With thousands of former Corinthian Colleges students waiting to find out if their federal student loan debts will be discharged because the now-defunct for-profit college allegedly deceived them with false promises related to their future careers, the Department of Education announced the creation of a special enforcement unit with the goal of being able to respond quickly to allegations that colleges are violating the law. 384 more words
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A large for-profit college is being sued by the Federal Trade Commission for allegedly misleading consumers about students’ job and earnings prospects.
In their complaint, the FTC said DeVry University stretched the truth by claiming 90% of their graduates who were actively seeking employment landed new jobs in their field of study within six months of graduation. 171 more words
Federal regulators continued a crackdown on allegedly unscrupulous for-profit college companies Wednesday, filing a lawsuit against DeVry University. The popular chain of schools stands accused of deceiving prospective students about their employment potential after graduation. 569 more words
A mother who had to bring her toddler to university with her discovered an unanticipated depth of empathy in her professor. Amanda Obson is a student at DeVry University in Nashville, and had no choice but to bring her two-year-old son to class with her this week. 148 more words
When you were college did you ever get in trouble for talking during class? What about your cellphone ringing in the middle of your professor’s big speech? 139 more words
When you were college did you ever get in trouble for talking during class? What about your cellphone ringing in the middle of your professor’s big speech? 219 more words