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Dataset: BPS:94 Beginning Postsecondary Students Second Follow-up

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Descriptive Summary of 1989-90 Beginning Postsecondary Students: 5 Years Later With an Essay on "Postsecondary Persistence and Attainment"

Report tables
1 Total attained tab1a
  Highest degree attained by level of institution

tab1b
2 Overall persistence and attainment by level of institution tab2a
  Total

tab2b
3 Persistence and attainment at first institution: non-total columns tab3a
  Total columns

tab3b
4 Transfer status

tab4
5 Transfer before/after first degree tab5a
  Attended more than one institution

tab5b
6 Last institution attended

tab6
7 Degree working toward at first institution

tab7
8 Total, no degree - all rows but level of first institution tab8a
  Total, no degree - level of first institution tab8b
  Highest degree attained - all rows but level of first institution tab8c
  Highest degree attained - level of first institution

tab8d
9 Number of degrees attempted

tab9
10 Degree working toward at first institution tab10a
  Degree attempted at any time

tab10b
11 Highest degree attained by type of degree attempted tab11a
  Total

tab11b
12 Level of first institution

tab12
13 Transfer status and enrollment continuity

tab13
14 Attained or still enrolled by transfer and enrollment continuity tab14a
  Total

tab14b
15 Overall persistence and attainment by attendance characteristics

tab15
16 Gender tab16gen
  Dependency status tab16dep
  Socioeconomic status tab16ses
  Age tab16age
  Race-ethnicity tab16rac
  marital status

tab16mar
17 Attained or still enrolled by demographic characteristics: total tab17cuc
  Attained or still enrolled by demographic characteristics: 4-year tab17cu4
  Attained or still enrolled by demographic characteristics: 2-year tab17cu2
  Attained or still enrolled by demographic characteristics: less-than-2-year

tab17cu0
18 Attained or still enrolled by persistance risk factors: total tab18cuc
  Attained or still enrolled by persistance risk factors: 4-year tab18cu4
  Attained or still enrolled by persistance risk factors: 2-year tab18cu2
  Attained or still enrolled by persistance risk factors: less-than-2-years

tab18cu0
19 Number of risk factors in 1989-90

tab19
20 Attained bachelor's or still enrolled at 4-year tab20a
  Not enrolled at 4-year

tab20b
21 Date of bachelor's degree receipt

tab21
22 First type of departure from the persistence track

tab22
Compendium tables
1.1 Highest degree attained by first institution attended, first degree, degtatt
  Overall persistence and attainment by first institution attended, first degree

cumcatt
1.2 Highest degree attained by attendance pattern degtpers
  Overall persistence and attainment by attendance pattern

cumcpers
1.3 Highest degree attained by demographic characteristics degtdemo
  Overall persistence and attainment by demographic characteristics

cumcdemo
1.4 Highest degree attained by risk factors degtatrs
  Overall persistence and attainment by risk factors

cumcatrs
1.5 Selected types of institutions

everatt
1.6 Control of transfer institutions

tranctl
2.1a Highest degree attained: 4-year det4att
  Overall persistence and attainment: 4-year

cum4att
2.1b Highest degree attained: 2-year det2att
  Overall persistence and attainment: 2-year

cum2att
2.1c Highest degree attained: less-than-2-year det0att
  Overall persistence and attainment: less-than-2-year

cum0att
2.2a Highest degree attained: 4-year, attendance pattern det4pers
  Overall persistence and attainment: 4-year, attendance pattern

cum4pers
2.2b Highest degree attained: 2-year, attendance pattern det2pers
  Overall persistence and attainment: 2-year, attendance pattern

cum2pers
2.2c Highest degree attained: less-than-2-years, attendance pattern det0pers
  Overall persistence and attainment: less-than-2-years, attendance pattern

cum0pers
2.3a Highest degree attained: 4-year, demographic characteristics det4demo
  Overall persistence and attainement: 4-year, demographic characteristics

cum4demo
2.3b Highest degree attained: 2-year, demographic characteristics det2demo
  Overall persistence and attainement: 2-year, demographic characteristics

cum2demo
2.3c Highest degree attained: less-than-2-year, demographic characteristics det0demo
  Overall persistence and attainement: less-than-2-year, demographic characteristics

cum0demo
2.4a Highest degree attained: 4-year, risk factors det4atrs
  Overall persistence and attainement: 4-year, risk factors

cum4atrs
2.4b Highest degree attained: 2-year, demographic characteristics det2atrs
  Overall persistence and attainement: 2-year, demographic characteristics

cum2atrs
2.4c Highest degree attained: less-than-2-year, risk factors det0atrs
  Overall persistence and attainment: less-than-2-year, risk factors

cum0atrs
3.1 First degree attained deg1att
  Overall persistence and attainment

cumatt
3.2 First degree attained, by attendance pattern deg1pers
  Overall persistence and attainment, by attendance pattern

cumpers
3.3 First degree attained, by demographic characteristics deg1demo
  Overall persistence and attainment, by demographic characteristics

cumdemo
4.1 Overall persistence and attainment by first institution attended, first degree

comatt
4.2 Overall persistence and attainment by attendance pattern

compers
4.3 Overall persistence and attainment by demographic characteristics

comdemo
5.1 First degree attained at the first institution degfatt
  Persistence and attainment at the first institution

insatt
5.2 First degree attained at the first institution, attendance pattern

degfpers
  Persistence and attainment at the first institution, attendance pattern

