NON-GOVERNMENTAL REPORTS

January 12, 2018

Graduate and Professional School Debt: How Much Students Borrow

This report appeared on the Urban Institute. There is wide variation in the way graduate and professional degree students finance their education. Research doctoral students outside […]
January 12, 2018

Financing Graduate and Professional Education: How Students Pay

This report appeared on the Urban Institute. Thirteen percent of adults in the United States ages 25 and older hold advanced degrees—master’s, doctoral or professional degrees. […]
December 14, 2017

Center for American Progress: Who Are Student Loan Defaulters?

Every year, 1 million student borrowers default on nearly $20 billion in federal loans.1 New data present the best picture ever accessible of who these borrowers […]
December 13, 2017

Encouraging Innovation & Preventing Abuse in For-Profit Higher Education: 2018 Toolkit for State Policy Makers

The Century Foundation: Encouraging Innovation & Preventing Abuse in For-Profit Higher Education: A 2018 Toolkit for State Policy Makers
December 10, 2017

State Higher Education Finance: FY 2016

State Higher Education Executive Officers Association, State Higher Education Finance: FY 2016  
December 8, 2017

Fail State: A Documentary on Higher Education Failures

In an expansive documentary exposé, Fail State reveals the dark story behind the rise of predatory for-profit colleges and how a cabal of politicians and unscrupulous […]
December 1, 2017

Current Term Enrollment Estimates – Fall 2017

National Student Clearinghouse Research Center:  Current Term Enrollment Estimates – Fall 2017
December 1, 2017

Gainful Employment and for-profit college regulatory structure

The Century Foundation: Gainful Employment and for-profit college regulatory structure ARCHIVED LINK
December 1, 2017

Higher Learning Advocates: 101: Postsecondary Data

Higher Learning Advocates: 101: Postsecondary Data
November 16, 2017

How Well Does Our Higher Ed System Serve Those Who Served Us?

How Well Does Our Higher Ed System Serve Those Who Served Us? PDF REPORT
November 1, 2017

College Complaints Unmasked: 99 Percent of Student Fraud Claims Concern For-Profit Colleges

College Complaints Unmasked: 99 Percent of Student Fraud Claims Concern For-Profit Colleges KEY FINDINGS Out of the total of 98,868 complaints reviewed by TCF, for-profit colleges generated […]
July 22, 2017

National Veteran Education Success Tracker: A Report on the Academic Success of Student Veterans Using the Post-9/11 GI Bill

National Veteran Education Success Tracker: A Report on the Academic Success of Student Veterans Using the Post-9/11 GI Bill
July 1, 2017

The Role of Colleges in Intergenerational Mobility

]The Role of Colleges in Intergenerational Mobility Fact sheet: PDF Non-technical summary: PDF Paper: PDF Slides: PDF | PPT Data: Stata / Excel NYT Interactive Tool to Explore Data: Web
June 7, 2017

Impact of the Financial CHOICE Act on Military Families

Impact of the Financial CHOICE Act on Military Families
April 1, 2017

Are Current Military Education Benefits Efficient and Effective for the Services?

Are Current Military Education Benefits Efficient and Effective for the Services? Key Findings Post-9/11 GI Bill (PGIB) Benefits Appear to Play a Small Positive Role in […]
March 9, 2017

When President George H. W. Bush “Cracked Down” on Abuses at For-Profit Colleges

When President George H. W. Bush “Cracked Down” on Abuses at For-Profit Colleges
February 13, 2017

The Reagan Administration’s Campaign to Rein In Predatory For-Profit Colleges

The Reagan Administration’s Campaign to Rein In Predatory For-Profit Colleges
February 13, 2017

Vietnam Vets and a New Student Loan Program Bring New College Scams

Vietnam Vets and a New Student Loan Program Bring New College Scams
January 24, 2017

Truman, Eisenhower, and the First GI Bill Scandal

Truman, Eisenhower, and the First GI Bill Scandal
January 22, 2017

Protecting Those Who Serve: How the CFPB Safeguards Military Members and Veterans from Abuse in the Financial Marketplace

Protecting Those Who Serve: How the CFPB Safeguards Military Members and Veterans from Abuse in the Financial Marketplace
January 11, 2017

Brookings Institution: How Much Do For-Profit Colleges Rely on Federal Funds?

Brookings Institution: How Much Do For-Profit Colleges Rely on Federal Funds?
January 1, 2017

Population Representation in the Military Services: Annual Reports

Population Representation in the Military Services: Annual Reports
December 22, 2016

Marching Across Generations? An Analysis of the Benefits Transfer Provision of the Post-9/11 GI Bill

Marching Across Generations? An Analysis of the Benefits Transfer Provision of the Post-9/11 GI Bill  
February 26, 2016

VA’s Failure to Protect Veterans from Deceptive College Recruiting Practices

Yale Law School: VA’s Failure to Protect Veterans from Deceptive College Recruiting Practices ARCHIVED LINK
September 22, 2015

The Covert For-Profit: How College Owners Escape Oversight through a Regulatory Blind Spot

The Covert For-Profit: How College Owners Escape Oversight through a Regulatory Blind Spot
August 22, 2015

A Crisis in Student Loans? How Changes in the Characteristics of Borrowers and in the Institutions They Attended Contributed to Rising Loan Defaults

A Crisis in Student Loans?  How Changes in the Characteristics of Borrowers and in the Institutions They Attended Contributed to Rising Loan Defaults
May 22, 2014

Use of Standardized Tests Within Nursing Education Programs

Use of Standardized Tests Within Nursing Education Programs Irene Coons, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
May 22, 2014

From the Battlefield to the Schoolyard: The Short-term Impact of the Post-9/11 GI Bill

Andrew Barr, Journal of Human Resources: From the Battlefield to the Schoolyard:  The Short-Term Impact of the Post-9/11 GI Bill
December 22, 2012

The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?

The For-Profit Postsecondary School Sector: Nimble Critters or Agile Predators?
December 22, 2012

Evaluating Student Outcomes at For-Profit Colleges

Evaluating Student Outcomes at For-Profit Colleges
December 22, 2010

Educational Benefits and Military Service: An Analysis of Enlistment, Reenlistment, and Veterans’ Benefit Usage 1991-2005

Educational Benefits and Military Service: An Analysis of Enlistment, Reenlistment, and Veterans’ Benefit Usage 1991-2005
December 22, 2007

The G.I. Bill and the Making of the Greatest Generation

Suzanne Mettler, Soldiers to Citizens: The G.I. Bill and the Making of the Greatest Generation
December 5, 1999

Going to War and Going to College: Did World War II and the G.I. Bill Increase Educational Attainment for Returning Veterans?

Going to War and Going to College: Did World War II and the G.I. Bill Increase Educational Attainment for Returning Veterans?