Sponsors

A big thank you to our generous 2014 ARC sponsors!

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Platinum Sponsor

LiveText ensures faculty and administrators have the most comprehensive, flexible, and adaptable web-based tools to support a culture of assessment across campus. LiveText’s advanced e-Portfolio, assessment, and accreditation management solutions assist institutions in evaluating performance-based student learning achievement. LiveText allows faculty and administrators to collect, measure, and report on actionable data for continuous improvement of the academic experience.

To learn more, visit http://www.livetext.com/.

Bronze Sponsors

DigitalMeasures solutions manage information for higher education, making it more powerful and simplifying processes. Their two web-based flagship solutions are used by more than 1,500 schools and colleges in more than 25 countries. Each is designed for a specific need but can be tailored to meet your exact needs, taking your information - and your campus - to the next level.

To learn more, visit http://www.digitalmeasures.com/.

ETS is dedicated to advancing quality and equity in education by providing fair and valid assessments, research and related services. Institutions of higher education rely on ETS to help them make admissions decisions, demonstrate student learning outcomes, and promote both student success and institutional effectiveness.
 

To learn more, visit http://www.ets.org/highered.

Peregrine Academic Services is a globally recognized leader in providing online services for institutions of higher education related to program-level assessment exams, education modules used for academic leveling and learning assurance, and APA writing style competency development. We have assessment exams available for business, accounting/finance, early childhood education, and public administration programs. Customizable program-level assessment and academic leveling fulfill several essential accreditation requirements related to quality, accountability, and continuous improvement. Peregrine Academic Services solves accreditation challenges with customized academic solutions to improve the quality of higher education in the US and throughout the world.

To learn more, visit http://www.peregrineacademics.com.


ProctorU watches students take exams online using webcams and screen-sharing technology. The service gives students the convenience of testing at home and instructors the ability to ensure exam security.

ProctorU uses a three-step process that confirms that the person who registered for the exam is the individual who is taking the exam and is following the institution’s testing requirements. Test monitors can see the student, see what they are doing and know who they are monitoring. ProctorU offers live, person-to-person, real-time monitoring to more than 400 colleges, universities and certification organizations.

To learn more, visit http://www.proctoru.com/.

Brass Sponsors

Campus Labs

Higher One partners with colleges and universities to lower their administrative costs and to improve graduation rates.

Our Campus Labs® suite of data management services provides a specialized, comprehensive assessment program that combines data collection, reporting, organization, and campus-wide integration.

To learn more, visit http://www.campuslabs.com.
Colloquy

Colloquy was created to offer solutions to the financial and technical challenges institutions face when taking their programs online. Colloquy has proven best practices and end-to-end services that answer across marketing, recruiting, curriculum design, and student & faculty engagement. A full-service approach, coupled with our financial resources and some of the brightest minds in the industry, means we can help ensure the success of your programs, your students, and your institution.

To learn more, visit http://WWW.COLLOQUY360.COM.
Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP)

The Higher Education Research Institute (HERI) runs the Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP), a comprehensive longitudinal survey program. For more than 40 years, CIRP surveys have helped institutions understand the impact of college on students, plan efforts to meet their learning goals, and demonstrate a commitment to institutional improvement.

To learn more, visit http://www.heri.ucla.edu/.
Desire2Learn

A global leader in online learning solutions, Desire2Learn engages and inspires students of all ages with technology that supports the unique needs of organizations, instructors, and individual learners. Our integrated learning platform enables the delivery of a pervasive, perceptive, and personalized experience for more than 10 million end users worldwide.

To learn more, visit http://www.desire2learn.com.
Digital Architecture

Digital Architecture is the leading provider of curriculum and catalog management solutions. The Acalog™ publishing system delivers thousands of e-catalogs at hundreds of colleges and universities. Acalog's unique e-catalog Gateway enhances student engagement with powerful search, personalization, Web services, and a mobile interface. Curriculog™ is a groundbreaking workflow, collaboration, and approval-tracking platform with the flexibility to respond to evolving institutional and accreditation requirements.

To learn more, visit http://www.digarc.com.
GradesFirst

GradesFirst is a student retention solution serving over 230 institutions nationwide. Our comprehensive system combines Early Alert with Advising Management, Tutoring Management, advanced Communication tools, and GradesFirst Analytics, a powerful reporting module. Each component of GradesFirst works seamlessly with the others to improve retention, student success, and staff productivity.

