How Competency-Based Education Can Help Attract New Students and Ensure Their Success
Providing students with an accommodating, skills-based learning environment can drive student enrollment and improve success rates.
The percentage of "new students" applying to four-year higher education institutions is growing. These students, who are over the age of 25 and often have families and full-time jobs, are asking institutions to provide them with more accommodating, flexible learning opportunities.
To meet the growing demand for less rigid learning processes, institutions are beginning to consider implementing competency-based education (CBE) programs. CBE programs can be a draw for institutions as they allow students to learn at their own pace and focus on demonstrating skills and subject matter mastery, things that are useful to employers.
Listen to our ebook to learn more about:
- How offering CBE programs can help grow your institution.
- The positive impact of CBE on enrollment and retention rates.
- Ways to implement a CBE program to support student goals and student success.
- How the right technology can help you implement an effective CBE program.