TITLE

Other For-Profit Sector News�

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;3/3/2008, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to for-profit higher education sector in the U.S. DeVry University launched a new branding campaign in response to the rise of the undergraduate student enrollment. Corinthian Colleges in Santa Ana, California plans to sales its 12 schools in Canada to a subsidiary of the Eminata Group. Private equity investment firm Parthenon Capital LLC invested in proprietary business school operator Bryant and Stratton College.
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61355776

 

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