Applying the Ethical Intent Matrix to For-Profit Institutions

After research into fraudulent and substandard educational institutions, the author created the Ethical Intent Matrix based upon ethical intent, public interest, and public choice theories to create a framework for determining school's ethical intent in their offerings. Author also created corresponding actions that designate schools into one of four quadrants on the Ethical Intent Matrix.

WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies &
Paul Shuler
Presentation Date: 
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Event or Conference: 
NASASPS Collaborative Conference with SAN Institutions 2018
Presentation Type: 
Paper Presentation
Boyer's Domain: 
Presentation Location: 
921 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
United States
Abstract: 
After research into fraudulent and substandard educational institutions, the author created the Ethical Intent Matrix based upon ethical intent, public interest, and public choice theories to create a framework for determining school's ethical intent in their offerings. This presentation also provides corresponding actions that designate schools into one of four quadrants on the Ethical Intent Matrix that can be used in regulatory and accreditor reviews of institutions.