt Relief Battle Continues
May 5, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Profit and Competency
May 5, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit Ordered to Pay Refund for Claim on Credit
May 5, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Penn Foster College Will Pay $70,000 to Settle Complaint Over Deceptive Ads
May 5, 2015

U-T San Diego — Bridgepoint posts small loss amid soft student demand
May 5, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Corinthian Colleges Files for Bankruptcy
May 4, 2015

Reuters — Corinthian Colleges files bankruptcy to facilitate wind-down
May 4, 2015

Consumerist — Corinthian Colleges Inc. Files For Bankruptcy
May 4, 2015

The Oregonian — Penn Foster College must pay more than $73,000 after PCC refused Portland man’s credits
May 4, 2015

Bradenton Herald (FL) — How to better protect Florida students from for-profit chicanery
May 4, 2015

The Washington Post — For-profit Corinthian Colleges files for bankruptcy
May 4, 2015

Huffington Post — Corinthian Colleges Files For Bankruptcy
May 4, 2015

The New York Times — For-Profit Colleges File for Bankruptcy
May 4, 2015

The New York Times — For-Profit Colleges Face a Loan Revolt by Thousands Claiming Trickery
May 3, 2015

The Sacramento Bee — Heald students must decide whether to stay the course or seek loan forgiveness
May 3, 2015

The Washington Post — This for-profit college failed, but its students are left with the wreckage
May 1, 2015

The Atlantic — The Meltdown of a For-Profit College Behemoth
April 30, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — How Corinthian’s Student Body Measured Up Against Other For-Profits: 4 Takeaways
April 30, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Lawsuit Against For-Profit Proceeds
April 30, 2015

Huffington Post — Obama Administration Considers New ‘Roadblocks’ For Ex-Corinthian Colleges Students Seeking Debt Relief
April 30, 2015

Capitol Public Radio (CA) — Lawmakers: For-Profit Colleges Should Reimburse Heald Students
April 30, 2015

Consumerist — Legislation Would End Forced Arbitration In Student Enrollment Agreements
April 30, 2015

Consumerist — PRO Students Act Aims To Protect Students From For-Profit Colleges’ Bad Behavior
April 30, 2015

Phoenix Business Journal — Grand Canyon University to look at other options to go nonprofit
April 29, 2015

Monterey Herald — Editorial – Corinthian Colleges: Students at shuttered schools need help
April 29, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — After the Collapse
April 29, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Corinthian Closing Misdeed: Allowing New Students to Enroll Just Before It Shut Down
April 29, 2015

Bloomberg — Why Is the Government Steering Corinthian Students to Other Troubled Colleges?
April 29, 2015

Times Picayune (LA) — Florida for-profit colleges ‘manipulated’ people into enrolling, newspaper reports
April 28, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Abrupt Closing of Corinthian Campuses Leaves 16,000 Students Scrambling
April 28, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Fallout From Corinthian Collapse
April 28, 2015

The Los Angeles Times — Q&A: Is Corinthian Typical of the For-Profit College Industry?
April 28, 2015

The Nation — Elizabeth Warren Slams the Education Department for Failing Student Borrowers
April 28, 2015

The Daily Courier (AZ) — Editorial: For-profit education not all it’s cracked up to be
April 28, 2015

BuzzFeed — Education Department Directs Former Corinthian Students Toward Other Troubled Schools
April 28, 2015

NBC — Corinthian Students Face Tough Choice to Discharge Loans
April 28, 2015

The Orange County Register — Corinthian students wooed by other for-profit colleges
April 28, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Corinthian Colleges Inc. to Close Its Remaining Campuses
April 27, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Closes for Good
April 27, 2015

Associated Press — Corinthian Colleges Closes All 28 Remaining Campuses
April 27, 2015

USA Today — Corinthian Colleges shuts remaining 28 campuses
April 27, 2015

NPR State Impact — Explaining Florida’s For-Profit College Industry
April 27, 2015

Star Tribune (MN) — Senators, including Franken, want to close GI Bill loophole for for-profit colleges
April 27, 2015

The Los Angeles Times — Corinthian closing its last schools; 10,000 California students displaced
April 26, 2015

