Shareholders: Use your power to reform ITT Educational Services (ESI)

ITT Educational Services will host a shareholder meeting on July 27 in Arlington, Virginia.  ForProfitU believes that shareholders should use this meeting as an opportunity to do the important and necessary work of reforming ITT’s business practices. ITT Educational Services is currently under investigation by the SEC which has charged …

ECMC buys Corinthian Colleges

Last week, Corinthian Colleges, a for-profit higher education company, announced the controversial sale of 56 campuses to one of the Department of Education’s largest loan guarantors and debt collectors, Educational Credit Management Corporation.[1] Earlier this year Corinthian nearly went bankrupt and the Department of Education decided it was too big …

Students demand full transparency.

For college students, September means the beginning of a new school year.  But for students attending for-profit colleges there are no guarantees.  …

Feds audit University of Phoenix

The U.S. Department of Education started a review of the University of Phoenix on Monday.  While the exact nature of the review …

University of Phoenix Fact Sheet

Is this the education we want? Many Apollo Group students leave the University of Phoenix without diplomas. 60.5% of students that enrolled …