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Media Coverage

New York Times — Exploiting Veterans for Profit
November 24, 2017

Wall Street Journal — The Rise and Fall of a Law-School Empire Fueled by Federal Loans
November 24, 2017

Huffington Post — Ex-Bush Official Hansen Joins Board Of Predatory For-Profit College Chain CEC, And It Makes Sense
November 20, 2017

Military Times — What will the Trump era mean for for-profit schools?
November 15, 2017

Mother Jones — The Trump Administration Has Yet to Approve a Single Student Debt Relief Claim
November 15, 2017

Huffington Post — DeVos Department Stacks Negotiations Deck With For-Profit College Lawyers
November 14, 2017

The Daily Gazette — Students lose most from DeVos’ deregulation efforts
November 14, 2017

Washington Post — Pressure mounts for Betsy DeVos to address the backlog of 87,000 student debt relief claims
November 14, 2017

Huffington Post — DeVos Stands With Scoundrels, Not Students
November 13, 2017

Delaware Online — Veterans Day should mean more than salutes: Editorial
November 11, 2017

Chicago Tribune — Almost all student loan fraud claims involve for-profit colleges, study finds
November 10, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — Inside the Scramble to Save Ashford U.
November 10, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Corinthian’s Long Wind-Down
November 9, 2017

Politico – Morning Education — Senate Democrats Renew Push to Change ‘90/10 Rule’
November 9, 2017

The Economist — For-profit colleges in America relaunch themselves as non-profits
November 9, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — Which Colleges Do Students Say Defraud Them Most Often? For-Profit Colleges
November 9, 2017

Politico – Morning Education — VA Update on Implementation Of ‘Forever GI Bill’
November 6, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Defining Colleges’ Liability for Fraud Claims
November 6, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Strayer and Capella Announce Merger
October 31, 2017

Associated Press — AP Sources: Education Dept. Could Scale Back Help on Loans
October 30, 2017

The Hechinger Report — Gouged by for-profit schools, students could soon be out of luck
October 30, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. Considers Partial Relief for Defrauded Student Borrowers
October 26, 2017

Associated Press — DeVos further freezes Obama’s for-profit fraud protections
October 24, 2017

Huffington Post — FTC Slaps Wrist Of For-Profit College Marketer That Tricked Vets; Many Bad Wrists Remain
October 24, 2017

Consumerist — Betsy DeVos Delays Student Loan ‘Borrower Defense’ Rule Until At Least 2019
October 23, 2017

CBS Denver — College America Faces Trial Over ‘Misleading’ Ads
October 17, 2017

Washington Post — Maryland leads states in suing DeVos over dismantling of rule to regulate career-training programs
October 17, 2017

Buzzfeed — Betsy DeVos Is Being Sued By 17 States Over For-Profit College Rules
October 17, 2017

Politico – Morning Education — VA eyes ‘narrower approach’ to for-profit college ethics waivers
October 17, 2017

AZ Central — Arizona Summit Law School, already on probation, slips again on state Bar exam
October 17, 2017

NY Daily News — Flatiron coding school to pay $375G for operating without a license, making false claims about its graduates
October 13, 2017

Reveal — Trump administration now says it won’t scrap VA anti-corruption law 
October 11, 2017

Mother Jones — Betsy DeVos Champions For-Profit Schools That Are Deceiving Taxpayers and Vulnerable Students
October 10, 2017

The Seattle Times — Betsy DeVos: Don’t let her turn back the clock
October 6, 2017

Washington Post — Trump administration wants to weaken law protecting veterans from predatory for-profit colleges, senators say
October 6, 2017

Washington Post — A hiccup in Purdue’s acquisition of for-profit Kaplan University
October 6, 2017

Task & Purpose — To Protect Veterans, Keep The VA Ban On Employees Working With For-Profit Colleges
October 5, 2017

Boston Globe — State seeks to protect students from unscrupulous for-profit schools
October 4, 2017

Boston Globe — Trump policy halts loan relief for thousands of students
October 2, 2017

PBS News Hour — For-profit college students twice as likely to default on loans, report says
October 2, 2017

Vox — How Betsy DeVos is quietly erasing Obama’s education legacy
October 2, 2017

The Daily Free Press (Editorial) — For-profit universities: fake, fraudulent and supported by the federal government
October 2, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — To Lighten the Regulatory Load, Focus on For-Profits
October 1, 2017

Dallas News — Hundreds of veterans scramble after Garland for-profit college closes
September 30, 2017