The Washington Post — Embattled for-profit Corinthian Colleges closes its doors
April 26, 2015

San Francisco Chronicle — Corinthian, Heald colleges shut down abruptly
April 26, 2015

Deseret News — The rise and fall of the University of Phoenix
April 25, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 14 Locations of DeVry U. Will Close, Parent Company Announces
April 24, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Phoenix Settles With Student Who Says She Was Misled
April 24, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Mom Misled by Kaplan For-Profit College: Part of Miami Herald’s Blockbuster Industry Expose
April 24, 2015

Miami Herald — Higher Ed Hustle
April 24, 2015

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — DeVry University will close campus, offer online classes only
April 23, 2015

Consumerist — Consumer Groups Ask Congress To Ensure That For-Profit Schools Are Held Accountable
April 23, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Abuses at Corinthian Are Mirrored at Other Big For-Profit Colleges
April 22, 2015

Star Tribune (MN) — Globe U whistleblower collects as school battles Minnesota AG, falling enrollment
April 19, 2015

The New York Times — Editorial – Help for Victims of Crooked Schools
April 17, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Regulating Job Placement
April 17, 2015

Center for American Progress — Transparent Oversight of Troubled Colleges Can Help Students Make Informed Choices
April 16, 2015

Ed Central blog — Three Lessons the Ed Dept Should Learn from the Corinthian Case
April 16, 2015

BuzzFeed — The Education Department Is Working On A Process For Forgiving Student Loans
April 15, 2015

Consumer Affairs — Corinthian Colleges fined $30 million for misrepresenting job placement rates
April 15, 2015

Huffington Post — Heald College Fined For Misleading Students About Job Prospects
April 15, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — $30-Million Fine for Corinthian May Portend Tougher Scrutiny of For-Profits
April 15, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Dismantling Continues
April 15, 2015

The Washington Post — How a $30 million fine against a for-profit college could be a win for students
April 15, 2015

Contra Costa Times — Heald College fined, barred from enrolling more students after federal investigation
April 15, 2015

Ed Central blog — The For-Profit College Job Placement Rate Scandal Revisited
April 15, 2015

San Francisco Chronicle — Editorial – A crackdown on for-profit colleges makes sense
April 15, 2015

Pittsburgh Tribune — Board shake-up caps restructuring at Pittsburgh-based Education Management
April 14, 2015

Business Insider — Guy who spent $37,000 on a computer-science degree can’t get a job at Best Buy’s Geek Squad
April 14, 2015

BuzzFeed — Corinthian Colleges Will Face $30 Million Fine For Lying To Students
April 14, 2015

The Los Angeles Times — U.S. fines Corinthian Colleges $30 million over false job placement rates
April 14, 2015

Associated Press — For-profit college is fined for making false claims
April 14, 2015

The New York Times — Corinthian Colleges Fined for Bogus Job-Placement Claims
April 14, 2015

Chicago Tribune — Corinthian Colleges fined $30 million for distorted job placement numbers
April 14, 2015

Santa Cruz Sentinel — How Santa Cruz waitress, 22, got in hock $30,000 to Corinthian College
April 13, 2015

Philadelphia Inquirer — Investing in You: Group urges student loan ‘debt strike’
April 13, 2015

Consumerist — Nine Attorneys General Join “Corinthian 15,” Urge DOE To Provide Student Loan Debt Relief For Wronged Borrowers
April 10, 2015

CNN — 9 states side with Corinthian College ‘debt strikers’
April 10, 2015

The New York Times — Film School, for Profit or Not
April 10, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Where 3 Accountability Measures Meet, a Hazardous Intersection
April 9, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — 9 Attorneys General Ask Education Dept. to Forgive Corinthian Debt
April 9, 2015

Huffington Post — State AGs Urge Federal Forgiveness Of Student Loans Tied To Dodgy For-Profit Chain
April 9, 2015

Bloomberg — Kamala Harris Urges Forgiveness of Student Debt from Predatory Colleges
April 9, 2015

The Los Angeles Times — U.S. is asked to forgive debt of Corinthian Colleges students
April 9, 2015

