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|Subject: Re: For profit education||Date: 1/12/2013 9:15 PM|
|Author: mark19601962||Number: 13097 of 14985|
I know a decent amount about this industry, because I owned apollo.
They service lower income people, many of whom have full time jobs, and children.
It would be impossible for them to go to a traditional college. They also go out into industry, and look for what companies are looking for in employees.
There is definitely a need for this.
Because the people who use these colleges have so many other responsibilities, and also lack some basic skills, a lot of them drop out.
The question is whether the govt. will keep giving the students loans to go to these schools.
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