New York Times — Veterans Agency Seeks to Scrap Ethics Law on For-Profit Colleges
September 29, 2017

Indy Star — Senators urge Purdue to protect students, reputation in purchase of Kaplan
September 29, 2017

Washington Post — DeVos rejects invitation to meet with former for-profit college students
September 28, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Wis. Governor Kills For-Profit Oversight Agency
September 26, 2017

The Baltimore Sun — Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition launches campaign warning about risks of for-profit colleges
September 25, 2017

Phoenix New Times — Exclusive: University of Phoenix Phasing Out Around 20 Campuses
September 25, 2017

Huffington Post — DeVos Says Defrauded Students Are After “Free Money”
September 25, 2017

Politico – Morning Education — The Education Department responded over the summer by withdrawing its decision to garnish Dieffenbacher’s wages
September 25, 2017

The Denver Post (Editorial) — DeVos should keep rules targeting for-profit colleges
September 22, 2017

Washington Post — Former Obama officials form group to combat Trump rollback of consumer protections in higher ed
September 21, 2017

Associated Press — Former Obama officials launch legal group to challenge DeVos
September 21, 2017

Phoenix New Times — Phoenix: America’s For-Profit Education Capital?
September 21, 2017

Politico – Morning Education — Public Comments on Education Deregulation Pour In
September 21, 2017

Phoenix New Times — Getting Educated or Getting Schooled? Divergent Views of Grand Canyon University
September 21, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Report: Education Dept. to Back Kaplan, EDMC Deals
September 19, 2017

USA Today — New questions raised about how for-profit colleges recruit the military
September 18, 2017

Buzzfeed — The Education Department Will Allow Two Large For-Profit Colleges To Become Nonprofits
September 18, 2017

The Nation — Betsy DeVos Is Helping Education Profiteers Rip Off Students
September 15, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Long Wait for Loan Forgiveness
September 14, 2017

Washington Post — Ousted college accreditor wants another chance, but will DeVos agree?
September 14, 2017

Vice News — These students are suing their for-profit school
September 14, 2017

Reveal (Vets) — Trump administration seeks to legalize payments to VA officials by for-profit schools
September 14, 2017

New York Times — Federal Inquiry of Charlotte Law School Is Disclosed by Suit
September 13, 2017

Associated Press — Big holdup for borrowers claiming for-profit college fraud
September 12, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Senate Bill Includes Restoration of Pell for Defrauded Borrowers
September 11, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Extension for ACICS Colleges in Senate Funding Bill
September 11, 2017

Whistleblowers Protection Blog — DeVos Pick Puts Veterans and Whistleblowers at Risk at For-Profit Colleges
September 8, 2017

Reveal — University of Phoenix gained special access to military base – for a price
September 8, 2017

Marketwatch — Plagued by scandal, for-profit colleges target single mothers
September 7, 2017

Huffington Post — DeVos Embrace Of Predatory For-Profit Colleges Is Breathtaking
September 6, 2017

The Roanoke Times — For-profit school Miller-Motte not accepting new students
September 1, 2017

New Republic — Why Does America Keep Falling for “Sham Schools”?
September 1, 2017

Washington Monthly — Borrower’s Remorse
September 2017

Politico — Trump and DeVos fuel a for-profit college comeback
August 31, 2017

The Charlotte Observer — Under DeVos, who’s the next Charlotte School of Law?
August 29, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — For-Profit Colleges Find Few Reasons to Lobby a Friendlier Education Dept.
August 28, 2017

The Charlotte Observer — Charlotte School of Law bilked $285 million from taxpayers, former faculty member says
August 28, 2017

Los Angeles Times — Why students need better protection from loan fraud
August 25, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Department Lays Out Options for Charlotte Students
August 25, 2017

State Journal Register — Lisa Madigan: It’s time for an Illinois Student Loan Bill of Rights
August 24, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — ‘Law Mart’
August 22, 2017

Mercury News — Thousands of former Corinthian Colleges students win debt relief
August 21, 2017

Marketwatch — DeVos throws lifeline to 800 college programs Obama found questionable
August 20, 2017

Diverse Issues in Higher Education — Critics Again Accuse DeVos of Aiding For-profit Schools at Students’ Expense
August 20, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — U.S. Continues to Delay, Soften Gainful-Employment Rules
August 18, 2017

The Consumerist — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Will Allow For-Profit Schools To Continue Offering Programs That Don’t Meet Standards
August 17, 2017

Chicago Tribune — Ex-Corinthian students in Illinois could be eligible for part of $11.6M settlement
August 18, 2017

