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The Problem With For-Profits? The Education Assembly Line

My latest, co-written with the estimable Sara Goldrick-Rab, is hot off the presses at Contexts!

It’s right on time with my Facing Race talk. There was some talk there that for-profits are on the decline after a University of Phoenix announced that they are closing almost half of their physical campuses. I would argue that to the extent that this is evidence of a retreat of for-profit education, it most certainly is not a retreat of the corporate university ethic being pushed across the higher education landscape.

Read the article here.


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