Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Daymar College
Penalty: 
$12,400,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
September 10, 2015
Offense Group: 
miscellaneous offenses
Primary Offense: 
civil contempt
Violation Description: 

Daymar College agreed to pay $1.2 million in restitution to students and to forgo collection of $11 million in debt owed by former students, in settlement of allegations it violated the Kentucky Consumer Protection Act by attempting to force students to buy textbooks from the more expensive college store, misrepresenting students' ability to transfer credits to other institutions, admitting students who failed admissions assessment, and hiring unqualified faculty staff.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Kentucky Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kentucky
Facility City: 
Owensboro
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