From UB

Tennessee smooths path for returning students

December, 2015
Adult students engage with their instructor at Lipscomb’s behavioral assessment center, which uses tactics traditionally used in the corporate world to identify and to award credit for incoming students’ life experiences.

A series of initiatives championed by Gov. Bill Haslam in Tennessee—home of the Tennessee Promise free community college initiative—promotes higher education to learners of all ages.

The Reconnect + Complete initiative for degree completion aims for an elusive demographic: non-traditional students, many with families and careers, whose college experiences were cut short by illness, financial troubles or other issues.

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6 Academic Video Tips That Help You Out-recruit, Outperform and Out-retain: Strategies from University of Maryland Dental

March, 2015

When a student gets accepted to a top-10 ranked program like the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, they’re entering the most challenging, rigorous educational environment they’ll ever experience

Institutions must adapt new strategies to meet new consumer expectations

January, 2015
Steve Fireng

There are a few challenges that institutions face today. For such a long time, many were in a continuous growth pattern, developing new programs and online programs for receptive audiences. That certainly is not the case today.

Increasing the value proposition of higher education is a must for institutional success

January, 2015
DeeAnn Wenger

There are two major concerns that seem to be the most popular worries of students and the general public: The rising cost of tuition and student debt.

Marketing efforts need to evolve to address the needs of the new ‘traditional’ student

January, 2015

The way non-traditional adult learners research, consider and select a higher ed institution is very different than that of the traditional student.