Wall Street Journal — Students Who Took Private Loans Through Corinthian Colleges Eligible for Relief
August 17, 2017

Marketwatch — Why 41,000 former for-profit college students could be eligible for loan forgiveness
August 21, 2017

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — State AG seeks tuition debt relief for students
August 17, 2017

Money Magazine — Corinthian Colleges Students Set to Get $183 Million Break on Bad Loans
August 17, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Delay by DeVos means reprieve for poor-performing programs
July 7, 2017

New York Times — 18 States Sue Betsy DeVos Over Student Loan Protections
July 6, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — DeVos Allows Career Programs to Delay Disclosure to Students
July 3, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Delays Compliance Deadline for Gainful-Employment Rules
July 1, 2017

The New York Times — DeVos Is Discarding College Policies That New Evidence Shows Are Effective
June 30, 2017

The Seattle Times — Washington state AG office joins suit in student-loan case
June 30, 2017

KRWG (New Mexico) — Legislators Urge DeVos to Protect Students from Predatory For-Profit Institutions
June 29, 2017

Politico Morning Education — House Dems Want DeVos to Reconsider Rules Delay
June 29, 2017

Newburgh Gazette — AG Ferguson issues statement on DeVos’ delay of student borrower defense rules
June 28, 2017

The Hill – Higher education’s new class system
June 28, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Update on Borrower Defense to Repayment Claims
June 27, 2017

Associated Press — Promised college loan forgiveness, borrowers wait and wait
June 26, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Few Solutions for Defrauded Borrowers
June 26, 2017

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — As regulators meet in secret, questions loom over proposed EDMC sale
June 25, 2017

Trib Live — Congressmen challenge Pittsburgh-based for-profit college chain’s sale
June 23, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Early Report on ‘Regulatory Relief’
June 23, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Dems ‘Deeply Concerned’ EDMC Trying to ‘Skirt’ Federal Accountability Rules
June 23, 2017

Newburgh Gazette — Confirmed: Trump Trashing Rules to Protect Students from Predatory Colleges
June 22, 2017

The Hill — Education Dept. regulatory reform task force finds over 150 rules to review
June 22, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — ‘I Can’t Overstate How Deeply Dull the Process Is’
June 21, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle — Editorial – Don’t ease rules on for-profit colleges
June 20, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Battle Brewing Over DeVos’ Delay of ‘Borrower Defense’ Rules
June 20, 2017

Bloomberg — Editorial – DeVos Should Stick to the Rules on For-Profit Colleges
June 20, 2017

Los Angeles Times — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos suspends new rules cracking down on for-profit college abuses
June 16, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Borrowers Defense Action Shifts to the Courts
June 16, 2017

The Spokesman-Review — Betsy DeVos delays Obama-era rules designed to protect students from predatory for-profit colleges
June 15, 2017

Miami Herald — Defrauded students were about to get federal help with loans. Now they have to wait
June 15, 2017

The Nation — Betsy DeVos Moves to Help For-Profit Schools Defraud Students
June 15, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — For Student Advocates, a Worrying Week of Departures From Obama-Era Policy
June 15, 2017

Think Progress — Betsy DeVos rolls back regulations holding for-profit colleges accountable
June 15, 2017

New York Times — U.S. Halts New Rules Aimed at Abuses by For-Profit Colleges
June 14, 2017

Huffington Post — Betsy DeVos Halts Rule Intended To Help Defrauded College Students
June 14, 2017

Wall Street Journal — Trump Administration Scraps Obama-Era Rules on For-Profit Colleges
June 14, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — DeVos Will Roll Back 2 Obama Regulations, a Blow to Consumer Advocates
June 14, 2017

Buzzfeed News — Betsy DeVos Is Halting Protections For For-Profit College Students
June 14, 2017

Huffington Post — Confirmed: Trump Trashing Rules To Protect Students From Predatory Colleges
June 14, 2017

U.S. News and World Report — Education Secretary Seeks Rule Redo for Defrauded College Students
June 14, 2017

YubaNet — AG Becerra: If Trump Won’t Protect Students from Unscrupulous For-Profit “Colleges”, Then I Will
June 14, 2017

Business Insider — Betsy DeVos is rolling back 2 rules aimed at for-profit colleges
June 14, 2017

The Hill — DeVos to redo two Obama-era rules on for-profit schools
June 14, 2017

The Street —Trump Administration to Roll Back Obama-Era For-Profit Colleges Rules
June 14, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Rollback of For-Profit Rules Begins
June 14, 2017

