University of Phoenix to 'Occupy' Santa Monica College

  It was the former Chancellor of the Community College system, Jack Scott, who proposed that to increase access for students to education, the notorious Kaplan University, the criminal enterprise that preys on youth with predatory for-profit drive by schools, partner with community colleges ( Scott was stopped but now, take a look: the new […]

Insider trading probe at University of Phoenix: Washington Post Company stock sales also seen as suspect

  On April 19, 2012 Reuters news service reported the Securities and Exchange Commission was investigating certain Apollo Company share sales by company insiders. Apollo is the parent company of the for-profit college, University of Phoenix . The insiders being investigated were not named.   As reported at, John Sperling, founder of the […]

U. Of Phoenix founding family sells $127 million in stock while less than 7% of Phoenix students graduate in DC metro area

As Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings ramps up his investigation of for-profit college CEO pay, stock options and stock sales and their relationship to student outcomes, he may want to pay particular attention to the Universityof Phoenix.  In 2011 The Sperling family ( founders of University of Phoenix) cashed in $127 million in stock, while theUniversityof […]