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Publication Date

Summer 6-14-2016

Quick Facts

  • Called “Diploma Mills,” the book explains why the $35 billion for-profit industry negatively affects students, taxpayers, lawmakers, and the many others who have viewed higher education as the promise of a better life.
  • Angulo labels for-profit colleges as “diploma mills” that target low-income and nontraditional students, and scoop up a disproportionate amount of federal student aid.