Any Doubts About Career Colleges? Ask The 500,000 Graduates

Career College Central Summary:

  • Here are the facts about for-profit higher education in Florida:

    • More than 500,000 degrees and diplomas were earned by students at career colleges in Florida in the past five years.
    • Currently, more than 300,000 students are enrolled in Florida in private career colleges, including 45,000 in the Tampa Bay area.
    • Private colleges and universities educated 60 percent of the health care graduates and 60 percent of the computer and information technology graduates last year in Florida.
  • With more than a half-million people completing degrees — including 50 percent of those licensed as practical nurses and 20 percent of those licensed as registered nurses — one would think that analysts would seek to determine if a reported negative experience at a career college is common to most students.

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THE TAMPE TRIBUNE

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