The Program for Research on Private Higher Education
Dedicated to Building Knowledge about Private Higher Education around the World
IHE Winter 2009

For-profit versus Nonprofit Higher Education

Abstract:

Levy, Daniel. For-profit versus Nonprofit Higher Education. Winter 2009.

Distinctions between the three sectors of education -- public, private non-profit, and for-profit -- are often difficult to draw. While certain legally-mandated financial standards divide them, domestic and foreign for-profit institutions may look and