ERIC Number: ED397063
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Survey of Recent College Graduates, 1991. CD ROM Public Release File. [CD-ROM.]
National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
This CD-ROM disc contains data from the Survey of 1989-90 Recent College Graduates (RCG:91), a national survey conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). The data available are the public release files in contrast to the restricted use files which are available only under license from NCES. In addition to survey data collection, the RCG:91 study involved a collection of transcripts from sampled bachelor degree recipients. Some of the variables were modified for the public use file: (1) Race/ethnicity (recoded as non-Hispanic Whites and others); (2) Age (24 years and younger or 25 years and older); (3) Grade point average (3 categories); (4) Year subjects started work on their bachelor degree (before 1983 or after 1984); and (5) Major field of study (11 categories). TYPE OF SURVEY: National Survey; Sample Survey. RESPONDENTS: College Graduates. YEAR OF LATEST DATA: 1991. (SLD)
Descriptors: College Graduates, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Higher Education, National Surveys, Sampling, Student Characteristics
U.S. Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, P.O. Box 371954, Pittsburgh, PA 15250-7954 (Stock No. 065-000-00752-5, $14; make check payable to Superintendent of Documents).
Publication Type: Machine-Readable Data Files
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.