For-Profit Colleges, June 4, 2013

Whistleblowers speak out about for-profit colleges, and the fact that the majority of their income comes from taxpayer dollars in the form of federally backed student aid. The number of for-profit colleges in the U.S. rose dramatically during the recession, as did the number of American returning to school, hoping a college degree would help their jobs prospects. But former students say the degree was not worth the price.

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