Quotable Quotes!

"In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends."

Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Our overall goal at the Department of Education in postsecondary education is to make sure that students ... have the information they need to make good choices, and that they have good quality postsecondary education that serves both them as students and taxpayers as well ...  If there is not quality, we want to know about it and if we can, we want to do something about it." 

Robert Shireman, Deputy Undersecretary, US Department of Education

"In the past two years we have made major new investments to expand federal financial aid. Pell Grants and student loans now provide more than $20 billion to for-profit higher education companies every year. We need to ensure for-profit colleges are working well to meet the needs of students and not just shareholders. We owe it to students and taxpayers to make sure these dollars are being well spent."

Senator Tom Harkin, Chairman of the Health, Education,Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee

 "In my opinion, schools should be held accountable for doing what they say they'll do."

Richard T. Jerue, former Vice President, Government Relations and Corporate Development, EDMC current President Art Institute of Charleston, SC