Report 2013-045 Recommendation 28 Responses

Report 2013-045: Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education: It Has Consistently Failed to Meet Its Responsibility to Protect the Public's Interests (Release Date: March 2014)

Recommendation #28 To: Private Postsecondary Education, Bureau for

To ensure that institutions provide prospective students with accurate data in their fact sheets and annual reports, the bureau should immediately direct its staff to review and retain documentation supporting the fact sheets during on-site inspections.

6-Month Agency Response

Final procedures have been provided. (See Attachment #28)

  • Completion Date: September 2014
  • Response Date: September 2014

California State Auditor's Assessment of 6-Month Status: Fully Implemented

60-Day Agency Response

Procedures have been updated to specifically include maintaining documentation requested to verify data on performance fact sheets. This was the responsibility of the Bureau Chief.

  • Completion Date: May 2014
  • Response Date: May 2014

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Partially Implemented

The bureau's procedures are not finalized and are in draft form.

  • Auditee did not substantiate its claim of full implementation

All Recommendations in 2013-045

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.