"Disruption" is one of the most overused buzzwords in education today, according to education industry watcher Michelle R. Weise, and yet most people don't really know what it means.
Ohio-based Franklin U found a way to mash marketing and IT to help shape the student experience in choosing a new school. The results are amazing.
After struggling to hold meetings over conference bridges and Skype sessions, Louisiana State University's team of admissions counselors have found an app that helps them conduct conference calls easily and keep in touch at all times.
Regent Education has partnered with N2N Services in an effort to make it easier for schools to implement the Regent 8 financial aid management system.
The University of North Carolina Wilmington has migrated to a new transcript ordering platform in an effort to increase automation.
In an effort to transform core business processes and advance strategic goals, Boise State University is moving its ERP to the Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning Cloud.
Digital River and peerTransfer have partnered in an effort to make it easier for international students to make tuition payments.
Adobe is gearing up to release a major revision of its PDF tool for desktop and mobile, Acrobat, and to launch a new service called the Adobe Document Cloud, which will provide document management, control and electronic signing capabilities.
The move is part of the university's plan for "increasing the number of grant and contract proposals, especially those regarded as large and/or interdisciplinary proposals," which administrators described as "one of the key strategic objectives of 2013-2016."
Student success and the reinvention of academic credits top the list of business trends that are currently influencing education, according to a recent report from Gartner.