Articles

  • Credentials Celebrates 20 Years

    Thomas D. McKechney, CEO

    In September of 1997, Jeff Geldermann, Jack Weber, and I started Credentials in a 180 square foot office furnished with 2nd hand cubicles and an idea that degree and enrollment verifications could be requested and fulfilled on the fledgling internet. We thought we could build an enterprise around the concept of removing phone traffic from the Registrar’s Office and in so doing enhance Registrar productivity. Along the way...
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  • Who Owns the Record?

    J. James Wager, Consultant & Education Strategist

    The traditional thought has been that the collegiate record belongs to the institution. Contemporary thinking is turning this long-standing notion on its head.
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