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Demystifying Alternative Credentials and Providers for Cabinets: Opportunities and Threats at the Cutting Edge of Adult and Grad Growth

Stackable certificates, microcredentials, and MOOCs 2.0—among a plethora of alternative offerings—are evolving quickly, engaging a growing share of post-baccalaureate learners. Higher ed leaders are concerned that traditional institutions and credentials are being disrupted, potentially replaced altogether.

Leveraging Hidden Enrollment Drivers to Grow International Enrollment

During this interactive roundtable, attendees will have the opportunity to share lessons and pain points with peers, ask questions of EAB experts, and learn key insights from our research.

Research and Services

Academic Affairs Organizational Benchmarking Survey Findings

EAB launched an academic affairs organizational benchmarking survey to provide much-needed insight into the size, scope, and processes in place at colleges and universities across North America.

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Defining the Faculty Role in Student Success

Making a meaningful improvement in retention and graduation rates requires extensive coordination among stakeholders across colleges and universities. This study will help you clarify how faculty and academic units can support campus-wide student success initiatives.

Go-To-Market Tactics for International Partnerships

Using EAB’s Identification and Approach Tactics, devise a clear go-to-market strategy on how to find and approach your next international partner.

Tactics to approach new or existing faculty/staff exchange partners

Use these identification tactics to strategically target potential international partners.

Quick Reads

Reorganizing and rightsizing academic affairs—What provosts need to know

In response to growing interest among provosts in norms and emerging trends associated with academic affairs unit, we launched a survey to provide much-needed insight into the size, scope, and processes in place at colleges and universities across North America.

The Impact of Academic Technologies on Successful Pandemic Operations

EAB conducted a survey of academic and IT leaders in December 2020 to assess the perceived impact of existing and new academic technologies on academic continuity, identify trends in tech purchasing, and gauge satisfaction with different vendor products. Discover the results and emerging trends in this interactive infographic.

Five myths about academic program portfolio review

Declines in enrollment and revenues, in some cases exacerbated by COVID-19 and in others a perennial issue, have forced many colleges and universities to take a hard look at their academic cost structure. While there is no single right way to make these difficult decisions, there are a few common mistakes that should be avoided if you decide to undertake such a process.

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Associate Director
Managing Director, Research Development
Senior Director, Strategic Research

5 mistakes in higher ed COVID-19 strategy

We’ve identified the five greatest mistakes in current COVID-19 response that are jeopardizing crisis recovery and post-crisis strategy.

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Academic Affairs Forum

Helping Provosts, Chief Academic Officers and their teams improve academic resource efficiency, program innovation, and faculty development through peer-tested strategies and insights.

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