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4 Things to Know about Adult Learners for Enrollment Success

As earning a degree becomes more and more critical to landing a secure job, adult learners are projected to increase their enrollment at colleges and universities. By 2022, EAB predicts that enrollment of students aged 25 to 34 will increase by over 20%. Adult learners over the age of 25 are a significant demographic that […]

How Institutions with Limited Online Options Can Attract & Retain Adult Learners

As technology becomes more integrated into higher education, institutions with limited online programming are facing increasing pressure to go digital. This pressure has been multiplied by COVID, as remote learning became the norm over the past year, and some students started seeing more value in online course delivery than they had before. Consequently, colleges and […]

What are the options when a global pandemic usurps a student’s well-made plans to attend college?

Student melt

The Student Melt Conundrum Students have made their college choice decision, completed all of the required admission steps, received admittance, and then (based on the experiences of most colleges and universities) they don’t register.  This is known in the college admissions and enrollment community as student melt.  In an average year, up to 20% of […]