May 9, 2019

Citing Dream Center Debacle, Arizona Revokes License of Woz U

The Arizona board in charge of regulating for-profit colleges in the state has unanimously rejected the application of Steve Wozniak’s Woz U to renew its license to operate. In doing so, members of the board, many of whom are associated with for-profit schools, and which has generally been supportive of for-profit schools, cited the fact
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October 1, 2018

CBS Exposé on Wozniak Coding Camp Raises Questions About Student Loans

The net is buzzing over a CBS News investigative report this morning about Woz U, the coding bootcamp fronted by Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. CBS says it interviewed more than two dozen current and former Woz U students and employees, who spoke of poor quality programs and a culture of relentless high-pressure recruiting. But one
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May 16, 2018

Inside a For-Profit College Conversion: Lucrative Ties, Troubling Actions

The once for-profit Art Institutes are now run by the non-profit, faith-based Dream Center. But they’re connected to the new Woz U and a web of for-profit companies — raising questions of conflict of interest and legal compliance.  On the phone, Brent Richardson, the CEO and co-chairman of the new non-profit Dream Center Education Holdings
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