The Higher Education Spending Problem: To Spend or Not to Spend?

The Higher Education Spending Problem: To Spend or Not to Spend?

At the recent Eduventures Summit Virtual Research Forum, I presented an eye-popping chart showing the longstanding surge in higher education instructional and student services spend this century. Instructional spend at public four-year schools grew 140%, but student...
Higher Education Predictions for 2020: Recession, Certificates, and Computer Science

Higher Education Predictions for 2020: Recession, Certificates, and Computer Science

Every year I stick my neck out and make some higher education predictions, and 12 months later I review how I did. My 2020 predictions concern three things that are top-of-mind for many higher education leaders: where the U.S. economy is headed, the certificate boom,...