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Title:The facts: Postsecondary access and success
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Short Description:This factsheet explains why ensuring access to postsecondary education is vital to our nation's health.
Annotation:This factsheet explains why ensuring access to postsecondary education is vital to our nation's health. It provides data and statistics demonstrating the necessity of making postsecondary educational opportunities available to all students, especially those from low-income and minority backgrounds.
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College Access
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
Financial Aid, Affordability, Tuition, and Costs
Improving Postsecondary Student Success
Low-Income Students
Social and Economic Benefits of College/Economic Development

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Making loans work: How community colleges support responsible borrowing
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for Hispanic students
Advancing to completion: Increasing degree attainment by improving graduation rates and closing gaps for African-American students
The economic benefits of postsecondary degrees: A state and national level analysis
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
The return on the federal investment in for-profit education: Debt without a diploma
Grading higher education: Giving consumers the information they need
Measuring success by degrees: The status of college completion in SREB states
Conducting a scan of your college access and success system: Why it matters, how to do it, how to use it
Benefitting whom? For-profit education companies and the growth of military educational benefits
Divided we fail: Improving completion and closing racial gaps in California community colleges
The 'bottom' seventy percent: What America's elite institutions of higher learning owe to everyone else
Are you gainfully employed? Setting standards for for-profit degrees
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
The college completion agenda: State policy guide
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Beyond basic skills: State strategies to connect low-skilled students to an employer-valued postsecondary education
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
Cracking the student aid code: Parent and student perspectives on paying for college
The state of communities of color in the U.S. economy
Turning the tide: Five years of Achieving the Dream in community colleges
Service members in school: Military veterans' experiences using the post-9/11 GI Bill and pursuing postsecondary education
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
Improving community college success
Creating opportunities in health care: The community college role in workforce partnerships
On our way: Educational toolkit for families (A program instructional guide)
Promoting full-time attendance among adults in community college: Early impacts from the performance-based scholarship demonstration in New York
Latino college completion: Pennsylvania
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Equity scorecard: A process for building institutional capacity to educate young men of color
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
Hearing on non-traditional students
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
Pathway to recovery: Implementing a back on track through college model
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth: A key to higher education access and success: Version 2.0
Learn and earn: Modeling the success of Metropolitan College: The Business-Higher Education Forum's simulation series
Single mothers and college success: Charting paths out of poverty
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
A community college instructor like me: Race and ethnicity interactions in the classroom
Charting pathways to completion for low-income community college students
Not just kid stuff anymore: The economic imperative for more adults to complete college
Building integrated pathways to sustainable careers: An introduction to the Accelerated Opportunity Initiative
Latino college completion: California
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
What explains trends in labor supply among U.S. undergraduates, 1970-2009?
Increasing opportunities for immigrant students: Community college strategies for success
Beginning subbaccalaureate students' labor market experiences: Six years later in 2009
Black male student success in higher education: A report from the national black male college achievement study
Pell grants and the lifting of rural America's future
A stronger nation through higher education: A detailed look at college attainment-nationally, by state and by metro area
Opportunity for action: Preparing youth for 21st century livelihoods
Latino college completion in 50 states
The role of minority-serving institutions in redefining and improving developmental education
Why access matters: The community college student body
Close, but no degree: Removing barriers to degree-completion and economic advancement in New Jersey
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
Housing wealth and higher education: Building a foundation for economic mobility
Boosting postsecondary education performance
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
Pathways through graduate school and into careers
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
Moving on up: How tuition tax breaks increasingly favor the upper middle-class
Refocusing adult education on career and postsecondary success: An analysis of adult education (Title II) in WIA reauthorization proposals
Reducing undergraduate debt to increase Latina and Latino participation in STEM professions
New Americans in postsecondary education: A profile of immigrant and second-generation American undergraduates
The role of student learning outcomes for institutional accountability and transparency
Evaluating student outcomes at for-profit colleges
Study: College degrees pay off most for African Americans in California
How does institutional grant aid impact college choice?
Information constraints and financial aid policy
Degreeless in debt: What happens to borrowers who drop out
Transfer & mobility: A national view of pre-degree student movement in postsecondary institutions
Latino college completion in 50 states: Executive summary
Compendium of practices to increase Latino college completion 2012: Profiles of organizational efforts
Ensuring America's Future - Sector briefs
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
Improving the odds for failing schools
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
Issues facing historically black colleges and unversities: Results of a focused discussion and survey
Why policymakers should care about children's savings
National Governor's Association: Complete to Compete Resources
Four steps to finishing first: An agenda for increasing college productivity to create a better educated society
Gender inequalities in education
The midwest challenge: Matching jobs with education in the post-recession economy
Top ten higher education policy issues for 2011
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Military service members and veterans: A profile of those enrolled in undergraduate and graduate education in 2007-08
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
Community college access and affordability for occupational and nontraditional students
Merit aid for undergraduates: Trends from 1995-96 to 2007-08
Trends in student aid 2011
Leveraging data for college completion
Can simple be equitable? Lessons from state grant programs
Today's promise, tomorrow's future: The social and educational factors contributing to the outcomes of Hispanics in urban schools
FIve ways ed pays: Five powerful ways a college degree can transform your life and your lifestyle
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
One degree of separation: How young Americans who don't finish college see their chances for success
Trends in for-profit postsecondary education: Enrollment, prices, student aid and outcomes
Giving credit where credit is due: Creating a competency-based qualifications framework for postsecondary education and training
Latino college completion: Florida
Achieving ambitious goals: Case studies of scaling up programs for advancing low-skilled adults
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
Is college worth it? College presidents, public assess value, quality and mission of higher education
Stepping stones: Principal career paths and school outcomes
Capacity building to diversify STEM: Realizing potential among HBCUs
Momentum: Sustaining efforts to improve life outcomes among African-American males
2010 census of male-focused programs: A snapshot of programs and organzations supporting American males
Profiting from health care: The role of for-profit schools in training the health care workforce
Online learning: Does it help low-income and underprepared students?
The transition to adulthood: How states can support older youth in foster care
A phenomenological study of high school counselor advocacy as it relates to the college access of underrepresented students
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
Trends in the receipt of Pell Grants: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
The Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
Big gaps, small gaps: Some colleges and universities do better than others in graduating Hispanic students
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
The impact of loan repayment rates on minority students
Certificates count: An analysis of sub-baccalaureate certificates
Factors contributing to the upward transfer of baccalaureate aspirants beginning at community colleges
Enhancing tax credits to encourage saving for higher education: Advancing the American opportunity tax credit and reforming the saver's credit
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
Housing policy is school policy: Economically integrative housing promotes academic success in Montgomery County, Maryland
A better affirmative action: State universities that created alternatives to racial preferences
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
Career and technical education: Five ways that pay along the way to the B.A.
