Research and Expert Advice
Stay ahead of change with expert guidance on your most critical priorities
Make progress on long-term strategic initiatives while staying responsive to rapid shifts in the landscape with research and advisory support from EAB. We provide leadership teams with expert guidance as well as hands-on support to accelerate meaningful change. Our dynamic research agenda means our priorities and services adapt as yours do, to always align to your most pressing challenges.
• Enrollment Strategy
• Program and Portfolio Management
• Administrative and Academic Efficiency
• Financial Planning and Budget Models
• Student Equity and Belongingness
• Institutional Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice
• Persistence and Graduation
• Mental Health and Well-Being
• Career Outcomes
Gain access to the latest insights from EAB’s Transformation Agenda research, including:
Boost enrollment and net tuition revenue amidst a shifting landscape.
Strengthen financial outlook and invest in the future.
Develop holistic responses to systemic inequities.
Navigate shifts in student and industry needs and preferences.
Align leaders across campus with customized workshops and consultations
Addressing your institution’s greatest challenges requires getting all campus leaders on the same page about what the priorities are. Our experts will guide your teams through a series of tailored workshops to drive collaboration across your cabinet and create a shared language to set strategy and make decisions.
Strategic Planning Support
Enhance your planning process with data and forecasting tools
Confidently make decisions about your institution’s future with our technology planning tools and data-driven, expert-facilitated strategy retreats. Navigate strategic pivots with in-depth research calls and customizable playbooks from our team.
Guide decisions with the latest enrollment, population, and labor market projections
Benefit from EAB’s proprietary analyses and dashboards
Compare and track progress against peer institutions
Make progress on key initiatives with hands-on implementation support
Accelerate implementation of new initiatives with in-depth guidance, toolkits, and customized audits from our team. Join likeminded peer institutions to tackle implementation hurdles and drive accountability through our multi-month, programmatic implementation collaboratives.
Networking and Professional Development
Harness the perspective of a global network
We bring together the experience, knowledge, and perspective of higher ed experts, administrators, practitioners as well as out-of-industry leaders from across the globe, to deliver you the best ideas to take back to your institution.
EAB hosts dozens of virtual and in-person meetings across the year to share the latest research, facilitate idea sharing with peers, and provide just-in-time intelligence on emerging topics.
Exclusive networking opportunities for education leaders stepping into new roles to hear from EAB’s experts and share their priorities, challenges, and lessons learned.
Convenings with out-of-sector industry partners to inspire innovation and future strategy for senior higher education leaders
Work with experts dedicated to your success
Each of our partners works with a dedicated strategic lead who learns your organization and culture to steer your team to the right answers and resources. Our higher ed experts become an extension of your leadership team and expand the capacity of what you can accomplish.
Results our partners have seen
of provosts say EAB improves the quality of their strategic decisions
of CBOs see financial value
presidents, provosts, CBOs, and other leaders attend our executive summits every year
Let us help you reach your goals
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