Christensen Scorecard: Data visualization of US postsecondary institution closures and mergers

The Big Picture In 2013, Harvard Business professor Clayton Christensen made a bold prediction based on his ubiquitous innovation theory that maybe half of all postsecondary institutions could close within 10-15 years. (source: https://youtu.be/KYVdf5xyD8I, starting at 6:25) The scary thing is that 15 years from now, maybe half of the universities will be in bankruptcy, including the state schools. But in the end, I’m excited to see that happen. Christensen then doubled down on his predictions in 2017, humorously saying it might take nine years instead of ten. (source: https://youtu.be/4ljlUOV-Uj4, starting at 1:04:42) Q. Do you still believe, as you’ve said before, that…