What is PostsecData?

The PostsecData Collaborative advocates for high-quality postsecondary education data to improve student outcomes.

Mapping the Data Landscape

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Letter to the Technological Community on College Scorecard Data

Last fall, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) released an Application Programming Interface (API) that makes publicly accessible all of the data used to build the College Scorecard. A variety of journalists and researchers have already started building new tools using these data. This month, the Postsecondary Data Collaborative (PostsecData) reached out to the technological community with a series of recommendations for tool development and items of interest.