5 Tips To Prepare For An Acquisition

To prepare for a school acquisition, for-profit schools must first shore up internal processes with improved data management and reporting.   Growth and acquisition mode is an exciting time for career education institutions. You successfully sent students out into their desired careers, and now you’re ready to take it to the next level.  Acquiring a school,… Continue reading 5 Tips To Prepare For An Acquisition

What is “Vocational Intelligence” and Why Your School Needs a Vocational Intelligence Platform

A vocational intelligence platform connects your software and point solutions to combine all the data in one location. Visualize critical insights for informed decision making, and improve the entire student journey.

Common Technology Challenges Facing EMS Schools and How To Solve Them

CourseKey’s purpose-built career education software solves many of the technology challenges facing EMS schools and training programs.  EMS Schools face unique technology challenges when tracking attendance and skills in the clinical environment. Unlike traditional clinicals or externships held in a fixed location, EMS students are mobile and need a mobile-first solution. Instead, students and staff… Continue reading Common Technology Challenges Facing EMS Schools and How To Solve Them

View Your Students’ SAP, ASAP

Waiting for grades entry and accurate attendance data delays critical access to an up-to-date determination of student Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP). Your school can gain an immediate view into SAP through data visualization, allowing your admins to act faster and help more students graduate on time. Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) is one of the most… Continue reading View Your Students’ SAP, ASAP

6 Ways To Support Instructors in 2022

Instructors at career colleges and vocational schools are experts in their fields with valuable lessons to pass on to the next generation of essential workers. Support career education instructors by giving them more time to focus on student success with these six tips.  How much time do your career education instructors spend on meetings, emails,… Continue reading 6 Ways To Support Instructors in 2022

Six Things To Consider When Implementing New Technology

Implementing new technology at your career education program may be daunting, but combining the right vendor with strong executive support can simplify the process.  A report by McKinsey & Company found that 47% of American jobs are “highly automatable.” However, this does not mean that 47% of jobs will disappear. It does mean that the… Continue reading Six Things To Consider When Implementing New Technology

How Texas School of Phlebotomy Used CourseKey to Manage Rapid Growth

When Texas School of Phlebotomy experienced a dramatic increase in student population, they looked for a trustworthy, scalable software solution to easily manage student data.  The Texas School of Phlebotomy (TSP) is an allied health school training hundreds of phlebotomy students at three locations. When COVID-19 closed down Texas, TSP shifted its programs online first,… Continue reading How Texas School of Phlebotomy Used CourseKey to Manage Rapid Growth

3 Ways Software Integration Can Benefit Beauty and Wellness Schools

Software integration can help beauty and wellness schools improve back-office operations and gain a better view into satisfactory academic progress.  To prepare students for careers in beauty and wellness, educators must follow strict education guidelines to ensure the health and safety of consumers. It’s not just about giving haircuts. Don’t get us wrong, a bad… Continue reading 3 Ways Software Integration Can Benefit Beauty and Wellness Schools

Three Tips For Acing Your Next Accreditation

Ace your career college’s accreditation and prove that your school is running according to policy with modern processes, a secure audit trail, and easily accessible cloud storage.  For schools across the country, a new year signals a new accreditation visit. Many schools feel that they’re prepared for their accreditation. Unfortunately, it’s often too late by… Continue reading Three Tips For Acing Your Next Accreditation

Why California Cosmetology and Barbering Schools Should Continue Tracking Student Skills, Despite CA SB-805

Recently, California passed a bill permitting cosmetology and barbering schools to reduce their program length from 1,600 and 1,500 hours to 1,000 hours. They also eliminated practical exams and are no longer requiring hands-on skills tracking.  The bill was passed with good intentions. In theory, lowering the requirements will improve access to licenses and education,… Continue reading Why California Cosmetology and Barbering Schools Should Continue Tracking Student Skills, Despite CA SB-805