Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, is investigating potential securities fraud at Education Management Corporation (“Education Management” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:EDMC). The investigation focuses on whether Education Management and its executives violated federal securities laws in relation to the Security and Exchange Commission’s (“SEC”) comments about the Company’s internal financial controls. On September 16, 2014, Education Management announced that it would be unable file its 2014 annual financial report on Form 10-K in a timely manner due to unresolved comments from the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance related to revenue recognition and related bad debt reserves recorded upon student withdrawals from Company schools. On this news, shares of Education Management fell $0.12 per share, or nearly 10%, to close at $1.10 per share on September 17, 2014. Request more information now by clicking here: www.faruqilaw.com/EDMC . There is no cost or obligation to you. Take Action If you invested in Education Management stock or options between August 8, 2012 and September 16, 2014 and would like to discuss your legal rights, visit www.faruqilaw.com/EDMC. You can also contact us by calling Richard Gonnello toll free at 877-247-4292 or at 212-983-9330 or by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding Education Management’s conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders and others. Attorney Advertising. The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP ( www.faruqilaw.com). Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome with respect to any future matter. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your particular case. All communications will be treated in a confidential manner.