Data and Information

Effective educational policy and practice requires sound data on attainment, the progression of students through the educational system, the cost and price of education, degrees by field, and more. Read more about the components of effective data systems, Common Education Data Standards (CEDS), and the improving state of the art.

The IPEDS State Coordinator Workshop is held in conjunction with the annual State Data Conference. The full-day workshop provides IPEDS state... Read More
Postsecondary Institutional Ratings System (PIRS) Update February 2014 The Postsecondary Institutional Ratings System (PIRS) is a US Department of... Read More
Challenging Issues Benefit from Collegial Collaboration Postsecondary Institution Ratings System Symposium – February 6, 2014 Hans Peter L’Orange... Read More
August 2, 2016 SHEEO Query: Dear SHEEO Data Contacts: Your colleagues at Education Strategy Group have asked: Does your agency collect certificate... Read More
November 30, 2015 Dear Data Staff at SHEEO Agencies: A colleague asks the following questions: 1) Do you have access to data from a Statewide... Read More
Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, this meeting gathered together 46 data experts from 28 states. ERDC Linking Data Systems Across... Read More
The second SHEEO/Lumina Academy for State Policy Leadership in Higher Education was held in Denver on October 24-25, 2013. Developed by the State... Read More
On July 26, 2013, SHEEO sent the following query to its finance officers: 1.)    Does your state/SHEEO agency require institutions to... Read More
Data requests from legislatures, the federal government, national organizations, and foundations lead to data collections and reports that beg for... Read More
You’ve heard, no doubt, that history rarely repeats itself, but it often rhymes. My assignment today is to talk about present and future challenges... Read More