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April 20, 2016VIA E-MAIL AND OVERNIGHT DELIVERYMr. Kevin ModanyPresident and CEOITT Educational Services, Inc.13000 North Meridian StreetCarmel, IN 46032kmodany@ittesi.comDear Mr. Modany:ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE, INDIANAPOLIS, INITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE, SPOKANE VALLEY, WAID CODE 00016040(MC)ID CODE 00016074(MC)Subject: Show-Cause Directive LetterThe Council, at its recent meeting, reviewed the responses provided by ITT EducationalServices, Inc. (ITT) to multiple sources of adverse information since 2014 regarding a variety offinancial and regulatory issues confronting the institutions. As a result of this review, the Councilfound the following based on the Accreditation Criteria:eThe nature of the adverse information and ITT’s responses to Council requests forinformation call into question the institutions’ administrative capacity, organizationalintegrity, financial viability and ability to serve students in a manner that complies withACICS standards (Sections 1-2-100(f), 3-1-202(a), 3-1-203, 3-1-300, 3-1-410, and 3-1434)Specifically, the Council reviewed information from a variety of sources and theinstitutions’ responses in connection with the following items:oUnresolved civil investigative demands from the attorneys general of Arkansas,Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, lowa, Kentucky, Maryland,Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee,Washington and the District of Columbia under the authority of state consumerprotection statutes regarding ITT’s marketing and advertising; recruitment; financialaid; academic advising; career services; admissions practices; programs; licensureexam pass rates; accreditation; student retention; graduation rates; and job placementperformance.750 First Street, NE, Suite 980 @Washington,DC20002-4223@t-202.336.6780@f - 202.842.2593@www.acics.orgACCREDITING COUNCIL FOR INDEPENDENT COLLEGES AND SCHOOLS

Mr. Kevin ModanyApril 20, 2016Page 2Unresolved litigation and investigations by the Consumer Financial ProtectionBureau, the Securities Exchange Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice fora variety of issues related to the institution’s student lending practices andmisrepresentations to investors and an alleged violation of the federal False ClaimsAct.The on-going status of ITT’s participation in the Federal Student Aid program (TitleIV), including the financial implications of the Heightened Cash Monitoringconditions applied to the institutions’ access to funds.The insufficiency of ITT’s response to public and widely-known allegationsregarding the quality of instructional materials.ITT’s failure to comply with the Council directive to develop and submit a plan thatprovides for the continuation and completion of all students currently enrolled in theevent that the institution elects to curtail or suspend operations.Council ActionBased on its review, the Council determined that the institutions have not demonstratedcompliance with the Accreditation Criteria. Therefore, the Council directed the institutions,defined as the main campuses and their respective branches, to show cause at the next Councilmeeting why its current grants of accreditation should not be withdrawn by suspension orotherwise conditioned.The Council has directed that ITT appear before the Council in person at the August 2016meeting. There is a 5,000 fee for personal appearances before the Council. This fee is duewithin ten days of receipt of this notice.In response to the directive, ITT must submit the following information by June 15, 2016:Evidence that ITT has investigated and remedied, across the system, any operational orprocedural deficiencies regarding compliance with state consumer protection statutes ofits marketing, advertising, recruitment and admissions, academic advising and careerservices activities.Evidence that ITT has investigated and remedied any operational or proceduraldeficiencies, across the system, regarding instructional resources of insufficient quality.

Mr. Kevin ModanyApril 20, 2016Page 3Evidence that ITT has reviewed and remedied any policy or procedural issues derivedfrom the collection, analysis, reporting and public disclosures of data regarding retention,placement, and graduation rates.A full description of the depth and breadth of ITT’s efforts to resolve litigation andinvestigations by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau regarding the lendingpractices of the institution.A full description of the depth and breadth of the ITT’s efforts to resolve ofinvestigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission regarding representationsmade to investors by ITT senior management.A full description of the resolution of the False Claims Act action brought by the U.S.Department of Justice regarding disbursements of public funds made to the institution.Evidence that ITT has reviewed and resolved the administrative issues that led to a latefinancial audit submittal to the U.S. Department of Education and restricted access tocash.A full description of the depth and breadth of ITT’s efforts to generate enrollmentdemand sufficient to maintain its financial stability and sustain its current operations.The institutions are directed to submit to the Council office a plan for the continuedoperations of its campuses that includes:a.b.c.d.e.A listing, by campus, of students with the student name; program of study;and expected graduation date.An aggregate total, by campus, of the status of unearned tuition, status ofrefunds due, and current student account balances.A listing, by campus including all online activity, of comparable programsoffered at other institutions in case teach-out agreements or transferarrangements are needed for students to complete their programselsewhere.A custodian for all permanent academic records in case of closure thatincludes contact information for this individual or entity and the processby which students can obtain their records.A description of the financial resources available to ensure that studentscan complete their programs or receive refunds in the event that theinstitution does suspend or cease operations.

