Nonprofit Colleges Compete on For-Profits' Turf

Ken Frick for The Chronicle

Industry-focused for-profit colleges, like the American School of Technology, where students learn air-conditioning repair, may have the brightest future in the business, says an analyst.
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On top of all the forces now weighing against the for-profit-college industry—continued government scrutiny, falling enrollments­—there's one that hasn't grabbed any headlines but has the potential to upend some of the most visible players in...

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