Growth Initiatives, New Products Aim to Increase Profit for Cengage Learning
- In Spotlight's Glare, Enrollment Growth Slows at Career Colleges. // Educational Marketer;11/22/2010, Vol. 41 Issue 23, p1
The article reports on the slowed growth at career colleges enrollment. According to Ron Dunn, chief executive officer (CEO) at Stamford, Connecticut-based Cengage Learning Inc., publishers who have adopted the career-college segment can expect to feel the negative effect of reduced enrollments....
- Marketing the Proprietary College Library. Halpin, Paula // Florida Libraries;Spring2006, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p16
Presents a variety of marketing strategies to encourage library use that are employed by proprietary college Webster College, with campuses in Pasco County and Ocala, Florida. Conduction of an interview of students asking them what type of services and resources they would like to see;...
- Career Colleges Embark on a Year of Transition in Search of a Rebound to Growth. // Educational Marketer;3/12/2012, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p1
The article reports on the marketing strategy of for-profit career college providers to proceed on a year of transition in search of a rebound to employment growth in the U.S. It notes that college providers are confronting an uncertain economy with a slowly improving job market and systemic...
- For-profit college entering downtown Milwaukee. Dreyer, Jackie // UWM Post (Milwaukee, WI);10/18/2010, p10
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- Transparency by 'shorts' on for-profit' schools needed, too. Davis, Lanny // Hill;6/24/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 73, p40
In this article, the author discusses the criticism to some for-profit colleges and universities that are public companies in the U.S.
- For-Profit Colleges. // Radical Teacher;Winter2012, Issue 95, p76
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. in 2012 including the increase of for-profit colleges in the country and President Barack Obama's announcement that he will sign an executive order to keep these colleges from defrauding military families.
- Gainful Employment. T. G. // ASEE Prism;Jan2011, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p18
The article discusses issues surrounding for-profit colleges in the U.S. particularly on the salaries received by top executives of the companies that run for-profit schools.
- Many For-Profits Pay Dearly for Claiming Misleadingly High Job Placement Rates. // Women in Higher Education (10608303);Dec2013, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p3
The article reports that many for-profit organizations are facing lawsuits filed by their former and existing students due to charging high job placement rates to graduates.
- A For-Profit School Folds When Accountability Slips. Gerber, Lois M. // Education Week;10/28/1992, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p24
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "For-Profit Schooling: Where's the Public Good?" by Linda Darling-Hammond in the October 7, 1992 issue.