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Coyne College: 20 Years of Partnership with Imagine America

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Coyne College: 20 Years of Partnership with Imagine America

Mallory Herrmann

The Imagine America Foundation has been honored all year to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of our scholarship and award programs. We are grateful to work with so many wonderful career training institutions and as part of our year-long celebration, we have decided to profile some of …

ZACKS: Bear of the Day: Apollo Education Group (APOL)

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Apollo Education Group (APOL – Analyst Report) became a Zacks #5 Rank (Strong Sell) in early March when shares were trading above $27, as analysts continued to lower earnings estimates ahead of the company's quarterly report.

On March 25, the owner of University of Phoenix, reported its first quarterly loss since early 2011. …

INSIDE HIGHER ED: Clinton Criticizes For-Profits, Talks College Costs

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Hillary Clinton, on her first trip to Iowa after declaring her presidential candidacy, criticized for-profit colleges and talked about college costs in a discussion at Kirkwood Community College.

She said it was important to look at "some of the for-profit schools, some of the scandals that have arisen in these places where they …

VICE: New York’s Attorney General Wants to Know Why This College Isn’t Free Anymore

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For over 150 years, Cooper Union in Manhattan's East Village existed as something of an enigma. The renowned art, architecture, and engineering college was located in one of the country's most expensive cities, yet even as students of neighboring private universities saw their tuition bills blow past 50 grand a year, Cooper …

THE MIDDLE MARKET: Investcorp Picks Up For-Profit School Owner Nobel Learning

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Nobel Learning, headquartered in West Chester, Pennsylvania, operates a network of 176 schools in 18 states. The company provides preschool through high school education, and operates an online private school that offers college-preparatory programs to students in more than 55 countries. Nobel also offers before- and after-school programs and a summer program.

Investcorp …

INSIDE HIGHER ED: U.S. Keeps Scrutiny of Risky Colleges Secret

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The U.S. Department of Education is so concerned about the risk that dozens of colleges pose to students and taxpayers that it has curtailed access to federal money at those institutions — but it won’t say which ones.

Even as it pushes to make far more information about colleges available to consumers, the …

KJZZ: ASU Professor Barry Bozeman Talks About For-Profit Universities

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Though Arizona is far from alone as a place where for-profit colleges and universities have been established, the Valley-based University of Phoenix and Grand Canyon University are widely acknowledged as having been leaders in the field. The reputation of for-profits, though, has suffered because of some questionable practices. 

But ASU professor Barry Bozeman …

RAW STORY: Robert Reich demolishes myth that college is the gateway to the middle class

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I know a high school senior who’s so worried about whether she’ll be accepted at the college of her choice she can’t sleep.

The parent of another senior tells me he stands at the mailbox for an hour every day waiting for a hoped-for acceptance letter to arrive.

Parents are also uptight. I’ve heard …

STREETINSIDER.COM: Career Education (CECO) CFO Departs

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The Board of Directors of Career Education Corporation, (NASDAQ: CECO), today announced that Chief Financial Officer Reid Simpson will be leaving the Company on March 31, 2015 to become Chief Financial Officer at ShopperTrak, a Chicago headquartered leading global retail analytics provider. 

David Rawden of AlixPartners, a business advisory firm which specializes in …

BOSTON GLOBE: Democrats need Elizabeth Warren’s voice in 2016 presidential race

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Democrats would be making a big mistake if they let Hillary Clinton coast to the presidential nomination without real opposition, and, as a national leader, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren can make sure that doesn’t happen. While Warren has repeatedly vowed that she won’t run for president herself, she ought to reconsider. And …

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