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Trade school scam investigated

November 21st, 2008 · No Comments

A trade school in Chicago (not represented on Trade School World) is being investigated for misleading students “about job placement and hands-on experience.”
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Oregon culinary school faces lawsuit

March 9th, 2008 · No Comments

Two women in Portland, Oregon have filed a class-action lawsuit against Western Culinary Institute, claiming that the private trade school employs misleading sales pitches and leaves student’s ill-equipped to pay off student loans. The suit was filed March 6th in Multnomah County Circuit Court, naming Western and its Illinois-based parent company, Career Education Corp.

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