One in seven: Ranking youth disconnection in the 25 largest metro areas
Examining economic mobility and the American Dream across demographics
The state of Latinos in the United States: Although the growing population has experienced marked success, barriers remain
Adult college completion toolkit
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Black male student athletes and racial inequities in NCAA division I college sports
The earning power of recent graduates from Virginia's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
The earning power of graduates from Tennessee's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
Cultivating generative connections, commitment, and engagement among campus constituencies: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
First-year programs: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
College credit in high school: Access and success for low-income and minority students
Community college transfer and articulation policies: Looking beneath the surface
Deciding on postsecondary education
Educational Attainment in the United States: 2007
Given half a chance: The Schott 50 state report on public education and black males
For the benefit of all: Ensuring immigrant health and well-being
Beyond access: Explaining socioeconomic differences in college transfer
The fiscal impacts of college attainment
Promoting student success in community colleges by increasing student support services
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
Education at a glance 2008: OECD indicators
Building a data sharing network of scholarship programs for alumni of foster care
Creating change one step at a time: Efforts to improve college access and success in Indiana
National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education
Alternative High School Initiative (AHSI)
Department of Upward Bound programs: Strategic plan
Adult learners: A data and policy perspective
Advising adult learners: The adult learning focused institution
Early intervention programs: Opening the doors to higher education
McNair scholar handbook
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) Scholarships
Diverse issues in higher education
Strengthening state adult education policies for low-skilled workers
Into the eye of the storm: Assessing the evidence on science and engineering education, quality, and workforce demand
The Chafee Educational and Training Voucher (ETV) program: Six states' experiences
The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Racial disparities and the new federalism
Transitioning out of high school: A quick stats fact sheet
Low-income students and college success: More than money
Denied: Community college students lack access to affordable loans
The male achievement gap in Indiana
A profile of the Ronald McNair postbaccalaureate achievement program: 1999-2000
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
Military service members and veterans in higher education: What the new GI Bill may mean for postsecondary institutions
Making high school students into "college material"
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
Latinos and education: Explaining the attainment gap
Postsecondary opportunity programs: Defining and improving an educational policy innovation
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
Investing in disadvantaged young children is an economically efficient policy
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
Quick facts about financial aid and community colleges, 2007-08
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Transforming America's community colleges: A federal policy proposal to expand opportunity and promote economic prosperity
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA men's division I basketball tournament teams
The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES)
Keeping score when it counts: Sweet 16 men's and women's teams: A look at their academic success
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates and academic progress rates (APR) for 2009 NCAA women's and men's division I basketball tournament teams
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2008-09 bowl-bound college football teams: Academic performance improves, but race still matters
The Millennium Bursary in British Columbia: Exploring its impact: Summary report (2004)
The benefits to taxpayers from increases in students' educational attainment
Higher education success among historically marginalized males
Changing course: Improving Aboriginal access to post-secondary education in Canada
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Factors affecting the use of student financial assistance by first nations youth
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
Training tomorrow's workforce: Community college and apprenticeship as collaborative routes to rewarding careers
College readiness issue brief: High expectations: A key to success for all
Baccalaureate success of transfers and rising four-year college juniors
Four steps to finishing first in higher education: A guide for state policymakers
Providing effective financial aid assistance to students from foster care and unaccompanied homeless youth
Changes in postsecondary degrees below the Bachelor's: 1997-2007
The financial aid challenge: Successful practices that address the underutilization of financial aid in community colleges
The Pell Institute and Pathways to College Network Evaluation Toolkit
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
Rebalancing the mission: The community college completion challenge
Improving education and employment for disadvantaged young men: Proven and promising strategies
Reaching higher: Strategic initiatives for higher education in Indiana (Updated 2010 Version)
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
Good data. Better policy. Stronger commitment. Improved outcomes.
A snapshot of African Americans in higher education
Leadership to enhance college access and success
Improving access to higher education by promoting saving
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Interventions to support readiness, recruitment, access, transition, and retention for postsecondary education success: An equity of opportunity policy and practice analysis
Emerging Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): Serving Latino students
Graduation championship series: If a school's graduation rates mattered on the gridiron, college football's national rankings would look quite different
The economic benefits from halving Indianapolis's dropout rate: A boon to regional business
Financial education in TRIO programs
College readiness issue brief: Early commitment of financial aid: Individual development accounts (IDAs) for higher education
A shared agenda: P-12 and postsecondary policy recommendations: Moving toward a more cohesive continuum of federal support for college opportunity
Revelations and recommendations: The 2000 HSF Hispanic education study
College scholarships for Latino students: Are opportunities being missed?
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
The path of many journeys: The benefits of higher education for native people and communities
Straight from the source: What works for first-generation college students
Promoting a systematic focus on learning supports to address barriers to learning and teaching
The alternative pathways project: A framework for dropout reduction and recovery
Improving academic achievement in urban districts: What state policymakers can do
Latino student success at Hispanic serving institutions
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
How diversity affects teaching and learning
Women reap more benefits from higher education, study finds
PERSIST: A comprehensive guide for student success in higher education
What's wrong with guys?
Reaching Higher: Strategic Directions for Higher Education in Indiana
The growing importance of inherited educational opportunity
Is college right for your child?: How to weigh the pros and cons
A report on the status of Hispanics in education: Overcoming a history of neglect
Digest of Education Statistics
Indiana's 21st century scholars: A new community college system and college prep curriculum are improving the state's position
Achievement trap: How America is failing millions of high-achieving students from lower-income families
Raising the Bar: Policy Recommendations for high school reform
Opening doors to earning credentials: Changing courses - Instructional innovations that help low income students succeed in community college
National Council of La Raza
Education longitudinal study of 2002 (ELS:2002): A first look at the initial postsecondary experiences of the high school Sophomore class of 2002
The Breakthrough High School project
Camino de la universidad: The road to college
Manchester College: Fast forward program
Institutional grants and baccalaureate degree attainment
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
The state of college affordability in Indiana
Dollars and sense II: Lessons from good, cost-effective small schools
Critical postsecondary education issues in Indiana
Grappling with the access problem
Leaving boys behind: Public high school graduation rates
Characteristics of undergraduate borrowers: 1999-2000
Impact of student aid program design, operations, and marketing on the formation of family college-going plans and resulting college-going behaviors of potential students
College access: From the inside out
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
An exploration of what we know about the formation and impact of perceptions of college prices, student aid, and the affordability of college-going and a prospectus for future research
Sallie Mae: First in my family scholarship
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
Every child, every promise: Turning failure into action
Education and the economy: An indicators report
State higher education finance: FY 2004
Net price to family for dependent and independent undergraduate students by institutional type/control and parental income quartiles, 2004
Gender gap among undergraduates could stem from wage premium for women, study finds
Financial aid: A shared agenda to achieve access and success for under-served students
Questions that matter: Setting the research agenda on access and success in postsecondary education
Global higher education rankings: Affordability and accessibility in comparative perspective
Equal access to postsecondary education? The case of undocumented immigrant students
A matter of degrees: Improving graduation rates in four-year colleges and universities
College success programs
State merit scholarship programs and racial inequality
A shared agenda: A leadership challenge to improve college access and success
How curriculum influences college persistence in Indiana and the nation
Just and efficient college finance
Getting through college: Voices of low-income and minority students in New England
The access challenge: Rethinking the causes of the new inequality
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Access for all? Debating in-state tuition for undocumented alien students
Double the numbers: Postsecondary attainment and underrepresented youth
Held back: How student aid programs fail working adults
Challenging times, clear choices: An action agenda for college access and success
Improving lives through higher education: Campus programs and policies for low-income adults
Do grants matter?
