For-Profit Colleges Sue Over Mass. Regulations
Career College Central Summary:
An association representing for-profit schools is suing Attorney General Martha Coakley over new regulations they say are unconstitutional.
Coakley says the regulations require for-profit and occupational schools to provide accurate information to the public while prohibiting misleading advertising and addressing unfair lending practices.
The Massachusetts Association of Private Career School filed a complaint in federal court, arguing the rules impose “a new and unworkable regulatory regime on for-profit educational institutions that is unnecessary, overly burdensome, and in many aspects, impossible to satisfy.”
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