On June 28, Department of Education Secretary, Betsy Devos, released an electronic announcement about the repeal of gainful employment regulations for higher education institutions starting July 1, 2020. The repeal creates an opportunity for institutions to do an “early implementation” of the regulations. Based on the flexibility provided and the administrative burden it places on institutions, Student Financial Support Services and college stakeholders along with support from the cabinet are moving forward with the process.
Early implementation means that the college, under Title IV regulations, will no longer be required to:
The College has started the process in removing disclosures from the appropriate areas and updating processes that involved the GE regulations and processes. Early implementation helps minimize confusion about program information and quickens how Madison College provides academic opportunities and financial support to students.
Contact Dr. Keyimani Alford, Director of Student Financial Support Services, with questions at 608.246.6320.
Published August 26, 2019. Updated August 28, 2019.