2023 Field Guide: Curriculum and Catalog Management

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Why Read This Research

While curriculum and catalog management software solutions, by and large, share a core base functionality well suited for most institutions, Tambellini has identified considerations that can help institutions differentiate leading products. This 2023 field guide provides insight into the leading curriculum and catalog vendor solution providers—Coursedog, CourseLeaf, Kuali, Modern Campus, and Watermark. Learn about current market conditions and how they influence institutional approaches to modernizing curriculum and catalog management technology and processes.

Key Questions Answered

  • What curriculum and catalog management vendor solutions are leading the US market, and why?
  • How are curriculum and catalog management products evolving or coming to market to address key institutional needs?
  • How do institutions’ student system selections correlate with their selected financial aid solutions?
  • How might each curriculum and catalog management solution integrate within an institution’s existing technology ecosystem?


  • Vendor in Focus: Coursedog, CourseLeaf, Kuali, Modern Campus, Watermark
  • Software Category in Focus: Catalog and Curriculum Management
  • Authors: Matt Winn, Senior Analyst, Tambellini Group
  • Research Availability: May 2023

Table of Contents

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Market Conditions
  3. Market Snapshot
  4. Coursedog
  5. CourseLeaf
  6. Kuali
  7. Modern Campus
  8. Watermark
  9. Institutional Considerations
  10. Methodology

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