October 22, 2013
Investor-Backed Bilingual College Is Scaled Back Amid Low Enrollment
A Hispanic-serving bilingual college, announced with a splash less than two years ago as a joint venture between a high-profile investor group and an affiliate of Chapman University, has been quietly converted into a less-ambitious one-year "pathways" program for students pursuing associate degrees.
University officials said the venture, once called Ameritas College of Brandman University, had not attracted the enrollment it expected as a four-year college. It had enrolled only 95