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Precision Campus & APLU Partner to Optimize VSA Data Analytics Platform

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Data is the lifeblood of decision making in higher education, but colleges and universities have long faced barriers when it comes to accessing and utilizing it for their benefit. Current higher education data collection systems are difficult to use and struggle to keep up with trends. Subsequently, colleges and universities waste valuable time navigating disorganized…
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Digital Transformation in Higher Education: Trends, Tips, Examples & More

  • Tips & Cheat Sheets
Digital transformation is revolutionizing the way businesses approach their operations, product and service offerings, marketing efforts and every other facet of their organization. Higher education is one of the biggest industries that is well-positioned to derive considerable benefits from digital transformation. In this article, we take a deep dive into the world of digital transformation…
Data Visualization

What is Data Visualization? Tools, Stats & Examples

  • Data Analytics 101
Not everyone can look at a large set of data and immediately translate it into actionable insights. That’s why data visualization tools have become essential for organizations of all sizes and across all industries. What is Data Visualization? Data visualization is a way to make information more accessible through graphic representations. Instead of reading a…

Foothill-De Anza Finds a Customizable Data Analytics Platform with Precision Campus [Case Study]

  • Reporting Insights
The Foothill-De Anza Community College district is one of the largest in the United States, with over 60,000 students taking classes every year. Located in the Silicon Valley area of California, the district includes Foothill College and De Anza College, which serve the communities of Cupertino, Los Altos, Palo Alto, Stanford, San Jose and more.…
5 Tips for Data-Driven Decision Making in Higher Education

5 Tips for Data-Driven Decision Making in Higher Education

  • Data Analytics 101
  • Reporting Insights
No matter the industry, making data part of a culture is a process. It can be especially challenging if your organization is widely dispersed or not adaptive to new technology — such as the higher education industry. Below, we’ve outlined what you need to know about data-driven decision making in education as well as five…
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5 Big Benefits of Big Data Analytics in Education

  • Data Analytics 101
Your institution’s most powerful tool is something you’ve already been collecting for years: Big data. Big data refers to the massive amount of information that we create on a daily basis. Since students, teachers and administrators leave an endless trail of data throughout their time at your institution, this information can be used to gain…

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