| Sep 8, 2013
| 6:33 PM
These have not been good times for Corinthian Colleges Inc. or its investors.
Founded in 1995, Corinthian is one of the world's largest for-profit college companies, with an enrollment of about 81,000 students at 111 schools in 25 states and Canada....
| Aug 5, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Project Hope Alliance, a Costa Mesa-based organization that works with at-risk and homeless families in Orange County, received a $32,000 donation last week from Corinthian Colleges Inc. of Santa Ana.
The money was raised at a June 28 silent auction....
| Aug 20, 2010
One sign a degree from a for-profit school may not be worth pursuing? You won't be able to repay your student loans after graduating.
New data from the Department of Education reveals low repayment rates among recent graduates of for-profit schools,...
| Feb 10, 2011
They tell stories of broken promises, overly aggressive sales tactics, harassing phone calls, bungled financial aid and insurmountable debt.
Florida's attorney general is currently investigating eight for-profit colleges, which have been the subjects...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 10:39 PM
COSTA MESA — Youth Employment Services has received a $35,000 donation to help fund education and job referral programs for at-risk youths, the nonprofit organization said Tuesday.
Corinthian Colleges and its Everest Santa Ana campus raised the...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 9:17 AM
Former students in career-training programs at dozens of for-profit institutions have had so much trouble paying off their loans that the schools could lose access to federal student aid if they don’t improve, new data from theU.S. Department of...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:29 AM
WASHINGTON (AP)— The new federal agency charged with enforcing consumer finance laws is emerging as an ambitious sheriff, taking on companies for deceptive fees and marketing and unmoved by protests that its tactics go too far.
In the 14 months...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 8:42 PM
Former Daily Pilot Editor Tony Dodero is taking on a director position for a Santa Ana-based extended learning program.
Dodero on Monday was named director of marketing and communications for THINK Together, a nonprofit that provides 100,000 students...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:00 AM
With community colleges turning students away for lack of available slots, Latinos are projected to face disproportionately higher workforce training gaps, a study released Friday found.
That means lower wages over the lifetime of an estimated 840,000...