ClearLight Partners, LLC Announces Award for Sale of U.S. Education

NEWPORT BEACH, CA – ClearLight Partners is proud to announce that the Orange County chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) presented its annual Spotlight Award to U. S. Education, a former ClearLight portfolio company. The award was given in recognition of ClearLight’s successful sale of U. S. Education to DeVry in a $290 million transaction that closed in September 2008.

About U.S. Education

U.S. Education is an operator of for-profit, post-secondary schools. Through a combination of acquisitions and organic growth, U.S. Education grew from a four-campus school in Northern California to a leading career education company with seventeen campuses across the Western U.S. and a dominant position in allied healthcare training.