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Title: 2019–20 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:20) Data File Documentation
Description: This publication describes the methods and procedures used for the 201920 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS:20). It also provides information that will be helpful to analysts in accessing and understanding the restricted-use files containing the NPSAS:20 data. NPSAS:20 includes cross-sectional, nationally representative samples of undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in postsecondary education in the United States. NPSAS:20 also includes state-representative samples of undergraduate students in some states, as well as in public 2 year and in public 4 year institution sectors within some states. The study covers topics pertaining to student enrollment, with a focus on how individuals and families finance postsecondary education.
Online Availability:
Cover Date: November 2023
Web Release: November 15, 2023
Publication #: NCES 2024482
Center/Program: NCES
Type of Product: User's Manual/Data File Documentation
Survey/Program Areas: National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS)
Cost of Higher Education
Higher Education
Postsecondary Education
Student Financial Aid
Questions: For questions about the content of this User's Manual/Data File Documentation, please contact:
Tracy Hunt-White.