Mr. Kevin ModanyApril 20, 2016Page 4Please submit eight hard copies of your response and one electronic copy via flash drive(s)by the date indicated above. Following submission and review of the institutions’ response,ACICS may conduct a special visit to the institutions. Failure to provide all informationrequested by the Council may result in the withdrawal of your institutions’ grants ofaccreditation.The Council is obligated to take adverse action against any institution that fails to come intocompliance with the Accreditation Criteria within established time frames without good cause.Please consult the Introduction of Title Il, Chapter 3 for additional information.Your immediate attention to this matter is (202) 336-6781 or you have any questions, please contact meSincerely,OK bbzAnthony S. BiedaExecutive in ChargeC:ITT Technical Services, Inc.: RegulatoryAAC@itt-tech.eduITT Technical Institute, Indianapolis, IN: Regulatory011@itt-tech.eduITT Technical Institute, Spokane Valley, WA: Regulatory05 1 @itt-tech.eduU.S. Department of Education: aslrecordsmanager@ed.govAtlanta School Participation Division- Region IV: christopher.miller@ed.govBoston/New York School Participation Team- Region I & II: Betty.coughlin@ed.govChicago/Denver School Participation Team- Region V & VIII: douglas.parrott@ed.govChicago/Denver School Participation Team- Region V & VIII: Kerry.O'Brien@ed.govDallas School Participation Team- Region VI: cynthia.thornton@ed.govKansas City School Participation Team- Region VII: ralph.lobosco@ed.govPhiladelphia School Participation Team- Region III: Nancy.paula.gifford@ed.govSan Francisco/Seattle School Participation Team- Region IX: martina.fernandezrosario@ed.govAlabama Department of Postsecondary Education: amcgrady@dpe.eduArizona State Board For Private Postsecondary Education: teri.stanfill@azppse.govArkansas State Board of Private Career Education: brenda.germann@arkansas. govCalifornia Bureau For Private Postsecondary Education: Department of Higher Education: On Postsecondary Education (Nevada): kdwuest@cpe.state.nv.usFlorida Department of Education:

Mr. Kevin ModanyApril 20, 2016Page 5Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission: State Board of Education: valerie.fenske@osbe.idaho. govIllinois Board of Higher Education: campbell@ibhe.orgIndiana Commission On Proprietary Education: College Student Aid Commission: Carolyn.small@iowa.govKansas Board of Regents: jjohnson@ksbor.orgKansas Board of Regents: cpuderbaugh@ksbor.orgKentucky Council On Postsecondary Education: aaron.thompson@ky.govMaryland State Board of Nursing: marykay.goetter@maryland.govMassachusetts Division of Professional SMichigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs: beamishm@michigan.govMinnesota Office of Higher Education: Commission of Proprietary School and College Registration:kverneuille@mccb.eduMissouri Department of Higher Education: Department of Education: brad.dirksen@nebraska.govNew Mexico Higher Education Department: Diane. Vigil@state.nm.usNew York State Education Department: carole.yates@nysed.govNJ Department of Labor and Workforce North Carolina Community College System: corls@nccommunitycolleges.eduOhio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools: john.ware@scr.state.oh.usOklahoma Board of Private Vocational Schools: nhouse@obpvs.ok.govOklahoma Career and Technology Education Board of Education:Robert.Sommers@okcareertech.orgOregon Office of Degree Authorization: us; alethia.miller@state.or.usPennsylvania Division of Private Licensed Schools: plandis@pa.govSouth Carolina Commission On Higher Education: Council of Higher Education For Virginia: sylviarosacasanova@schev.eduTennessee Higher Education Commission: julie.woodruff@tn. govTexas Higher Education Coordinating Board: cathie.maeyaert@thecb.state.tx.usTexas Workforce Commission: michael.delong@twce.state.tx.usUtah Dept. of Commerce: mwinegar@utah.govUtah Dept. of Commerce: egaleria@utah. govWashington Student Achievement Council: michaelb@wsac.wa.govWisconsin Educational Approval Board: David.Dies@eab.wisconsin.govWisconsin Educational Approval Board: Linda.Heidtman@eab.wisconsin.govDr. Joseph Gurubatham, ACICS Executive Vice President:

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