Awareness + Perception Research
Knowing where your institution stands according to your dominant markets offers solutions for competitive positioning, digital strategies, and telling a clearer story while often uncovering a unique value proposition. Learn more about what Carnegie can do to measure your institution’s perception.
External Perception Research
Focused, quantitative perception studies identify what audience segments and markets think of your institution and your key competition. An in-depth look at institutional familiarity, reputation, and personality, as assessed by prospective students, parents, educational influencers, and community leaders, offers insight into a wide range of enrollment and communication strategies.
Digital Perception Research
Our Digital Perception Research improves brand awareness and empowers your college or university to better focus your digital approaches and spending. Our strategic brand perception metrics combine proprietary digital search practices and ad buy trends with an in-depth assessment of where key audiences engage with your institution online.
Perception Benchmarking Analysis
Perceptions are dynamic, changing at any moment. Our Perception Benchmarking Analysis builds on historic research and sample frameworks to yield fresh, evolving insights. Consistent benchmarking enables nimble strategy and communication adjustments.
When we needed data to inform our strategic plan, Carnegie designed a highly customized project that helped answer our biggest questions at Rhodes College. Dr. Marjorie Hass
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