Politico Morning Education — State AGs Seek to Block Delay of ‘Borrower Defense’ Rules
June 14, 2017

Press Herald — Bill to require review of for-profit colleges heads to LePage’s desk
June 13, 2017

Huffington Post — Exclusive: Senators Tell DeVos That Delaying Student Loan Rule Would Violate the Law
June 13, 2017

Charleston Gazette-Mail — For-profit WV business college that lost accreditation faces lawsuit
June 12, 2017

The Pitch — Wright Career College is gone, but its students are still at the fringe of the job market — and so is Wright’s former president, if you believe his alimony petition
June 12, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Court Orders Education Department to End Delay in Ruling on Loan Discharge
June 12, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Democrats Press DeVos on Borrower Defense Regs
June 12, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Gives Firm Hint at Rollback of Gainful-Employment Rule
June 8, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Analysis: Gainful employment rule could save feds billions
June 8, 2017

Greenfield Recorder (MA) — State AG Healey pushes for tuition recovery fund
June 8, 2017

Big Island Now (HI) — Letter: End Delays for Predatory College Loan Cancellations
June 7, 2017

Wisconsin State Journal — For-profit college regulators still have concerns about plan to drop board
June 7, 2017

Mercury News (CA) — California to feds: Speed up loan forgiveness for Corinthian students
June 6, 2017

Boston Globe — Advocates Push for Tuition Recovery Fund
June 6, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Update on Move by ACICS-Accredited Colleges
June 6, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — State AGs Want Action on Student Loan Discharge
June 6, 2017

eNews Park Forest (IL) — Attorney General Madigan Urges Education Secretary DeVos to Stop Delaying Student Loan Forgiveness
June 6, 2017

Komo News (WA) — Thousands of college students nervously await word on their loans
June 5, 2017

Boston Globe Too many for-profit colleges defraud students and taxpayers alike
June 5, 2017

Consumer Affairs — States want DeVos to act on Corinthian student loan cancellations
June 5, 2017

Consumerist — States To Education Secretary DeVos: Stop Delaying Loan Forgiveness For Students Deceived By Corinthian Colleges
June 5, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Accreditation Is Broken. Time to Repair It.
May 30, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Fine Print and Tough Questions for the Purdue-Kaplan Deal
May 30, 2017

U.S. News and World — Report Law Protects Nebraska Students if For-Profit Schools Close
May 27, 2017

Chronicle of Higher Education — Students Were Promised Loan Forgiveness. Under Trump, They Wait and Worry.
May 26, 2017

Lincoln Journal Star — New law will protect students if for-profit colleges close
May 24, 2017

Buzzfeed — Trump Is Under Pressure To Deliver On Obama’s Student Loan Forgiveness
May 24, 2017

Boston Globe — Warren pushes for records from Trump appointee with ties to for-profit college
May 23, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Update Sought on Relief for Defrauded Students
May 22, 2017

Indy Star — Former ITT Tech students got promise of help, then silence
May 22, 2017

Media Matters for America — For-profit tactics might be coming to public universities, and no one is talking about it
May 22, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Update Sought on Relief for Defrauded Students
May 22, 2017

Consumerist — Lawmakers Ask Education Secretary DeVos To Explain Delayed Loan Forgiveness For ITT, Corinthian Students
May 18, 2017

Urban Milwaukee (Wisconsin) — Legislators’ Choice: Common Sense Protections of Students or Gov. Walker’s Way
May 17, 2017

The Des Moines Register (Iowa) — State tells Vatterott College not to enroll new Iowa students
May 17, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Students Without Good Options
May 17, 2017

WLJA (DC) — Va. governor signs higher education enrollment bill that provides protection for students
May 16, 2017

New York Times — U.S. Crackdown on For-Profit Schools Is Said to Go Idle
May 12, 2017

New York Times — For-Profit Charlotte Law School Is Subject of North Carolina Inquiry
May 12, 2017

Truth Out — For-Profit Colleges Are Reinventing Themselves to Profit Off Low-Income Students
May 12, 2017

Accuracy in Academia — Purdue Professors Unhappy with President’s Acquisition of For-Profit Kaplan University
May 12, 2017

Policy Matters Ohio — State lawmakers: get tough on for-profit colleges
May 11, 2017

Newsweek — Are For-Profit Colleges Failing to Live Up to Their Promises?
May 10, 2017

WTVR (Virginia) — For-profit colleges under scrutiny as students default on loans
May 10, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — For-Profit Task Force No More
May 9, 2017

