What's New in NCES Sample Surveys and Data Products

Data from NCES sample surveys such as the National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS) have a wide range of uses. In addition to a basic overview of the studies, this webinar will illustrate examples of how the data are used in practice and provide information on how researchers can access the data for their own analyses. Highlights will include the recent NPSAS:16 release, an update on the current NPSAS:18 Administrative Collection, and an overview of DataLab, NCES’ suite of online data analysis tools.

As a result of this webinar, participants will:

  • Develop an understanding of the NCES sample surveys
  • Learn how to access data through the DataLab tools
  • Learn about the release of NPSAS:16 and receive an update on NPSAS:18

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Recorded Date: 11/08/2016



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Member/Non-Member Price: No Charge (Member Only Resource)

Presenter(s): Austin Caperton, RTI International