December 11, 2018

Accreditor Withdraws Approval of For-Profit College Tied to Romney

  The college accrediting agency ACCSC has revoked the accreditation of Vatterott College’s Berkeley, Missouri, campus. By letter dated December 5, ACCSC found that Vatterott had failed to make required improvements, including as to graduation rates and job placement success. Vatterott has a history of poor student outcomes and deceptive practices. Yet incoming U.S. senator
Continue Reading >>>

leave a comment
December 7, 2018

Students Sue Dream Center Over False Claim That School Was Accredited

With Dream Center Education Holdings (DCEH) staff members reporting signs that their non-profit operation may be on the verge of declaring bankruptcy or entering receivership, and perhaps that CEO Brent Richardson is moving on, a group of students from DCEH’s Illinois Institute of Art have just sued over the school’s false public statements that it
Continue Reading >>>

leave a comment
December 5, 2018

DeVos’s Absurd Attack On For-Profit College’s Sudden Shutdown

For-profit Education Corporation of America (ECA) announced today that it is shutting down nearly all of its campuses, leaving students out in the cold. The DeVos Department of Education harshly criticized the move. But that DeVos attack is itself travesty, because every step Betsy DeVos has taken as secretary has helped ensure more fiascos like
Continue Reading >>>

leave a comment