Politico Morning Education — DeVos Reinstates Some Funding to Troubled For-Profit Law School
May 8, 2017

Penn Live — ‘Heartbreaking’: Keystone Technical Institute closes unexpectedly after 37 years
May 8, 2017

Arizona Daily Star — Three programs at local for-profit schools flunk gainful employment standards
May 6, 2017

Indy Star — Letters: Purdue wrong to acquire Kaplan
May 5, 2017

WCBI (Mississippi) — Students at Bankrupt For-Profit College Could Get Loan Relief
May 5, 2017

National Public Radio — A Public University Acquires A Big For-Profit, And Raises Big Questions
May 4, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — DeVry to Rebrand as Adtalem Global Education
May 3, 2017

Consumerist — Students Claim For-Profit College Operator Deliberately Let Their School Fail
May 2, 2017

Courthouse News Service — Students Say Profit-Seeking College Bled Them Dry
May 2, 2017

WOSU Ohio — Over 5,000 For-Profit College Students In Ohio Eligible For Loan Forgiveness
May 2, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Trump Transition Aides Head to K Street Despite Lobbying Ban
May 2, 2017

CBS Chicago — Attorney Generals Call For Help For Students Victimized By For-Profit Schools
May 1, 2017

Politico Morning Education — DeVos Defends Termination of For-Profit College Accreditor
May 1, 2017

New York Times — Editorial – Keep For-Profit Schools on a Short Leash
May 1, 2017

Savannah Now — Editorial – Put Students Before Profits
May 1, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — There’s a Reason the Purdue-Kaplan Deal Sounds Too Good to Be True
April 30, 2017

Savannah Now — South University on probation, faces sale
April 30, 2017

JD Supra — Blog: As the Department of Education Revisits the Gainful Employment Rule California Legislators Propose a State Alternative
April 28, 2017

The News Tribune (Washington) — Former Everest College students eligible for federal loan cancellations
April 27, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Purdue U. Buys Mega For-Profit Kaplan U., Plans to Turn It Into a ‘Public University’
April 27, 2017

The Washington Post — Purdue acquires for-profit Kaplan University
April 27, 2017

Huffington Post — Do Indiana Taxpayers Want To Buy This For-Profit College?
April 27, 2017

Law Street Media — The Charlotte School of Law Saga Continues: North Carolina AG Investigates the School
April 26, 2017

Politico Morning Education — North Carolina opens investigation into for-profit law school
April 24, 2017

Long Island News — A.G. Schneiderman Provides Guidance To Former Corinthian College Students Eligible For Federal Student Loan Cancellation
April 21, 2017

Boston Globe — Students at for-profit schools carry heavy debt, report finds
April 21, 2017

Chicago Tribune — For-profit colleges like DeVry find ally in Trump administration
April 19, 2017

The Spokesman Review (Washington) — Shawn Vestal: State lawsuit seeks relief for student borrowers
April 18, 2017

KNTV — (Nevada)Corinthian College students eligible for loan cancellation
April 17, 2017

KRWG (New Mexico) — Former Corinthian College Students Eligible for Federal Student Loan Cancellation
April 15, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Santa Fe University of Art and Design to Close
April 13, 2017

Chicago Tribune — Illinois attorney general urges former Corinthian students to apply for loan discharge
April 12, 2017

The Washington Post — DeVos announces Education Department hires
April 12, 2017

Chicago Tribune — Trump picks lawyer involved in Florida Trump University decision for top education job
April 11, 2017

Huffington Post — Nursing Students Cry Foul At Schools’ New Testing Rules
April 11, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Inside the deal to convert a large for-profit college into a nonprofit
April 11, 2017

Politico Morning Education — The Defense Department announced last year that it would roll out a new framework for overseeing the colleges participating in the military’s Tuition Assistance program
April 10, 2017

Stars and Stripes — After another college closure, American Legion implores Congress to protect student veterans
April 7, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Crackdown on For-Profit Law Schools
April 6, 2017

U.S. News & World Report — Trump Administration to Restore Pell Grant Eligibility for Thousands
April 5, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Pell Eligibility Restored for Some Whose Colleges Shut
April 5, 2017

The Washington Post Feds kick off restoration of grant aid for students burned by for-profit college closures
April 4, 2017

Los Angeles Times — Westech College abruptly shuts down, leaving students scrambling for refunds and answers 
April 3, 2017

San Bernardino County Sun — Westech College closes campuses in Fontana, Moreno Valley and Victorville
April 3, 2017

