"The University of Florida already has impressive graduation rates. Nearly all of its freshman, 97 percent, stick around for a second year, and almost 87 percent finish with a degree within six years. However, in a quest to become a top five university, UF recently launched a data analytics program designed to identify students at risk of dropping out or prolonging their studies."—Source: EdTech Magazine
WHY THIS MATTERS:
By consolidating academic and financial data into an easy-to-use student dashboard, the University of Florida is using the power of data analytics to help keep learners on the path to completion.