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Higher Education Technology

Plante Moran
We’ll work with you and your board to prepare for accounting and auditing changes, manage risk, streamline operations, harness legacy costs, and leverage technology. We can also advise you on mergers and acquisitions, unrelated business income, and employee benefit plans as they relate to higher education institutions.

Digital transformation in higher education

How technology can transform higher education
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How the public sector is waking up to the power of data analytics

As governments are forced to do more with less, they're waking up to the huge potential of data analytics to improve efficiency, make better spending decisions, and predict future trends. Here's how to build a data-driven culture in your organization.

Tim Deskin
Article July 28, 2021 3 min read
Is your IT department ready for disruption?
Marvin Sauer
Article June 1, 2021 6 min read
IT Governance: Yours, Mine, or Ours?
Ivy Anderson
Article April 1, 2021 6 min read
Public sector data analytics: Leverage data to make better decisions
Mark Richards
Article October 1, 2020 6 min read

Enterprise risk management
Lessons for higher education

Managing risk in higher education

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Preparing for disruption: Strategic planning for higher education
Every college and university in the country has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Your institution’s survival may depend on how well it’s prepared for the next unexpected calamity. Is your strategic plan up to the task?
Ivy Anderson
Article November 25, 2020 5 min read
Five steps to effectively manage risk
Judy Wright
Article June 1, 2017 3 min read
Enterprise risk management: Lessons for higher education
Vicki VanDenBerg
Article June 1, 2017 12 min read
Cybersecurity for the public sector: You've been hacked — now what?
Judy Wright
Webinar February 19, 2018 70 min watch

Higher Education Technology Thought Leadership

  • Public sector data analytics: Leverage data to make better decisions
    Are you making full use of the data you collect? Here are some practical ways to gain the upper hand.
    Mark Richards
    Article October 1, 2020 6 min read
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  • Five benefits of cloud-based disaster recovery
    Are you prepared for an IT disaster? If you think you’re immune, think again. Here's how to get started on your disaster recovery plan and key considerations to weigh when thinking about cloud-based disaster recovery solutions.
    Judy Wright Kyle Macyda
    Article February 21, 2020 5 min read
    A picture of business colleagues discussing the five benefits of cloud-based disaster recovery
  • The fundamentals and risks of enterprise projects
    Large enterprise technology implementations can be overwhelming. With a lot of — expensive — moving pieces, implementation failures are a real risk. Here’s what to be aware of.
    Doug Hockenbrocht Craig Zampa
    Article January 16, 2020 3 min read
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  • Taking an enterprise approach to CRM in higher education
    CRM is a key growth driver for many institutions. But few in higher education believe they’re getting the most of out of their investment. Building a CRM culture can change that.
    Ivy Anderson Judy Wright
    Article June 7, 2018 3 min read
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Our clients say

This was not a small investment, but at the end of the day we received validation to confirm our own ideas, and also received true value-add with several of Plante Moran’s ideas that we would not have come up with on our own. What I enjoyed most about working with Plante Moran was their earnestness to understand not only the job function but the culture of our people.

Dr. Kyle Marrero President, University of West Georgia

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Operational review for large community college
Oakland Community College successfully streamlines their operations and increases operational effectiveness following review and restructuring of three departments.
Case Study April 13, 2017 3 min read
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Technology assessment for large university
University of West Georgia technology services are transformed following assessment of their Information Technology Services department’s staff, processes, and technology.
Case Study December 19, 2016 2 min read

Our Team

With our team's extensive experience, we understand your technology requirements, challenges, and goals. With more than 60 consultants who combine their expertise in technology assessment, selection, and implementation with their knowledge of higher education, we design and implement processes and solutions to help your institution thrive and position itself for the future.