Source:Sarah Butrymowicz, Meredith Kolodner, Eric Salzman and Kate Snow
Affiliation:The Hechinger Report and NBC Nightly News
Date:July 11, 2019
Certificate programs promise training that leads to a good job in a short amount of time.
But The Hechinger Report and NBC Nightly News found that many certificate programs, especially the for-profit ones, don’t train students well enough to qualify for the jobs offered in their advertisements, and most colleges drive students deeply into debt.