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The for-profit postsecondary school sector

David J. Deming

The for-profit postsecondary school sector

nimble critters or agile predators?

by David J. Deming

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid J. Deming, Claudia Goldin, Lawrence F. Katz
SeriesNBER working paper series -- working paper 17710, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research : Online) -- working paper no. 17710.
ContributionsGoldin, Claudia, Katz, Lawrence F., National Bureau of Economic Research
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB1
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25236818M
LC Control Number2011657573

completed his second term on the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities board of directors in June He received his law degree from Catholic University School of Law in , a master's degree in public administration from American University in , and a bachelor's degree in political science from Antioch College in "The rise of for-profit higher education is a barometer of profound changes in the nation. These institutions are poorly understood and shrouded in myth. Tierney and Hentschke offer a much needed and fascinating portrait of the for-profit sector: its origins, characteristics, future, and potential impact on traditional higher education.".

nonprofit, and private for-profit postsecondary schools to determinethe extent to which they have disclosed textbook information. The sample was drawn from the Department of Educations (Education) Integrated ’ Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), which contains data on over 7, institutions eligible for federal student aid programs. We. Rosen believes the for-profit postsecondary sector is demonstrating a number of promising approaches in measuring results and improving efficiency in teaching large numbers of students. But he acknowledges that some for-profit schools following what he terms the Private Sector Playbook can fall victim to a short-term focus and, in some cases.

Her book “Lower Ed: The Troubling Rise of For-Profit Colleges in the New Economy” (, The New Press) has received national and international acclaim. Professor Cottom serves on dozens of academic and philanthropic boards and publishes widely on issues of inequality, work, higher education and technology. For about fifteen years, from to , enrollments grew rapidly in the for-profit higher education sector, but since then have fallen substantially. The reason for the decline is mainly the overt hostility to for-profits during the Obama administration.


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The for-profit postsecondary school sector by David J. Deming Download PDF EPUB FB2

The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?† David J. Deming is Assistant Professor of Education and Economics, Graduate School of Education, Claudia Goldin is the Henry Lee Professor of Economics, and Lawrence F.

Katz is the Elisabeth Allison Professor of Economics, all at Harvard University, Cambridge. Downloadable. Private for-profit institutions have been the fastest-growing part of the U.S. higher education sector. For-profit enrollment increased from percent to percent of total enrollment in degree-granting schools from toand for-profit institutions account for the majority of enrollments in non-degree-granting postsecondary schools.

Private for-profit institutions have been the fastest growing part of the U.S. higher education sector. For-profit enrollment increased from percent to percent of The for-profit postsecondary school sector book enrollment in degree-granting schools from toand for-profit institutions account for the majority of enrollments in non-degree granting postsecondary schools.

The for-profit postsecondary school sector encompasses privately funded taxpaying institutions that generate profit by providing post–high school degrees or credentials (Deming, Goldin, & Katz, ; Iloh, ; Ruch, ).For-profit colleges and universities (FPCUs) have highly focused missions limited to specific industries and fields of study that are Cited by: 2.

In New Players, Different Game, William G. Tierney and Guilbert C. Hentschke compare for-profit and not-for-profit models of higher education to assess the strengths and weaknesses of both. For-profit institutions offer a fundamentally Brand: Johns Hopkins University Press.

The For-Profit Higher Education Sector The for-profit postsecondary school sector encompasses privately funded taxpaying institutions that generate profit by providing post–high school degrees or credentials (Deming, Goldin, & Katz, ; Iloh, ; Ruch, ). For-profit colleges and universities (FPCUs) have highly focused mis.

There are three types of for-profit type is known as an education management organization (EMO); these are primary and secondary educational institutions. EMOs work with school districts or charter schools, using public funds to finance majority of for-profit schools in the K–12 sector in the United States function as EMOs, and have grown in.

"The best book yet on the complex lives and choices of for-profit students." --The New York Times Book Review. More than two million students are enrolled in for-profit colleges, from the small family-run operations to the behemoths brandished on billboards, subway ads, and late-night : Tressie Mcmillan Cottom.

Get this from a library. The economic returns for graduates of 4-year for-profit postsecondary institutions. [Everett E Myers; Frances K Stage; Sean P Corcoran] -- The proprietary sector's mission, students, and institutional characteristics are different in some respects from public institutions and private, not-for-profit institutions.

Her book "Lower Ed: The Troubling Rise of For-Profit Colleges in the New Economy" (, The New Press) has received national and international acclaim. Professor Cottom serves on dozens of academic and philanthropic boards and publishes widely on issues of inequality, work, higher education and technology.

More than 2 million students are enrolled in for-profit colleges. “McMillan Cottom delivers a comprehensive view of postsecondary for-profit education by illuminating the experiences of the everyday people behind the shareholder earnings, congressional battles, and student debt disasters,” according to New Press.

Deming, David J., Claudia Goldin, and Lawrence Katz (), “The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?” Journal of Economic Perspectives,– Goldschmidt, Deborah and Johannes F.

Schmieder (), “The Rise of Domestic Outsourcing and the Evolution of the German Wage Structure Cited by: 2. The for-profit postsecondary school sector encompasses privately funded taxpaying institutions that generate profit by providing post-high school degrees or.

A for-profit or proprietary-college is any post-secondary school that is run by a private business for profit. Also known as career colleges, for-profit trade schools offer a range of programs for one purpose: to arm students with professional. "Those who seek to understand this vigorous sector of postsecondary education will find this book an invaluable guide to the economic and cultural issues posed by its growth." (David W.

Breneman, Professor and Dean, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia)Cited by: David J. Deming is a U.S. American economist and Professor of Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School, Professor of Education and Economics at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and Director of the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy.

His research focuses on the economics of education in general and the impact of education policies on long-run non. The for-profit sector elected to use counterintelligence in its fight against gainful employment, commissioning scholars and think tanks as to write on their behalf, including those previously mentioned.

The for-profit sector also mobilized its human capital resources in the form of satisfied faculty, administrators, and students from their : L.B. Jakiel. "The best book yet on the complex lives and choices of for-profit students." --The New York Times Book Review As seen on The Daily Show, NPR's Marketplace, and Fresh Air, the "powerful, chilling tale" (Carol Anderson) of higher education becoming an engine of social inequality.

More than two million students are enrolled in for-profit colleges, from the small. Brazil has by far the largest higher education system in Latin America, with a sizable share of students enrolled in private-sector institutions.

Its recently established and fast-growing for-profit sector is one of the largest worldwide. The for-profit sector already surpasses the public sector in student enrollment, and its role is by: 2.

Total revenue of private for-profit degree-granting postsecondary institutions, by source of funds and classification of institution: – In U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics (Ed.), Digest of education statistics ( ed.).Author: Thomas A. Mays. The relatable human stories in Lower Ed—from mothers struggling to pay for beauty school to working class guys seeking “good jobs” to accomplished professionals pursuing doctoral degrees—illustrate that the growth of for-profit colleges is inextricably linked to larger questions of race, gender, work, and the promise of opportunity in 5/5(1).

Attack on the For-Profit Education Industry: APOL, APEI, COCO, STRA, ESI, BPI J | About: APOL +0% APEI +0% COCO +0% STRA +0% ESI +0% BPI +0% When the economy is struggling and jobs are being lost, it is not surprising to see people enroll in school to increase their chances of finding employment.

Understanding employers’ responses to for-profit colleges. by Nicole Deterding and David Pedulla. Between andthe number of for-profit postsecondary institutions in the United States more than tripled, to over 1,This rapid rise of for-profit colleges and universities was a sweeping change in the U.S.

higher education landscape, particularly for .