For-Profits’ Fundamental Difference

May 22, 2014

Let's stipulate up front that Bob Shireman is anything but an objective observer of for-profit higher education. For much of President Obama's first term, he made life a living hell for colleges in the sector through his aggressive pursuit of new regulations designed to ensure they were preparing their graduates for "gainful employment." A federal judge blocked the rules in 2012, and Shireman moved on to a new job in California where he has focused more on the performance of the state’s community colleges than on for-profit institutions.

Article Source: Inside Higher Ed