Heritage College, a for-profit college with a location at 2800 S. Rock Road, has closed, according to the Kansas Board of Regents.
The school had 600 students at its Wichita location as of the 2014-15 school year, according to the regents.
The school also had a location in Kansas City.
This is at least the sixth for-profit college that has shut down, or shut down locations, this year. The list also includes ITT Tech, Wright Career College, Brown-Mackie, Regency Beauty School and Marinello School of Beauty.
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The U.S. Department of Education has gotten tougher in evaluating the financial strength of these colleges, and if they don’t pass, the government will rescind approval for federal loans.