ERIC Number: ED327006
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Inspector General Semiannual Report to Congress, April 1, 1990-September 30, 1990.
Office of Inspector General (ED), Washington, DC.
Problems in the administration of student aid programs are documented in this semiannual report by the Department of Educations's Office of Inspector General (OIG). Chapter 1 describes abuses of the Department of Education's student financial assistance (SFA) programs, improper screening of participating schools, illegal access by ineligible campuses, improper admissions practices, and inappropriate loan management by lenders and guarantee agencies. Chapter 2 highlights audit reports on elementary, secondary, and other education programs. The third chapter discusses general department management, disciplinary actions, and contract administration. Nonfederal audit activities are described in chapter 4. Chapter 5 offers a statistical summary of audit and investigation activities and management improvement reports, and chapter 6, the final chapter, provides a background of the Department and OIG. Appendices contain reporting requirements, audit resolution tables, ED/OIG audits of Department programs and activities, unresolved audit reports, audit-related receivables activity, glossaries of terms and abbreviations, and an index. Nine figures and five tables are included. (LMI)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Inspector General (ED), Washington, DC.