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A Long Time Coming: 5 Reasons Why I Agree With the Closure of ITT Tech

Jessica Rising | Posted 09.22.2016 | Education
Jessica Rising

On Tuesday, September 6th 2016, ITT Technical Institute closed its doors forever. Like the students, faculty and staff alike had no warning from the school beforehand -- we were all planning our Fall quarter like nothing was different -- but somehow it wasn't a surprise.

Chris Kirkham

For-Profit College Accused Of Luring Students Into Predatory Loans | Chris Kirkham | Posted 02.27.2014 | Business

The federal consumer protection agency filed suit on Wednesday against ITT Educational Services, accusing the major for-profit college corporation of ...

Hey, ITT Tech! Thanks for Firing Me Yesterday! I Mean It.

Dirk Hughes | Posted 04.20.2014 | Business
Dirk Hughes

Thank you for firing me from one of your campuses yesterday. That statement may sound like a sarcastic jab from a disgruntled ex-employee, but it is a sincere declaration of gratitude. I know I'm going to be better off in the long run. Not that you really give a damn.

Chris Kirkham

Senate Report Lambasts For-Profit Colleges, Lax Regulation | Chris Kirkham | Posted 07.30.2012 | Business

After a two-year investigation of the for-profit higher education industry, Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) on Monday unveiled an exhaustive report on the co...

Update to Higher Ed Classification System Shows Huge Growth in Private, For-Profit Institutions

Audrey Watters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Audrey Watters

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching released an update to its classification system today, and the update finds two "striking changes" in higher ed.