Program Strategy

Keep up with the dynamic needs of your region

Our economists and data scientists provide predictive analytics and consulting for your institution’s local economy. Their work proves what programs your community needs and whether or not they’re feasible for your college to offer.

Helping Institutions Answer:

Program Demand Gap Analysis

The results of the Program Demand Gap Analysis provide colleges with a robust starting point for their program alignment initiatives.

Program Demand Gap Analysis
Identifying Program Opportunities

Identify industries and occupations that are in-demand or emerging

Use custom mapping to connect your programs to regional occupations

Analyze the existing talent pool and evaluate competition from other institutions

Validating Feasibility

We survey key businesses in your region to validate the potential of new programs and quantify exactly what employers look for in graduates.

To ensure your new program is a worthy investment, we estimate the impact it would have on your region. If you’re building it from the ground up, we factor in the cost of building new facilities, hiring new faculty, and recruiting new students.

Success Stories

See how some of the most innovative colleges are partnering with Emsi