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These students borrowed $35K plus for an unaccredited program that closed. Years later, their debts remain

Sunday, April 21, 2019
Bob Fernandez | The Philadelphia Inquirer
Robin Howarth

As graduation approached and they started looking for jobs in 2010, Jacqueline Franklin, Jami Reichardt, Bridgette Collins, and about 14 other women at the Sanford Brown Institute in Trevose came to a harsh realization: Their for-profit school wasn’t accredited for its ultrasound program even though they had each borrowed tens of thousands of dollars from the federal government to go there.