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Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS): Higher Education Finance Data, 1993-1994 (ICPSR 6927)

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United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics

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https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06927.v1

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This data collection contains information on finances for a sample of postsecondary institutions in the United States. The finance data, collected annually, are used for reporting and projecting capital outlays of two-year and four-year colleges and universities, trends in replacements of plant assets, and performance of endowment funds. Part 1, Institutional Characteristics, includes variables on control and level of institution, religious affiliation, highest level of offering, Carnegie classification, and state FIPS codes and abbreviations. Part 2, Current Funds Revenues by Source (Part A of the survey), provides each institution's current fund revenues by source (e.g., tuition and fees, government, gifts). Part 3, Current Funds Expenditures by Function (Part B), covers expenditures for instruction, research, and plant maintenance. Part 4, Clarifying Questions (Part C of the survey), contains information on total E&G revenues and expenditures to determine what is included/excluded from reported current fund expenditures. Part 5, Utility Expenditures (Part D), reports all expenditures for utilities in the operation and maintenance of the plant, auxiliary enterprises, and independent operations, excluding expenditures for hospitals. Part 6, Scholarships and Fellowship Expenditures (Part E), covers scholarships, defined as grant-in-aid, trainee stipends, tuition and fee waivers, and prizes to undergraduate students, and fellowships given to graduate students. Part 7, Expenditures for Library Acquisitions (Part F), covers costs involved in acquisition of library materials. Part 8, Indebtedness on Physical Plant (Part G), reports data on indebtedness liability against the physical plant, including auxiliary enterprises facilities as well as educational and general facilities, excluding debt issued and backed by the state government. Part 9, Details of Endowment Assets (Part H), provides information on the amounts of gross investments of endowment, term endowment, and funds functioning as endowment for the institution, and any of its foundations and other affiliated organizations. Part 10, Selected Funds Balances (Part I), includes both unrestricted and restricted funds balances. Part 11, Hospital Revenues (Part J), reports the revenues for, or generated by, major public service hospitals over which the institution has fiscal control (not the medical school). Part 12, Physical Plant Assets (Part K), reports the values of land, buildings, and equipment owned, rented, or used by the institution.

United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics. Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS):  Higher Education Finance Data, 1993-1994. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2006-01-18. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06927.v1

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Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
1993 -- 1994
1994-07 -- 1995-06

This survey was mailed to 3,842 postsecondary institutions in the United States that were accredited at the collegiate level and to 391 four-year institutions that offered a bachelor's, master's, doctor's, or first-professional degree but were not accredited at the collegiate level.

All postsecondary institutions in operation in 1994 in the United States, the District of Columbia, and its outlying areas.

self-enumerated questionnaires

survey data

1997-08-13

2006-01-18

2018-02-15 The citation of this study may have changed due to the new version control system that has been implemented. The previous citation was:
  • United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics. Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS): Higher Education Finance Data, 1993-1994. ICPSR06927-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1997. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06927.v1

2006-01-18 File CB6927.ALL.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.

1997-08-13 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.

Notes

  • Data in this collection are available only to users at ICPSR member institutions.

  • The citation of this study may have changed due to the new version control system that has been implemented.
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