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This resource is being maintained for historical purposes only and is not currently applicable.

Gainful Employment Frequently Asked Questions

These Frequently Asked Questions provide information and operational guidance on the requirements of the new gainful employment regulations. Institutions must review the final regulations as published in the Federal Register on October 29, 2010, to ensure that they are in compliance with all of the GE Program requirements.

The listing of Frequently Asked Questions will be updated periodically and include the date of the update. New and/or updated questions and answers will be marked NEW. If you have questions that have not been addressed, please submit them to the GE Questions mailbox at and include the name of the institution.

The questions below are grouped by the follow categories:

- General [G]

- Debt to Earnings Rates [D/E]

- Disclosure [D]

- Reporting [R]