Posts Tagged ‘predictive analytics’

March 12, 2018

New Research: The Impact of Earning an Associate Degree Prior to Transfer on Bachelor’s Degree Completion

The ACE Center for Policy Research and Strategy (CPRS), with support from Hobsons, announced the release of a report that examines degree attainment and transfer. Continue reading

March 2, 2018

Starfish Enterprise Platform Adds View into Community Data

From Campus Technology: “A new capability in the company’s Starfish Enterprise Success Platform will allow Starfish users to browse interventions from other colleges or universities,

November 8, 2017

The University System of Maryland Standardizes Data Collection to Improve Retention and Graduation Rates

From Inside Higher Ed: The University System of Maryland’s campuses boast diverse student bodies. Officials believe new data collection standards will improve retention and and graduation rates. Continue reading

November 7, 2017

Scott James Presents Research at NSSR

James and his colleagues will share the implications that course withdrawals have on student success, as well as the primary factors that contribute to online student retention. Continue reading

September 21, 2017

New Research: Identifying Predictors of Credential Completion Among Beginning Community College Students

A new research brief, “Identifying Predictors of Credential Completion Among Beginning Community College Students,” recommends approaches for institutions to promote student success. Continue reading

September 21, 2017

First-Year College Credits and Strong GPA Big Predictor of CC Student Success

From Campus Technology: “Identifying Predictors of Credential Completion Among Beginning Community College Students,” used data collected through the Education Longitudinal Study of 2002. Continue reading

September 20, 2017

The Vanishing University

From Quartz: Hobsons, a company that offers consulting software for higher education, just debuted its first “fully integrated solution for higher education institutions.” Continue reading

May 3, 2015

DePaul Retention Rate Hits Record

From The DePaulia: DePaul’s four-year graduation rate was 15.5 percentage points higher than 2003. Continue reading

March 5, 2015

SUNY ECC Making High-tech Investment for Student Retention

From Buffalo Business First: When faculty flags a behavior [in Starfish], it will interact with a complex system of metrics to produce a recommended action. Continue reading

December 16, 2014

PAR Framework and Starfish Announce Partnership to Offer Seamless Integration of Predictive Analytics with the Starfish Platform

PAR Framework, a national, non-profit provider of learner analytics as a service, today announced the successful integration of its Predictions of Academic Risk services with the Starfish platform. Continue reading