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APSCU is the leading advocate for the two million students who attend private sector colleges and universities and the 1,450 institutional members that educate them. The APSCU Government Relations team ensures that their interests and priorities have a strong, clear voice on Capitol Hill, with the administration, and before relevant federal agencies. We collaborate with leaders of higher education organizations and other stakeholders to achieve our shared legislative and regulatory policy priorities. 

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APSCU Responds to U.S. Department of Education Decision to Not Appeal Gainful Employment Litigation APSCU President and CEO Steve Gunderson released the stateme…

APSCU Addresses New Rulemaking Process for Higher Education Following the U.S. Department of Education’s announcement of…

APSCU Responds to Legislation Limiting Marketing, Advertising, and Recruitment in Higher Ed APSCU today released the following statement in response to …

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PSCUs open doors to many of the 13 million unemployed and 90 million undereducated Americans by providing a skills-based education. To remain competitive over the next decade, we must identify between 8 and 23 million new workers with postsecondary skills. PSCUs are a necessary part of that solution, having produced over 800,000 degrees last year alone.