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Title:  Study of College Costs and Prices, 1988-89 to 1997-98
Description: This report presents the findings of a study mandated by Congress as part of the 1998 Amendments to the Higher Education Act. The study examines the relationship between costs and prices at groups of public and private not-for-profit institutions, and explores the potential association between financial aid and tuition, using data primarily from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Volume 2 (2002-158) contains seven commissioned papers from expert authors in the higher education community, as part of the first phase of a study mandated by Congress as part of the 1998 Amendments to the Higher Education Act.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: December 2001
Web Release: February 15, 2002
Print Release: This Publication will only be available online.
Publication #: NCES 2002157
General Ordering Information
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Alisa F. Cunningham, Jane V. Wellman, Melissa E. Clinedinst, and Jamie P. Merisotis
Type of Product: Statistical Analysis Report
Survey/Program Areas: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Postsecondary Education Descriptive Analysis Reports (PEDAR)
Keywords:
Cost of higher education
Expenditures
Finance
Postsecondary education
Tuition/fees
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