What’s wrong with the guys
How do educators’ cultural belief systems affect underserved students’ pursuit of postsecondary education
Improving college access for minority, low-income, and first-generation students
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2003-04 status report
Persistence and attainment of beginning students with Pell Grants
Socioeconomic status, race/ethnicity, and selective college admissions
Affordability of postsecondary education: Equity and adequacy across the 50 states
The link between high school reform and college access and success for low-income and minority youth
Advisory committee on student financial assistance
USA Funds
Missed opportunities revisited: New information on students who do not apply for financial aid
Education pays update 2005: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
NCHEMS information center
Increasing success for underserved students: Redesigning introductory courses
Center for Student Opportunity
Placing college graduation rates in context: How 4-Year college graduation rates vary with selectivity and the size of low-income enrollment
American Indian higher education consortium
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
National Urban League Scholarships
Postsecondary access for Latino middle-grades students (PALMS)
How do pre-collegiate outreach programs impact college-going among underrepresented students
The impact of advice on price: Evidence from research
On the road to college: Developing mobile and regional outreach services
Economic outcomes of high school completers and non-completers 8 years later
Miles to go: Louisiana
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid
Recent changes in the entry of Hispanic and White youth into college
Low educational attainments continue to penalise people in many OECD countries
Cashing in on the GI bill
The art of student retention
Doors of opportunity opening or closing: We are using tax credits and tuition discounts to appease middle-class voters instead of expanding educational opportunity
Need versus merit: Focusing student financial aid for diversity
Mortgaging our future: How financial barriers to college undercut America's global competitiveness
Career advancement for low-income workers through community college and community-based organization partnerships
More on affordability: Response to Tom Mortenson
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
Midwest PERL: Postsecondary education resource library
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
College enrollment gender gap widens for White and Hispanic students, but race and income disparities still most significant new ACE report finds
Enhancing student services at Lorain County Community College: Early results from the Opening the Doors demonstration in Ohio
2007 Status report on the Pell Grant program
Adding it up: State challenges for increasing college access and success
A college access contract
Community college fast facts
Innovation America: A compact for postsecondary education
In-state tuition for undocumented immigrants: States' rights and educational opportunity
Student loans and public accountability
Learning in a new key
Constrained after college: Student loans and early career occupational choices
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
Transfer between community colleges and four-year colleges: The all-American game
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
The study of economic, informational, and cultural barriers to community college student transfer access at selective institutions: National estimates of transfer access and baccalaureate degree attainment at four-year colleges and universities
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
Colorado Reports
Fifty states of achieving the dream: State policies to enhance access to community colleges across the United States
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
Postsecondary success begins with high school preparation
College Access: Indiana
Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Federal Student Aid (FSA)
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)
Developing your vision while attending college
Immigration debate resources
Squeeze play: How parents and the public look at higher education today
Policy recommendations for reauthorization of NCLB and HEA
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
Update: State policies regarding in-state tuition for undocumented students
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
Narrowing the gaps in educational attainment: A policymaker's guide for assessing and responding to needs for community college services
What works for Latino students
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
The context of "choice" in college pathways
Liberal education outcomes: A preliminary report on student achievement in college
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
Who's left behind? Immigrant children in high and low LEP schools
Charter high schools: Closing the achievement gap
Early childhood investment yields big payoff
Building pathways to success for low-skill adult students: Lessons for community college policy and practice from a longitudinal student tracking study
Children at risk: Consequences for school readiness and beyond
Ladders of learning: Fighting fade-out by advancing pK-3 alignment
Thinking outside the box: Policy strategies for readiness, access, and success
Serving adult learners in higher education: Principles of effectiveness
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
The high cost of high school dropouts: What the nation pays for inadequate high schools
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
Going to the source: A practical way to simplify the FAFSA
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (Spanish Version)
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2010
Achieving the Dream: Evidence of change
The educational crisis facing young men of color: Reflections on four days of dialogue on the educational challenges of minority males
Latinos and the culture of college: How to build a commitment-to-college curriculum
Expanding access and opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
Toward more inclusive college savings plans: Sample state legislation
Terms of engagement: Men of color discuss their experiences in community college
Keeping score when it counts: Graduation rates for 2010 NCAA men's division 1 basketball tournament teams
Revving the education engine: Effectively aligning education, workforce, and economic development policy
The foreclosure generation: The long-term impact of the foreclosure crisis on Latino children and families
The breaking through practice guide
Vision 2020: Creating opportunity for America's next generation
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
Educational attainment in the United States: 2009
Federal higher education policy priorities and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community
Interview with Anthony P. Carnevale
College for all?
High hopes, big debts (class of 2008)
Achieving success: The state policy newsletter of Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count: Spring issue
Turning community college drop-outs into graduates
Help wanted: Postsecondary education and training required
Rising by Degrees
Leadership for challenging times: Report of the Commission on presidential leadership and global competitiveness (Executive Summary)
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
Future to discover: Early implementation report -- Executive summary
The class of 2003 high school follow-up survey
State and community-based promise programs: Early commitments of financial aid for college
Innovations in college readiness: How early college schools are preparing students underrepresented in higher education for college success
Report on the meta-analysis of post-secondary institutional graduate surveys
Projecting the economic benefits of reducing high school dropout rates in America's 45 largest metropolitan areas
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in the United States: Fall 2008 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2007-08, and 12-month enrollment 2007-08
Institutional transfer and the management of risk in higher education
The changing pathways of Hispanic youth into adulthood
New strategies in delivering education IDAs: Rethinking program design
Improving lives: State and federal programs for low-income adults (searchable database)
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
Education at a glance 2009: OECD indicators
Achievement and attainment in Chicago charter schools
Colleges and universities expand efforts to improve access and affordability
Higher education: Tuition continues to rise, but patterns vary by institution type, enrollment, and educational expenditures
Adult learning in focus: Individual state profiles and downloadable data
State policies to bring adult learning into focus
The 4th annual AP report to the nation
From high school to the future: Potholes on the road to college
Center for Native Education: Frequently asked questions and fact sheet
Improving academic performance among Native American students: A review of the research literature
Lumina Foundation Lessons: Students aren't just data points, but numbers do count
Who graduates in California?
Passing the torch: Strategies for innovation in community college ESL
National Indian Education Study 2007 Part II: The educational experiences of American Indian and Alaska Native students in grades 4 and 8
Center for Law and Social Policy
On ramp to college: A state policymaker's guide to dual enrollment
I-STEM Resource Network
Leveraging postsecondary partners to build a college-going culture: Tools for high school-postsecondary partnerships
Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program
National study of student support services. Third-year longitudinal study results and program implementation study update
The state of American manhood
Best practices in student support services: A study of five exemplary sites
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccaluareate Achievement Program: 2002-05 facts and figures at a glance
Association of American Indian Affairs (AAIA)
College For Every Student
Indiana by the numbers
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
Examining the pre-college attributes and values of Latina/o graduates
Trends in college pricing 2008
Schools, skills, and synapses
Promise lost: College-qualified students who don't enroll in college
Despite surging endowments, high-ranking universities and colleges show disappointing results in enrolling low-income students
UpwardBound Math-Science: STEM education that works
What are they and how do I use them? Strategies and tools to increase and improve filing of the federal Hope and Lifetime Learning education tax credits by low-income filers
Education and training for TANF recipients: Opportunities and challenges under the final rule
The learning communities demonstration: Rationale, sites, and research design
Reach higher, America: Overcoming crisis inthe U. S. workforce
Dropouts, diplomas, and dollars: U.S. high schools and the nation's economy
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
Test drive: Six states pilot better ways to measure and compare community college performance
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Recent changes to eligibility requirements and additional efforts to promote awareness could increase Academic Competitiveness and SMART Grant participation
Cities in crisis 2009: Closing the graduation gap: Educational and economic conditions in America's largest cities
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
The effectiveness of student aid policies: What the research tells us
Big questions, practical answers: New strategies for setting and moving a higher education agenda
10 New higher education ideas for a new Congress
The case for more attention to financial assistance for adult learners in Indiana who will need to seek Bachelor's degree completion at a distance
Completing college: A national view of student attainment rates
Men of color: A role for policymakers in improving the status of black male students in U.S. higher education
Profile of 2007-08 first-time bachelor's degree recipients in 2009
Progress of education reform: Producing quality credentials: Why data and analytics matter
Field of degree and earnings by selected employment characteristics: 2011
Trends in student aid 2012
The effects of learning communities for students in developmental education
The college advantage: Weathering the economic storm
Higher education: Gaps in access and persistence study
The urgency of now: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Common measures for college access and success
Critical perspectives on race and equity in review of higher education
Portable, stackable credentials: A new education model for industry-specific career pathways
How increasing college access is increasing inequality, and what to do about it
HBCU distance learning 2010
Lumina Foundation focus: The cost quandary: Hard times intensify the nation's urgent need for college graduates
Services to students with disabilities: A study of workload and costs
A gathering force: A survey of two cohorts of Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholars
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
The rise of college student borrowing
Access without equity: Longitudinal analysis of institutional stratification by race and ethnicity: 1972-2004
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
From Wall Street to Wal-Mart: Why college graduates are not getting good jobs
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Distinct subgroups of former foster youth during young adulthood: Implications for policy and practice
How America pays for college 2010: A national study by Sallie Mae and Gallup
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas (aggregate analysis)
The college completion agenda: 2010 progress report
Lumina Foundation focus: The productivity push: System wide reform allows Arizona to serve more students
Improving public education: A guide for donors to make a difference
Trends in student financing of undergraduate education: Selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
How college pricing undermines financial aid
Wealth, income, and academic achievement in the college-going process
How non-academic supports work: Four mechanisms for improving student outcomes
The College Access Challenge Grant (CACG) program
School tracking and access to higher education among disadvantaged groups
Adults with college degrees in the United States, by county
Breaking barriers: Plotting the path to academic success for school-age african-american males
The degree qualifications profile
Introduction to the Community College Research Center (CCRC) assessment of evidence series
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
Accounting for socioeconomic differences in delaying the transition to college
Presidential leadership for public policy: A special report by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
From GED to college degree: Creating pathways to postsecondary success for high school dropouts
Trends in student aid 2010
Winning the future: Improving education for the Latino community
Making the grade: Texas early college high schools prepare students for the future
A grounded theory of adult student persistence
The college keys compact: 2011 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
Five ways ed pays (Spanish language version)
Completing college: Assessing graduation rates at four-year institutions
Gains and gaps: Changing inequality in U.S. college entry and completion
General education, vocational education, and labor-market outcomes over the life-cycle
Cohort default rates in context
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Can applying to more colleges increase enrollment rates?
