Degree Works

Ellucian Degree Works Consulting for Higher Education

Ellucian Platinum Partner

Higher Education technology can be a significant investment for any institution. Therefore, ensuring you are getting the most out of that investment is paramount to your school’s success. SIG can help. With our Ellucian Degree Works implementation consulting services, we offer academic planning tools, transfer articulation, real-time advising, Degree Works training, and graduation auditing to create efficiencies and foster a fluid interaction between advisors, academic staff, and students.

SIG supports Higher Education institutions using Ellucian Degree Works with expertise in:

Services Offered

  • CPoS
  • Implementation Services
  • Database Administration (DBA) Services
  • Assessments
  • Scribe Services
  • Student Education Planner (SEP)
  • Upgrades
  • Additional services and support

Course Program of Study (CPoS)

  • Project management
  • Business Process Analysis (BPA)
  • API integration
  • Banner Student and Banner Financial Aid configuration
  • Degree Works system set-up
  • Scribe services

Implementation Services

  • Project management and support
  • System installation
  • Software configuration and set-up
  • Foundational, technical, and end-user training
  • Localizations/system customizations
  • Catalog coding services (Scribe)

Database Administration (DBA) Services

  • Upgrades
  • System installation
  • General and ongoing support
  • System Administration
  • Cloud hosted or on-premises


  • Functional and technical software assessments
  • Back to Basics
  • CPoS readiness
  • Upgrade preparation and planning

Scribe Services

  • Full catalog scribing
  • In-depth training
  • Ongoing maintenance and support
  • Scribe services to support CPoS
  • Prerequisite checking for SEP and Banner registration

Student Education Planner (SEP)

  • Configuration, training, and support
  • Training
  • Template creation and maintenance
  • API Integration
  • SEP Registration


  • Planning services and project management
  • Technical upgrade services
  • Software training and configuration
  • Training on new features and functionality
  • Localization/customization re-integration

Additional Services and Support

  • CPA and Degree Works reporting
  • ODS configuration and support
  • Degree Works transfer equivalency self-service and administration
  • Health checks
  • System Maintenance

Client Success Stories