User Manuals

Technical data file user manuals provide detailed information about the statistical design of the HS&B survey waves, data collection methodology, response rates and bias analyses, assessment design, transcript collection methodology, and many other subjects.
The main technical documentation is:

High School and Beyond Postsecondary Education Transcript Study. Data File User's Manual, Contractor Report.

High School and Beyond Transcripts Survey (1982). Data File User's Manual. Contractor Report.

High School and Beyond Course Offerings and Course Enrollments Survey (1982). Data File User's Manual. Contractor Report.

Other technical documentation can be found at the Publications and Products section.