Tag: Predictive Modeling

Every College Uses A Predictive Model … Whether They Know It Or Not

Every College Uses A Predictive Model … Whether They Know It Or Not

Every admissions office uses a predictive model. That’s a bold statement, but it’s true. Sure, plenty of schools don’t contract with a vendor to build…

‘No Free Lunch’: Predicting Outcomes for Modern Enrollment Managers

‘No Free Lunch’: Predicting Outcomes for Modern Enrollment Managers

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…

How Do Predictive Engines Work in Higher Ed?

How Do Predictive Engines Work in Higher Ed?

We know that Envision, Capture Higher Ed's cutting-edge predictive engine for higher education, makes predictions. We know that Envision needs student record data to make…

Do College and University Admissions Offices Have Enough Personnel?

Do College and University Admissions Offices Have Enough Personnel?

The job of admissions offices across the country has never been more important. No one is going to argue with that. It’s maybe even the…

Capture’s Top Graduate and Professional Studies Blogs of 2018

Capture’s Top Graduate and Professional Studies Blogs of 2018

Capture Higher Ed experts examined, reported and blogged about the issues and challenges surrounding graduate and professional enrollment with increased vigor in 2018. They discussed everything…

Mind Blowing: Capture’s Top Undergrad Blogs of 2018

Mind Blowing: Capture’s Top Undergrad Blogs of 2018

Once again, Capture Higher Ed soared through the blogosphere in 2018, keeping up with everything from the nuances of communicating with Gen Z to the…

How to Stop Worrying and Start Loving Machine Learning

How to Stop Worrying and Start Loving Machine Learning

When people hear the words “artificial intelligence” or “machine learning” they start to get nervous. They see visions of robots taking over the earth and…

Predictions for Higher Ed — How Capture’s Envision Saves Time and Money

Predictions for Higher Ed — How Capture’s Envision Saves Time and Money

The standard in enrollment predictive modeling is to make predictions for higher ed institutes  from the prospect pool on who is going to enroll. Yet…

Universities Looking Out-of-State In Hunt For Revenue

Universities Looking Out-of-State In Hunt For Revenue

In 2015, there were 90,000 incoming students in the University of California system. Of those, roughly 15,000 were out-of-state students. In the decade prior, enrollment…

Pay Attention to  Prospective Students Who are Paying Attention to You

Pay Attention to Prospective Students Who are Paying Attention to You

A prominent theory in enrollment management hinges on a vivid typology of the Gen Z prospective students as existing in a state of perpetual distraction.…