The Sacramento Bee — Kamala Harris urges debt forgiveness for Corinthian students
April 9, 2015

Consumer Affairs — Feds should relieve Corinthian students’ debts, state AGs argue
April 9, 2015

Education Dive — 3 trends changing the face of for-profit higher ed
April 8, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Private Loan Takedown
April 7, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. Names Remaining Colleges Under Scrutiny
April 6, 2015

Green Bay Press Gazette — Board overseeing for-profit schools fights for its life
April 6, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Student Debt Strike? Read This Texas Mom’s Powerful Words
April 5, 2015

BuzzFeed — A Little-Known Student Loan Protection Remains Mired In Mystery
April 5, 2015

Consumerist — New York Consumer Agency Opens Investigation Into Four For-Profit Colleges
April 3, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Online For-Profit in Colorado to Close
April 3, 2015

The Atlantic — For-Profit Colleges: Here to Stay
April 3, 2015

PBS Newshour — Dept. of Ed names 20 schools facing financial investigation after ‘severe’ audit findings
April 3, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Updates List of Colleges It Has Subjected to Extra Financial Scrutiny
April 3, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. Will Release Remaining Colleges Under Scrutiny
April 2, 2015

Pittsburgh Tribune — EDMC on federal list for poor financial management
April 2, 2015

The New York Times — Editorial – Students and Parents in the Dark
April 2, 2015

The New York Times — New York City Consumer Agency Investigating Four For-Profit Colleges
April 2, 2015

Think Progress — Inside The Historic Meeting Between Student Debt Strikers And Their Government Antagonists
April 1, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit Design School in Chicago to Close
April 1, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Cash Monitoring List Unveiled
March 31, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Dept. Names More Than 550 Colleges It Has Put Under Extra Financial Scrutiny
March 31, 2015

The Wall Street Journal — Federal Education Officials Release List of Monitored Colleges
March 31, 2015

Ed Central blog — The Ed Dept Knows How to Write Rules, but Does it Know How to Enforce Them?
March 31, 2015

The Washington Post — The list your college does not want to be on
March 31, 2015

Orange County Register — Student debt revolt is growing among Corinthian Colleges attendees, graduates
March 31, 2015

Consumerist — For-Profit College Enrollment Is Down Following Scandals & School Failures
March 31, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. to Identify Colleges Under Scrutiny
March 30, 2015

BuzzFeed — Education Department Will Meet With Student Debt Strikers
March 30, 2015

Wisconsin Watch — Board overseeing Wisconsin’s for-profit schools fights for its life
March 29, 2015

The Des Moines Register — Editorial: When for-profit schools graduate to nonprofit
March 28, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Little Progress on Incentive Comp
March 27, 2015

Huffington Post blog — More Attention Given to a Small Liberal Arts College Closing Than a Giant For-Profit College System Shutting Down
March 27, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. Keeps Scrutiny of Risky Colleges Secret
March 26, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Guest Column – Student-Loan Default Rates Are Easily Gamed. Here’s a Better Measure.
March 26, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Enrollment Woes Continue for U. of Phoenix
March 26, 2015

Cnn Money — University of Phoenix has lost half its students
March 25, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit in Georgia Closes Without Warning
March 24, 2015

Los Angeles Times — Laws to prevent abuse of GI Bill benefits weren’t enforced, records show
March 23, 2015

WXIA (Atlanta) — Technical College Shuts its Doors without Warning
March 23, 2015

Courthouse News Service — Fired Prez Calls Out Chain College
March 20, 2015

Star Tribune (MN) — Globe U accused of making illegal student loans with ‘usurious interest rates’
March 20, 2015

MPR News (MN) — MN AG: Globe U. pushed high-cost loans, misled students on job hopes
March 20, 2015

The Palm Beach Post — Editorial: Tighter regulation, oversight will help students, taxpayers
March 17, 2015

Star Tribune (MN) — Op Ed – State needs to make for-profit colleges more transparent (AG Swanson)
March 12, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Defunct Career College’s Founders Get Jail in Fraud Case
March 11, 2015

The Hill — Public interest groups defend college regs
March 9, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Debt Relief for Corinthian Students?
March 5, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Thousands of Veterans Have Filed Complaints Against Colleges in New U.S. System
March 4, 2015

