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Frontline. College, Inc.

Author: John MaggioMartin SmithChris DurranceBen McCoySam ShinnAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : PBS Distribution, [2010]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Higher education is a $400 billion industry fueled by taxpayer money. One of the fastest-growing and most controversial sectors of the industry is the for-profit colleges and universities. Frontline looks at these for-profit colleges and universities and how the way they use money affects the education they provide.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Television news programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Maggio; Martin Smith; Chris Durrance; Ben McCoy; Sam Shinn; Justin Samaha; Seth Bomse; WGBH Educational Foundation.; Rain Media, Inc.,; PBS Distribution (Firm),
ISBN: 9781608832835 160883283X
OCLC Number: 643117456
Language Note: In English with optional audio description; closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from title frame.
Originally produced for Frontline public television broadcast on May 4, 2010.
"Frontline is a production of WGBH/Boston."--End credits.
Credits: Editor, Seth Bomse ; directors of photography, Ben McCoy, Sam Shinn ; music, Justin Samaha.
Performer(s): Correspondent, Martin Smith.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen; stereo Dolby Digital.
Contents: Meet Michael Clifford --
The for-profit model --
The sales and marketing story --
What it takes to revive a failing college --
New, tougher regulations --
Everyone's joined the fray.
Other Titles: Frontline (Television program).
College, Inc
College, Incorporated
Frontline (Television program)
Responsibility: WGBH Educational Foundation ; produced by Chris Durrance, John Maggio, Martin Smith ; written by John Maggio & Martin Smith ; a Frontline co-production with Rain Media, Inc.

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Higher education is a $400 billion industry fueled by taxpayer money. One of the fastest-growing and most controversial sectors of the industry is the for-profit colleges and universities. Frontline looks at these for-profit colleges and universities and how the way they use money affects the education they provide.

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