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Colleges raise IT spending to combat enrollment decline, survey suggests

by Lindsay McKenzie

Under pressure to enroll more students, colleges are planning to increase their technology budgets and offer more flexible learning options.

How data management drives enrollment at Texas Tech

by EdScoop Staff

On the Cutting EDge podcast, Texas Tech University CIO Sam Segran explains the school’s big enrollment and student success data effort.

Spring 2022 enrollment didn't show recovery, National Student Clearinghouse finds

by Emily Bamforth

Spring 2022 enrollment showed steeper year-over-year enrollment drops than last year, according to the National Student Clearinghouse.

How colleges can reach 'stopped-out' students

by Emily Bamforth

What students find effective engagement differs between groups, according to a survey of students who've withdrawn from their studies. Experts think technology can help.

First-time college freshmen are dropping out, researchers find

by Colin Wood

Persistence rates were steady as enrollment plummeted during the pandemic, but data from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center shows that freshmen are dropping out.

University admissions chat platform Unibuddy raises $20 million

by Emily Bamforth

Unibuddy, which connects university admissions offices with potential students, says it will triple the size of its engineering team.

Pepperdine business school taps machine learning to tout MBA value

by Colin Wood

Administrators hope to use new technology from AstrumU to calculate the market value of an MBA and attract additional students.

Predictive analytics are only as useful as the university culture around them

by Ryan Johnston

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

by Colin Wood

Universities and colleges saw a nearly 5% drop in their undergraduate enrollment, according to new data from the National Student Clearinghouse.