Race to the Top: coming to a community college near you

According to a viewpoint found in InsideHigher Ed, an online newsletter, entitled Missing the Point, by  Anthony P. Carnevale , Michelle Melton and Laura Meyer the for-profit college industry is taking fire from all directions because a substantial number of for-profit colleges offer aggressively marketed programs of little value in the job market, leaving individuals […]

Predatory for-profit colleges and universities: the escalating default rate for student loans

  Defaulted Student Loans:  The next bubble the capitalists will feed on The share of borrowers who default on their student loans is bigger than the federal government’s short-term data suggest, with thousands more students facing damaged credit histories and millions more tax dollars being lost in the long run through bail-outs to for-profit colleges.  […]