More on the for-profit front: Corinthian College and the criminalization of education

Senator Dick Durbin Calls For Investigation of Corinthian Colleges and Other For-Profits Merry Christmas to the for-profit college sludge. They fill their stockings with taxpayer monies and leave IOU’s for the citizens of America while stuffing debt socks for students. As for profits continue to get $30-40 Billion annually from the feds (Pell Grants, VA […]

Corinthian College is a criminal enterprise: Then why are teacher pension funds buying their stock?

Why  (Corinthian College) COCO is a Zombie University Take a look at their stock!  This corrupt institution is down to pennies in the stock market.  Now, with the State of California going after them for illegal practices, what is their future and why are the teacher pension funds buying this stock?  Especially CAL STRS? 1.       […]

Investing in for-profit college stocks: public pension funds aid and abet corporate crime

The featured image is a picture of the home of the Murphys.  It is for sale for $27 million.  Mr. Murphy helped start the University of Phoenix.  You, the reader, bought his house through donating tax money for his exorbitant salary, while he captained the decimation of student lives and the American economy.  Murphy and […]

More in for-profit college news: the sloth of opulence in an age of ignorance

Unnamed author and University of Phoenix ‘educator’ hosts blog on for-profit drive-by colleges The picture is of the mansion of the University of Phoenix co-founder.  It’s for sale now and you can read more below. This unnamed author, a for-profit higher education teacher, has kept this blog for two years.  The author is articulate.  He […]

The latest news from the for-profit criminal college sector

The following is a compilation of the recent spate of news on the for-profit college front.  The scurrilous organizations continue their parasitic activity unabated.  However the built in contradictions of their business plan to deliver little if any education while maximizing profits are coming home to roost. More and more of the public are waking […]

Today in for-profit ‘college’ news

The Apollo Group (partially owned by the Carlyle Group) is really ramping up its advertising, spending $665 million this year (as it closes more than 100 physical sites) (http://chronicle.com/blogs/bottomline/u-of-phoenix-reboots-advertising-and-rebrands-in-the-process/).   The Apollo Group owns The University of Phoenix which receives eighty nine percent if not more, of its revenue from you, the taxpayer who will […]