B-School News Roundup: For-Profit B-School Shuts Down

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Butler Business School Closes, Students Stunned (Connecticut Post): Business school students in Connecticut returning from their holiday break were dealt a rough blow this week when they found that the Butler Business School had abruptly closed. The closure of the school, a private, non-degree-granting occupational institution, leaves many students in the lurch, especially those who had taken out more than $20,000 in loans to attend the program and have not yet graduated. Connecticut’s Office of Higher Education, which has regulatory oversight over these types of schools, said it is contacting students to collect their information and find ways to help them complete their studies at other occupational schools in the state.

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