ERIC Number: ED397065
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study First Followup. BPS:90/92 DAS--Public Use Data Analysis System (DAS). [CD-ROM.]
National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
This CD-ROM disc contains data from the Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study First Follow-up (BPS:90/92) in the form of a Data Analysis System (DAS) public release. This DAS release does not contain all of the variables collected as part of BPS:90/92, but it does contain most that are of interest to analysts for descriptive purposes, including all those used to generate the "Descriptive Summary of 1989-90 Beginning Postsecondary Students: Two Years Later Report" available from the Government Printing Office or ERIC or through the Internet. The most current DAS, as of September 1994, is also included. This study begins with a cohort as they begin postsecondary education regardless of when they completed high school. This means that information is available about nontraditional students. Installation information is included. TYPE OF SURVEY: National survey; Longitudinal Survey; Followup Survey. SAMPLE: Over 6,000 students. RESPONDENTS: College Students. FREQUENCY: Once. YEAR OF EARLIEST DATA: 1989. YEAR OF LATEST DATA: 1994. (SLD)
Publication Type: Machine-Readable Data Files
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Beginning Postsecondary Students Long Study
Note: For related reports, see ED 378 236, ED 373 118, ED 351 379.