Tag Archives: student retention

Graduation Begins Today–Online

Too often, students start their online higher education program with high hopes, but then find that external factors–job, school, or family–hinder their progress. Adapting strategies from the traditional model of higher education can increase student retention and student success, ultimately boosting graduation rates.

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Success Coaches Support Retention Efforts

Building a successful online degree program requires focused attention toward both the recruitment of new students and retention of current students. Many colleges tend to ignore the latter half of this formula in favor of...
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Retaining Online Students: Best Practices

In May 2009, Noel-Levitz surveyed 168 four-year private institutions about their programs and methodologies for retaining online students. In May 2011, Noel-Levitz repeated the survey, asking 130 four-year private institutions about their online retention practices....
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Retention Benchmarks

In 2009, the College Board Advocacy published a survey, the College Board Study on Student Retention, which asked 275 institutions about their student retention practices. The survey aimed to provide benchmarks to colleges and universities...
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