Operation College Promise
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
American Association of Community Colleges: Report on the 21st century initiative listening tour
The global gender gap index: 2011
Preserving the federal Pell Grant Program
Using data and inquiry to build equity-focused college-going cultures
Resisters, rejectors, and ridas: How to make urban schools work for disengaged students and critically conscious teachers
Trends in community college education: Enrollment, prices, student aid, and debt levels
Education at a glance 2011: OECD indicators
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
The role of minority-serving institutions in national college completion goals
American Association of Community Colleges 2011 Advocacy Toolkit Factsheet
SREB: State data exchange report: 42 Years and still counting: 2010-11 Indicators report
The 8th annual AP report to the nation
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
Employment by summary education and training assignment, 2010 and projected 2020
Pursuing the American Dream: Economic mobility across generations
The American middle class, income inequality, and the strength of our economy: New evidence in economics
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in 2011-12, degrees and other awards conferred: 2010-11, and 12-month enrollment: 2010-11
The impact of affirmative action bans in graduate education
Broadening the benefits of dual enrollment: Reaching underachieving and underrepresented students with career-focused programs
Calculating the economic value of increasing college credentials by 2025: United States
2012 State of the state addresses: Governors' top education issues
Housing costs, zoning, and access to high quality schools
Action plan for improving measures of postsecondary student success
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
Make me a match: Helping low-income and first generation students make good college choices
Easing the transition from combat to classroom: Preserving America's investment in higher education for military veterans through institutional assessment
Return on investment to increasing postsecondary credential attainment in the United States
Dual enrollment: Reviewing programs to promote college completion
Beyond need and merit: Strengthening state grant programs
Valuable learning or "spinning their wheels"?: Understanding excess credits earned by community college associate degree completers
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
The completion arch: Measuring community college student success
The condition of education 2012 (Report)
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Repository of resources for undocumented students
Does America promote mobility as well as other nations?
Diverse charter schools: Can racial and socioeconomic integration promote better outcomes for students?
Using state policies to ensure effective assessment and placement in postsecondary education
APSCU's five tenents of veteran education
Tying funding to community college outcomes: Models, tools, and recommendations for states
AACC statement on the American Enterprise Institute's "Completion Matters: The High Cost of Low Community College Graduation Rates"
Financial trends in public and private nonprofit institutions
On the road to success
Student success courses and educational outcomes at Virginia community colleges
Raising job quality and skills for American workers: Creating more effective education and workforce development systems in the states
A crucible moment: College learning & democracy's future
Illinois community college: Focus on the finish: A report to Governor Pat Quinn and the Illinois General Assembly
Ten facts about the recovery
Promoting educational opportunity: The Pell Grant program at community colleges
Five ways education pays initiative
Moving the starting line through prior learning assessment
Adult College Completion Network: Project Warehouse
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Women Employed
Using community colleges to build a STEM-skilled workforce
Testing the impact of Higher Achivement's year-round out-of-school-time program on academic outcomes
The state of young America: Economic barriers to the American dream
Trends in college pricing 2011
Hard times: College majors, unemployment and earnings: Not all college degrees are created equal
Fall 2011: Estimated headcount enrollment and Pell Grant trends
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
Determinants of students' success: The role of advanced placement and dual enrollment programs
Lifting the fog on inequitable financial aid policies: A companion brief to priced out: How the wrong financial aid policies hurt low-income students
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of credential completers
GEAR UP Data: An information center of data, research, and analysis on GEAR UP
Higher education: Students at the heart of the system
Turning points: A case study of family literacy-Community college partnerships
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
Public school choice in the District of Columbia: A descriptive analysis
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
Voluntary Framework of Acountability (VFA) proposed stage one measures
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
Aligning education and workforce goals to foster economic development
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study
The need for institutional fiscal responsibility
Adult College Completion Network
Early college graduates: Adapting, thriving, and leading in college
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
A detection model of college withdrawal
Keeping score when it counts: Graudation success and academic progress rates for the 2011 NCAA Division1 men's basketball tournament teams
Southern Regional Education Board: Moving Ahead: State progress reports on Challenge to Lead goals
After the FAFSA: How red tape can prevent eligible students from receiving financial aid
From access to success: A funder's guide to ensuring more Americans earn postsecondary degrees
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
Federal Student Aid strategic plan: FY 2011-15
The progress of education reform: Investing in college completion
Tuition discounting: Institutional aid patterns at public and private colleges and universities, 2000-01 to 2008-09
The power of the education-industry partnership: Fostering innovation in collaboration between community colleges and businesses
Time to completion: States and systems must tackle the time dilemma
How to support college-bound undocumented students: Advice for parents
Scholarships for students regardless of immigration status: 2009-2010
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Community colleges and higher education: How do state transfer and articulation policies impact student pathways?
Seeking assistance: Who gets financial aid at California community colleges?
Changes in postsecondary awards below the bachelor's degree: 1997-2007
A call for change: The social and eductational factors contributing to the outcomes of black males in urban schools
Adding it all up in 2012: Are college net price calculators easy to find, use and compare?
Development, discouragement, or diversion? New evidence on the effects of college remediation
Denied? The impact of student debt on the ability to buy a house
Employees in postsecondary institutions, fall 2011 and student financial aid, academic year 2010-11 - first look
The student debt crisis
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
Business resources for a college- and career-ready America
Lost without a map: A survey about students' experiences navigating the financial aid process
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
How do recent college grads really stack up? Employment and earnings for graduates of the Great Recession
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
Why Boys Fail (whyboysfail.com)
Aligning multiple campus initiatives: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Collecting survey data for assessment: A practice brief based on BEAMS project outcomes
Postsecondary education spending priorities for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
Mapping new directions: Higher education for older adults
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
The feasibility of streamlining aid for college through the tax system
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
Value of a college education (calculator)
Comparative indicators of education in the United States and other G-8 countries: 2009
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
Supporting success: Improving higher education outcomes for students from foster care—A framework for program enhancement: Version 2.0
Characteristics and destinations of students who transfer: Second report
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: Facts, not fiction: Setting the record straight
The impact of postsecondary remediation using a regression discontinuity approach: Addressing endogenous sorting and noncompliance
Tapping America's Potential: Gaining momentum, losing ground: Progress report 2008
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
Learning better together: The impact of learning communities on the persistence of low-income students
The Benwood plan: A lesson in comprehensive teacher reform
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
Community colleges under stress
Trends in student aid 2008
IU School of Education Center for Research and P-16 Collaboration: Presentation
Fast foward: Find your place - faster
National evaluation of Upward Bound: Summary of first-year impacts and program operations
Early intervention program and college partnerships
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
Adult learning in focus: National and state-by-state data
Hispanic College Fund
Law, Education, Social Services Scholarships
United Negro College Fund (UNCF) Scholarships
Advancing adults into community college programs: Data tools from Breaking Through
Do community colleges provide a viable pathway to a Baccalaureate degree?
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
America's forgotten middle-skill jobs: Education and training requirements in the next decade and beyond
The Black Collegian Online: The Career Site for Students of Color
Enrollment status and outcomes
Project stepping stone: A college preparation program for Hispanic youth
Are teachers prepared for racially diverse schools? Teachers describe their preparation, resources, and practices for racially diverse schools
Education and economic mobility
How much does the federal government spend to promote economic mobility and for whom?
