"Meanwhile, Mueller said during the May 7 earnings call that he is in discussions with four potential university partners in the Midwest and Northeast to provide similar services that the company provides to GCU."... — read more
Liberty University is co-sponsoring a Turning Point USA event in DC. TPUSA is a pro-Trump youth group that recruits high school kids and college students and it's backed by the NRA and several conservative billionaires... — read more
Grand Canyon picked the right target, gullible Christians.
The rumor of a $2-2.5 B buyout has been around for months--so that LOPE can shed itself of the for-profit status. Is this a pipedream?
For those into country music, you might-should add the song "Simple Minds" to your playlist. But there is a genre for almost anyone. Have to find a gospel tune if there is one out there. ... — read more
Austin riding the Trump wave.
That often means cost cutting... https://seekingalpha.com/news/3542877-grand-canyon-education-q4-2019-earnings-preview
"While it is true that GCU and Liberty have large campus enrollment, that reality was built on backbreaking debt laden online subprime degrees. Hundreds upon hundreds of thousands of them. The vast majority of which are useless, except for adding to... — read more
Liberty continues to... — read more
How can Grand Canyon University compete with Liberty University online? They both target the prosperity Christian crowd.
What do you think about this assessment of for-profit graduate education? https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/education/news/2016/12/01/291656/the-unlikely-area-in-which-for-profit-colleges-are-doing-just-fine/
Officials at the for-profit Grand Canyon University are announcing today that they will attempt another conversion to nonprofit status and have submitted an application to the institution's accreditor. "The Board of Directors of [Grand Canyon... — read more
The article on Liberty University detailed a high stress call center. Is GCU any different? https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/17/magazine/how-liberty-university-built-a-billion-dollar-empire-online.html
One of GCUs students. He's the Director of Urban Engagement at Turning Point USA https://www.linkedin.com/in/brandon-tatum-2a8908153/
"GCU's campus is rated No. 7 in the U.S. by niche.com – up from its No. 8 ranking in 2017. That puts the university on a prestigious top 10 list that includes Virginia Tech, UCLA, Liberty, Stanford and Rice among others. The ranking looked at campus... — read more
Any change in GCU after their move to non-profit status? Is it just a scheme to lower taxes and reduce liabilities? https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2018/07/03/grand-canyon-u-succeeds-second-bid-go-nonprofit
Grand Canyon University is actually rated lower than University of Phoenix. https://washingtonmonthly.com/2018college-guide?ranking=2018-rankings-national-universities
So much for Christian values at Liberty University. https://www.wsj.com/articles/poll-rigging-for-trump-and-creating-womenforcohen-one-it-firms-work-order-11547722801
"Email records show Grand Canyon University sought feedback from the office of Arizona Governor Doug Ducey while facing an inquiry from the Arizona State Board of Nursing in 2017."... — read more
What can I say, Dr. Kathy Player would never allow something like that. We are not UOP...
Kathy player is cool....
Rapidly going down
is she still around?
I hear enrollment is being hit pretty hard, any truth? Why is this board silent, we all know what's going on...
We are not COCO, we are not ESI, we just do good job here.
As ABC News says, it's more of a "political pipe dream." But more progressive states can do this.....http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/obama-proposes-publicly-funded-community-college-28105522