ERIC Number: ED404376
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, 1994. [CD-ROM].
National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) is a system of surveys designed to collect data from primary providers (institutions) of postsecondary education. It is the core postsecondary education data collection program of the National Center for Education Statistics. This disc contains one analysis file that includes variables from the five IPEDS survey types for the academic years from 1990-91 through 1994-95. The data have been combined into a single file with each record on the file representing a single institution. The file contains the nearly 1,500 variables that are considered to be most useful to the user community. The disc also contains an ASCII file version for 1994-95 and the individual data files and documentation for the following surveys: (1) Institutional Characteristics; (2) Fall Enrollment; (3) Completions; (4) Finance; and (5) Salaries and Tenure. TYPE OF SURVEY: National Survey. POPULATION: Higher Education Institutions. SAMPLE: Higher Education Institutions. RESPONDENTS: Higher Education Institutions. FREQUENCY OF UPDATE: Annual. YEAR OF EARLIEST DATA: 1990. YEAR OF LATEST DATA: 1995. (SLD)
Descriptors: Colleges, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Educational Finance, Enrollment, Graduation, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, Teacher Salaries, Tenure, User Needs (Information)
National Center for Education Statistics, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, DC 20208-5641; (202) 219-1373.
Publication Type: Machine-Readable Data Files
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.