Examples of Nearby Career Education Programs with Very Different Outcomes

June 12, 2017
The Institute for College Access & Success

Fact sheet on career education programs with high costs and poor outcomes located near schools offering the same program at a much lower cost and/or with much better outcomes. The examples illustrate that location and type of program do not explain abysmal outcomes and that the gainful employment rule gives students key information and requires the worst programs to improve or lose federal funding.