Building Degrees – Attracting Students

Collegiate Consulting 2023

Stackable Credentials In the dynamic landscape of today’s higher education, many colleges are grappling with declining enrollment figures. Traditional degree programs, once considered the gold standard of post-secondary education, are now being challenged by the evolving demands of the job market and the diverse needs of modern students. The solution, arguably, may lie in exploring […]

HBCU’s – Restoring the Burden of Expectations

Collegiate Consulting 2023

The Burden of Expectations The historical context of higher education in America is marked by notable disparities, particularly between Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and predominantly white institutions (PWIs). Early HBCUs, established primarily during the late 1800s, bore an immense “burden of expectations,” a phenomenon that was largely absent in their white counterparts. A study […]

Uncertain Financial Future

Collegiate Consulting 2023

We would like to extend a warm welcome to the over 150 new subscribers that “At a Slight Angle” has gained in the past four weeks. Many of you may not have had the opportunity to explore our archives and delve into past submissions. In light of this, we want to share a link to […]

It’s Time to Measure What Matters

Collegiate Consulting 2023

Recent trends indicate a significant decline in the number of high school graduates choosing to attend college. In 2020, only 63% of high school graduates enrolled in college in the fall, a drop from 70% in 2016. This decline is part of a broader skepticism about the value of higher education, with less than 53% […]

February 2024

As Winter Wraps Up, Spring Gets Ready for Competition