For-Profit Colleges http://wunc.org en For-Profit University Opens Triad Campus http://wunc.org/post/profit-university-opens-triad-campus <p>Students are beginning classes today at the new High Point campus of a for-profit university.<br><br>South University has more than 22,000 students across the country. It has 15 campuses, but the majority of students take classes on-line. South has a graduation rate of just more than 30-percent, which is better than most for-profit schools. Michael Trembley is Campus President in High Point. He expects about 85 students on this inaugural day:</p><p></p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 15:30:00 +0000 Jeff Tiberii 7725 at http://wunc.org For-Profit Colleges & the Future of Higher Education http://wunc.org/post/profit-colleges-future-higher-education <p>The changing needs of today's workforce are transforming our system of higher education. For-profit colleges are an integral part of that change, but controversy plagues them, including worries over low graduation rates and the high volume of federal loans for its students. How is higher education going to continue to transform in the future, and what role will for-profit colleges play? Wed, 23 May 2012 14:16:00 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 4725 at http://wunc.org