Media Coverage prior to 2011

Media Coverage prior to 2011

Bloomberg: “For-Profit Colleges Charging More While Doing Less for Low-Income Families”
December 31, 2010

Africana Online: “For-Profit Colleges and Student Loan Debt”
December 27, 2010

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: “For-profit schools challenged on recruiting of veterans”
December 27, 2010

The St. Petersburg Times: Editorial – “For-profit colleges need closer scrutiny”
December 25, 2010

The Louisville Courier-Journal: Editorial – “For-profit colleges”
December 23, 2010

The Tacoma News Tribune: Editorial: “Get moving on rules governing for-profit colleges”
December 22, 2010

The Lexington Herald-Leader: Editorial – “For-profit colleges deserve scrutiny”
December 21, 2010

The Louisville Courier-Journal: “For-profit school change proposed for Kentucky”
December 21, 2010

Sun Sentinel: “State sets training requirements for for-profit colleges”
December 21, 2010

The Vacaville Reporter: Editorial – “Regulate for-profit colleges”
December 21, 2010

The Long Beach Press-Telegram: Editorial – “Tightening up for-profit colleges”
December 19, 2010

The San Francisco Chronicle: Op-Ed – “For-profit colleges and an illusion of opportunity”
December 19, 2010

The Whittier Daily News: Editorial – “Another View: Approve rules on for-profit colleges”
December 19, 2010

The Daily Breeze: Editorial – “For-profit college rules needed”
December 18, 2010

The Toledo Blade: Editorial – “Schools of profit”
December 18, 2010

The San Jose Mercury News: Editorial – “Federal rules governing for-profit colleges should proceed”
December 17, 2010

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Editorial – “Schools of Profit: Students deserve better at career colleges”
December 14, 2010

The KEY Newsjournal (Kentucky): “Kentucky Attorney General Taking Action Against “For-Profit” Colleges”
December 14, 2010

The New York Times: Editorial – “Preying on Veterans
December 12, 2010

The Morehead News: “For-profit schools to get closer scrutiny
December 10, 2010

The Associated Press: Report: “For-Profit colleges cashing in on veterans
December 9, 2010

Bloomberg: “For-Profit Colleges Scam Military for $521 Million, Report Says
December 9, 2010

Youth Today: “Harkin Questions Whether For-Profits Deliver for Vets
December 9, 2010

The New York Times: “Profits and Scrutiny for Colleges Courting Veterans
December 8, 2010

NPR – All Things Considered: “For-Profit Schools Retooling Recruitment Strategy
December 8, 2010

The Louisville Courier-Journal : “Panel questions Kentucky oversight of for-profit schools”
December 7, 2010

The New York Times: Editorial – “Rules for Gainful Education”
December 6, 2010

The San Francisco Chronicle: “More debts than diplomas from for-profit colleges”
December 1, 2010

The Seattle Times: Editorial Column – “Subprime opportunities at career colleges”
November 30, 2010

Washington Post: “For-profit colleges graduate 22 percent”
November 24, 2010

Bloomberg: “For-Profit Colleges Fail Poor, Minority Students, Report Says”
November 23, 2010

The New York Times: “Report Finds Low Graduation Rates at For-Profit Colleges”
November 23, 2010

West Virginia Gazette-Mail: Editorial – “For-profit colleges’ outrages”
November 22, 2010

Bloomberg: “Pay Gap: Where For-Profits Beat the Ivy League”
November 18, 2010

Inside Higher Ed: “Community Colleges Push Back”
November 17, 2010

Tulsa World: “For-Profit Colleges Under National Scrutiny”
November 17, 2010

Philadelphia Inquirer: Op-Ed – “For-profit trends are troubling”
November 15, 2010

ABC News: “ABC News Investigates For-Profit Education Again: Recruiters Caught Offering Bad Advice”
November 12, 2010

The Miami Herald: “Keiser University drops lawsuit against community college”
November 11, 2010

The Chronicle of Higher Education: “For-Profit Colleges May Be at Brink of a Major Reset”
November 11, 2010

Bloomberg: “Executives Collect $2 Billion Running U.S. For-Profit Colleges”
November 10, 2010

The New York Times: “Scrutiny Takes Toll on For-Profit College Company”
November 9, 2010

WFAA (Dallas/Fort Worth): “Trade school accountability: No cops in the classroom
November 9, 2010

Courier-Journal: “Kentucky lawmakers hear complaints about for-profit colleges”
November 8, 2010

Journal Star (Lincoln, NE): Editorial – “For-profit schools need oversight”
November 6, 2010

Sacramento Bee: “Private Trade School Students Pile Up Debt Across Sacramento Region”
November 6, 2010

Sun Sentinel: “Keiser, two other schools, added to Attorney General probe”
November 3, 2010

Florida Times-Union: Editorial – “Student loans: More oversight needed”
November 3, 2010

Bloomberg: “Kaplan Quest for Profits at Taxpayer Expense Ensnares Veteran”
November 1, 2010

WFAA (Dallas/Fort Worth): “Bitter lessons for trade school graduates”
October 29, 2010

The Associated Press: “New federal regulations target for-profit colleges”
October 28, 2010

