Students defrauded by for-profit colleges to get millions in loan repayments

The four institutions include DeVry University, Westwood College, ITT Nursing and the Minnesota School of Business/Globe University

By: - February 17, 2022 11:35 am
U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona said Wednesday a new effort to provide repayment to 16,000 college students that went to four for-profit universities is part of the Department of Education’s targeted borrower defense policy, which provides relief to students who are found to have been defrauded. (Courtesy of the U.S. Department of Education)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

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