Window of opportunity: Targeting federal grant aid to students with the lowest incomes
National evaluation of GEAR UP: A summary of the first two years
What every college access practitioner should know: About sources of funding and other support
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
The economics of higher education access in Indiana
The productivity argument for investing in young children
Preparing the workers of today for the jobs of tomorrow
Loan forgiveness and tax deduction benefits for college admission counseling professionals
IDA Pays: Examining the potential of education IDAs
Strategies to empower low-income and minority students in gaining admission to and paying for college
Promoting partnerships for student success: Lessons from the SSPIRE Initiative
Educational Policy Improvement Center
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Late stop-outs
International trends in adult education and lifelong learning
Improving academic preparation for college: What we know and how state and federal policy can help
Putting kids on the pathway to college: How is your school doing? A college pathways rubric
Center for College Affordability and Productivity
Financial aid in theory and practice
National opportunity to learn campaign: Lost opportunity: A 50 state report on the oppotunity to learn in America
Does money matter? II
Post-secondary access and student financial aid in Canada: Current knowledge and research gaps
Annotated bibliography of resources for transforming school counseling
Hopes & hurdles: California foster youth and college financial aid
Access to Medical Education in Canada: Do Differing Tuition Regimes Affect Access and Career Choice?
Canada's Tuition and Education Tax Credits
Measuring the Effectiveness of Student Assistance (MESA) -- Annual Report 2007
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
Access and persistence: Fall 2009
Putting money on the table: Information, financial aid, and access to college
Higher education performance funding 2.0 - Funding degrees (tip sheet)
The value of value-added data
Why have college completion rates declined? An analysis of changing student preparation and collegiate resources
Citizenship now! Information for undocumented students
Help wanted: Projections of jobs and education requirements through 2018
Minorities and the recession era college enrollment boom
Effectiveness of fully online courses for college students: Response to a department of education meta-analysis
The new net price calculator for college website
Pay scale: Which colleges are worth your investment (college cost comparison tool)
College for Every Student (CFES): Assessment of student outcomes 2007-08
Recommendations for incorporating postsecondary and workforce data into statewide longitudinal data systems
What are we doing to middle school English learners? Findings and recommendations for change from a study of California EL programs
Latino College Dollars: Scholarships for Latino students
Building a campus support network for students emerging from foster care
Lowering student loan default rates: What one consortium of historically black institutions did to succeed
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
Paying for college: Students from middle-income backgrounds
Academic progress/graduation success rate study of Division I NCAA women’s and men’s basketball tournament teams
A social capital framework for the study of institutional agents & their role in the empowerment of low-status students & youth
Graduated success: Sustainable economic opportunity through one- and two-year credentials
Squeeze play 2010: Continued public anxiety on cost, harsher judgements on how colleges are run
Race to the Top: Accelerating college and career readiness in states: Low-performing schools
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009
Chasing the same dream, climbing different ladders: Economic mobility in the United States and Canada
Multiple pathways to STEM: Examining state differences in community college attendance among Latino STEM bachelor's degree holders
The money manual: A personal finance guide from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Access and achievement: Building educational and career pathways for Latinos in advanced technology
Student debt: Bigger and bigger
Federal Pell Grant program of the Higher Education Act: Background and reauthorization
Paving the way to postsecondary education: K-12 intervention programs for underrepresented youth
Paying back, not giving back: Student debt's negative influence on public service career opportunities
College grants on a postcard: A proposal for simple and predictable federal student aid
Campus-based student financial aid programs under the higher education act
Education and incarceration
Focus on foster care: Building educational support for youth in care
Collegiate learning assessement project
How desegregation changed us: The effects of racially mixed schools on students and society
Childcare and early childhood education: More information sharing and program review by HHS could enhance access for families with limited English proficiency
Pre-K and Latinos: The foundation for America's future
Act on fact: Using data to improve student success
College learning for the new global century
Low income student scholarships
Improving educational opportunties for students who work
Accelerated learning for all
Leading by example
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
Fact book bulletin: Latest data confirms a college affordability gap for students from middle- and lower-income families
In need of improvement: NCLB & high schools
College degree nearly doubles annual earnings; Indiana lags nation in attainment of bachelor's degree
Graduate migration from Indiana's postsecondary institutions
U.S. student and adult performance on international assessments of educational achievement
The benefits of racial/ethnic student groups: A psychologist explains
Student African American Brotherhood
Adult learning focused institution (ALFI) initiative
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Frequently asked questions
Education a Tu Alcance (Spanish Version)
Enlace: Engaging Latino communities for education
Preparing all Indiana youth for life in the global human capital economy
FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Graduate education: The backbone of American competitiveness and innovation
Education watch Indiana: Key education facts and figures 2006
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - English
Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans Website and Secondary School Toolkit - Spanish Version
The College and Financial Aid Guide for Undocumented AB540 Immigrant Students
Asian Pacific Islander American Students and U.S. high schools
National and state data
Beyond access: How the first semester matters for community college students' aspirations and persistence
Community college student success: What institutional characteristics make a difference
The road ahead: Improving diversity in graduate education
Minorities in higher education twenty-second annual status report: 2007 supplement
Opportunities in place: National assessment of the rural community college initiative
Do student success courses actually help community college students succeed?
The real technology challenge
Indiana Chafee Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program
Orphan Foundation of America
Financial aid pledges to reduce student debt (list of colleges and universities reducing or eliminating student loans for low-income families)
MHEC in Indiana: 2006-07
Starfish Initiative: Mentoring application
Five academic reasons why state virtual schools are important to your state
Black college dollars: 2007-2008 Directory of scholarships for African-American students
Gender gap grows
High school guidance counselors: Facilitators or preemptors of social stratification in education
Internet inequalities: Financial aid, the internet, and low-income students
Merit aid and college access
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families (Spanish version)
Addressing achievement gaps: Leading the challenge of developing high-potential youth
Part II: Institutional strategies, strategies to increase student success
Part I: Barriers to student success on college campuses
Working their way through college: Student employment and its impact on the college experience
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing: How perceptions of costs and benefits affect access to education
Mississippi's mandate: How investment in education pays off in Mississippi
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Lumina Foundation focus: Barrier busters: Community colleges and their students embrace challenges
State of college admission 2007
Bridge Partnership
Taxing matters
Admission possible
Position paper on the reauthorization of higher education act
The high cost of failing to reform public education in Indiana
Breaking through the barriers to college: Empowering low-income communities, schools, and families for college opportunity and student financial aid
Pacific Islanders lagging behind in higher educational attainment
Stats Indiana
National College Access Program Directory
The feasibility of delivering aid for college through the tax system
NCAA Federal Graduation Rates Data Archive
Promising practices: School to career and postsecondary education for foster care youth
Career development interventions and academic self-efficacy: A pilot study
To ensure America's future: Building a national opportunity system for adults
Access to postsecondary education for undocumented students
Lumina Foundation focus: Dreams detoured: Rising college costs alter plans and threaten futures
It's kind of different: Student experiences in two early college high schools
Policy on dual credit courses taught in high schools by high school faculty
Federal student loan debt:1993-2004
Correcting course: How we can restore the ideals of public higher education in a market-driven era
Lumina Foundation for Education
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
U.S. Department of Education: The Hope Scholarship and Lifetime Learning Credit
Ticket to nowhere: The gap between leaving high school and entering college and high performance jobs
Achievement in America
Mexican Americans and other Latinos in postsecondary education: Institutional influences
Add and subtract: Dual enrollment as a state strategy to increase postsecondary success for underrepresented students
How Latino students pay for college: Patterns of financial aid in 2003-04
Easy money: How congress could increase federal student aid funding at no additional cost to taxpayers
Paying for college: Changes between 1990 and 2000 for full-time dependent undergraduates
Empty promises: The myth of college access in America
College affordability: Overlooked long-term trends and recent 50 state patterns
Latino students and the educational pipeline: Pathways to the bachelor’s degree for Latino students
The expectations gap: A 50 state review of high school graduation requirements
On course for success: A close look at high school courses that prepare students for college
Annotated list of Pathways research, papers, reports, and other publications by focus area
2003 status report on the Pell grant program
Network news: Focus on finance policy, access, and affordability
Rhetoric and reality: Effects and consequences of the HOPE scholarship
College access in Indiana and the United States: A 2005 status report
Reorienting the HEA reauthorization to reflect what research-based knowledge says about what works
Data sources for improving college access and success
Education as crime prevention: Reinstating Pell Grant eligibility for the incarcerated
Gender equity in higher education: Are males at a disadvantage
When saving means losing: Weighing the benefits of college-savings plans
HBCU graduates: Employment, earnings, and success after college
Lumina Foundation focus: Restricted access: The doors to higher education remain closed to many deserving students
State financial aid: Policies to enhance articulation and transfer
A closer look at the President's proposal for changes in student assistance
Basic facts about in-state tuition for undocumented immigrant students
Education pays 2004: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
No merit in these scholarships
From the prison track to the college track: Pathways to postsecondary success for out of school youth
The policy of choice: Expanding student options in higher education
The big payoff: Educational attainment and synthetic estimates of work-life earnings
How is school reform tied to increasing college access and success for low income and minority youth
Unequal opportunity: Disparities in college access among the 50 states
Discounting toward disaster: Tuition discounting, college finances, and enrollments of low-income undergraduates
The burden of borrowing: A report on the rising rates of student debt
Effects of students’ middle school and high school experiences on completion of the bachelor’s degree: How can school counselors make a difference?
