Projections of Education Statistics to 2020

NCES 2011-026
September 2011

List of Abbreviations


ADA Average daily attendance
BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics
CCD Common Core of Data
CIP Classification of Instructional Programs
CPI Consumer Price Index
CPS Current Population Survey
EAP Employees by assigned position
EDMOD Education Forecasting Model
FTE Full-time-equivalent
HEGIS Higher Education General Information Survey
IPEDS Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
LEA Local education agency
MAPE Mean absolute percentage error
NCES National Center for Education Statistics
NCHS National Center for Health Statistics