Grand Canyon U's leaders criticize decision by its accreditor to block the company's attempt to go nonprofit, raising questions about the broad use of outsourcing in higher education.
For-Profit Higher Ed
The Obama administration prods state regulators to tighten their oversight of for-profits, with a focus on job placement rates. But confusion about calculating those rates reigns, and many state agencies are understaffed and outgunned.
The beleaguered U of Phoenix fires back with new advertising campaign that challenges criticism of the for-profit institution.
U of Phoenix's new owners could be looking to make major changes as the for-profit eyes transition to being a privately held company.
Massachusetts for-profit college friends and foes have something to cheer in the federal court decision.
Federal Trade Commission alleges the for-profit university misled students about their employment and income prospects, and Education Department seeks to stop DeVry from making deceptive advertisements.
After years of allegations of deceptive marketing practices, for-profit Westwood College is no longer accepting new students after another multimillion-dollar agreement with a state attorney general.
The Education Department says additional campuses at the defunct for-profit chain exaggerated job placement rates, making another 85,000 students eligible for debt relief.
Obama administration and state attorneys general settle cases against EDMC. Could these be a blueprint for others?
A fictional Corinthian-like institution and a debt strike get very close to nonfiction on the CBS show.