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Busting the Myths about Private Colleges


NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit 9myths.org to get the facts!

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Private Colleges Focus on Affordability


New campus affordability measures are helping to keep students' and families' out-of-pocket costs as low as possible. Tuition cuts and freezes, three-year degree programs, and more. Complete list



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Is Comeuppance Ahead for Predatory Colleges? - Commentary

Kansas City Star


February 14, 2014


One needn’t look too far to find alumni of the sector of higher education known as the for-profit colleges. In the happiest scenario, a graduate of one of these programs may show up at your house to repair your air conditioner, or visit your business to deal with a computer problem. Trade schools have their success stories, and they are eager to have us know about them. But too often you’ll find former students staffing the drive-through windows of fast-food restaurants, while shouldering massive amounts of student debt.


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