Archive for November 14th, 2011

8 Private Colleges Collect A Billion Dollars In Veterans’ Education Benefits

November 14th, 2011

Eight for-profit
colleges collected a combined $1.02-billion in veterans’ education benefits
last year, about 23% of all of those benefits disbursed, according to a U.S.
Senate report. For those eight colleges, that’s a 159% increase
from the previous year. The report is part of an investigation of for-profit
higher-education companies by a Senate committee