Take Action To Stop The Gainful Employment Regulation

Career College Central summary:

  • The U.S. Department of Education has issued their Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the Gainful Employment regulation. Comments to
  • Docket ID ED-02014-OPE-0039 will be accepted until May 27, 2014.
  • TAKE ACTION NOW! Click through to visit Career.org, then select the profile you identify with the most and let the Department know you oppose the regulation.
  • The U.S. Department of Education's proposed gainful employment regulation will severely limit access and opportunity for students seeking career skills and training. The regulation will deny millions of students access to the program of their choice.
  • The proposed regulation does not focus on academic quality or lifetime earnings gained from education. Instead, it uses arbitrary metrics to evaluate programs. The result will disproportionally impact programs that serve minorities, veterans and at-risk students. It will also have an immediate impact on the ability of employers to access skilled employees.
  • Private sector colleges and universities serve nearly four million students. These institutions provide flexible and innovative programs for students who are juggling work, family and school. The proposed regulation would create barriers to student access and choice without addressing issues of quality.

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