What Does Digital Transformation Mean in Higher Education?

All Colleges and Universities are facing a growing threat of digital disruption. In the same way the newspaper industry was shaken by changes in technology and consumer behavior, the future of higher education will be shaped by institutions that find ways to adapt and endure. 

Schools are now competing globally for students, academics, funding, and business opportunities. Digital experiences now impact student life, the classroom, alumni engagement, teaching, research, publishing, and all aspects of the administration.

The Ocker Approach

Drive Digital Modernization on Your Campus

Your institution needs more than a digital strategy, it needs a business strategy that is fit for the digital age.

Digital transformation for higher education positions your institution at a competitive advantage, allows you to realize greater ROI, and reinforces a Student-First approach.

Our 3-Step Framework

Digital Transformation for Higher Education

Enhance Core Operations

By assessing current operations, we are able to enhance the way decisions are made and encourage a campus-wide digital culture.

  • Streamline & Simplify Processes

    Empower faculty and staff through fully-integrated, intuitive systems & decrease the time spent on manual processes.

  • Improve Student Experience

    Digitally-native students can enjoy a predictable digital interface that minimizes frustration and improves access to their learning ecosystem and campus resources.

Scale Your Digital State

We work with your community leaders to scale your digital state by expanding through technology, data, and analytics.

  • A Digital-Centric Campus

    Allows universities to easily scale their enrollment, course offerings, faculty research, and staff initiatives.

  • Your Growing Community

    Will have streamlined access to campus initiatives, integrated data pipelines in research, greater student engagement, endowment opportunities, and more.


Once all aspects of the university have evolved into data-driven functions, we amplify your value through automation and beyond.

  • Empower

    Faculty and staff to embrace the new digital meta and the opportunities for students, research, and outreach are limitless.

  • Imagine

    Offering real-time course content, analyzing research from a global database, or connecting with students and colleagues across the world for win-win collaboration.

Digital Transformation Consulting Services

Higher Education Digital Maturity Assessment

from $9500

Higher Education Digital Planning Strategy

$50,000 - $150,000

Higher Education Digital Transformation Roadmap

$100,000 +

* All billing is subject to a customized statement of work and written agreement.

You built the business.
We'll make it future-proof.