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Busting the Myths about Private Colleges

NAICU debunks the major myths surrounding private nonprofit colleges and universities. Visit 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



Students Testify: For-Profit Colleges Stole Our Futures

Huffington Post - Commentary

February 18, 2016

David Halperin, attorney and advocate, writes:  After six years of engagement on the issue of America's predatory for-profit colleges, I feel I've seen it all -- every kind of account of students deceived and abused by cynical college operators who have taken billions in federal student aid money, of slick industry lobbyists using campaign cash to avoid accountability measures, of government overseers bought off or asleep at the switch. But Wednesday, at the latest round of "negotiated rulemaking" sessions to draft new regulations governing claims by student borrowers that they were defrauded, my eyes were opened wide yet again.

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