Category: Student Retention

5 Practical Tips to Accelerate Student Retention Rate (#4 critical)

5 Practical Tips to Accelerate Student Retention Rate (#4 critical)

Despite meticulous research done by students before enrolling in a college or university, many drop out before graduation, mostly in their first year...
Department of Education Publishes Best Practices for Improving At-Risk Student’ Success Outcomes

Department of Education Publishes Best Practices for Improving At-Risk Student’ Success Outcomes

This month, the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) published 6 best practices and supporting implementation guides for post-secondary institutions ...
Why Mobile App for higher education is an absolute must in the current era?

Why Mobile App for higher education is an absolute must in the current era?

In the past several years, the use of smartphones has quickly evolved from a fringe curiosity to an absolute necessity in today’s connected world. The...
The 3 I’s of Student Retention

The 3 I’s of Student Retention

The student attrition problem has become a major concern for both public and private universities. According to the National Center for Education Stat...
Need for Early Alert Systems in Higher Ed Institutions

Need for Early Alert Systems in Higher Ed Institutions

Student attrition has become an important concern for colleges and universities in the United States. As per the data submitted by various Higher Ed i...
Student retention success – breaking open a long-time secret

Student retention success – breaking open a long-time secret

Why is student retention success important? Our student population is very diverse in age, demographics, race, and gender. There had been several stud...
Knowing the first-year experience of students

Knowing the first-year experience of students

What is the first-year experience of students? It is all about a whirlwind of excitement and questions: How will my course and course instructors be? ...