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Pepperdine business school taps machine learning to tout MBA value
Administrators hope to use new technology from AstrumU to calculate the market value of an MBA and attract additional students.
University of Rochester promotes deputy CIO to top spot
University of Rochester Deputy Chief Information Officer Julie Myers was named the university's new CIO.
Iowa community college to resume online classes after ransomware attack
Administrators at Des Moines Area Community College said they're now working with law enforcement to recover from the cyberattack.
Tech-Enabled Student Success — An EdScoop Special Report
University and college educators are turning to digital tools to ensure their student bodies can graduate and find success in the workforce.
Technology aids university transfer students, but human connection is key
Universities and colleges are getting better organized with credit transfers, but technology can't replace face-to-face orientations, leaders said.
Universities review peer note-taking as assistive technology options multiply
A pandemic-era influx of distance-learning technology is affording new opportunities to students who want more options for notes and other course materials.
Predictive analytics are only as useful as the university culture around them
Data analytics are a key tool for higher education institutions seeking to bolster student success, but don't expect a silver bullet, experts said.
University enrollment is crashing at decade-high rate, new report shows
Universities and colleges saw a nearly 5% drop in their undergraduate enrollment, according to new data from the National Student Clearinghouse.
Purdue U. Global begins offering free online courses
Purdue University Global students can now take certain general education requirements for free through OnlineDegree.com.
U. of South Florida's 10-year plan includes analytics, shifts in IT
IT plays a large role in the University of South Florida's game plan to boost research and become a member of the Association of American Universities.