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Common Data Set

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The Common Data Set (CDS) presents a centralized set of most often requested pieces of institutional information from the Office of Institutional Research. The CDS initiative is a collaborative effort among data providers in the higher education community and publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson's, part of The Thomson Corporation, and U.S. News & World Report. The combined goal of this collaboration is to improve the quality and accuracy of information provided to all, as well as to reduce the reporting burden on data providers.

This goal is attained by the development of clear, standard data items and definitions in order to determine a specific cohort relevant to each item. Data items and definitions used by the U.S. Department of Education in its higher education surveys often serve as a guide in the continued development of the CDS. Common Data Set items undergo broad review by the CDS Advisory Board as well as by data providers representing secondary schools and two- and four-year colleges. Feedback from those who utilize the CDS also is considered throughout the annual review process. 

Common Data Set

Definitions 
Section A: General Information
Section B: Enrollment and Persistence
Section C: First-time Freshmen Admissions
Section D: Transfer Admissions
Section E: Academic Offerings and Policies 
Section F: Student Life 
Section G: Annual Expenses 
Section H: Financial Aid
Section I: Instructional Faculty and Class Size 
Section J: Degrees Conferred

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