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For Profit College Regulation

2014 Campaign Shows Growing Public Disdain for Predatory For-Profit Colleges

David Halperin | Posted 12.27.2014 | Politics
David Halperin

Even though the for-profit college industry continues to pour campaign contributions into Capitol Hill coffers, I haven't found any 2014 candidates out there who, like the 2012 Romney, have affirmatively stressed their support for the industry.

Nearly Half Of Federal Loans Paid To For-Profit Colleges In Default

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A whopping 46.3 percent of federal loans distributed to students at for-profit colleges in 2008 would go into default, according to new Education Depa...

Dick Durbin's For-Profit College Talking Points (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

This week, Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill) called on Congress to reform for-profit colleges for leaving graduates with massive debt and "worthless diplomas."...