Investors -- and regulators -- discuss the profit motive and emerging models in private higher education, growing worldwide.
Federal audit finds that New York for-profit college paid off students' loans to protect itself -- then turned delinquent borrowers over to collection agencies.
For-profit giant releases study designed to show how much learning takes place, but were the "before" and "after" comparisons of the same group?
Investor's bid to bail out a financially ailing business institution in the Ohio city offers hope but also carries risks -- arguably for all involved.
The University of Phoenix came to dominate professional education for adults. Now its online two-year degree granting arm has grown to more than 100,000 enrollments.
A college official charged with making sure faculty degrees are legitimate finds himself doubting the legitimacy of his own doctorate.
With sights set on going public, Grand Canyon U. snags a leader from a crosstown behemoth in for-profit higher ed -- the University of Phoenix's parent company.
At national gathering, administrators worry about competition and consider strategies: Internet-phone links, ways to position against nonprofits, and hiring recruiters from the military and weight loss programs.
Those charged with quality assurance see need to work together, given changes in the industry.
Temporary law providing some measure of supervision of California's for-profit colleges expires. The search for a new regulatory system is still stalled.
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