Bloomberg: “Obama Clears Rules Slowing For-Profit Colleges Growth”
October 28, 2010

Inside Higher Ed: “(Almost) Final Rules”
October 28, 2010

Reuters: “Ed Dept moves to pre-empt for-profits who “game” system”
October 28, 2010

Forbes: Commentary – “When For-Profits Target Low-Income Students”
October 26, 2010

Columbus (OH) Dispatch: Op-Ed — “As for-profit colleges grow, officials worry”
October 24, 2010

AP in Bloomberg/Businessweek: “Oregon AG sues Apollo Group to recover $10M”
October 19, 2010

The Oregonian: “Oregon sues University of Phoenix parent Apollo Group alleging fraud that hurt PERS”
October 18, 2010

WFAA (Dallas/Fort Worth): “False job records at for-profit Arlington career school”
October 18, 2010

CNBC: “Fuzzy Math at For-Profit School
October 15, 2010

The Star-Ledger: Editorial “For-profit schools have promises to keep”
October 12, 2010

The New York Times: Op-Ed – “Degrees of Debt
October 11, 2010

Atlanta Journal Constitution: Opinion – “Step up regulation of for-profit colleges”
October 11, 2010

Bloomberg News: “U.S. Oversight of College Recruitment Found Lacking”
October 7, 2010

Inside Higher Ed: Senate Scrutiny, Round 3
October 1, 2010

Bloomberg: “For-Profit Colleges Seeking Loans `Rob’ Students, Senate Testimony to Say”
September 30, 2010

NPR: “For-Profit Colleges Under Senate Microscope”
September 30, 2010

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: “Art Institute employee questions recruiting practices”
September 30, 2010

Bloomberg: “Veterans Failing Shows Hazards of For-Profit Schools in GI Bill”
September 23, 2010

ProPublica: “For-Profit Schools Donate to Lawmakers Opposing New Financial Aid Rules”
September 17, 2010

The New York Times: Editorial – “Let the Students Profit”
September 11, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: Editorial — “New restrictions on for-profit colleges don’t seem strict enough”
August 9, 2010

Diverse Issues in Higher Education: “Senate Hearing: Videos of For-Profit School Staffers Expose Fraudulent Acts”
August 5, 2010

Bloomberg: “For-Profit Colleges Misled Students, Witnesses Say”
August 4, 2010

The Christian Science Monitor: “For-profit colleges hit with claims of fraud, aggressive recruiting”
August 4, 2010

Denver Post: “For-profit colleges failing scrutiny”
August 4, 2010

USA Today: “Investigation of for-profit colleges finds fraud, misrepresentations”
August 4, 2010

The New York Times: “For-Profit Colleges Mislead Students, Report Finds
August 3, 2010

USA Today: Editorial – “Our view on student loans: High costs, loan defaults expose for-profit colleges”
August 1, 2010

Inside Higher Ed: “In Whose Interest?”
July 30, 2010

The New York Times: Editorial – “Who Profits? Who Learns?”
July 28, 2010

SmartMoney: “For-Profit Schools Face New Debt Rules”
July 28, 2010

The Los Angeles Times: “A boom in for-profit colleges may be a bust for taxpayers and students”
July 25, 2010

USA Today: “Plan would crack down on for-profit college industry”
July 23, 2010

The Wall Street Journal: “U.S. to Scrutinize For-Profit Career Colleges”
July 23, 2010

The New York Times: “U.S. Releases Rules on For-Profit Colleges”
July 23, 2010

The Chronicle of Higher Education: “Education Department Takes Aim at For-Profits With Student-Debt Rule”
July 23, 2010

The Associated Press: “Proposed federal rules target for-profit colleges”
July 23, 2010

Chicago Tribune: “A lesson they won’t forget: For-profit school’s error costs students certification”
June 22, 2010

Good Housekeeping: “School of Hard Knocks”
June 2010

Philadelphia Inquirer: “For-profit colleges leave many students in debt”
May 6, 2010

PBS Frontline: “College, Inc.”
May 4, 2010

Bloomberg News: “Homeless Dropouts From High School Lured by For-Profit Colleges”
April 29, 2010

Boise Weekly: “School of Hard Cash: As public higher ed gets pinched, for-profit schools get flush”
April 14, 2010

The St. Petersburg Times: “For-profit colleges teach lesson in cost vs. value”
April 11, 2010

The New York Times: “In Hard Times, Lured Into Trade School and Debt”
March 13, 2010

Bloomberg/BusinessWeek: “Your Taxes Support For-Profits as They Buy Colleges”
March 4, 2010

Denver Post: Editorial – “Tighten rules on for-profit schools”
January 24, 2010

Denver Post: “Rules may tighten in regulating for-profit colleges”
January 18, 2010

The Denver Post: “As for-profit colleges flourish, focus turns to grads’ success and debt”
January 17, 2010

Community College Week: “A Growing Concern: For-Profit Colleges Prospering But Face New Scrutiny”
January 11, 2010

Bloomberg News: “Marine Can’t Recall His Course Lessons at For-Profit College”
December 15, 2010

Washington Monthly: “The Subprime Student Loan Racket”
November/December 2009

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