Carol B. Aslanian is Senior Vice President for Market Research at EducationDynamics and founder of Aslanian Market Research. Over the course of a 30-year career, she has assisted nearly 300 colleges and universities to better meet the needs of adult and post-traditional students, first through the College Board’s Office of Adult Learning Services, then at Aslanian Group, Inc. and now at EducationDynamics. Aslanian is a national authority on the characteristics and learning patterns of post-traditional students and has made hundreds of presentations to educational institutions, state agencies, and national associations, focusing on her major area of expertise – access to higher education for place-bound and time-bound students. She has both designed market studies to assist colleges in enhancing their share of the adult student market and conducted onsite audits and consultations to assess institutional readiness to meet the demands of adult students and area employers. She has assisted hundreds of colleges, universities, state education agencies, regional consortia of colleges, multi-institutional centers, and chambers of commerce in developing programs that meet the needs of their constituencies, primarily working professional adult students and business and industry. Aslanian received her degrees from Cornell University and Harvard University.