Macon State College Selects Blackboard Analytics for Data-Driven Decision Making

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Macon State College has chosen Blackboard Analytics to help it achieve the goals set in Complete College Georgia, the state's higher education completion plan, Blackboard Inc. announced today. Macon State is the fourth state institution in Georgia to turn to the company's suite of applications to help with this initiative.

Tasked by the University System of Georgia to increase student retention and faced with performance-based funding from the system office for the first time, college officials created a plan to become a "mission-driven" campus where decisions are driven by data. Officials determined that Blackboard Analytics would best enable the college to evaluate academic initiatives and measure progress toward institutional goals and benchmarks.

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