'For-Profit' Colleges Booming One of the fastest-growing companies in the nation is Corinthian Colleges, Inc., according to Fortune Magazine. It's one of the largest "for-profit," post-secondary education companies, focusing on training students for specific jobs. Laura Sydell reports.
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One of the fastest-growing companies in the nation is Corinthian Colleges, Inc., according to Fortune Magazine. It's one of the largest "for-profit," post-secondary education companies, focusing on training students for specific jobs. Laura Sydell reports.