Program Spotlight Archive

Refocusing on the Schools of Arts and Sciences: Three Program Areas to Watch

Refocusing on the Schools of Arts and Sciences: Three Program Areas to Watch

In recent years, we have seen increased student interest in programs with strong career articulation. Eduventures data suggests that this interest comes at the expense of more traditional programs often housed in schools of arts and sciences. Programs like English, psychology, and history have fallen out of favor, while healthcare, business, engineering, and computer science have enjoyed rising popularity.

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How Prospective Student Mindsets Influence Major and College Choice

How Prospective Student Mindsets Influence Major and College Choice

Enrollment managers are busy people. Not only must they meet or exceed enrollment goals every year, but they are increasingly tasked with improving student retention, the institutional brand, and college rankings. To do this, they must often take into account the academic program portfolio to understand how programs resonate with students. There is a good reason for that.

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