The Hill — An ounce of prevention…
April 3, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — A Step Ahead of For-Profits
April 3, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Democrats Press DeVos On Hiring of For-Profit College Official
April 3, 2017

St. Louis Post Dispatch — Editorial –  For-profit education could come roaring back in the Trump administration
April 2, 2017

The Nation — Trump’s Administration Is Making It Easier for For-Profit Colleges to Screw Over More Students
March 31, 2017

Wall Street Journal — ITT Trustee Sues Credit Unions in Private Student-Loan Program
March 31, 2017

Axios — For-profit law school owners take the 5th
March 30, 2017

New York Times — For-Profit Law School in Arizona Is Put on Probation
March 30, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Education Dept. Defends Gainful Employment
March 30, 2017

Huffington Post — Breaking: DeVos Opposes Court Challenge to Obama Rule on For-Profit Colleges
March 29, 2017

Santa Fe Reporter — SFUAD SNAFU
March 29, 2017

Urban Milwaukee — City Proposal Protects Students
March 27, 2017

National Public Radio — How For-Profit Colleges Sell ‘Risky Education’ To The Most Vulnerable
March 27, 2017

New America — Incomplete Justice for Defrauded Corinthian College Students
March 27, 2017

The Atlantic — The Closing of the Republican Mind on For-Profit Colleges
March 27, 2017

The Century Foundation — What Does the Gainful Employment Rule Mean for Career Schools Seeking Access to Federal Aid?
March 27, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Will DeVos Be Friendlier to For-Profit College Conversions?
March 27, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Long Road for Regulatory Rollbacks
March 27, 2017

Tribune Review — GI Bill a ‘cash cow’ for some Pennsylvania schools
March 25, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — In Early Moves, Education Department Erodes Some Student Protections
March 23, 2017

New York Times — Editorial – Predator Colleges May Thrive Again
March 23, 2017

Dissent Magazine — Call Now: What It’s Like to Enroll in a For-Profit College
March 22, 2017

WFAE 90.7 — Charlotte School Of Law To Go Non-Profit As Part Of Overhaul
March 22, 2017

Chicago Sun-Times — Rolling back for-profit college reforms wastes money and lives
March 22, 2017

USA Today — Loosening of for-profit school rules worries student advocates
March 22, 2017

The Washington Post — Trump administration’s delay of rule to regulate career-training program sparks protests
March 22, 2017

ProPublica — Former Lobbyist With For-Profit Colleges Quits Education Department
March 21, 2017

MarketWatch — Taxpayers could end up paying $460 million because of ITT Tech’s collapse
March 20, 2017

The Washington Post — Elizabeth Warren questions the hiring of for-profit-college officials at the Education Department
March 20, 2017

Bloomberg — Betsy DeVos Hands Victory to Loan Firm Tied to Adviser Who Just Quit
March 20, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Cost of ITT Tech Collapse Continues to Rise
March 20, 2017

New York Times — Betsy DeVos’s Hiring of For-Profit College Official Raises Impartiality Issues
March 17, 2017

Huffington Post blog — Operator of Corinthian Campuses in Public Tussle With Overseer
March 16, 2017

The Washington Post — New monitor finds trouble signs at former Corinthian campuses
March 16, 2017

Fairfax News (VA) — Herring Presses For Continued Regulation Of For-Profit Schools
March 16, 2017

The Telegraph (GA) — Going to a for-profit school may limit future of students
March 14, 2017

MarketWatch — The broken promises and persuasive charms of for-profit colleges, by a former employee
March 13, 2017

WSOC Charlotte (NC) — Two North Carolinians take center stage in fight for-profit colleges
March 9, 2017

Seattle Medium — State House Passes Bill To Protect Students From Deceptive Practices By For-profit Colleges And Career Schools
March 8, 2017

Chicago Tribune — Education, immigration complaints on the rise, attorney general says
March 7, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — University of Phoenix President to Step Down
March 6, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Call for More Federal Oversight
March 1, 2017

Mother Jones — This Woman Knows How Bad For-Profit Colleges Are. She Used To Sell Them.
February 28, 2017

Forbes — For-Profit Schools Can Cost $466 More Per Credit — But Rarely Pay Off
February 28, 2017

Indianapolis Business Journal — ITT trustee hires ‘feared’ litigators
February 27, 2017

The Century Foundation Colleges — Highly Dependent on Federal Aid Should Prove Their Worth 
February 27, 2017

University Herald — For-Profit Colleges Accused Of Harming Students And Tax Payers Through Fraud
February 24, 2017

