For people who need information in an instant, the Imagine America Foundation now has complete readable electronic versions of its publications available online.  Publications will appear exactly as they appear in print. With a subscription, information can be accessed anytime, anywhere with the internet.  All you have to do is sign in.

This application lets customers view our publications online similar to an ebook.  The publications for sale cannot be saved or printed however once the customer has subscribed to a publication they can view it anytime, anywhere, and as often as they like.  Some of the free content is downloadable and can be printed.  Plus you can search the full text, and bookmark key pages for future reference.

What's New

  • Filling America's Skilled Worker Shortage: The Role of Career Colleges (2008) Imagine America Foundation Filling America's Skilled Worker Shortage: The Role of Career Colleges (2008)
    Author(s): Imagine America Foundation
    Keyword(s): career college; career college sector; higher education; post secondary; post secondary education; postsecondary education; private career college; private for-profit; scholarships; student financial aid; private for-profit college; students; skilled workers; labor shortage
    Abstract: This report presents a comprehensive review of the U.S. labor force skills shortage by industry, and the role of career colleges in meeting the high demand for industries such as business and management, computers and communication, education, healthcare, legal and personnel, and culinary. It also contains an overview comparison showing which educational sectors are currently providing the training for the different specialties, and the increase expected over the next ten years of the number of new jobs resulting from growth and replacement of workers leaving each industry on a national and state profile basis. Filling America’s Skilled Worker Shortage is an important tool for education administrators, policymakers, investor groups, and college owners and operators to assess current and projected labor trends facing the U.S. labor force.

    To order a hard copy, contact Jenny Faubert at jennyf@imagine-america.org or visit our IAF Bookstore.
  • Fact Book 2008: A Profile of Career Colleges and Universities Imagine America Foundation Fact Book 2008: A Profile of Career Colleges and Universities
    Author(s): Imagine America Foundation
    Keyword(s): career college; private for-profit college; career college sector; postsecondary education
    Abstract: Prepared by leading industry analysts, the Imagine America Foundation’s Fact Book contains research and analysis of important trends in the career college sector of higher education. It presents a comprehensive look at the for-profit and career college sector of higher education, as well as a comparison of public and private two- and four-year institutions. It also contains re­search and analysis of important trends in the career college sector, data on enrollment, student benefits and outcomes, career college student profile, default rates, return on investment statistics and job opportunities for graduates.

    To order a hard copy, contact Jenny Faubert at jennyf@imagine-america.org or visit our IAF Bookstore.
  • Student Financial Aid Study of the States (1998) The Imagine America Foundation Student Financial Aid Study of the States (1998)
    Author(s): The Imagine America Foundation
    Keyword(s): career college; career college sector; postsecondary education; private for-profit college
    Abstract: The study examined state policies on providing grant and scholarship assistance to those students who chose to attend private, for-profit institutions. A list of state loan and grant programs available to such students was included in the report, along with the eligibility criteria for the programs.
  • 2007 Annual Report Imagine America Foundation 2007 Annual Report
    Author(s): Imagine America Foundation
    Keyword(s): career college; career college sector; higher education; post secondary; post secondary education; postsecondary education; private career college; private for-profit; private for-profit college; student financial aid
    Abstract: The Imagine America Foundation's Annual Report outlines the Foundation's scholarship, award and program activities throughout the 2007 year. Specifically, our 2007 Annual Report showcases the stories of the many students that have been helped over the past year. Over 8,000 student lives were impacted by the Imagine America programs. To request print copies of our 2007 Annual Report, please contact Jenny Faubert at jennyf@imagine-america.org or 202.336.6743.
  • 2006 Annual Report Imagine America Foundation 2006 Annual Report
    Author(s): Imagine America Foundation
    Keyword(s): career college; career college sector; higher education; post secondary; post secondary education; postsecondary education; private career college; private for-profit; private for-profit college; student financial aid; scholarships; students
    Abstract: The Imagine America Foundation's Annual Report outlines the Foundation's scholarship, award and program activities throughout the 2006 year. For more information about the Imagine America Foundation visit www.imagine-america.org.
  • 2005 Annual Report Imagine America Foundation 2005 Annual Report
    Author(s): Imagine America Foundation
    Keyword(s): post secondary; career college; career college sector; higher education; post secondary education; postsecondary education; private career college; private for-profit; private for-profit college; scholarships; student financial aid; students
    Abstract: The Imagine America Foundation's Annual Report outlines the Foundation's scholarship, award and program activities throughout the 2005 year.For more information about the Imagine America Foundation visit www.imagine-america.org.