If you thought predictive analytics is only used by banks, telcos and insurance companies - think again.
For years educational institutions have wrestled with the twin challenges of attracting and retaining students. University student retention has become a real thorn in the side of administrators as they try to improve graduate rates and stem the loss of tuition revenue from students that either drop out or transfer to another school. In the US, transfer rates are a huge problem, with 60% of all bachelor's degrees being awarded to students that began their tertiary education at another institution.
Check out the video to see how universities are tapping into the power of predictive analytics to determine when a student is at risk of dropping out. To find out more about predictive analytics and how it’s changing the playing field across a whole range of industries, join us for ‘The Power of Predictive’ breakfast seminar on Tuesday 26 May at Eden Park. For more information and to register, click here.