AIU thinks that by spoofing their calls that they can get more people to enroll? Think again.
Topics regarding layoffs at Career Education Corp.
"Perdoceo Education Corp., operator of for-profit colleges that have repeatedly faced law enforcement actions for deceiving and abusing low-income students, announced today that Alan Wheat, a former Democratic congressman representing Missouri, has... — read more
https://vetsedsuccess.org/veterans-education-success-hails-unanimous-passage-of-landmark-legislation-to-protect-student-veterans-and-ensure-better-oversight-of-gi-bill-colleges/ “This landmark legislation expands student veterans’ protections and... — read more
"One of our initiatives to expand the use of artificial intelligence (“AI”) and machine learning throughout the academic life cycle is AIU’s AI-based virtual assistant “chatbot” that we have named Lucy. Lucy has streamlined the process for... — read more
Tell me how you feel about this. http://collegemeltdown.blogspot.com/2020/11/a-letter-to-us-department-of-education.html
Every feel the business is just a racket? https://collegemeltdown.blogspot.com/2020/10/observations-of-subprime-lead-generator.html
Because it's all about the vets?
This AIU recruiter told me, “I have found many fraudulent practices and have been expected to prey on vulnerable people. I hardly sleep at night.” She added, “This is heartbreaking to me. What I’m seeing is not educators. I’m seeing... — read more
With the possibility of 30 percent unemployment... https://collegemeltdown.blogspot.com/2019/02/workers-expose-subprime-college-crash.html
Names the names... https://www.republicreport.org/author/david-halperin/
Revenues up and earnings down. Sounds like it's time for cost cutting. https://seekingalpha.com/news/3542798-perdoceo-education-q4-2019-earnings-preview
Colorado Technical University has 59 full-time instructors for 26,000 students. American Intercontinental University has 51 full-timers for about 8,700... — read more
What's a Perdoceo?
have a happy Veterans Day weekend. https://www.rallypoint.com/organizations/colorado-technical-university-colorado-springs-co
Remember J? https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/2u-whistleblowers-detail-rampant-overpricing-behavior-dahn-shaulis/?published=t https://www.thelayoff.com/t/11igcFCS
"A new report from the research firm Capitol Forum documents evidence that educational quality has declined significantly in recent years at the colleges operated by for-profit Career Education Corporation (CEC). The report relies on statistical... — read more
Number of POE Complaints by Main Campus "Complaints (All Campuses)" "GI Bill Students (All Campuses)" Facility Code OPE ID UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-JERSEY CITY 577 22,714 21000130 20988 KELLER GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT-MERRILLVILLE 219 7,468... — read more
The giant for-profit college company Career Education Corporation (CEC) says it has agreed to pay $30 million to resolve a Federal Trade Commission investigation into whether it engaged in deceptive marketing to prospective... — read more
More about QuinStreet https://www.thelayoff.com/quinstreet
Lastly, during the first quarter of 2019, we entered into an agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of Trident University International (“Trident”). Trident is a regionally accredited university offering online undergraduate, master’s... — read more
"There’s already emerging consensus, for example, that online programs, sometimes referred to as distance education programs, routinely fail students in need of remediation or those without high self-motivation or advanced learning skills."... — read more
Colorado Tech spends $0.08 on instruction for every dollar it collects in tuition. American InterContinental University spends 11 cents. https://tcf.org/content/commentary/how-far-does-your-tuition-dollar-go/
No LOC? https://theintercept.com/2019/04/12/betsy-devos-for-profit-colleges/
It's a good thing for CTU that they weren't mentioned last night. Bu they were mentioned in a print version. https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/veterans-could-be-first-pay-devos-rolls-back-profit-college-n985891
The list of Argosy's "partner schools." https://www.dcedh.org/partner-institutions
As the subprime college crash continues, some of the most interesting pages to watch are: Dream Center Education Holdings and the Art Institutes, University of Phoenix, DeVry University, Graham Holdings and Kaplan University, Laureate Education and... — read more
The last annual report came out 2-21-2018. https://www.sec.gov/cgi-bin/browse-edgar?CIK=ceco&owner=exclude&action=getcompany&Find=Search
Career Education Corp. will offer $493.7M in debt relief to nearly 180K former students in a settlement with attorneys general from 48 states and D.C. that will close out a five-year investigation... — read more
"According to Student Veterans of America and their NVEST report, 46 percent of all people using the GI Bill do not finish school, and that 25 percent use their hard earned GI Bill on for-profit colleges. In 2017, CBS News also reported that 40... — read more
How does CECO continue to recruit new students? https://seekingalpha.com/pr/17320610-career-education-corporation-reports-results-third-quarter-year-date-2018
Career Education just laid off many employees at AIU starting from the top to the bottom, because of low enrollments which has been going on for a long time now. They are also trying to rename CEC . I believe they are trying to restructure. And to... — read more