The Relationship Between Student And Staff Retention

In a recent survey, career education institutions ranked staff retention as a greater challenge in 2023 than student retention. Here’s how this one strategy can improve both.  Student retention has always been one of the most critical measures of success in career education. It directly impacts compliance and your bottom line. But most critically, when… Continue reading The Relationship Between Student And Staff Retention

What is Student Self-Retention and How To Foster It

Student self-retention is the idea that students guide themselves toward graduation with less external intervention. Learn how to foster it.  90 percent of schools have goals to improve their graduation rates. Unfortunately, only 49 percent have a solid strategy to do so. Those who do have a retention strategy in place plan to upgrade facilities,… Continue reading What is Student Self-Retention and How To Foster It

[Self-Audit] Six Questions To Ask If You Want To Increase Placement and Completion Rates

Use this self-audit as a starting point to help you increase placement and completion rates.  What sets career education programs apart from traditional higher education is a hyper-focus on completion and placements. Students choose career education knowing that they can complete a program in a short period of time and start making money immediately after… Continue reading [Self-Audit] Six Questions To Ask If You Want To Increase Placement and Completion Rates

Four metrics to help your school identify at-risk students and get them back on track

How to identify at-risk students and improve retention rates.

6 Ways to Decrease Student Attrition In Career Education Programs

To decrease student attrition in career education programs, focus on leveraging your student data and building support services. There’s no program with an attrition rate of 0%, but even decreasing student attrition just a few percentage points could have a big impact on schools and students alike. Life happens, and sometimes students drop out due… Continue reading 6 Ways to Decrease Student Attrition In Career Education Programs

Top Ten Retention Tips in Less Than Ten Minutes

These top ten retention tips are based on conversations with leading career education institutions across the country.

Introducing: CourseKey’s Retention Dashboard

To improve retention, CourseKey’s Retention Dashboard pulls in data from the LMS, SIS, and other technology to give your school a real-time view of at-risk students in one easy-to-use dashboard.  Ena Hull, COO, Legacy Education Retention is the lifeblood of a school. It directly impacts revenue, compliance, and, most importantly, a student’s opportunity to achieve… Continue reading Introducing: CourseKey’s Retention Dashboard

Do You Know Where Your Students Are?

By leveraging real-time attendance software, vocational schools can take a proactive approach to retention while ensuring students remain safe in an emergency. Do you know where your students are? No, really—are you 100% sure?  Yes, they’re supposed to be in class. But, let’s be honest, that’s not always the case. Throw in externship attendance, where… Continue reading Do You Know Where Your Students Are?

Five Signs You Need A New Retention Solution

Retention rates directly impact compliance and your school’s bottom line. Having a strong retention solution in place is critical to the success of your students and your school. If your school is experiencing any of these signs, it’s time for a new solution.  Retention is the livelihood of career education programs. Auditors place a strong… Continue reading Five Signs You Need A New Retention Solution

The Relationship Between Retention & Revenue

Retention is a critical measure of success for career education compliance, and it has a direct impact on your school’s bottom line.   A significant component of your school’s reputation is your ability to get students to graduate on time and a big selling point for prospective students. In addition, retention is associated with funding… Continue reading The Relationship Between Retention & Revenue