Monthly Archives: June 2015

Gainful Employment Moves Closer to Implementation

Gainful Employment rule from the US DOE has survived the latest attempt to be block from going into effect. The latest lawsuit from APSCU was declined yesterday. Congress is attempting to pass legislation to stop the funding, if nothing happens, on July 1, this will go into effect.

Read More Here:

Judge Rejects Second ‘Gainful’ Challenge – Inside Higher Ed

Gainful-Employment Rule Survives For-Profit Group’s Court Challenge – Chronicle of Higher Education


Career College Reboot?

Is it possible for an inexperienced company like ECMC to come into the proprietary sector and change the perception just because it is the right thing to do? I sincerely hope so.

Zenith Corporation, a subsidiary of ECMC, has purchased many of the Everest College and WyoTech brands from the now defunct CCI. I truly hope the words of this CEO are not just words and that he holds up to his word.

Read the full article: Rebooting Career College by Doug Lederman of Inside Higher Education

HEA Recommendations

Russ Poulin has some great information and a request from the industry to help in getting the proper information to Congress. As experts in the field of education, we should be making our voices heard.

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Four Recommendations for the Higher Education Act Reauthorization by Russ Poulin