For-Profit College

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (Credit: CBS)

Durbin Calls For Crackdown On For-Profit Colleges

Senator Dick Durbin says he’s renewing his efforts on Capitol Hill to crack down on abuses by some for-profit colleges.


File Photo of Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan (Chip Somodevilla/ Getty Images)

Madigan: Westwood College Offers Useless Criminal Justice Degrees

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has filed suit against Westwood College, charging the institution with deceiving students into piling up tens of thousands of dollars in student loans for meaningless degrees in criminal justice.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012