July 16, 2019

Gainful Employment being rescinded by Education Secretary!

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is rescinding an Obama-era rule that was created to protect students from abusive for-profit colleges.  She ruled that all colleges should be held to the same rules.  Clearly makes sense to us, but other dont agree… The rule, known as Gainful Employment, required for-profit colleges and career certificate programs to post debt-to-earnings ratios, […]

Private Equity investing in Education companies conference discount code

        Save $400.00 MarketDrivenEDU is pleased to announce The Capital Roundtable’s full-day conference on Private Equity Investing in Education-Focused Companies.   Coming up on Thursday, July 18, 2019, in New York City, the theme of this conference is Investing in Post-Secondary Education — Why More PE Funds Have Gotten Back in the […]

M&A activity pick up in EDU

Mergers and Acquisitions activity has spiked recently in EDU. Red Ventures Buys HigherEducation.com Charlotte, North Carolina-based digital company Red Ventures announced it has acquired HigherEducation.com (H-E) for an undisclosed amount. H-E is a provider of marketing and enrollment services to post-secondary institutions. “Online education is a fast-growing industry with enormous scale and significant innovation,” said […]

Dozens charged in alleged college cheating scam wealthy parents, elite college coaches and college prep executives accused of carrying out a nationwide fraud

Pay to play at it’s worst.  These people already provided financial benefits to their children giving them the advantage more than 99.5% of the population had access to.  But it wasn’t enough, prestige bought and paid for.  Many of the kids didn’t even know, now their parents stripped away their confidence.  Lets see, coach i’ll […]

Grand Canyon University partners with Onlinedegree.com to make college education more affordable!

Grand Canyon University (GCU) and OnlineDegree.com are working together to help make higher education more affordable and accessible for people across the country. Prospective GCU students will be able to satisfy general education requirements at OnlineDegree.com through self-paced online courses, tuition-free to the site’s participants. Thus, significantly lowering the total cost of education and removing […]

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Online Education expected to continue it’s growth in 2019

  The number of students who were enrolled exclusively online grew to 15.4 percent  which is up from 14.7 percent in 2016, or about one in six students. The percentage of all students who combined online and in-person courses grew faster, to 17.6 percent in 2017 from 16.4 percent in 2016.  The percentage of students who took at least […]

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