November 20, 2014

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Scam Alert AcademicsNow

We have received a number of complaint on our Non Compliance Alerts about this company:  Academicsnow and a person named Robert Trias.  Please be AWARE and Stay Away.  A number of schools have complained about unauthorized use of their names,logos and content along with unauthorized capturing of inquiries on schools behalf which never get delivered. […]

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New Industry Demand Trends area on MarketDrivenEDU.com

We would like to point out our new Demand Trends area on MarketDrivenEDU.com  In partnership with Gray Associates we now have an area specifically dedicated to Education Demand & performance data.  This area will feature regular updates, graphs and commentary along with notifications of an ongoing series of webinars going over the data and how it […]

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International Education Corporation Buy’s Florida Career Colleges

International Education Corp. operates the UEI schools a heavy west coast operation has acquired a limited number of schools from Education Training Corporation.  In addition, they have also taken over the corporate head quarters. Link: http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/2014-08-23/business/fl-anthem-education-layoffs-20140823_1_florida-career-college-job-creation-fti-consulting  

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Special Discount to Ad:tech NY

Exclusive 20% Discount for the MarketDrivenEDU community!   Develop your skills, build your personal brand and position yourself for growth at ad:tech New York 2014.   On November 5 and 6, the marketing, technology and media communities will come together at the Javits Center to find top notch solutions, network with the best industry players, […]

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Exclusive Member Discount to Investing in Education Co.’s – Private Equity Conference – Special Invitation for Market-Driven Education Industry Group Members

As a member of the MarketDrivenEDU Industry group, I’m very pleased to be a partner of The Capital Roundtable for its full-day conference on — Private Equity Investing in For-Profit Education Companies — How More & Better Digitals Tools Are Improving Efficiencies & Outcomes The conference is being held Thursday, July 24th, in midtown Manhattan […]

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Obama signs Executive Order on Financial Aid Student repayments

In an attempt to ease crushing student debt, President Obama will sign an executive order Monday afternoon that will allow at least 5 million people to cap their student loan payments at 10 percent of their income. Obama will direct Secretary of Education Arne Duncan to amend student loan regulations to allow for the payment […]

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Time to Decouple Accreditation from Federal Funding?

By Jay Schalin It often appears as if the country’s six regional accrediting agencies are the federal overseers of all things higher education. It’s time to put an end to their expansive role; doing so would very likely set off a great chain of positive reform. This is especially important now, as Congress is getting ready […]

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