CECO - Career Education Corporation

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Career Education Corporation

231 North Martingale Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
United States

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryEducation & Training Services
Full Time Employees2,416

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Todd S. NelsonCEO, Pres & Director4.32MN/A1959
Mr. Ashish GhiaSr. VP & CFO697.62kN/A1977
Mr. Jeffrey D. AyersSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.1.36MN/A1961
Mr. John R. KlineSr. VP of American Intercontinental University794.2kN/A1963
Mr. Andrew H. HurstSr. VP of Colorado Technical University1.1MN/A1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Career Education Corporation operates colleges, institutions, and universities that provide education to student population in various career-oriented disciplines through online, campus based, and blended learning programs in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Colorado Technical University (CTU), American InterContinental University (AIU), and All Other Campuses. Its colleges and universities include AIU, CTU, Le Cordon Bleu institutions, Briarcliffe College, Harrington College of Design, and Sanford-Brown College. The company offers doctoral, master's, bachelor's, and associate degrees, as well as diploma and certificate programs. It also provides academic programs in the career-oriented disciplines of business studies, nursing, computer science, engineering, information systems and technologies, cybersecurity, and healthcare management, as well as information technologies, and education and criminal justice; and educational programs in culinary arts, as well as patisserie and baking. As of December 31, 2017, the company had a total student enrollment of approximately 34,800 students. Career Education Corporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois.

Corporate Governance

Career Education Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2018 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.