Tags Student success
UMass leans on hybrid orientation to fuel student success
On the Cutting EDge podcast, University of Massachusetts Amherst CIO Chris Misra says a hybrid student orientation program is fueling its approach to student success.
Cardona: College data good, college rankings 'a joke'
Education Secretary Miguel Cardona said colleges should spend more time on metrics that actually matter instead of clout-chasing.
How data management drives enrollment at Texas Tech
On the Cutting EDge podcast, Texas Tech University CIO Sam Segran explains the school’s big enrollment and student success data effort.
CSU adds additional cohort for 'student success analytics' certificate
California State University is adding another cohort for its Student Success Analytics certificate this fall to meet heightened demand.
U. Central Florida hires student success VP to boost analytics efforts
The University of Central Florida's new VP for student success is tasked with using data analytics to improve retention and graduation rates.
Students favor online, asynchronous courses, according to survey
Anthology found students want online and asynchronous courses to stick around as universities weigh in-person and digital options.
Ellucian wants users' data on career opportunities, student success
Edtech giant Ellucian is allowing the Burning Glass Institute research group to use its data for workforce development research.
Kentucky launches online platform to discuss student success
Kentucky's higher education council hopes that providing a space for faculty and staff to chat about student success best practices will boost educational attainment.
Virtual coaching pilot got National U. students back on track
A recent pilot project spurred hundreds of at-risk students to connect with virtual coaches.