For-Profit Higher Ed

For-Profit Higher Ed
Feb 06, 2019
Recently under the microscope, Florida Coastal School of Law becomes latest for-profit institution to seek nonprofit status.


August 15, 2018

Large childcare provider offers free tuition for day care center workers to pursue degrees in early childhood education -- with strings attached.

August 15, 2018

The role of college oversight bodies is in the spotlight as more large for-profit institutions look to reclassify as nonprofits.

August 13, 2018

Education Department's decision to drop gainful-employment rule will mean lowest-performing programs keep $5.3 billion over next decade.

July 18, 2018

Nonprofit National University System seeks to expand into online graduate and doctoral programs by buying for-profit Northcentral University.

July 3, 2018

Grand Canyon, a large, thriving Christian for-profit, will divide in two, with new nonprofit university giving for-profit company 60 percent of tuition in exchange for a broad range of support services.

June 22, 2018

Buyer commits to keeping Westminster on its Princeton campus for 10 years and maintaining current academics for five, but opponents of the deal are unimpressed.

June 11, 2018

Before education secretary restored federal recognition to ACICS, report by department staff failed the organization on numerous standards.

May 29, 2018

A new working paper finds that as Congress increased Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits, for-profit colleges raised tuition.

April 23, 2018

The University of Phoenix’s online enrollment plummets while Western Governors and Southern New Hampshire near 100,000 students as they vie to rule the roost.

April 3, 2018

For-profit colleges in New York can now participate in the tuition-free scholarship program that typically benefits nonprofit institutions alone.


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