Title

For-Profit Group Issues Standards for Education of Veterans

June 12, 2012
 

The Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities on Monday released a set of "core principles and standards" for their members on the education of veterans. The for-profit group's five "tenets" include a call for counseling by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for all veterans who are prospective college students, as well as a list of disclosures colleges should make, including graduation and job placement rates for military and veteran students. However, the association pushed back against the use of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's "Know Before You Owe" form, the use of which the Obama Administration recently required as part of an executive order on veterans' education.

 

+ -

Expand commentsHide comments  —   Join the conversation!

Opinions on Inside Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed’s Blog U

Back to Top