November 27, 2021

New FTC Guides for Private Vocational and Distance Education Schools

 

ftcThe FTC Federal Trade Commission being more stringent on for-profit colleges, opening a new front in the latest Obama administration attempt to crack down on the industry.

Read more: http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2013/11/14/federal-trade-commission-steps-scrutiny-profit-colleges#ixzz2l6BGyQZs
Inside Higher Ed

http://ftc.gov/os/fedreg/2013/11/131107vocationalschoolfrn.pdf

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION
16 CFR Part 254
Guides for Private Vocational and
Distance Education Schools
AGENCY: Federal Trade Commission.
ACTION: Final rule; revisions to Guides.
SUMMARY: The Federal Trade
Commission (‘‘FTC’’ or ‘‘Commission’’)
has completed its regulatory review of
the Guides for Private Vocational and
Distance Education Schools
(‘‘Vocational School Guides’’ or
‘‘Guides’’) as part of its systematic
review of all current FTC rules and
guides and issues its revisions.
DATES: This action is effective as of
November 18, 2013.
ADDRESSES: Requests for copies of this
rule should be sent to the Public
Reference Branch, Room 130, Federal
Trade Commission, 600 Pennsylvania
Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20580.
The notice is also available on the
Commission’s Web site, http://ftc.gov/os/fedreg/2013/11/131107vocationalschoolfrn.pdf