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HIGHER ED TALKS TO CONTINUE – Politico

The Education Department formally announced it is extending negotiations over its proposals to revamp a wide range of higher education regulations. A federal rulemaking committee has held two rounds of negotiations over the rules since January, but they’ve been cut short by weather-related government closures. — An extra day of negotiations will be added to More Info »

Job Security Through a Culture of Testing

By Gregg Meiklejohn, Co-Founder, Enrollment Resources and Michael Schulte, VP of Strategic Initiatives, Enrollment Resources
Conversion rate optimization is the only tactic a school can use to consistently increase revenues without having to buy advertising or hire people. If leaders embrace a culture of sharing within their school, those doing the testing will become more important than ever.

 
 

The Hidden Motivations of Prospective Students – New Research

By Shane Sparks, Co-founder, Enrollment Resources
Enrollment Resources recently compiled data from over 125,000 prospective students who had completed a detailed online survey. An analysis of the results has uncovered fascinating insights into career education prospective students, including where they are in the process, their work situation and motivations.

The Communication Hierarchy – A Major Tool in Generating Referrals

No Internet? No Device? No Problem: Making Electronic Course Materials Easily Accessible

By Bruce Schneider, Vice President of Business Engineering, Ambassador Education Solutions
Digital course materials can increase convenience and reduce costs, yet they are dependent upon student accessibility. Learn how a device program can help and explore important considerations along the way, including offering Wi-Fi hotspots, delivering print-on-demand options, and allowing for downloadable digital content.

From Predictive to Proactive: How One Institution is Applying Data to Raise the Bar on Student Support