Insight for Higher Education

Institutional and program performance comparisons for strategic benchmarking and planning

Insight for Higher Education is an easy-to-use executive planning and analysis application and dataset for benchmarking higher education institutions across a wide range of topical areas such as enrollment, retention rates, graduation rates, completions, programs, student outcomes, and staffing.

  • Geography (state, county, zip)
  • Carnegie Classifications
  • Institutional attributes (Land Grant, Historically Black, Urban, Tribal)
  • Admissions criteria
  • Student services
  • Student learning opportunities
  • Veterans programs
  • Affiliations (religious, athletic)
  • Room and board
  • Applications
  • Admissions
  • Enrolled
  • Admit rate
  • Yield rate
  • SAT/ACT submissions
  • SAT/ACT percentile Scores
  • Fall enrollment
  • Fall enrollment by age
  • Fall enrollment by residency
  • Field of study enrollment
  • Distance education enrollment
  • Retention rates
  • Student-faculty ratio
  • Unduplicated head count
  • Aid by income
  • Aid by category
  • Tuition rates
  • Net price
  • Living arrangements
  • Military benefits
  • Campus programs
  • Direct loans
  • Grant programs
  • FAFSA volume
  • Avg. tuition
  • Published tuition
  • Room and board
  • Books and supplies
  • Program activity
  • Awards
  • Programs
  • Distance education status
  • Completers by race and gender
  • Completers by award level
  • 150% graduation rates
  • 100% graduation rates
  • 200% graduation rates
  • Pell and stafford detail
  • Outcome measures
  • Student debt and earnings
  • Student characteristics
  • Loan repayment rates
  • Student default rates
  • Arrests
  • Crime
  • Discipline
  • Violence against women
  • Balance sheet
  • Revenues
  • Expenses
  • Salaries
  • Student aid
  • Endowment
  • Pension
  • IRS Form 990 disclosures
  • Occupational staff
  • Instructional staff
  • Instructional salaries
  • Non-instructional staff salaries
  • New hires
  • Collections
  • Expenditures
  • Student aid
  • Recruiting
  • Athletic game-day revenues and expenses
  • Coaches
  • Participants
  • Doctorates
  • Research expenditures
  • Research personnel