Kaplan University Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Kaplan University

"Edugrift"

"Now more recently, organizations like Ashford thru Arizona, GCU, and Kaplan through Purdue Global have in housed their own subprime appointment factories. Not having first hand information, I would still unequivocally say these operations have not... —  read more 

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Purdue Global's numbers

"Put simply, I do not believe that Purdue Global has yet proven itself to be viable in the long term. It is running on IOUs and foregone payments to its OPM partner, Kaplan Higher Education. And it will be very difficult to get to the point of true... —  read more 

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Purdue Numbers

Sounds like someone was misleading the Chronicle of Higher Education about Purdue Global's numbers. "Obviously, it's hard to start a brand new university,' she says. Purdue Global’s financial loss this year was due, in part, to nearly $30... —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+13a2GGL1

Down the drain...

It's a good thing that GHC has deep pockets. "As of September 30, 2019, Kaplan had a total outstanding accounts receivable balance of $72.3 million from Purdue Global related to amounts due for reimbursements for services and a deferred service... —  read more 

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Pur-Don't

"Purdue University is an actual research university and Purdue University Global is not...it's Kaplan University. The same Kaplan University that made headlines for their guerrilla registration practices that dupe students out money. The same Kaplan... —  read more 

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Kaplan lays off 50 in Fort Lauderdale

"Kaplan Higher Education in Fort Lauderdale has laid off about 50 workers. The staff reduction “reflects less than five percent of our current Fort Lauderdale workforce of approximately 1,000,” said ______ , spokesman for Kaplan Higher Education, the... —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+109sRIX4

How is the Big Boilermaker doing in making Purdue University Global a "World-Class" institution?

Now that Purdue University Global has taken over, how is everything going? Are work conditions better since the change in ownership? Are students happier? Is the quality of instruction better? Is it good that campuses have been closed? Are the... —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+100rojed

Selling off more assets

PG has already closed or is in the process of closing six campuses. Now what's this story about? It's behind a firewall. https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2019/07/08/purdue-university-fort-lauderdale-building-sold.html —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+ZYMKehd

The real Purdue has a union

What's stopping Purdue Global from having labor representation, especially if labor and management can work together on educational quality? There are several unions that represent instructors and staff. It's illegal to fire a person for trying to... —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+ZJ188km

KHE is just a symptom

It's sheer madness, perpetuated by big banks and just about everyone else other than Dave Ramsey. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/college-meltdown-open-letter-ny-fed-dahn-shaulis/?published=t —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+ZuNswZ5

KHE revenues down

Quarterly revenues down 17 percent from 2018, from 99,830,000 to 82,780,000. Guess that explains why ER workers are in 2'X3' cubicles. https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/104889/000010488919000019/d10q.htm —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+ZqqdR6S

Doing more harm then good

At what point do Purdue Global employees, including teachers, realize they are doing more harm than good? You may believe you are giving busy working people the chance to advance, but how true is this? Is Purdue Global the best option or even a good... —  read more 

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ExcelTrack

Sounds like Purdue Global has problems with ExcelTrack. Does anyone disagree? "Beware the ExcelTrack programs as they have just become a scam. " "Like the person below, the excel track gating was pretty much the last straw for me."... —  read more 

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Kaplan student condemned to debt

"According to Ms. Dicent, Kaplan lured her into enrolling in Kaplan's online program by using deceptive tactics. She said she had not been informed that she would need 180 hours to graduate, far more hours than a typical four-year degree program... —  read more 

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Post ID: @OP+YSiQXMx

Catfished!

Looks like Purdue University Global has been advertising on MTV's "Catfish."

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