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Title:  2004/2009 Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study Restricted-Use Data File (including the 2015 Federal Student Aid Supplement and postsecondary education transcripts)
Description: The 2004/09 Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study (BPS:04/09) restricted-use data file contains data on a nationally representative sample of students who began postsecondary education for the first time in the 2003-04 academic year. These sample members were interviewed in their first, third, and sixth year since entering college. These record-level data are based on student interviews and other administrative data sources and allow users to examine topics related to enrollment, persistence, and degree attainment over six academic years, from 2003-04 to 2008-09. The file includes data from the postsecondary education transcripts (PETS) and the 2015 Federal Student Aid Supplement (which appended student loan data from the National Student Loan Data System through 2015).
Online Availability:
Cover Date: October 2017
Web Release: November 9, 2017
Publication #: NCES 2018412
Restricted Data Licenses
Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Sean Simone
Type of Product: Data File
Survey/Program Areas: Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study (BPS)
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Questions: For questions about the content of this Data File, please contact:
Aurora M. D'Amico.