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Published Reports
Access, Persistence, and Attainment of a Degree
Financing Postsecondary Education
Student Profiles and Descriptive Summaries
Life After College
Postsecondary Faculty
K-12 Teachers
Other Topics

This section provides access to a series of analysis reports that focus on postsecondary education policy issues. These analyses take advantage of multiple education data sources, especially from recently completed surveys.

For most published reports you can view the executive summary—including graphs, tables, definition of terms used, and explanation of the research methodology used—online. All of the reports are available for download in PDF format.

Almost all of the reports tables were created using the DAS so you can download, edit, and rerun the table parameter files (TPF) and correlation parameter files (CPF) to make your own customized tables.

Published reports are organized by release year, within these groups:

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