Quantifying the impact of academic support programs
As operating costs per FTE increased by 36%, retention remained flat at Monroe Community College. Expensive programs designed to keep students in school didn’t seem to have the desired impact on outcomes.
Monroe Community College uncovered that one of its largest academic support programs was increasing students’ likelihood to persist by 5.9 percentage points! Learn how Civitas Learning®’s efficacy measurement solution – Impact® – is helping the college optimize, prioritize, and allocate resources toward what works.
Impact® benefitted Monroe by uncovering:
OVERALL PERSISTENCE LIFT
RETURN ON INVESTMENT
Programs were most effective for these student groups:
Zero Terms Completed
Lowest Persistence Probability
“It became important to restructure how everyone on campus was going to use data — that was critical to the engagement with Civitas Learning.”
Assistant to the President / Strategic Initiatives