Tags University of Phoenix

Education Department to cancel $6 billion in loans to defrauded students

by Emily Bamforth

The Education Department reached a proposed settlement with about 200,000 borrowers who attended schools found to have committed misconduct.

University of Phoenix president quits amid inquiry into previous job

by Emily Bamforth

University of Phoenix President George Burnett, who was hired in February, stepped down after an Education Department inquiry.

University of Phoenix predicts all but one in-person location will close by 2024

by Emily Bamforth

The for-profit school is on track to close all but one physical campus by 2024, as its 84,000 students overwhelmingly prefer learning online.