gainful employment rules http://archive2.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/25411/all en New Obama Regulations Takes Second Shot at For-Profit Schools http://archive2.mrc.org/articles/new-obama-regulations-takes-second-shot-profit-schools <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Administration’s new rules could jeopardize 840,000 students’ education, put 1,400 programs at risk. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/joseph-rossell">Joseph Rossell</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Media outlets spent years <a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-numbers/major-papers-15-1-against-profit-education">bashing</a> for-profit colleges and universities, calling for regulation, claiming they provided “woefully inadequate education,” all while ignoring these institutions’ efforts to educate underprivileged students. </p><p dir="ltr">On Oct. 30, 2014, the Department of Education announced new regulations on for-profit colleges that would strip them of financial aid unless these institutions proved graduates achieved “gainful employment.”</p><p><a href="http://archive2.mrc.org/articles/new-obama-regulations-takes-second-shot-profit-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Education Government Media Barack Obama College Department of Education education education regulation for-profit gainful employment rules Obama Administration private colleges Schools student debt university Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:43:19 +0000 julia.seymour 47493 at http://archive2.mrc.org