Wright Career College News
Browse past news stories for Wright Career College in Overland Park, KS.
- Wright Career College fraud lawsuit has paid out $3 million to former students
lawsuit against now closed Wright Career College settled for $3 million and 167 students were paid file photo Kansas City Star It ...
- Wright Career College accrediting agency to be re-evaluated - Kansas City Star
The accrediting agency that sanctioned Wright Career College, which suddenly shut down earlier this year, announced this week it needs an overhaul and will no longer take applic ...
- The feds were watching Wright Career College well before it closed - Kansas City Star
Before Wright Career College declared bankruptcy earlier this month and abruptly closed its doors, federal educators had launched a review of how the school used its cash. The U. ...
- Sudden closing of Wright Career College leaves uncertain future for students - fox4kc.com
"Do I need to start over?" she asked. "I just need to know. I have to make plans for my life. I have a small daughter." Schulte was supposed to graduate Saturday from Wright C ...
- WATC hosting open house, calls on former Wright Career College students - Wichita Business Journal (blog)
Wichita Area Technical College is hosting an open house at multiple locations next week to allow attendees to apply for its recently announced Wichita Promise scholarship program, including ...
- Wright Career College students struggle to get transcripts - KWCH
Wright Career College students in Wichita reached out to Eyewitness News after struggling to get a hold of their transcripts from the college. Four nursing st ...
- Vatterott working to help students after Wright Career College suddenly closes - kfor.com
OKLAHOMA CITY - Students who were trying to create a better life for themselves and their families were stunned when an Oklahoma City career college suddenly shut its doors. Last week, Wright Career College unexpectedly shut its doors at all five ...Vatterott Education Centers seek to assist Wright Career Colleg ...
- Wright Career College accrediting agency president resigns - Kansas City Star
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools accredited the now closed Wright Career College, which has five campuses including one in Overland Park, and such troubled or recently closed for-profit schools, as ITT Tech, Sanford Brown, the ...Oklahoma groups offering help to students of defunct Wright Career CollegeN ...
- Wright Career College officially closes its doors, files for bankruptcy - fox4kc.com
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. —Wright Career College has decided to close its doors and file for bankruptcy, and the decision has left many students frustrated and wondering if they'll have to start over to earn a degree. Students at the Overland Park campus ...Wright Career College closes doorsKMB ...
- Wright Career College files for bankruptcy - Kansas City Star
Overland Park-based Wright Career College has filed for bankruptcy and closed its campuses here and in four other cities, leaving about 1,000 current students upset and uncertain about how to finish their degrees or certification programs. The company ...Wright Car ...
- Wright Career College is laying off staff and no longer accepting new students - Kansas City Star
The future of Overland Park-based Wright Career College is uncertain after layoffs of administrative staff at its five campuses and an announcement this week that no new students ...
- Wright Career College to close - Wichita Business Journal (blog)
KWCHWright Career College is closing its doors in Wichita and at the institution's four other locations, phasing out its operations. Administrative staff have been laid off, though it's not clear how many. Classes have not been canceled, ...
Many students enroll in community college with the intent of transferring to a four-year school. Of those who do, many succeed, and yet traditional colleges and universities continue to overlook them. Read on to learn more about why more community college students don’t transfer schools and to receive some tips for making the transfer yourself.
Community college is the only option for many students who either can’t afford a traditional four-year university or who need a more flexible school environment. Just because community college is different, however, doesn’t mean that its students matter any less. The Aspen Prize exists to encourage community colleges to do more for their students and to continually strive for improvement.
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