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Survey Shows Biggest Campus IT Priorities

With new technology comes new issues and IT departments on campuses are facing barriers. According to “The 2019 Campus Computing Survey” only 34% rate IT security as excellent, and yet 83% ranked it as their top issue in 2019.

Here’s a look at what they said were their top priorities:

  • IT data security: 83%
  • Hiring/retaining IT talent: 77%
  • Leveraging IT to support student success: 73%
  • Providing adequate user support: 71%
  • Data analysis/learning and managerial analytics: 60%
  • Digital accessibility/ADA compliance: 57%
  • Supporting online/distance education: 53%
  • Assisting faculty with the instructional integration of IT: 52%
  • IT business continuity/IT disaster recovery: 50%
  • Professional development for IT personnel: 49%