NPEC - IPEDS Focus and Activities

NPEC - IPEDS is responsible for developing a research and development agenda for the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Specifically, NPEC:

  • Identifies key data issues and proposes a research and development agenda for IPEDS
  • Monitors and reviews commissioned background papers, on topics of importance to the IPEDS Technical Review Panel
  • Serves on the IPEDS Technical Review Panel; and
  • Identifies topics for research generated through the NPEC/AIR Focused Grant program. Grant program information and applications can be accessed at AIR Grant Programs. To download copies of final grant reports go to AIR Funded Research and Dissertation Grants.