Salon — America’s student loan boycott: How 15 students took on the government — and just may win
March 3, 2015

Think Progress — The Inside Story Of How A For-Profit College Hoodwinked Students And Got Away With It
March 3, 2015

Consumerist — Report: Taking For-Profit Colleges Nonprofit Can Generate Hefty Profits For Owners
March 3, 2015

Main Street — For-Proft College Gainful Employment Rules Are on the Block in Congress and the Courts
March 2, 2015

The New York Times — Some Owners of Private Colleges Turn a Tidy Profit by Going Nonprofit
March 2, 2015

The New York Times — A Strike Against Student Debt
February 27, 2015

Huffington Post — ‘Corinthian 15′ Challenge Education Department By Refusing To Repay Federal Student Loans
February 25, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — With Deregulatory Slant, A Higher Ed Act Push
February 25, 2015

The Guardian — ‘We won’t pay': students in debt take on for-profit college institution
February 23, 2015

The Atlantic — The Guardian Angels of Student Debt
February 23, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian: Closed in Canada, Compromise in California
February 23, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Blurring the Nonprofit/For-Profit Divide
February 23, 2015

The Atlantic — The Downfall of For-Profit Colleges
February 23, 2015

Huffington Post — House Democrat Demands Details On Secretive For-Profit Student Debt Forgiveness Scheme
February 20, 2015

Wisconsin State Journal — Scott Walker Proposal to Close For-Profit College Board Would Cost State Money, Board Says
February 20, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — California Gives Corinthian’s Heald Colleges a Temporary Reprieve on State-Grants Ban
February 20, 2015

San Jose Mercury News — Heald College’s Cal Grant cutoff temporary; CEO promises not to charge students
February 20, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Colorado Sues For-Profit College, Claiming ‘Deceptive’ Practices
February 18, 2015

Wisconsin State Journal — High Dropout Rates the Norm at For-Profit Colleges, Including Madison Media Institute
February 17, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Wisconsin For-Profit Oversight Board Defends Role
February 17, 2015

The Boston Globe — US urged to forgive students’ loan debts
February 17, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Colorado Sues CollegeAmerica for Systematic Deception
February 17, 2015

CBS Denver — Attorney General Wants College America To Stop ‘Ongoing Deceptive Trade Practices’
February 16, 2015

The Capital Times (WI) — Scott Walker Budget Would Remove Oversight of For-Profit Colleges
February 16, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — California Halts State Grants for Students at Corinthian’s Heald College
February 16, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Kaplan Inc. to Sell 38 Colleges to Education Corp. of America
February 13, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Education Corp. Buys 38 Kaplan College Campuses
February 13, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Bill Would Outlaw College-Ratings System and Gainful-Employment Rule
February 13, 2015

WFTV (FL) — 9 Investigates veterans, the GI bill and for-profit colleges
February 13, 2015

San Jose Mercury News — California Halts Heald College Tuition Grants for Students
February 13, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Misleading Assurances in the Corinthian-ECMC Deal
February 13, 2015

Military.com — Budget Proposal Restricts GI Bill Funding to For-Profit Colleges
February 11, 2015

Los Angeles Times — Corinthian Colleges to be delisted from Nasdaq next week
February 11, 2015

Pittsburgh Business Times — EDMC, for-profits could lose major funding source under Obama’s 2016 budget proposal
February 10, 2015

The New York Times — When Colleges Use Veterans as Pawns
February 10, 2015

WFAA (Dallas) — Relief on the way for recent Everest College students
February 10, 2015

Main Street — Debt Collector ECMC Closes Deal for Corinthian College Campuses
February 9, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit Group Files Motion in Gainful Employment Suit
February 9, 2015

Casper Star Tribune (WY) — WyoTech students offered debt forgiveness following college’s sale
February 6, 2015

Phoenix Business Journal — CollegeAmerica staffer explains why he was fired
February 5, 2015

Minnesota Daily — Editorial – For-profit schools deserve scrutiny
February 5, 2015

