Industry Report

Career College Central Summary:

  • Career College Central is helping Penn Foster as it conducts a survey of career colleges to create a state of the industry report.
  • The report will help uncover how success is measured, where more resources are needed, and what marketing initiatives are most effective.
  • Career colleges sharing this information with each other can help increase...

Career College Central Summary:

  • A New America analysis of the net price of colleges — tuition and fees minus grants and scholarships — shows that hundreds of schools expect the families of low-income students to pay half of their yearly earnings to send their child to college.
  • The U.S. News & World Report college rankings are really taking it on the chin this week.
  • New America points to the examples of Baylor University and Northeastern...

Career College Central Summary:

  • The Center for Consumer Freedom announced the release of a new report exposing Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington’s (CREW) suspected pay-to-play arrangements with the for-profit education industry.
  • The report shows new IRS filings that suggest CREW is guilty of the same pay-to-play practices it decries when committed by other groups.Between 2010 and 2011, IRS reports show that CREW received $150,000 from a...

Career College Central Summary:

  • Strayer Education shares have soared 75% this year. The company offers accredited certificate, associate, bachelor's, and master's degree programs at 100 campuses across the country and online.
  • DeVry Education Group is up over 20% while Capella, which mostly specializes in online graduate education, has rallied 13% in the past three months. This performance is especially impressive given that the government has the industry...

Career College Central Summary:

  • It's no secret that the majority of higher education institutions continue to be challenged by a declining pool of potential students often leading to a decline in enrollment. Achieving desired outcomes has become even more difficult, requiring education leaders to go above and beyond to drive their schools success.
  • To help school leaders and administrators thrive in these challenging times, Velocify has tapped higher education...