NEA leaders criticize colleges that make deals with for-profit higher ed, but NEA does its own such deal.
With tension of for-profit scrutiny in the air, leaders of online institutions convene in Washington to fret over state, federal oversight.
Princeton Review looking to expand program offering Massachusetts community colleges accelerated health science degree programs to students willing to pay more.
Several major for-profit colleges make senior hires of officials with long histories in nonprofit higher education.
Since start of 2010, quarterly disclosures show federal lobbying expenditures on behalf of the sector have nearly doubled -- from $1.3 million to close to $2.6 million.
In advance of today's release of most financial aid "integrity" regulations, Education Department signals some changes, but not in core approach or principles.
Blackboard may be king in the nonprofit sector for online learning platforms, but in the growing for-profit sector, it is still playing second fiddle.
National data show growth in faculty positions and stagnation in administrative jobs in all sectors, though increases of instructors are mostly among adjuncts.
Amid increasing scrutiny of for-profits, panel asks what proprietary colleges can teach non-profit sector. And a noted NPR analyst says newspaper ties to for-profit industry will keep regulators at bay.
A coherent agenda on higher ed policy has yet to emerge for the new Congress.
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