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Title:  A Classification System for 2-Year Postsecondary Institutions
Description: This report explores the development of a classification system for 2-year institutions that can provide a framework for analysis and contribute to the discourse in public policy. The report discusses recent classification strategies put forth by researchers, and outlines a proposed classification system based on data from the Integrated Postsecondary Data Analysis System (IPEDS).
Online Availability:
Cover Date: June 2001
Web Release: June 25, 2001
Print Release: August 9, 2001
Publication #: NCES 2001167
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Ronald A. Phipps, Jessica M. Shedd, Jamie P. Merisotis
Type of Product: Technical/Methodological Report
Survey/Program Areas: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Postsecondary Education Descriptive Analysis Reports (PEDAR)
Keywords:
Postsecondary education
Questions: For questions about the content of this Technical/Methodological Report, please contact:
Aurora M. D'Amico.
 
 
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