The change levels the playing field between the university and other sister institutions when applying for grants, he said. Department of Education has targeted for-profit colleges with added oversight in recent years and fined several for-profit networks of colleges under the Obama administration, which resulted in colleges like Corinthian College and ITT Technical Institute closing down.
It also moves BJU from a for-profit college to a nonprofit classification with the U. Department of Education, “which is frequently perceived more favorably by the public,” Page said. And though the university operates debt-free and doesn’t plan to take on debt, it could potentially save through lower interest rates if it chose to take on debt, Page said.
The issue in the court case was the university’s refusal to allow interracial dating or marriage among students, staff or faculty of the university, a rule it has since abandoned.Drake's pissed about his weekend at Coachella because he claims the exclusive country club where he stayed racially profiles customers.Drizzy -- who made a guest appearance with Future at the music festival -- made it known Sunday that the folks at The Madison Club were awful hosts. AM PT -- For some reason, Drake deleted his Instagram post calling out The Madison Club.Of course, he has nearly 36 million followers, many of whom are already ripping the club, so the damage might be done.
In his first meeting with the university’s Cabinet, Pettit said he believed it was appropriate for BJU to seek its tax-exempt status because the university doesn’t believe the positions it once held about race.