Tuesday, July 31, 2012
For-Profit College Recruiters Taught to Use "Pain," "Fear" Internal Documents Show (link to Huffington Post article by Chris Kirkham)
This article illustrates fairly succinctly the depths to which many for-profit colleges will go in order to ciphon some cash away from folks who are already broke. This story has everything to do with the University of California system, where UC Regent Richard Blum's investment firm Blum Capital is the largest shareholder of one of the for-profit schools mentioned in this piece, ITT Technical Institute. Read on and get enlightened.