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June 12, 2018 // Education Dive

5 best practices for boosting completion

With data showing many four-year institutions failing to serve the nation’s most disadvantaged students, higher ed leaders are recognizing the need to develop industry-wide practices that can be adapted and tailored to particular bodies of students. With data from Civitas Learning showing that nearly one in five students who drop out completed 75% or more of their credit threshold, institutions can have emergency completion grants available to juniors and seniors needing financial help crossing the finish line.

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June 12, 2018 // Indianapolis Business Journal

Texas tech firm acquires High Alpha's ClearScholar

Indianapolis-based ClearScholar Inc. has been acquired by Civitas Learning Inc., an Austin, Texas-based education-tech company that supplies its data-gathering and packaging platform to more than 350 colleges and universities.

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June 12, 2018 // Inside Indiana Business

ClearScholar Acquired by Texas Company

An Indianapolis-based tech company is under new ownership. ClearScholar, which has developed a mobile student engagement platform, has been acquired by Texas-based Civitas Learning. Civitas says the addition of ClearScholar and its platform will give higher education institutions a tool to enable more timely and personalized support for students.

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June 12, 2018 // Austin American-Statesman

Civitas Learning expands EdTech platform with an acquisition

Civitas Learning is expanding its education technology platform by acquiring a student engagement app for higher education. Austin-based Civitas said it has purchased ClearScholar, an Indianapolis startup whose mobile app makes it easier for colleges and universities to get tailored information to students. Using historical and current data, the company builds predictive models to help students select degrees and courses, help faculty and advisers identify at-risk students and help all students stay on track to graduate on time.

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June 12, 2018 // Austin Inno

Civitas Learning Acquires Indianapolis EdTech Startup

Civitas Learning, an Austin education technology company, on Tuesday announced it has acquired ClearScholar, an Indianapolis-based student engagement startup. The acquisition comes a little less than four months after Civitas Learning announced it had formed a partnership to integrate ClearScholar’s student engagement app into Civitas Learning’s platform to give college students additional tools to help ensure they graduate.

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June 12, 2018 // EdSurge

Civitas Learning Acquires Higher-Ed Student Engagement App, ClearScholar

Civitas Learning, a provider of predictive analytics tools to support students at higher-ed institutions, has acquired ClearScholar. ClearScholar offers a mobile app that connects students with college administrators and faculty members, in the aim of keeping learners engaged with what’s happening on campus.

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June 12, 2018 // Press Release

Civitas Learning Adds Mobile App to Transform Student Engagement in Higher Ed

Civitas Learning today announced its acquisition of ClearScholar, the developer of a student engagement app for higher education. Building on the existing partnership and close mission alignment between Civitas Learning and ClearScholar, the acquisition provides institutions with a tool that enables more timely and personalized support to guide students along their journey and remove barriers that can knock them off-course.

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June 5, 2018 // Built in Austin

8 Austin tech companies welcome new leaders from ESPN, IBM, Rackspace and more

Edtech big data company Civitas Learning announced April Downing as its first ever COO, adding a major tech heavyweight to its executive circle.

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June 4, 2018 // University Business

Civitas Learning embeds actionable analytics

Civitas Learning, today, announced the next generation of Inspire, its advising case management solution with embedded analytics and recommendations for student support. Today’s launch is a response to advisor demand for the integration of this actionable data with the workflow tools they rely on every day.

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May 31, 2018 // Press Release

Civitas Learning Embeds Actionable Analytics within Advisor Case Management Solution

Civitas Learning, today, announced the next generation of Inspire, its advising case management solution with embedded analytics and recommendations for student support. Today’s launch is a response to advisor demand for the integration of this actionable data with the workflow tools they rely on every day.

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