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FRONTLINE

College Inc.

  • Aired: 05/04/2010
  • 56:10
  • Expires: 05/04/2016
  • Rating: NR
The business of higher education is booming. It's a $400 billion industry fueled by taxpayer money. But what are students getting out of the deal? Critics say a worthless degree and a mountain of debt. Investors insist they're innovators, widening access to education.
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College Inc.
How new for-profit universities are transforming the way we think about college in America
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Funding for FRONTLINE is provided through the support of PBS viewers and by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Major funding for FRONTLINE is provided by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Additional funding is provided by the Park Foundation and by the FRONTLINE Journalism Fund.

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