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 a ...
- 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 cas ...
- 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 Career ...
- 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, incl ...
- 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 ...
- 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 ...
- Wright Career College officially closes its doors, files for bankruptcy - fox4kc.com
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. â€”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 doors ...
- 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, ...
We continue to report on the ongoing saga in the California community college system. Schools are now opening for fall semester with fewer courses due to serious budget cuts, and students are feeling the academic pain.
The role of community colleges in the world of higher education has expanded over the years and, as the country works to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, they may be more important now than ever. Read on to learn more about the changing role of community colleges.
Colleges across the country are struggling to recover from the massive upheaval to the 2019-20 semester wrought by COVID-19. Housing refunds and slashed budgets are bound to have long-term impacts for the institutions that survive. Some experts suggest community colleges may be the best equipped to ride out the storm and may have the greatest impact in helping America recover.