http://media.kansascity.com/static/v4/img/base/kcstar_banner.pngBy Rodolfo F. Acuna. For-profit colleges are not the answer to the rising cost of higher education. This increase is having a disastrous impact on many poor and middle income Americans, and it's disastrous for Mexican-American and other Latino communities. Over time, this trend will destroy all hope for millions of young people. Low-income students made up half of all the students in for-profit colleges, with minorities making up 37 percent of that population. Read more...