This article has not yet been published. If will help readers understand the difference between public and private institutions so they can make an informed decision as to where they want to teach. The are pluses and minuses on both sides. If you have any comments or questions and want to send them to me use the comment section below.
I have worked for not-for-profit community colleges for more than 14 years. Over the last 5 years, my college has hired several employees who “jumped ship” from local for-profit institutions. Personally, I have hired two intelligent, talented staff members who left their jobs in for-profit institutions and took a cut in pay to come to work at my college. What does that tell you?