We offer expertise in administrative leadership, online education management, strategic enrollment management and marketing planning, accreditation counsel, curriculum planning and development and assessment. Deliverables in areas of expertise are based upon the customized needs of the school. Some examples of documents are: Vision Plan, Systems Review (Academics, Admission, Assessment), Strategic Plan, Best Practice Benchmarks for Progress in Online Education Implementation.


"Drake and Marcum, Former President and Online Dean, tripled the enrollment at Midway College through excellent strategic online initiatives soaring the school to one of the top three Learning House clients during the first decade of the company's existence."

Dr. Denzil Edge, Founder and Former CEO
The Learning House, Inc. // Louisville, KY

"Drake and Marcum provide outstanding counsel with results-oriented plans that chart our course in expanding our Christian mission through online education."

Dr. Steven Eckman, President
York College // York, NE

"Drake and Marcum assist us with strategic planning and online best practices to guide us in our online initiative decision making process."

Dr. Stan Reid, President
Austin Graduate School of Theology // Austin, TX

Our Services

Counsel includes:

Accreditation: Management of accreditation processes including self-evaluation reports, application for accreditation and licensure counsel.

Administrative Leadership: Vision, planning and assessment customized to the needs of the school.

Curriculum Selection, Planning & Development: Best online programs and market demands, assistance with locating faculty course authors, and selection of appropriate delivery mechanism.

Enrollment Management: Enrollment and marketing strategies based upon for-profit best practices for non-profit schools.

Online Education Management: Best practice for structure, personnel and administrative policies and procedures.


Austin Graduate School of Theology
Hampden-Sydney College
Kentucky State University

Lexington Theological Seminary
University of Mobile
York College

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