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Title:  200708 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:08): Student Financial Aid Estimates for 200708
Description: This is the First Look at the results of the 200708 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:08), the most comprehensive, nationally representative survey of student financing of postsecondary education in the United States. About 114,000 undergraduate students and 14,000 graduate and first professional students were randomly selected from more than 1,600 postsecondary institutions. The report describes the percentages of students receiving various types of financial aid and average amounts received, by type of institution attended, attendance pattern, dependency status, and income level.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: April 2009
Web Release: April 14, 2009
Publication #: NCES 2009166
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Christina Chang Wei Lutz Berkner Shirley He Stephen Lew MPR Associates, Inc. Melissa Cominole Peter Siegel RTI International
Type of Product: First Look / ED TAB
Survey/Program Areas: National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS)
Higher education
Postsecondary education
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