As colleges and universities accumulate more and more information from campus systems, researchers are looking for ways to turn big data into learning insights.
Mercy College in New York has implemented an enterprise constituent relationship management system for higher education to improve its communication with current and prospective students.
The newest release of Starfish’s student retention software, its fifth version, features a streamlined interface as well as new ways for acting on data, online help for students, and options for making it easier to communicate with groups of students.
Florence-Darlington Technical College will get “single-call” service in an agreement with Greenwood Hall.
School poverty, not minority level, continues to be the strongest indicator of college enrollment, according to a new report issued by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, which does longitudinal research in American education.
Software company Jenzabar has released a new enrollment Constituent Relationship Module (CRM) to its Jenzabar Internet Campus Solution (JICS), an online portal for connecting stakeholders and providing them access to information and data.
A new technology should be able to identify red flags that indicate students may be having academic problems and come up with action plans almost immediately.
Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY has developed an open source predictive analytics model that uses big data to help identify students at risk of not completing their coursework.
We may think of analytics as a maturing area in higher education, but there's still plenty of room for innovation. The real challenge now is to move analytics to action, says Russ Little, PAR's new Chief Innovation Officer.
Campus Management has unveiled a new student information system with constituent relationship management baked in.