College Financial-Aid Fraud Rises as Online Study Grows

Posted on December 11, 2012 by Sally Mesarosh

As online college classes grow in popularity, financial-aid fraud rings are increasing as well, Arizona authorities say.

In the last three years, federal officials have uncovered three financial-aid schemes involving hundreds of thousands of dollars at Rio Salado College, an online school that is part of the Maricopa Community Colleges system.

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Arizona Republic. December 11, 2012

http://www.azcentral.com/community/phoenix/articles/20121205college-financial-aid-fraud-rises.html