This white paper unravels the insights and implications of the factors that influence the learner’s path to and through post-secondary education. Preliminary research illustrates the need to better understand the shifting age demographic of the post-secondary student population — the median age has risen to 25 — causing a rise in the “confidence gap.”
This white paper shapes the powerful economic, demographic, and market trends within the higher education space, particularly for adults. Moreover, it asks how these trends might affect key constituencies. This first paper looks at the nature of the obstacles adult learners face in trying to earn credentials with labor market value, the promise of innovative practices that target adult learners, and changes in institutional and governmental policies that might help more adults earn higher education credentials.
The National Digital Roundtable and myFootpath convened a group of experts to discuss successful reengagement strategies. This whitepaper highlights different tactics leading universities are using to reengage, re-enroll, and rejuvenate stop-out students. Fill out the form below to get your copy of the "Strategies for Success" whitepaper.