May 21, 2018

Distance Education growing but not for for profits

Distance Education across the US has been growing steadily, with the exception of for profits.  Tracking Distance Education in the United States – a recent report released by Babson Survey Research Group (BSRG). show the dramatic shift.   To see the results of the study: https://www.pearsoned.com/grade-increase-tracking-distance-education-u-s-infographic/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=TiDL_eNews_April2018&utm_campaign=7010N0000003Pqu&cmpid=7010N0000003Pqu

Pearson experiments on thousands of students without their knowledge!

Pearson, the largest education company in the world, conducted a “social-psychological” experiment on thousands of college students in the United States — without asking for permission — by adding language into some of its software programs and then tracking how much the messages affected problem-solving. The experiment and results were discussed by Pearson researchers, who […]

Breaking News! Secretary DeVos Resets the Clock on ACICS!

The U.S. Department of Education said Tuesday evening that a controversial accreditor, which had lost its federal recognition in 2016, would again be eligible to serve as a gatekeeper of financial aid. The department restored the recognition of the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, which oversees primarily for-profit career colleges. That means that […]

CECU conference Discount link for Market Driven EDU members

  Join us at the 2018 CECU Convention on June 3-5 in Orlando, Florida this year! The CECU Convention is the largest gathering of sector leaders nationwide and you won’t want to miss out. As many of you know, never before has our sector seen so much opportunity for progress than what we see ahead […]

Hurry before Leadscon price increases and also save an additional $100 as a MarketDrivenEDU group member

Hurry before Leadscon price increases and also save an additional $100 as a MarketDriveEDU group member Education lead models are evolving and new verification tools, platforms, and business models are enabling a strong shift from quantity to quality. With this evolution, it’s critical that EDU lead buyers have the latest resources to improve ROI and […]

Ancora Education Acquires 17 Delta Education Campuses

On January 18, 2018 STVT-AAI Education, Inc. (d/b/a Ancora Education) acquired certain assets of Delta Career Education Corporation, including 17 campuses operating under the brand names of Berks Technical Institute, McCann School of Business and Technology, Miller-Motte College, Miller Motte Technical College, and Creative Circus. Along with these campuses, Ancora also acquired certain campuses that […]

Downturn in foreign student enrollment, causes pain at US Colleges and Universities

Just as many universities believed that the financial wreckage left by the 2008 recession was behind them, campuses across the country have been forced to make new rounds of cuts, this time brought on, in large part, by a loss of international students. Schools in the Midwest have been particularly hard hit — many of […]

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