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DeVry University Students to Benefit from $100 Million FTC Settlement

Op/Ed By Charlene Crowell


charlene-crowell( – For the third time in two years, a large for-profit college has faced charges of defrauding its students. This time the charges stem from promises of jobs and incomes that never materialized.

On December 15, the suburban Chicago-based DeVry University agreed to a $100 million settlement to end a lawsuit filed by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Filed in January, the   FTC charged that from 2008 to 2015 the for-profit institution engaged in deceptive marketing and advertising.

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