Marking a Milestone
Flagler College, located in historic St. Augustine, Florida, is a private, four-year co-educational college that has been ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the South by U.S. News. Students have their choice of 24 majors and 29 minors in selected liberal and pre-professional programs.
A Jenzabar client institution since 2000, Flagler College operates the fully-integrated Jenzabar® EX enterprise resource planning (ERP) system to manage its student information and business office processes. In 2008, as the College celebrated its fortieth year, Flagler leadership decided to replace their learning management system with Jenzabar eLearning.
Frustration with Non-Teaching Tasks
Flagler College takes pride in its faculty, who are described as “scholars and creative artists” as well as dedicated teachers. But in recent years, the faculty had been voicing frustration with Flagler’s previous learning management system, in large part because it was not integrated with campus-wide administrative systems.
“Faculty members complained that they were spending too much time on non-teaching tasks, especially on
getting learning management system information into the ERP,” explains Joe Provenza, Chief Information Officer at Flagler. College officials could no longer justify using IT resources to support inefficient administrative processes and outdated technology. Continue reading…