At issue is the future of the Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education, which regulates for-profit colleges in California
The agency that regulates California’s 1800 for-profit colleges needs reauthorization from the Legislature to keep operating. Lawmakers say they want it to do a better job protecting the 260,000 students at for-profit schools.
A federal lawsuit seeks to reinstate a federal rule requiring for-profit colleges to report the debt and earnings of its graduates.
Increasing financial aid for California college students among 21 new proposals
Amid for-profit college closures, more student borrowers apply to the U.S. Department of Education to cancel their federal education loan debts.
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