inspers
5.3 First degree attained at the first institution, demographic characteristics degfdemo
  Persistence and attainment at the first institution, demographic characteristics

insdemo
5.4 First degree attained at the first institution, risk factors degfatrs
  Persistence and attainment at the first institution, risk factors

insatrs
5.5 First degree attained at first institution degfsoc
  Attainment and retention at first institution

inssoc
5.6 First degree attained at the first institution, education financing degffin
  Persistence and attainment at the first institution, education financing

insfin
6.1 Persistence and attainment-BA, institution where began work, type of degree

baalatt
6.2 Persistence and attainment-BA, demographic characteristics

baaldemo
6.3 Persistence and attainment-BA, risk factors

baalatrs
7.1 Persistence and attainment - AA, institution where began work, type of degree

aaalatt
7.2 Persistence and attainmen-AA, demographic characteristics

aaaldemo
7.3 Persistence and attainment-AA, risk factors

aaalatrs
8.1 Persistence and attainment of a certificate

ctalatt
8.2 Ever working toward certificate - demographic

ctaldemo
8.3 Ever working toward certificate - risk factors

ctalatrs
9.1 First spell - various characteristics

firsatt
9.2 First spell - demographic enrollment

firsdemo
9.3 First spell - risk factors

firsatrs
9.4 First spell - social, academic, work, satisfaction

firssoc
9.5 First spell - education financing

firsfin
10.1a First spell , public 4-year

f4puatt
10.1b First spell, private, not-for-profit 4-year

f4pratt
10.1c First spell, public 2-year

f2puatt
10.2a First spell , public 4-year, demographic characteristics

f4pudemo
10.2b First spell, private, not-for-profit 4-year, demographic characteristics

f4prdemo
10.2c First spell, public 2-year, demographic characteristics

f2pudemo
10.3a First spell , public 4-year, risk factors

f4puatrs
10.3b First spell, private, not-for-profit 4-year, risk factors

f4pratrs
10.3c First spell, public 2-year, risk factors

f2puatrs
10.4a First spell, public 4-year - social, academic, and work experience

f4pusoc
10.4b First spell, private, not-for-profit 4-year - social, academic, and work experience

f4prsoc
10.4c First spell, public 2-year, - social, academic, and work experience

f2pusoc
10.5a First spell, public 4-year, education financing

f4pufin
10.5b First spell, private, not-for-profit 4-year, education financing

f4prfin
10.5c First spell, public 2-year, education financing

f2pufin
11.1 Longest spell

longatt
11.2 Longest spell, demographic characteristics

longdemo
11.3 Longest spell, risk factors

longatrs
12.1 Last spell

lastatt
12.2 Last spell, demographic characteristics

lastdemo
12.3 Last spell, risk factors

lastatrs
13.1 Annual persistence and attainment outcomes: 1989-90

pt131
13.2 Annual persistence and attainment outcomes: 1990-91

pt132
13.3 Annual persistence and attainment outcomes: 1991-92

pt133
13.4 Annual persistence and attainment outcomes: 1992-93

pt134
13.5 Annual persistence and attainment outcomes: 1993-94

pt135
13.6 Left persistence track

pt136
14.1 Gender

demosex
14.2 Age

demoage
14.3 Socioeconomic status

demoses
14.4 Race-ethnicity

demorace
14.5 Martial status

demomar
14.6 Parental education

demopedu
14.7 Dependency status

demodep
14.8 Risk factors demopavg
  GED demohdeg
  Financially independent demopdep
  Enrolled part-time

demopatt
14.9 Age when began first institution

instage
14.10 Level of first institution

demolev
14.11 Control of first institution

democtl
15.1 Ever received financial aid

aidfin
15.2 Ever received assistance from family or using personal savings

othfin
15.3 Level and control of first institution

ofcoaid
15.4 Degree attainment cumpafin
  No degree, not enrolled/total

cumcfin
15.5 Total aidypers
  4-year aidyp4yr
  2-year aidyp2yr
  Less-than-2-year aidyp0yr
  Total - no aid aidnpers
  4-year - no aid aidnp4yr
  2-year - no aid aidnp2yr
  Less-than-2-year, no aid

aidnp0yr
15.6 Ever borrowed

borrofco
15.7 Average amount borrowed

borramt
15.8a Owe postsecondary loans

debtperc
15.8b Average amount owed

debtamt
15.9a Borrowed by loan repayment arrangements

payback
15.9b Borrowed and currently repaying loans

avgpay
16.1a marital status

marital
16.1b Timing of marriage

whenmar
16.2a Number of children

securchl
16.2b With children, timing of children

hadkid
16.3 volunteer/community service activities

volunt
16.4a Curent voter registration

svvotreg
16.4b Recently voted

vote
16.5 Graduate school application and attendance

gradgo
16.6 licensing exams and exam takers

licens
17.1 Employed while enrolled

workin
17.2 Most recent occupation

recjob
17.3 Pay and fringe benefits jobsat1
  Job security/permanence jobsat2
  Promotion opportunity jobsat3
  Futher educational opportunities jobsat4
  Importance of work jobsat5
  Difficulty/challenge of work jobsat6
  Overall satisfaction

jobsat7
17.4 Unemployment

unemhelp
17.5 Unemployment 1990 though 1993

unemplyr
17.6 Months before obtained first principal job

time2fj
17.7 Actions taken to obtain most recent job

obtain
17.8 Relationship between most recent job and education

skills

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