Indiana’s postsecondary indicators: 2004 performance and descriptive indicators
Student success: Understanding graduation and persistence rates
What role can dual enrollment programs play in easing the transition between high school and postsecondary education
Capturing the college potential of students from underserved populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college
Under-prepared community college students: Implications of attitudinal and experiential differences
Debt burden: Repaying student debt
Pell Grant recipients in selective colleges and universities
Hope works: Student use of education tax credits.
The student aid gauntlet: Making access to college simple and certain
Trends in student aid 2003
Latino youth finishing college: The role of selective pathways
The educational, social, and economic benefits of making informed and considered career decisions
Choosing to improve: Voices from colleges and universities with better graduation rates
The ABC's of early awareness: A resource guide and toolkit for helping students achieve a higher education
With diploma in hand: Hispanic high school seniors talk about their future
The affordability of university education: A perspective from both sides of the 49th parallel
Debt burden: A comparison of 1992-93 and 1999-2000 bachelor's degree recipients a year after graduating
How families of low- and middle-income undergraduates pay for college: Full-time dependent students in 1999-2000
2003 Status report on the federal education loan programs
What students pay for college: Changes in net price of college attendance between 1992-93 and 1999-2000
Indiana dollars for scholars
Migrant students attending college: Facilitating their success
School relationships foster success for African American students
African American achievement in America
Latino achievement in America
Foster youth: Funding for college
Preparing diverse adolescents for the transition to adulthood
Education Commission of the States: Postsecondary Issues
Challenges in improving Latino college enrollment: Opportunities for systemic change: Viewpoints from California
Education Trust, Inc
Trends in student aid 2005
The trouble with Black boys: The role and influence of environmental and cultural factors on the academic performance of African American Boys
Beyond the tunnel problem: Addressing cross-cutting issues that impact vulnerable youth
Workbook of state affordability rates 2004
A new look at the institutional component of higher education finance: A guide for evaluating performance relative to financial resources
American Indian college fund
Academic pathways to college: Policies and practices of the fifty states to reach underserved students
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
Ithaca College - Frederick Douglass Academy Partnership
Richard Stockton College Community of Scholars
Trends in African American and Native American participation in STEM higher education
Forgotten students: American Indian high school students' narratives on college going
Financial aid for Native American students
New Technology High School postsecondary student success study
Bridging the gap between high school and college
Study of the effect of the Talent Search program on secondary and postsecondary outcomes in Florida, Indiana and Texas
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for twelve states
Education watch online
The seventh generation: Native students speak about finding the good path
Capturing the college potential of students from under-served populations: An analysis of efforts to overcome social and financial barriers to college, executive summary
NDSFA: Getting the most out of federal aid spending -- encouraging colleges and universities to promote the common good
NDSFA: Recommendations for improving federal aid delivery
NDSFA: State financial aid and college access
Accelerated learning options: A promising strategy for states
College rankings reformed: The case for a new order in higher education
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
Trends in college pricing 2006
Teachers and the gender gaps in student achievement
The Progress of education reform: Hispanic achievement
Military money for college: Mainly a fantasy
Closing the college participation gap: A national summary
Documenting the shift to merit
Tuition discounting: Not just a private college practice
Changes in patterns of prices and financial aid
Quality, affordability and access: Americans speak on higher education
Does public funding for higher education matter?
Postsecondary Education English Spanish Glossary
Latino achievement in the sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics
Minority teacher/special education services scholarship
Bridges to Success
Academic pathways to access and student success
Overview of education in Indiana: Preparing students for success
Global debt patterns: An international comparison of student loan burdens and repayment conditions
Lumina Foundation focus
Student financing of undergraduate education 2003-04, with a special analysis of the net price of attendance and federal education tax benefits
Does implementing a research based school counseling curriculum enhance student achievement
What are the expected benefits associated with implementing a comprehensive guidance program
Twenty-first Century Scholars Program
Foundation for excellent schools
National Association of Street Schools
Puente Project
Alpha Phi Alpha: Go to high school, go to college initiative
Green lights and red tape: Improving access to financial aid at California's community colleges
Starfish Initiative
Top 50 Colleges for African Americans
Using longitudianal data to increase community college student success: A guide to measuring milestone and momentum point achievement
Pacific Northwest scholarship guide - online
Center for native education
Advanced placement report to the nation: 2007
Characteristics of minority-serving institutions and minority undergraduates enrolled in these institutions
Graduate enrollment and degrees: 1996-2006
Education and economic competitiveness
Workers need training, not tough talk
The narrowing gap in New York City teacher qualifications and its implications for student achievement in high-poverty schools
Student charges and financial aid: 2006-07
A call to action: Why America must innovate
State grant aid and it's effects on students' college choices
Student success in college: Puzzle, pipeline, or pathway?
Improving educational attainment through extensive postsecondary encouragement services
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
Beyond the open door: Increasing student success in the California community colleges
Trends in student aid 2007
Is student success labeled institutional failure? Student goals and graduation rates in the accountability debate at community colleges
Education and public safety
Statement of principals: Twenty-first century skills and the reauthorization of NCLB/ESEA
Improving math performance
Partnership for 21st Century Skills
Education watch Colorado: Key education facts and figures
Education watch Colorado: Key education facts and figures 2006
Helping families finance college: Improved student loan disclosures and counseling
Choosing Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A closer look at Latino students college choices
College is possible: A guide for undocumented students
Chicago Public Schools Department of Postsecondary Education
Educational attainment in the United States: 2005
Lumina Foundation for Education: Adult learners
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
Education watch California: Key education facts and figures
From cradle to career: Connecting American education from birth through adulthood; California state report
Knocking at the college door: California state report
In pursuit of a diverse science, technology, engineering, and mathematics workforce: Recommended research priorities to enhance participation by underrepresented minorities
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation graduate scholarship program
Guide for parents: Ten steps to prepare your child for college
Paying for college: A brief look at student financial aid programs
LearnMore Indiana Resource Center
Statewide administration of the ACT: A key component in improving student preparation for college and work
Do Current State Standards and Assessments Reflect College Readiness?: A Case Study
Effective multicultural curriculum transformation in "advanced" mathematics and "hard" sciences
Teaching and learning across the class divide
The path through graduate school: A longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor’s degree
12 Ways adult students can pay for college
Building a strong community college system for the state of Indiana: A best practices study
Literacy in everyday life: Results from the 2003 national assessment of adult literacy`
2003 Graduation rates for 4-year and 2-year Title IV degree granting institutions by sector, race, and gender
Institutional practices and student persistence: Extending the empirical record
Feasibility of a student unit record system within the integrated postsecondary education data system
Championing success: A report on the progress of tribal college and university alumni
Money on the table: State initiatives to improve financial aid participation
Where are the Black scientists?
