Company Overview

Higher Ed Insight (HEI) is a Certified Woman-Owned Small Business that offers services in strategic learning, evaluation, custom research, and facilitated¬†events. HEI’s team includes skilled applied researchers and facilitators with a range of expertise focused on improving education and workforce outcomes.

Our Focus and Commitment

HEI is dedicated to helping every client become a learning organization or entity, and maximizing their use of data for programmatic and organizational strategic planning and decision making.

Experience and Services

Since 2010, our team has served hundreds of clients in the education and workforce sector, including federal, state, and nonprofit entities. We have a wealth of content expertise in the areas of College Access and Success, STEM Education, Career Technical Education, Rural Education, Workforce Development, and Adult Learners. Our services focus on organizational learning and span the following categories:

  • Strategic Learning
  • Program Evaluation + Planning
  • Custom Research Studies + Literature Reviews
  • Meeting Facilitation (Virtual + In-person)
  • Strategic Planning Meetings + Events
  • Quantitative + Qualitative Analysis
  • Survey Development + Administration

HEI has worked as a subcontractor with the following :

  • Department of Education
  • Department of Labor
  • National Institutes of Health
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • National Science Foundation
  • National Academy of Sciences
Core Competencies

Research/Evaluation Design

  • Logic models
  • Theories of change
  • Literature reviews
  • Sampling frameworks
  • Case studies
  • Implementation studies

Data Collection/Analysis

  • Surveys
  • Interviews and focus groups
  • Secondary/extant data analysis
  • Site visits/observations
  • Cost-benefit/-effectiveness
  • Needs assessment
  • Time series analyses
  • Transcript coding + thematic analysis

Reporting/Capacity Building

  • Learning discussions
  • Program improvement
  • Briefs and data summaries
  • Audience-appropriate informative reports
  • Data visualizations
  • Infographics
  • Data dashboards
Company Data

DUNS: 962380759
SBA Status: SB

Contract Vehicles

541611, Management and Financial
Consulting; Acquisition and Grants
Management Services

NAICS Codes Performed

541611, 541618, 541720, 611430, 611710