The Center for Intelligent Process Automation pairs Nichols College student experts with business partners to identify, analyze, and implement digital transformation opportunities.  

Automations use cutting-edge technology to quickly and easily remove inefficiencies from the daily toil of computer-focused jobs.  

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What does a CIPA IPAA do?

Intelligent Process Automation Analysts are student-experts helping businesses begin their digital transformation by identifying RPA opportunities.

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Reducing Wait Time To Improve Job Satisfaction: A College Acceptance Use Case

Process automation easily removed a 15-minute waiting period and significant opportunities for user error, improving job satisfaction and freeing admissions counselors to collaborate on an improved customer experience.

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What Does a Bot Actually Do?

What does a bot actually do? Get a peek inside the specialized knowledge, skills, and career opportunities that our students have available to them.

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Records and Reconciliations: A Banking Proof of Concept

CIPA students set out to prove that banks could see huge savings with simple, effective RPA solutions.

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Beating the Odds: Robotic Process Automation at the Mohegan Sun Casino & Resort

Automations have proven effective at helping employees spend less time on routine reporting and more on creative problem-solving.

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Will RPA Eliminate Jobs?

What are the economic implications of RPA as a business process tool? Is RPA going to eliminate jobs, or improve them?

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Freeing Your Team with Automation: An Auto Finance Proof of Concept

Text-grabbing operations fill out and process applications, saving time and reducing errors for bank employees.

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What is RPA?

Learn more about what Robotic Process Automation is and how it can help you get the maximum value from your workforce.

Future of RPA

Robotic Process Automation is a foundational technology that companies should consider as a first step in their AI journey.

Pros & Cons

RPA can make massive changes to your business processes, and that can be intimidating. Let’s weight the pros and cons.

Limits of RPA

RPA can offer unique and money-saving efficiencies across industries, but it does have its limitation.