Congress

Congressional Research Service:  An Overview of Accreditation of Higher Education in the U.S. (March 2017)

U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Government Affairs, Staff Report for Ranking Member Tom Carper, Education Denied: The Importance of Assisting Veterans Harmed by School Closures (Oct. 2016)

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions:  "Is the New GI Bill Working?  For-Profit Colleges Increasing Veteran Enrollment and Federal Funds":  U.S. Senate Findings on For-Profit Colleges & the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill (2014)

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions:  Executive Summary: For Profit Higher Education: The Failure to Safeguard the Federal Investment and Ensure Student Success (2012

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions:  For-Profit Higher Education: The Failure to Safeguard the Federal Investment & Ensure Student Success (2012)

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions:  PowerPoint Slides on GI Bill & For-Profit Colleges (2012)

U.S. Education Department Data on For-Profit Colleges' Violation of 90/10 Law

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions:  Recruiting Training Manuals from Top for-Profit Colleges (2012)

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions: Department of Defense Data Reveals For-Profit Colleges Are Taking in the Bulk of Military Education Benefits (2012)

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions:  Charts on Defense Department & For-Profit Colleges (2012)

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions:  Benefitting Whom? For-Profit Education Companies and the Growth of Military Educational Benefits (2011)


US Government Accountability Office

U.S. Government Accountability Office: Additional Actions Needed to Help Reduce Overpayments and Increase Collections

U.S. Government Accountability Office: Undercover Testing Finds Colleges Encouraged Fraud and Engaged in Deceptive Marketing Practices

U.S. Government Accountability Office: FOR-PROFIT SCHOOLS: Experiences of Undercover Students Enrolled in Online Classes at Selected Colleges

U.S. Government Accountability Office: DOD Education Benefits: Increased Oversight of Tuition Assistance Program is Needed (2011)

U.S. Government Accountability Office: DOD Education Benefits:  Action is Needed to Ensure Evaluations of Post-Secondary Schools are Useful (2014)



Department of Veterans Affairs Reports

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Economic Communities Initiative Pilot: 2016 Report & Highlights (Jan. 2017)

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education: Recommendations (March 2016)

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs GI Bill Feedback System (VA's report on student complaints in FY 2014) (January 2015)


Department of Education Reports

U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, A Profile of the Enrollment Patterns and Demographics of Undergraduates at For-Profit Institutions (March 2017)

U.S. Department of Education, New Analysis Finds Many For-Profit Colleges Skirt Federal Funding Limits: 90/10 Data Released (Dec. 2016)

U.S. Department of Education 90/10 data on colleges' abuse of GI Bill and DOD student funds (Dec. 2016)

U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, A Profile of Military Undergraduates (statistics on military, veteran, and dependent college students) (July 2016)


Other Government Reports

U.S. Federal Trade Commission Staff Perspective on Lead Generation (deceptive websites that sell personal information) (Sept. 2016)