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Higher Education General Information Survey (HEGIS) XVII: Basic Student Charges, 1982-1983 (ICPSR 4281)

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Summary:

The Higher Education General Information Survey (HEGIS) was designed to provide comprehensive information on various aspects of postsecondary education in the United States and its territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands) and Department of Defense schools outside the United States. The HEGIS Basic Student Charges Component for 1982-1983 was distributed as supplement to the HEGIS XVII package to nearly 3,325 institutions of higher education and their branches located in the United States and its outlying areas. This file contains final, edited data for 98 percent of these institutions. Additionally, .6 percent of the 3,265 institutions surveyed were imputed. The data cover information about sex, race, calendar system, type of accreditation, and basic student charges, including graduate and undergraduate tuitions, and room and board charges.

Series: Higher Education General Information Survey (HEGIS) Series

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Citation

U.S. Dept. of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. HIGHER EDUCATION GENERAL INFORMATION SURVEY (HEGIS) XVII: BASIC STUDENT CHARGES, 1982-1983. ICPSR04281-v1. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Education, National Center for Education Statistics [producer], 1983. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2005-08-18. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR04281.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   academic disciplines, accreditation (institutions), colleges, community colleges, demographic characteristics, higher education, postsecondary education, school enrollments, students, room charges, tuitions, universities

Geographic Coverage:   American Samoa, Guam, Marshall Islands, Puerto Rico, United States, Virgin Islands of the United States, Global

Time Period:  

  • 1982--1983

Date of Collection:  

  • 1982--1983

Universe:   All postsecondary institutions operating during 1982-1983 in the United States and its territories (American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Marshall Islands) and Department of Defense schools outside of the United States.

Data Types:   survey data

Data Collection Notes:

The data contain information about 3,265 institutions, of which 18 have been imputed.

Methodology

Weight:   none

Mode of Data Collection:   self-enumerated questionnaire

Extent of Processing:  ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:

  • Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.

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