Tag Archive for: IPEDS

About Those Uncounted Students

I recently was interviewed by Scott Jeffe from Ruffalo Noel Levitz (RNL), a company that I believe is the preeminent enrollment management firm for US higher education, and Scott published two blog posts today based on our interactions. Beyond…

NSC Enrollments At High End of Estimated Range

Late last week the National Student Clearinghouse put out their initial current term enrollment reports for Fall 2022 in US higher education. The quick read is that overall enrollment across all sectors, for undergraduate and graduate levels…

2020-21 IPEDS Data: Profile of Mid-Pandemic 12-Month Enrollments

I've covered the National Center for Education Statistic's IPEDS data on distance education (i.e., online education) for the past ten years, starting with this 2012 profile and continuing to the recent 2020 profile and analysis. IPEDS…

Combined US Higher Education Enrollment Fall 2012 – Spring 2022

The two best sources for enrollment data for US Higher Education are the Department of Education's IPEDS data set and the National Student Clearinghouse (NSC) reports. The NSC shares both the Current Term Enrollment Estimates reports (May and…

Private 4-year Sector Enrollments Removing WGU, SNHU, and Liberty University as Outliers

In yesterday's post I shared a enrollment estimate for US Higher Education by combining IPEDS and National Student Clearinghouse (NSC) data, and one interesting discussion started on LinkedIn about the surprising health of the private not-for-profit…

Combined US Higher Education Enrollment Fall 2012 – 2021

The two best sources for enrollment data for US Higher Education are the Department of Education's IPEDS data set and the National Student Clearinghouse (NSC) reports. The NSC shares both the Current Term Enrollment Estimates reports (May and…

New Report on Community College Baccalaureate (CCB) Programs

A different picture of health of sectors once artificial sector changes are factored out

Alternative View: More than 50% of US Higher Ed students took at least one online course in 2019-20

A more accurate data reporting method shows that more than half of students took at least online course pre-pandemic

Largest Institutions by Online Enrollments In US With Trends Since 2012, in Pictures

The biggest schools by mid-pandemic online enrollment, in pictures

Cumulative Effects of IPEDS Sector Changes from Public 2-year to Public 4-year

A different picture of health of sectors once artificial sector changes are factored out