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Fall 2014 IPEDS Data: Top 30 largest online enrollments per institution

By Phil HillMore Posts (401) The National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) and its Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) provide the most official data on colleges and universities in the United States. This is the third year of data. Let’s … Continue reading

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Fall 2014 IPEDS Data: New Profile of US Higher Ed Online Education

By Phil HillMore Posts (401) The National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES) and its Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) provide the most official data on colleges and universities in the United States. I have been analyzing and sharing the … Continue reading

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College Scorecard: ED quietly adds in 700 missing colleges

By Phil HillMore Posts (401) It’s worth giving credit where credit is due, and the US Department of Education (ED) has fixed a problem that Russ Poulin and I pointed out where they had previously left ~700 colleges out of … Continue reading

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College Scorecard Article Published In Washington Post

By Phil HillMore Posts (401) I have written several posts looking at the new College Scorecard and its inherent flaws in the data, often starting with observations from Russ Poulin at WCET. Today Susan Svrluga, education reporter at the Washington Post, … Continue reading

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College Scorecard Problem Gets Worse: One in three associate’s degree institutions are not included

By Phil HillMore Posts (401) Late yesterday I posted about the Education Department (ED) new College Scorecard and how it omits a large number of community colleges based on an arbitrary metric. In particular, the Education Department (ED) is using a … Continue reading

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