Predictive Modeling in Higher Education

What Does An Accurate Predictive Model Do For Admissions?

What Does An Accurate Predictive Model Do For Admissions?

If you could eliminate 30-60 percent of your marketing spend while generating the same number of applications, would you do it? Maybe a better question…

Digital Diplomas: MIT Students Can Secure Virtual Credentials

Digital Diplomas: MIT Students Can Secure Virtual Credentials

“You graduated! Press here to download your degree.” That’s what some students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology can choose to do now. Using a…

8 Questions For Your Predictive Modeling Provider

8 Questions For Your Predictive Modeling Provider

A lack of competition in the market tends to favor long-standing, entrenched products and services. Just a few years ago, taxis were the only way…

CBE-Envision: Taking Our Applicant Predictions To The Next Level

CBE-Envision: Taking Our Applicant Predictions To The Next Level

Capture Higher Ed’s predictive modeling engine, Envision, is the most advanced in the enrollment management industry. And it just got some extra horsepower thanks to…

What Is A Data Scientist?

What Is A Data Scientist?

Int he Fall of 2016, Capture Higher Ed’s very own Dr. Thom Golden and Dr. Brad Weiner debuted The Weight List, a podcast dedicated to…

Accurate Enrollment Predictions Make For Smarter Decisions

Accurate Enrollment Predictions Make For Smarter Decisions

Last year, Capture Higher Ed released higher education’s first ensemble predictive model — Envision. Unique to the enrollment management industry, the higher education predictive model engine combines machine-learning…

How To Soup Up the Industry’s Most Advanced Predictive Engine

How To Soup Up the Industry’s Most Advanced Predictive Engine

Capture Higher Ed’s predictive modeling engine, Envision, is the most advanced in the enrollment management industry. And it just got some extra horsepower thanks to…

Top 3 Things You Should Know About Machine Learning

Top 3 Things You Should Know About Machine Learning

It’s not monolithic. It has strong advantages as well as important drawbacks. It will have major implications for what products will look like in the…

Why Enrollment Management Needs Machine Learning

Why Enrollment Management Needs Machine Learning

Most higher education consultancies rely on a toolbox of prediction methods that belongs to social science. These prediction tools are good for explaining why certain…

Deciding Which College Fairs To Attend? Ask Predictive Models

Deciding Which College Fairs To Attend? Ask Predictive Models

A problem that emerges this time of year in admissions offices around the country involves invitations to college fairs hosted by various high schools. Are…