Corinthian operated colleges and training programs under the names Everest College, Heald, WyoTech and QuickStart Intelligence. This location is in Milwaukee.
Corinthian operated colleges and training programs under the names Everest College, Heald, WyoTech and QuickStart Intelligence. This location is in Milwaukee.

In late April, all 28 campuses owned by Corinthian Colleges abruptly shut down, leaving more than 1600 students out in the cold just weeks before the end of the semester. It marks the biggest shutdown in the history of higher education in the United States.

 

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Source: The Lowdown

Class Dismissed: The Dark Side of For-Profit Colleges 17 June,2015Matthew Green

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