(WWLP) – A woman from California accused of paying a company $9,000 to take online classes for her son at Georgetown University has agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud.
Prosecutors say Karen Littlefair hired a consultant to have four classes taken on behalf of her son so he could graduate from Georgetown.
Prosecutors say they will recommend four months in prison and a fine. Sentencing is scheduled for May 13, 2020.
The case is part of a college admissions scandal.