Based on data from four iterations of the National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS), a large, nationally representative sample survey of students that includes data on the application for and receipt of financial aid.
Examines students who took out their individual maximum amount in Stafford loans in 2011-12 compared with those who did so in 2007-08, by dependency status, income level, institution type, and attendance status.
Section includes data on: school-age population and school enrollment, educational attainment, education personnel, and financial aspects of education plus data for charter schools, computer usage in schools, distance education, and adult education. NOTE:The U.S. Census Bureau terminated the collection of this data for the effective October 1, 2011.
Annual compilation of statistical information covering the broad field of American education from prekindergarten through graduate school. Available online back to 1990. Publisher: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Provides access to an extensive collection of downloadable data that can be used with SPSS, SAS, & Stata. George Mason University is an ICPSR member which means students, staff and faculty have full access to its resources.