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Lincoln Tech Welcomes Jeremy Snepar to a Senior Level Consulting Role

Mr. Snepar to help Lincoln Tech identify new opportunities for filling the nation’s Skills Gap. WEST ORANGE, N.J., July 8, 2020 — Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC), a national leader in specialized technical training for more than 20 hands-on career fields including automotive and diesel technology, the skilled trades and allied health, welcomes Jeremy More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

Southeastern College Pharmacy Technician Program Named Among Top in Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.— Southeastern College’s pharmacy technology program was recently named one of the best in Florida according to the online Pharmacy Technician Guide. Southeastern College took the No. 5 spot on the list which ranked the 28 Best Pharmacy Technician Schools in Florida for 2020. The Pharmacy Technician Guide ranked the pharmacy technology programs More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

FNU to Offer COVID-19 ESL Scholarship for Fall 2020 Semester

HIALEAH, FLA. – Florida National University (FNU) is pleased to announce The COVID-19 ESL Scholarship, a scholarship aimed at helping individuals that need to polish their English skills to become more marketable. FNU intends to support individuals that need to improve their English (ESL) skills and who qualify for a full Pell-grant to attend the More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

Ed Dept drops $103M letter of credit for Ashford U spinoff – Education Dive

Dive Brief: The U.S. Department of Education has dropped a requirement that Ashford University post a letter of credit in order to continue receiving federal student aid after it separates from its owner, Zovio, according to an SEC filing Tuesday. The letter of credit would have been equivalent to 25% of the for-profit, online institution’s More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

Letter to States: The Risk to Students in the Wake of COVID-19 – Student Defense

WASHINGTON, DC – Responding to the coronavirus pandemic’s impact on higher education, Student Defense and the Institute for College Access & Success (TICAS) sent a letter today to state authorizers, regulators, and attorneys general urging them to closely monitor for-profit schools for red flags that may indicate risk to students, and to take action when More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

Can Colleges Reopen? 7 Questions From Congress As It Considers More Higher Ed Support – EdSurge

With the new semester quickly approaching, and coronavirus cases rising in most states, will colleges and college students have what they need to succeed this fall? That’s the question members of Congress sought to answer as they gathered virtually on Tuesday to hear from expert witnesses representing community colleges, public universities and online higher ed More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

Team Penske’s No. 2 Würth Ford Mustang to Recognize Graduate Technicians at Texas Motor Speedway

Universal Technical Institute’s 2020 Graduates Honored in Unique Paint Scheme PHOENIX, Ariz. – As industry partners of Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI), Team Penske and Würth USA have found a creative and high-profile way to honor recent graduates of the nation’s leading automotive technician training school – on the roof of the No. 2 Ford More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

Covid-19 Accelerates 3 Disruptive Trends Facing Higher Education – Forbes

Yesterday, the Higher Education & Workforce Investment Subcommittee met to examine the impact of Covid-19 on the future of higher education. The subcommittee is right to contemplate the impact of the pandemic on higher education’s future, and I was honored to contribute to that discussion. The key message I gave to Congress, via WebEx: Don’t More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

Biden Unity Task Force: Free College, Student Debt Forgiveness, And Crack Down On For-Profit Colleges – Forbes

Former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Bernie Sanders announced six Unity Task Forces in May, shortly after Biden was the presumed Democratic presidential nominee. These task forces were created to cover a variety of policy issues and advise the Democratic National Committee Platform and the presidential candidate. Today, the Biden campaign released those policy More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President

With Spike in Enrollment Likely Coming, New Report Casts Doubt on Value of Certificate-Granting Institutions – NASFAA

Low-income students at certificate-granting institutions are significantly less likely to earn an ample salary in comparison to their wealthier peers, according to a new report. Published by Third Way, a public policy-focused think tank, the report aims to provide a framework for policymakers as millions of Americans are out of work, likely leading to a More Info »

American Public University System Selects Dr. Wade Dyke as President