Sen. Harkin joins consumer groups in call for stronger gainful employment rules, and the retiring senator points to other Democrats who will continue the fight.
For-Profit Higher Ed
Troubles mount for Corinthian Colleges, a slumping for-profit, which this week signaled it was open to a sale or merger.
Can a for-profit industry beset by growing legal and financial woes fend off the Obama administration's second try at gainful employment rules?
Report says letting government funds flow to for-profit higher education providers will strengthen production of sub-baccalaurate credentials.
Could a contract for some Kaplan faculty in New York be a precedent?
National Hispanic University shutters degree programs in part because of aid program eligibility, but some question whether demand is there for such a specialized university.
Representative Mark Takano writes that the administration's new proposals are positive, but don't go far enough in cracking down on poorly performing for-profit colleges.
The Education Department's gainful employment regulations are an attack on for-profit institutions and their students, writes Steve Gunderson.
The Obama administration’s unveiling Friday of a proposed set of rules on for-profit colleges tees up several months of contentious debate and lively lobbying.
The Higher Learning Commission rejects Laureate Education's bid to add the Thunderbird School of Global Management to its network of institutions.