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U.S. Senate Investigation and Report

Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee (HELP) Report: For Profit Higher Education: The Failure to Safeguard the Federal Investment and Ensure Student Success.

Top Ten Tips for Evaluating Schools

Provided by Know Before You Enroll.

  • Free and low-cost education and training options are available.
  • If a school or training program sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
  • Research, research, research.
  • Avoid unlicensed schools.
  • Don’t sign up the day you visit a school.
  • Never sign anything you don’t understand.
  • Ask for the school’s tuition cancellation policy in writing.
  • Be careful of taking on a lot of debt.
  • Avoid schools that “guarantee employment” after you graduate.
  • You have the right to file a complaint.

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