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Title:  IPEDS Analytics: Delta Cost Project Database 1987-2010 Data File Documentation
Description: This report documents the 2010 data update for the IPEDS Analytics: Delta Cost Project Database. This longitudinal database has been derived from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) finance, enrollment, staffing, completions and student aid data for academic years 1986-87 through 2009-10. Several variables have been derived that ease trend analysis, with a focus on revenues and expenditures at postsecondary institutions.
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Cover Date: August 2012
Web Release: August 14, 2012
Publication #: NCES 2012823
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Colleen Lenihan
Type of Product: User's Manual/Data File Documentation
Survey/Program Areas: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Higher education
Postsecondary education
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