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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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