Category: Predictive Modeling in Higher Education

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…

Data Considerations for Predictive Admissions Products Part 2

Data Considerations for Predictive Admissions Products Part 2

Part 2—Measurement and Coding The following is Part 2 of a two-part blog series overviewing four components of good and bad quality data for predictive…

Being Less Wrong: The Competitive Advantage of Machine Learning

Being Less Wrong: The Competitive Advantage of Machine Learning

We have chosen a difficult prediction problem. We predict the future in an ever-changing market, using inconsistent institutional data that were collected for other purposes.…

The Art and Science of the Data-Driven Search

The Art and Science of the Data-Driven Search

Movies with military themes always seem to get me.  Maybe it's just because I am a guy and all the guns and explosions hold my…