ERIC Number: EJ1087543
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
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Benchmarking--Current Availability, Possible New National Alternatives, and Making a Contribution to the Discussion
Atchison, Eric S.; Hosch, Braden J.
New Directions for Institutional Research, n166 p73-87 Sum 2015
This chapter synthesizes the national discussion on other solutions to the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), such as a national student record system, and complications. The authors will briefly examine the pros and cons of IPEDS while primarily focusing on national alternatives, as well providing specific examples for institutional researchers to make a contribution to the field.
Descriptors: Benchmarking, Postsecondary Education, Databases, Student Records, Institutional Research
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
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