Monday Afternoon Learning Opps
Recruiting and Retaining an Ethnically and Economically Diverse Student Body
- Monday, July 31
- 03:45 PM - 05:00 PM
- Minneapolis Conv Ctr
Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller
Spartanburg, South Carolina
Recent demographic shifts and economic turmoil have highlighted the challenges of both recruiting and retaining a more diverse student body. The speakers—from two distinctively different institutions—will demonstrate the use of predictive modeling techniques and tracking software to continuously improve student performance and retention.
- Explore ways in which predictive modeling techniques can aid in student retention.
- Discuss how tracking software can improve both student performance and retention, including identifying risk factors upon admission and monitoring academic progress throughout enrollment.
- See how different institutions have implemented data analytics initiatives and adjusted them to fit their campus populations.