Consumer Affairs — Attorneys General warn of “open season” on students attending for-profit colleges
February 23, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Career Education Settles False Claims Suit
February 23, 2017

The Pitch (KS) — Wright Career College will end up stiffing most of the students it took advantage of
February 21, 2017

Barron’s — UPDATED: DeVry Slips: Back To School For Brazil Loans
February 7, 2017

The New York Times — For-Profit Law School Faces Crisis After Losing Federal Loans
February 7, 2017

NASFAA — Veterans Groups Urge Lawmakers to Protect Gainful Employment, Borrower Defense Regs
February 6, 2017

Frost Illustrated (IN) — As for-profit college enrollment climbs, blacks graduate with more debt
February 6, 2017

Lancaster Online (PA) — Lancaster branch of Consolidated School of Business to close
February 6, 2017

Marketwatch — Why low-income borrowers should avoid for-profit colleges
February 6, 2017

CBS Local (MN) — Broken Dreams, Mountains Of Debt Left By For-Profit Schools
February 5, 2017

Charleston Gazette (WV) — Business College students can’t use Higher Ed grant money
February 4, 2017

Politico Morning Education — Veterans Groups Request Changes From University of Phoenix
February 3, 2017

Marketwatch — Why one major for-profit college chain taken private the same day another one goes public
February 2, 2017

New York Post — For-profit education network flunks IPO test
February 2, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Laureate Goes Public
February 2, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Apollo Group Finalizes Sale for $1.14 Billion
February 2, 2017

Minnesota Public Radio News — ‘I was hurt. I was lied to. It was awful.’
February 1, 2017

The Washington Post — University of Phoenix parent company goes private
February 1, 2017

Minnesota Public Radio News — MN School of Business, Globe U. fraud leaves broken dreams, big debt
January 31, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — DeVry Will Pay $2.75 Million to Settle Deceptive-Advertising Claims
January 31, 2017

Marketplace — Ed secretary nominee won’t commit to gainful employment rules
January 31, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Food Drive for Students at For-Profit Law School
January 30, 2017

Cincinnati Inquirer — Feds: Several local career programs are failing their graduates
January 29, 2017

Louisville Business First — Some Louisville for-profit college programs get bad marks on debt standards
January 27, 2017

The Colorado Independent — Veterans feel ripped off by Colorado for-profit college
January 26, 2017

The Florida Times Union — Florida Coastal is one of two law schools to fail Department of Education’s gainful employment test
January 26, 2017

The Atlantic — The For-Profit Law School That Crumbled
January 25, 2017

Above the Law — Secret Recording: Charlotte Bar Passage Rates Would Have Been ’20-Something Percent’
January 25, 2017

The Washington Post — Opinion – In the Trump era, here’s how colleges can help veterans
January 25, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Accreditor Approves Apollo Group’s Sale
January 25, 2017

Portland Press Herald (ME) — Former students say for-profit nursing program in Maine was a ‘sham’
January 25, 2017

ProPublica — States Move to Intervene in Federal Case on For-profit College Watchdog
January 25, 2017

Boston Globe — Healey, other AGs seek role in suits against Trump administration
January 25, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — States Intervene in Acceditor’s Suit Against Feds
January 25, 2017

The Washington Post — National coalition of attorneys general launches effort to stop embattled college accreditor
January 24, 2017

MarketWatch — State law-enforcement officials look to take on embattled college watchdog
January 24, 2017

The Washington Post — University of Phoenix sale clears a crucial hurdle
January 24, 2017

The Century Foundation — Commentary – Truman, Eisenhower, and the First GI Bill Scandal
January 24, 2017

The Century Foundation — Commentary – The For-Profit College Story: Scandal, Regulate, Forget, Repeat
January 24, 2017

The Columbus Dispatch — Programs at four central Ohio institutions could lose federal student aid
January 23, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Education Dept. Clarifies Rule Governing Online Courses
January 19, 2017

Huffington Post blog — DeVos Declines To Support For-Profit College Accountability Rule
January 17, 2017

WBUR (MA) — Harvard’s A.R.T. Institute Freezes Enrollment After Federal Report Cites High Student Debt
January 17, 2017

Albuquerque Journal — Federal report flunks 2 NM career schools
January 17, 2017

New America blog — How the G.O.P. Became For-Profit College Abuse Deniers
January 16, 2017

The Daily Beast — Will Trump Clamp Down on For-Profit Colleges—or Reverse Obama’s Regulations?
January 16, 2017

PBS Newshour — Why so many students from for-profit schools are left in debt limbo
January 16, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — New Loan Discharges
January 16, 2017

