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How Much Do For-Profit Colleges Rely on Federal Funds?

Note: This post initially appeared on the Brookings Institution’s Brown Center Chalkboard blog.

The outgoing Obama administration placed for-profit colleges under a great deal of scrutiny. 1,105 more words

Many For-Profit Colleges Get More Than 90% Of Funding From Federal Government

For-profit colleges operate under the so-called “90/10 Rule,” which states that a school can’t receive more than 90% of its revenue from the federal government. However, there’s a… 668 more words

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Here's Why For-Profit Colleges Could Prosper Under Donald Trump

For-profit education stocks have surged on expectations that President-elect Donald Trump and a Republican Congress may ease regulations imposed on the industry by the Obama administration, … 121 more words


ITT Technical Institute's Closing Leaves For-Profit College Industry Struggling To Survive

ITT Technical Institute’s Closing Leaves For-Profit College Industry Struggling To Survive

SEP 7, 2016



The announcement yesterday that ITT Technical Institute, with some 130 campuses and 40,000 students, was abruptly closing made page one in leading newspapers across the country, and is a major milestone in the Obama Administration’s war on for-profit colleges and universities. 898 more words

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