Degree completions in areas of national need: 1996-97 to 2001-02
The road less traveled? Students who enroll in multiple institutions
Enacting diverse learning environments: Improving the climate for racial/ethnic diversity in higher education
Campus diversity initiative evaluation project resource kit
Students entering and leaving postsecondary occupational education: 1995-2001
Improving urban student achievement through early childhood reform: What state policymakers can do
Promoting school readiness through universal preschool
One day I will make it: A study of adult student persistence in library literacy programs
Fact book bulletin: College degrees benefit states and individuals significantly
The community college as a nexus for workforce transitions: A critical essay
Lost learning, forgotten promises: A national analysis of school racial segregation, student achievement, and "controlled choice" plans
National Indian education study part II: The educational experiences of fourth- and eighth-grade American Indian and Alaska Native students
Engaged learning: Fostering success for all students
Costs, prices, and affordability
Just for the kids
Strategies for improving student success in postsecondary education
Policy indicators for higher education WICHE states
Urgent but overlooked: The literacy crisis among adolescent English language learners
Benefits of a high school core curriculum
College on credit: How borrowers perceive their education debt
Federal Pell Grants: Implications of increasing the maximum reward
It's not what you tell them, it's what they hear: College access marketing in your community
Over half of low-income children live with a parent who works regularly
Excelencia in education
Pathways to College Network
A penny saved is mobility earned: Advancing economic mobility through savings
Using data to increase student success: A focus on diagnosis: Principles and practices of student success
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
Basics of longitudinal cohort analysis: Principles and practices of student success
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Strengthening institutional research and information technology capacity through Achieving the Dream: Principles and practices of student success
College readiness for all: The challenge for urban high schools
Keeping score when it counts: Assessing the 2009-10 bowl-bound college football teams - academic performance improves but race still matters
Open-access colleges responsible for greatest gains in graduation rates
"The State of College Savings Survey" finds parent confidence crashing as they rely on loans, shift debt burden to their children
Scaling up learning communities: The experience of six community colleges
Financial incentives for institutions and individuals: Survey findings from the Midwest and the Nation
The Springboard Project: Getting ahead - staying ahead: Helping America's workforce succeed in the 21st century
Fueling the race to postsecondary success: A 48-institution study of prior learning assessment and adult student outcomes
Higher education budgets and the global recession
Expanded time, enriching experiences: Expanded learning time schools and community organization partnerships
High school policy reform: A plan for success (California)
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Dual credit in Indiana: Bridging the gap between high school and college
Characteristics of effective urban college preparation programs
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
The course of innovation: Using technology to transform higher education
The relationship between AP exam performance and college outcomes
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
Foster youth who have succeeded in higher education: Common themes
State of metropolitan America: On the front lines of demographic transformation
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Attendance and completion patterns
Trends in College Spending (TCS) Online
Investing in change: How much do Achieving the Dream colleges spend - and from what resources - to become data-driven institutions
ETS Policy Notes: Advancing learning for our diverse adult population
National Center for Academic Transformation
The opportunity illusion: Subsidized housing and failing schools in California
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
Welfare reform and intergenerational mobility
Promoting gatekeeper course success among community college students needing remediation: Findings and recommendations from a Virginia study
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
Measuring student achievement at postsecondary institutions
Affordability of UNCF-member institutions
Benchmarking the success of Latina and Latino students in STEM to achieve national graduation goals
Are charter schools making a difference? A study of student outcomes in eight states
With their whole lives ahead of them: Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
Trends in student aid 2009
Are student employment and academic success linked?
The price of knowledge, vol. 4, chapter 1: The value of a degree: Education, employment and earnings in Canada
LE,NONET pilot project: Interim evaluation report
Do Perceptions Matter Regarding the Costs and Benefits of a Post-Secondary Education?
Measuring the effectiveness of student assistance - Annual report 2006
The Canadian student financial aid system: The case for modernization
Making the connections: Connecting state and institutional policies to improve student success
Community college student outcomes: Limitations of the Intergrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and recommendations for improvement
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada
Parental transfers, student achievement, and the labor supply of college students
Showing them the money: The role of institutional financial aid policies and communication strategies in attracting low-income students
Report on student debt: Canadian college student survey and Canadian undergraduate survey consortium
The impact of bursaries: Debt and student persistence in post-secondary education
Postsecondary education: Cultural, scholastic and economic drivers
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
FinAid: Income-based repayment
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
What does a college degree cost? Comparing approaches to measuring "cost per degree"
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
Top ten state policy issues for higher education in 2009
The public realities of private student loans
Realizing the promise: How state policy can support alternative certification programs
Selected states response to supporting high school English language learners
Background and supporting evidence for Adult Education for Work
Creating college readiness: Profiles of 38 schools that know how
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
Guiding the way to higher education: Step by step to college workshops for students curriculum (middle school, early high school, late high school)
The education success program
A study of the Talent Search program: Analysis and highlights
Indiana college access funding organizations
Panel presentation: More on affordability
Redesigning the ninth-grade experience: Reduce failure, improve achievement, and increase high school graduation rates
Turning around chronically low-performing schools
Parent expectations and planning for college: Statistical analysis report
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
A good start: Two-year effects of a freshman learning community program at Kingsborough Community College
EFC (Expected Family Contribution) Formula Guide, 2010-11
College planning resource directory
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state)
Breaking through: Factsheet
Their fair share: How Texas-sized gaps in teacher quality shortchange low-income and minority students
Minority males: Race/ethnicity, gender, and student outcomes
A Better Chance.org
State merit aid programs: Responses by Florida community colleges
Promoting academic momentum at community colleges: Challenges and opportunities
2006-2007 National directory of scholarships, internships, and fellowships for Latino youth
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Youth site
2007 Survey of parents of college-bound freshman
Implications of educational inequality for the future workforce
The Bologna club: What U.S. higher education can learn from a decade of higher education reconstruction
Ron Brown Scholar Program
Technical Minority Scholarship Program
Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program
Morris K. Udall Scholarship
Gates Millennium Scholars Scholarships
Institute of Real Estate Management Foundation Minority Outreach Scholarship
Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Moving into students' spaces: The impact of academic advising on student engagement among undecided students
Upward Bound Math-Science: Program description and interim impact estimates
What every college access practitioner should know about: Unintended consequences, criminal justice edition
Counselors and Mentors Handbook on Federal Student Aid: A Guide for Those Helping Students Prepare for Postsecondary Education
Scholarships for Hispanics
Grants for Individuals: Minorities
Scholarship Gateway
AMS Scholarships and Fellowships
Federal access policies and higher education for working adults
Essential elements of engagement: High expectations and high support
Critical conditions for equity and diversity in college access: Informing policy and monitoring results
Joining the conversation about educating our poorest children: Emerging leadership roles for school counselors in high-poverty schools
Paving the way: How financial aid awareness affects college access and success
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc. Careers for the Future Scholarship 2009-2010
State future workforce gap summaries
The economic benefits of academic and career preparation
Searchable English-Spanish glossary
The contribution of adult learning to health and social capital
State policies on student transitions: Results of a 50-state inventory
Race matters: Unequal opportunities in education
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
Early and often: Designing a comprehensive system of financial aid information
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Investing in lasting change: Productivity and U.S. higher education
It's not about the cut score: Redesigning placement assessment policy to improve student success
Grade retention: Achievement and mental health outcomes
The contract for college: A policy proposal to increase college access and affordability
Imagine success: Engaging entering students
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
Noncognitive assessment and college success: The case of the Gates Millennium Scholars
Squeeze play 2009: The public's views on college costs today
Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)
Smart options: Investing the recovery funds for student success
Campaign for High School Equity
A plan for success: Communities of color define policy priorities for high school reform
Commission to Build a Healthier America
Education watch 2009
The impact of increases in Pell Grant awards on college-going among lower income youth: Results from a natural experiment
2007-08 National postsecondary student aid study (NPSAS:08): Student financial aid estimates for 2007-08
The iron triangle: College presidents talk about costs, access and quality
FAFSA tips and resources for foster and unaccompanied youth without stable housing
An overview of tax benefits for higher education expenses
The other college: Retention and completion rates among two-year college students
USA Funds: Indiana state resources
A brief history of veterans' education benefits and their value
Reverse transfer: A national view of student mobility from four-year to two-year institutions
Improving the college scorecard: Using student feedback to create an effective disclosure
"They never told me what to expect, so I didn't know what to do": Defining and clarifying the role of a community college student
Staying in school: A proposal to raise high school graduation rates
Students with disabilities: Better federal coordination could lessen challenges in transition from high school
Performance-based funding of higher education: A detailed look at best practices in six states
What Works Clearinghouse review of the report "The effects of student coaching in college: An evaluation of a randomized experiment in student mentoring"
Using assessment results: Promising practices of institutions that do it well
Hispanic student enrollments reach new high in 2011
A record one-in-five households now owe student loan debt
Strategies for improving outcomes for disconnected youth (Executive Summary)
Freshman transition initiatives: Long term and comprehensive
Review of the effects of school vouchers on college enrollment: Experimental evidence from New York City
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
The missing "one-offs": The hidden supply of high achieving, low-income students
Four Cornerstones of Financial Literacy Curriculum
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
Achieving success: The latest news in promoting community college success
College planning for undocumented students
Just how similar? Community colleges and the for-profit sector
Next generation learning: The intelligent use of technology to develop innovative learning models and personalized educational pathways
A decade of undergraduate student aid: 1989-90 to 1999-2000
Hours of opportunity: Lessons from five cities on building systems to improve after-school, summer school, and other out-of-school time programs
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
Can transfer and articulation policies propel communtiy college students to a bachelor's degree-and is that the only goal?
