Category: Predictive Modeling in Higher Education

A Simple Primer on Predictive Modeling

A Simple Primer on Predictive Modeling

Sometimes it’s good to stop, take a deep breath, and get down to brass tacks — in this case, the basics of predictive modeling in…

Is Enrollment Prediction Experiencing a Flattened Innovation Curve?

Is Enrollment Prediction Experiencing a Flattened Innovation Curve?

Given the critical importance of accurate predictions, it is alarming that the lion’s share of prediction methodology used by enrollment managers is (charitably) decades old,…

Introducing: The Dejargonizer

Introducing: The Dejargonizer

Pop quiz: If you were to get the following email, would you know what to do? ** Brad, My SQL transistor is down, our only…

Eight Questions To Ask Your Predictive Modeler

Eight Questions To Ask Your Predictive Modeler

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…

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 5

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 5

(This is Part 5 of a series looking at how enrollment predictions are putting higher education institutions at risk. Don’t miss our previous entries, the…

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 4

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 4

(This is Part 4 of a series highlighting some of the ways enrollment predictions are putting higher education institutions in peril. Don’t miss our previous…

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 3

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 3

(Welcome to Part 3 of a series we’re calling How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business. Don’t miss our previous entries, the (Series…

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 2

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 2

(The following is a Part 2 of a series on how the strategic enrollment management industry is putting higher education at risk. Be sure to…

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 1

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business: Part 1

(The following is a Part 1 of a series on how the strategic enrollment management industry is putting higher education at risk. You can read…

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business

How Enrollment Predictions Are Driving Colleges Out Of Business

(The following is an introduction to a five-part series on how the strategic enrollment management industry is putting higher education at risk.) Strategic enrollment management…