Rapid Insight to Sponsor Webinar on Using Predictive Analytics to Boost Student Retention at Ball State UniversityReading time: 2 minutes
Webinar to feature leaders from Ball State discussing how they use data to identify at-risk students.
CONWAY, NH Rapid Insight Inc., a leading provider of easy to use predictive analytics and data blending software for higher education, announced today that it will sponsor a live webinar hosted by University Business, featuring Ball State University. The webinar will take place on August 13th, from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern time, and will be given by Kay Bales, the Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students at Ball State.
Ball State is a leader in using technology to support student success. Using Rapid Insight software, they analyze data from a variety of sources, including university issued ID cards, freshman surveys, and their student information systems. Through predictive analytics they are able to identify at-risk students who may need more support from the university.
“We know from national research that if students are engaged, they are more likely to graduate on time,” said Kay Bales, Ball State’s Vice President of Student Affairs.
Topics of the webinar will include:
- Using predictive analytics to identify struggling students
- Keys to developing retention and student success strategies
- A brief overview of the Rapid Insight Predictive Analytics Platform
About University Business: University Business is the leading publication for senior managers at colleges and universities throughout the United States, reaching 75,000 leaders who manage enrollment, technology, business, finance, facilities and academic affairs. More information is available at www.universitybusiness.com
About Rapid Insight Inc.: Rapid Insight Inc. is a leading provider of predictive analytics software and solutions that provides organizations with the ability to make data-driven decisions. Focusing on speed, efficiency, and usability, Rapid Insight products enable users of any skill level to quickly turn their raw data into actionable information. The company’s analytic software platform simplifies the extraction, analysis, reporting, and modeling of data for clients ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies. For more information, visit: rapidinsight.com.