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Projections of Education Statistics to 2014, published September 2005.

List of Abbreviations

     ADA       average daily attendance
  BLS   Bureau of Labor Statistics
  CCD   Common Core of Data
  CPI   Consumer Price Index
  EDMOD   Education Forecasting Model
  ESSI   Education Statistics Services Institute
  FTE   full-time-equivalent
  IPEDS   Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
  MAPE   mean absolute percentage error
  NCES   National Center for Education Statistics

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