Milwaukee Journal (WI) — Debt-to-Earning Rates Set to Protect College Students
January 14, 2017

Indianapolis Business Journal — Bankruptcy trustee appears poised to sue former ITT brass
January 14, 2017

LaCrosse Tribune (WI) — Salon Professional Academy hopes new presidential administration will change gainful employment rules
January 14, 2017

Center for American Progress blog — 5 Things to Know About New Data on Career Training Programs
January 13, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — In Shift, Education Dept. Will Automatically Forgive Student Loans Incurred at Defunct For-Profit
January 13, 2017

Consumerist — Feds Will Forgive $30M In Federal Loans For Students Of Defunct American Career Institute
January 13, 2017

Indianapolis Star — Column – Briggs: Lawsuit reveals what it was like to attend ITT Tech
January 13, 2017

The Post and Courier (SC) — Charleston School of Law lands on ‘failing’ list for high student debt
January 13, 2017

The Washington Post — Feds grant blanket debt relief to former students of ACI job training chain
January 13, 2017

Boston Daily — Healey Announces $30 Million in Debt Relief for Students of For-Profit School
January 13, 2017

The New York Times — Guest Column – Programs That Are Predatory: It’s Not Just at For-Profit Colleges
January 13, 2017

The Century Foundation — Commentary – The GOP Has a Long History of Cracking Down on “Sham Schools”
January 12, 2017

Sun Sentinel (FL) — Government decision could put for-profit colleges’ accreditation in jeopardy
January 12, 2017

Pioneer Press (MN) — Grandmother spent ‘life savings’ in for-profit college tuition. Then the school closed suddenly 
January 12, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Latest Heightened Cash Monitoring List
January 12, 2017

Washington Monthly — How Much Do For-Profit Colleges Rely on Federal Funds?
January 12, 2017

Washington Monthly — Highlights from the Gainful Employment Data Release
January 11, 2017

Atlantic Monthly — Dozens of For-Profit Colleges Could Soon Close
January 11, 2017

Indianapolis Star — A look inside ITT Tech’s closed Carmel headquarters
January 11, 2017

Reveal/Center for Investigative Reporting For-profit college industry slips through cracks of accountability
January 10, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — ACICS-Accredited Colleges Meet Federal Deadline
January 10, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Overburdened With Debt
January 10, 2017

Associated Press — Feds: More than 800 career programs are failing their grads
January 9, 2017

Bloomberg — Hundreds of Colleges Saddling Students With Unaffordable Debt, Feds Say
January 9, 2017

BuzzFeed — Hundreds Of College Programs Could Be Shut Down For Breaking Student Debt Rules
January 9, 2017

The Washington Post — Feds say too many career-training programs, for-profit schools leaving graduates saddled with debt
January 9, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Over 800 Programs Fail Education Dept.’s Gainful-Employment Rule
January 9, 2017

The Chronicle of Higher Education — Here Are the Programs That Failed the Gainful-Employment Rule
January 9, 2017

Courthouse News Service — Ex-Nursing Students Take On For-Profit School
January 6, 2017

The New York Times — Student Victims Seek to Become Creditors in ITT Bankruptcy
January 6, 2017

Fox9 (MN) — Navy veteran among Globe University students scrambling to transfer
January 5, 2017

Hillsboro Tribune (OR) — State approves plan for PCC to take on ITT Tech students
January 5, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — Two For-Profits Must Pay Restitution to Students
January 5, 2017

MarketWatch — 1,000 pages detailing the utter havoc ITT wreaked on its students’ lives
January 5, 2017

Inside Higher Ed — ITT Students Seek Recognition in Bankruptcy Lawsuit
January 4, 2017

Star Tribune (MN) — Globe, Minnesota Business ordered to pay restitution to students
January 4, 2017

The Press Enterprise — Why court reporter Sage College in Moreno Valley is closing
January 4, 2017

Huffington Post blog — New York Post Slam Of University Of Phoenix Deal Suggests Depths Of D.C. Corruption
January 4, 2017

The New York Post — Obama’s pal catches major break in for-profit college deal
January 3, 2017

ABC7 (CA) — Sage College in Moreno Valley suddenly closes
January 3, 2017

Huffington Post blog — New Student Lawsuit Details ITT Tech Scam
January 3, 2017

The Washington Post — Former students fight for a stake in ITT Educational Services bankruptcy
January 3, 2017

ABC5 (MN) — Lawsuit Says Minnesota-Based University Deliberately Draws Out Graduation Process
January 1, 2017

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