Chronicle of Higher Education, 11/13/11


This news article covers recent legal and regulatory actions against private sector colleges including Career Education Corporation and National College in Kentucky. Several law schools have been involved in similar action as well. Most important, "[t]he lawsuits are also raising doubts about regulators' ability to detect job-placement fraud. In many of the recent cases involving for-profits, the alleged deception went unnoticed by the state agencies and accreditors overseeing the colleges."

AuthorKeith Blakeman