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Students Need High-Quality Data to Make Informed College Decisions

Deciding where to attend college, what to study, and how to pay for it are some of the most important decisions a student will make in their academic career. But many students and families are left without the data necessary to make an informed college choice. For example, information currently available to students cannot help them answer basic, yet critical questions, including: 

Letters and Comments

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PostsecData Reponse to the Draft 2019-2020 Federal Data Strategy Action Plan

This letter is submitted on behalf of these 21 undersigned members and partners of the Postsecondary Data Collaborative (PostsecData), in response to the Draft 2019-2020 Federal Data Strategy Action Plan(link is external)Understanding that this action plan intends to establish the foundation for activity alignment across agencies and define tools, processes and capacity for data stewardship and strategic data use, this letter
includes the following recommendations that provide examples or additional actions needed to achieve Federal Data Strategy goals.

Resources and Reports

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