Consumerist — Senators Introduce Bill Mandating Formation Of For-Profit College Oversight Committee
February 5, 2015

Wisconsin State Journal — Scott Walker’s Budget Cuts For-Profit Oversight Board
February 4, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — NLRB Affirms Ruling for Ex-Employee of Grand Canyon U.
February 4, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Sale Goes Through
February 4, 2015

Pioneer Press (MN) — Oakdale nonprofit takes over troubled college chain
February 4, 2015

NPR — Students At Corinthian Colleges Will Have Loans Forgiven
February 4, 2015

Ed Central blog — Welcome Changes and Remaining Questions in the ECMC-Corinthian Deal
February 4, 2015

Think Progress — $480 Million In For-Profit College Debts Are Actually Worth Less Than $8 Million
February 4, 2015

Phoenix Business Journal — Former president of CollegeAmerica’s Phoenix subsidiary out of a job
February 4, 2015

The Washington Post — Here’s how a debt collector plans to turn around failing for-profit colleges
February 3, 2015

Consumerist — Deal Provides $480 Million In Debt Relief To Current & Former Corinthian Colleges Students
February 3, 2015

The Hill — $480 million in relief for Corinthian College student loan borrowers
February 3, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Corinthian Students Are Awarded $480-Million in Debt Relief
February 3, 2015

Fortune — Obama’s budget aims to eliminate for-profit colleges’ GI Bill loophole
February 3, 2015

Minneapolist/St. Paul Business Journal — For-profit schools shut down criminal justice program targeted by state of Minnesota
February 3, 2015

Star Tribune (MN) — Globe University, Minnesota School of Business close programs and strand students
February 3, 2015

Consumerist — ECMC Completes Purchase Of Everest University, WyoTech Campuses
February 3, 2015

Associated Press — Federal regulator says $480 million in private loans for Corinthian students will be forgiven
February 3, 2015

BuzzFeed — Student Loan Company Closes On Controversial Deal To Buy Corinthian Campuses
February 3, 2015

Orange County Business Journal — Corinthian Buyer Offers to Forgive $480M in Loans
February 3, 2015

Miami Herald — Students of ‘predatory’ school to get loan forgiveness
February 3, 2015

The Oregonian — Sale of controversial for-profit college Corinthian includes massive student debt forgiveness
February 3, 2015

Los Angeles Times — Corinthian students to get 40% cut in private loan debt
February 3, 2015

BuzzFeed — Lawsuit Targets The Biggest Education Company You’ve Never Heard Of
February 2, 2015

NPR — White House May Close Loophole That Sends Billions To For-Profit Schools
February 2, 2015

Consumerist — University Of Phoenix’s Risk-Free Trial Might Not Cost You, But Is It An Accurate Taste Of College?
January 27, 2015

Arizona Republic — GCU non-profit would break new ground, enrich execs
January 26, 2015

Pocono Record (PA) — Editorial: Your tax dollars that don’t work
January 24, 2015

Huffington Post blog — Inside the ECMC-Corinthian Deal: Will Students Be Protected?
January 23, 2015

Ad Week — Come Super Bowl Sunday, Will the University of Phoenix Regret Its Naming Rights Deal?
January 23, 2015

Consumerist — Will New Owner Of Everest University, WyoTech Continue With Old Owner’s Sketchy Practice?
January 22, 2015

Main Street — The Art of the Deal: ECMC’s February Closing Date May Not Include All Corinthian Campuses
January 19, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian Sale Postponed
January 13, 2015

Pittsburgh Tribune Review — Brown Mackie College in Kentucky stops accepting students as EDMC moves to close campus
January 12, 2015

Latino USA — Who Really Profits From For-Profit Colleges?
January 9, 2015

WOAI (TX) — For-Profit College Settles Allegations it Hired Unqualified Teachers
January 6, 2015

Inside Higher Ed — Kaplan Settles Texas Whistleblower Suit
January 6, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education — For-Profit Herzing U. Converts to Nonprofit Status
January 5, 2015

Journal Sentinel (WI) — Herzing University becomes a nonprofit organization
January 2, 2015

Pittsburgh Tribune Review — EDMC debt restructuring decision detailed
January 1, 2015

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