C21U explores change-oriented ideas in higher education and engages collaborators in their design and validation. Current research topics include:
Education Value Index: system to rethink the notion of college rankings by considering the "value" institutes of higher education provide to their students and the community, while recognizing that value is different for each learner.
C21U Facts Database: database housing recent information and statistics about the latest trends in higher education through a fully vetted, indexed, and customized Google search.
Presentations: C21U researchers present at professional conferences and invited talks.
Publications: C21U researchers publish in a variety of professional academic journals.