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

The NSSE is administered annually to first-year and senior students at participating institutions. Results provide valid, reliable information on the extent to which students engage in proven educational practices that correspond to desirable learning outcomes. More than 1,500 bachelors-granting institutions have participated in this effort to assess and improve undergraduate education. Institutions receive diagnostic information about teaching and learning, with customizable comparison groups, and resources to assist in interpreting and using results. Visit our exhibit to learn more about the updated NSSE instrument and reports, and its companion surveys, the Faculty Survey of Student Engagement (FSSE) and the Beginning College Survey of Student Engagement (BCSSE).

To learn more, visit http://www.nsse.iub.edu.
Nuventive

Nuventive performance management solutions offer higher education institutions a new way to establish a culture of performance. With our flexible software system for strategic planning and outcomes assessment along with fully integrated technical and strategic success services, you can engage your stakeholders more deeply and improve achievement and competitiveness.

To learn more, visit http://www.nuventive.com.
Peg Jackson & Associates

Peg Jackson & Associates is a consulting group specializing in risk management, contingency planning, faculty development and accreditation solutions for institutions of higher education. Dr. Peg Jackson and Dr. Paul Jackson have developed models that render effective solutions for faculty development; adjunct faculty integration; risk management; contingency planning and compliance with Department of Education requirements. For more information, come visit our booth in the Learning Commons Lounge

To learn more, visit http://www.pegjackson.com.
Scantron

Need a better course evaluation or assessment solution? Scantron provides intelligent assessment, data management, and analytics solutions that help learners, educators, and leaders around the world. From web-based and desktop software to reliable scanners and guaranteed forms, Scantron products help you use your data instead of just collecting it.

Scantron’s proven solutions have helped colleges and universities simplify and speed up crucial data collection for decades. Effective decisions depend on reliable and meaningful data. Scantron software, scanners, and forms turn raw data into actionable results that drive organizational performance. See what Scantron can do for you today!

To learn more, visit http://www.scantron.com.
Starfish Retention Solutions, Inc.

Starfish Retention Solutions is a leading provider of student success systems. The Starfish Enterprise Success Platform™ builds on the company’s mission to help students finish what they start. Comprising four distinct but connected modules, the platform enables institutions to view all of their campus data and activities through the lens of student success.

To learn more, visit http://www.starfishsolutions.com.
Taskstream

Taskstream provides a central place online to manage assessment, accreditation, and e-portfolio activities across your institution. With Taskstream, you can collect and evaluate direct evidence of learning, address evolving accountability requirements, and demonstrate continuous improvement. Our powerful technology and renowned support help you ensure that your students, and your institution, are prepared to succeed.

To learn more, visit http://www.taskstream.com/.
The Learning House, Inc.

The Learning House, Inc. helps colleges and universities create, manage and grow high-quality online degree programs and courses. Partnering with more than 100 schools, Learning House enables institutions to efficiently and affordably achieve their online education goals. Services include product development and market research, marketing and lead generation, admissions and enrollment management, student retention, curriculum development and management, faculty training and professional development, learning management systems and 24/7 technical support. As a thought leader in the industry, Learning House publishes an annual report on online college student preferences and demographics and presents an annual online higher education conference.

To learn more, visit http://www.learninghouse.com.
Three Rivers Systems

CAMS Enterprise’s disruptive technology makes it a fundamentally different academic ERP unlike all others that were designed  for the past and are incapable of operating efficiently in the modern world. CAMS Enterprise is an easy-to-use and implement, totally integrated, Web-native management system with everything in one place. With an out-of-the-box configuration and self-service customization, CAMS Enterprise removes all barriers to success seen with conventional systems.

To learn more, visit http://www.threerivers-cams.com.
Tk20

Tk20’s CampusWideTM is a comprehensive assessment and reporting system for collecting and managing program, departmental, and institutional data, both academic and non-academic, for the measurement of institutional effectiveness and accreditation. Collect data systematically, link courses and assignments to your LMS (including Blackboard, Canvas, Desire2Learn, Moodle, and Sakai), plan assessments, compare desired outcomes/objectives, and generate detailed reports for program improvement, analyses, and institutional reporting. In addition, data imports from student information systems and other sources provide a comprehensive view of information by which student learning and program quality can be assessed. Accompanying services ensure the system is customized based on the needs of your institution.

To learn more, visit http://www.tk20.com.
Voice Proctor

Voice Proctor is a complete exam management platform with integrated remote proctoring. With just a computer, a phone and an internet connection your students can take proctored exams without the discomfort and and challenges of using webcam proctoring. There is no additional software to download and no hardware to install.

To learn more, visit http://www.voiceproctor.com/.