Persistence and attainment of 2003–04 beginning postsecondary students: After six years
GetMeToCollege.org: For undocumented students
What is the price of college? Total, net, and out of pocket prices in 2007-08
An extreme degree of difficulty: The educational demographics of urban neighborhood high schools
Tracking students to 200 percent of normal time: Effect on institutional graduation rates
Bringing adults back to college: Designing and implementing a statewide concierge model
Closing the gap between high school and college
Effects of welfare reform on vocational education and training
A return to the "Mexican room": The segregation of Arizona's English learners
Web tables - trends in graduate borrowing: selected years, 1995-96 to 2007-08
Web tables - profiles of students in graduate and first-professional education: 2007-08
How America saves for college: 2010
Taking the next step: The promise of intermediate measures for meeting postsecondary completion goals
Finishing the first lap: The cost of first-year student attrition in America's four-year colleges and universities
On track to complete? A taxonomy of beginning community college students and their outcomes 3 years after enrolling: 2003-04 through 2006
Web tables - trends in undergraduate stafford loan borrowing: 1989-90 to 2007-08
Understanding the working college student
College graduation rates: Behind the numbers
Why is college so expensive?
Ensuring America's future: Benchmarking Latino college completion to meet national goals: 2010 to 2020
Yes we can: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
Back on track to college: A Texas school district leverages state policy to put dropouts back on the path to success
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in the United States: Fall 2009 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2008-09, and 12-month enrollment 2008-09
Yes we can: The Schott state report on black males and education (national and state reports)
Grantmakers for Education
Status and trends in the education of minority groups
The 6th annual AP report to the nation
Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund (MALDEF) Scholarship Resources
Latinos and financial aid: Applying and receiving 2007-2008
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
High expectations and strong supports yield postsecondary success
DOD Education benefits: Increased oversight of tuition assistance program is needed
Student success in higher education
Who subsidizes whom? An analysis of educational costs and revenues
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
Performance incentives to improve community college completion: Learning from Washington State's Student Achievement Initiative (a state policy brief)
A sound investment: The community college dividend
Illinois adult education bridge evaluation: Technical report
Improving undergraduate learning: Findings and policy recommendations from the SSRC-CLA longitudinal project
Redesigning community colleges for completion: Lessons from research on high performance organizations
The shapeless river: Does a lack of structure inhibit students' progress at community colleges?
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, fall 2009; Graduation rates, 2003 & 2006 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2009
Community college student survey
More is less: Extra time does little to boost college grad rates
Everybody ready for college
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
Accountability & continuous improvement in remedial education: Getting Past Go Project
Changing the odds for students: Spotlight on Kingsborough College
Still denied: How community colleges shortchange students by not offering federal loans
Institutional variation in credential completion: Evidence from Washington State Community and Technical colleges
Innovations in developmental math: Community colleges enhance support for nontraditional students
Educational attainment in the United States: 2010 Detailed tables
K-12 education reform: Implications and opportunities for public colleges and universities
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
The bottom line: Ensuring that students and parents understand the net price of college
Improving college performance and retention the easy way: Unpacking the ACT exam
Opportunities for efficiency and innovation: A primer on how to cut college costs
The educational experience of young men of color: Capturing the student voice
Federal higher education policy and the profitable nonprofits
En camino (on our way): Educational toolkit for families
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Time to completion
New measures, new perspectives: Graduates time-and-credits-to degree in SREB states
Including more student voices in higher education policymaking: Rising tuitions and student debts mean rising stakes for college students
Striving for student success: A model of shared accountability
National postsecondary enrollment trends: Before, during, and after the great recession
The college completion agenda: 2011 progress report
The college completion agenda: 2011 state policy guide
The impacts of state performance funding systems on higher education institutions: Research literature review and policy implications
Ramp-up to Readiness
Leveraging service blueprinting to rethink higher education
Lumina Foundation Focus: Flexing the faculty
Middle-class societies invest more in public education: A stronger middle class is associated with higher levels of spending on education
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
Pat Tillman Foundation
Trends in Chicago's schools across three eras of reform: Full report
Federal education tax benefits: Who receives them and to what extent do they shape the price of college attendance?
Smart money: Informing higher education philanthropy
Women see value and benefits of college; Men lag on both fronts, survey finds
The Future Ready Project
Most Americans see college as essential to getting a good job
Developmental Education Initiative (DEI) self-assessment tool
Improving student transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions-The perspective of leaders from baccalaureate-granting institutions
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
College Affordability and Transparency Center
From information to action: Revamping higher education accountability systems
Student lending's failing grade
41st annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2009-2010 Academic year
Aligning community colleges to their local labor markets: The emerging role of online job ads for providing real-time intelligence about occupations and skills in demand
College Savings Foundation: 2011 Survey of parents
2011 Kids count data book: State profiles of child well-being:
The Aspen Prize for community college excellence
US Students in overseas degree programs: Key destinations and fields of study
Lightening the load: A look at four ways that community schools can support effective teaching
A matter of degrees: Promising practices for community college student success
Does federal student aid raise tuition? New evidence on for-profit colleges
Get with the program: Accelerating community college students' entry into and completion of programs of study (2012)
State Cards (statistical snapshots of high school data by state) Updated 2012
Predicting success in college: The importance of placement tests and high school transcripts
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2010; Financial statistics, fiscal year 2010; and graduation rates, selected cohorts, 2002-07
An analysis of learning outcomes of underrepresented students at urban institutions
42nd Annual survey report on state sponsored student financial aid
MPI updates national and state level estimates of potential DREAM Act beneficiaries
Labor market returns to sub-baccalaureate credentials: How much does a community college degree or certificate pay?
Competency-based degree programs in the US: Postsecondary credentials for measurable student learning and performance
Weighing the evidence: A conversation with community college presidents on using research to support student success outcomes
For profit higher education: The failure to safeguard the federal investment and ensure student success
2012 Household financial planning survey
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
Student voices on the higher education pathway: Preliminary insights & stakeholder engagement concerns
America's children in brief: Key national indicators of well-being, 2012
How America pays for college 2012
Washington state student achivement initiative: Achievement points analysis for academic years 2007-2011
Simplifying student aid: What it would mean for states