"In 1960, Theodore Schultz highlighted the importance of human capital for economic development among poor nations in his presidential address to the American Economic Association. “Human capital investing” soon became a priority among economic... — read more
"Despite the tremendous opportunity at the Company, we have serious concerns about the ability of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) and management team to realize the Company’s true potential, allocate capital appropriately, and capitalize on its... — read more
Student loan default is a traumatic, stigmatizing experience. Because of that, many working people keep the pain of their student loan problems to themselves. Can you feel it?... — read more
Looks like the Walden deal will go through. Do "synergies" mean layoffs? https://seekingalpha.com/article/4423522-adtalem-global-education-inc-atge-ceo-lisa-wardell-on-q3-2021-results-earnings-call
What happened? https://seekingalpha.com/news/3677681-adtalem-global-education-cfo-resigns-interim-cfo-appointed
"Two investment firms, Engine Capital and Hawk Ridge Partners, wrote in an open letter dated Thursday that they were "severely disappointed" with the board's decision to purchase Walden, calling the college a 'substantially inferior asset.'"... — read more
Lots of CNAs want to be nurses, and make more money as soon as they can. After working at Adtalem, I know better. I talk them into going to community college, for 1/5 th the cost. Makes me feel good, because I'm ACTUALLY helping others, unlike... — read more
Adtalem will lay you off and pretend they care. Human Resources employees are corrupted especially the wicked witches Donna and Nancy. Karma will meet them one day, and don’t get me started on the two TA leaders they are inseparable and only promotes... — read more
This place doesn’t.
"Adtalem Global Education Inc. ..today announced that Mehul Patel is resigning from his position as group president, Financial Services... to pursue another opportunity outside the education industry. The Financial Services vertical will be led by... — read more
Heard the medical schools got hit. How many people were affected?
This company doesn’t stop and soon there will be more this year.
So nobody is going to talk about the RIF that went through IT in mid-November? Was it only in IT?
Bad news? Brazil losses or something else?
Adtalem Global offloads its Brazilian unit Adtalem Global Education (ATGE +1.1%) agrees to sell its Brazilian portfolio, Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, to YDUQS, for R$1.92B, equivalent to ~$465M IBMEC, Damásio and Wyden will retain and... — read more
Preying on working class people of color https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17628299-ross-university-school-medicine-partners-california-state-university-dominguez-hills-increase
Two years ago LW and her band couldn't hype Brazil enough, though some of us questioned the value sustainment with their economic and government problems. This week the news comes that ATGE is looking for a buyer of all the schools down in South... — read more
In a Gen Ed meeting last week instructors were told to stop grading writing assignments technically and to take a more "holistic" approach to grading. The last time I heard this from a college admin was right before Heald went under. The next step... — read more
Will this cut into Adtalem's bottom line in Brazil? https://seekingalpha.com/news/3479186-afya-announces-prices-ipo-19
Going even more global? Sounds like Adtalem is going the global route, like Laureate. https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17563235-acams-mim-create-certified-anti-money-laundering-training-partnership... — read more
Ross University School of Medicine is a bad bet for many. Student loan debt averages about $300K. How is that sustainable for the reputation of the school? https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/sites/default/files/ross-university-school-medicine.pdf
Does Adtalem give kickbacks to US hospitals to get their students experience in the states? https://www.kevinmd.com/blog/2018/12/the-fight-to-save-howard-university-college-of-medicine.html
Nothing like taking advantage of a struggling HBCU. https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17556915-ross-university-school-medicine-dillard-university-partner-address-physician-diversity-u-s
In December 2018, the VA Office of Inspector General published report Report #16-00862-179, indicating that for-profit colleges received nearly $474 million in ill-gotten GI Bill money. Only three schools were listed, and one was DeVry. Will DeVry be... — read more
"A study published by researchers at George Washington University's Milken Institute School of Public Health found that graduates from for-profit nursing programs were more likely to fail the National Council Licensure Examination on the first try... — read more
TEACH summit in Puerto Rico. I remember when these were called PRIDE. Some things change, some things don't divesting from DVU and Carrington certainly make these easier to justify. Great parties for sure.
Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) announced an increased educational partnership with Cleveland Clinic Florida https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17351656-ross-university-school-medicine-expands-partnership-cleveland-clinic-florida
I just came across this site and after reading through some Glassdoor reviews, figured I'd ask here. I'm currently employed, but looking to move and saw an advisor position at Chamberlain. I was curious on a few things. 1) How's working with... — read more
Will Adtalem be there as an example or to pick up some tips? https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17295020-acams-6th-annual-aml-and-financial-crime-conference-address-regulatory-expectations
I'm working on a nursing program project and came across this site. I thought with the nursing shortages all programs should be doing well, but then I read an article about Chamberlain and it noted that the last four new student enrollment growth... — read more
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) and Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) today announced an agreement to establish joint education programs that are expected to increase the number of... — read more
Adtalem and money laundering....they should know? https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17251145-acams-17th-annual-aml-and-financial-crime-conference-address-evolving-technologies-trends
Adtalem is going to make some tough decisions, probably the wrong ones. That's what happens when you get a car salesperson to operate a university system... — read more
Does anyone know what this means for current employees? Will there be more lay offs? Carrington is still a sinking ship with new un-successful attempts at saving it implemented daily.. Just wondering the same thing, and hoping having this on top will... — read more