Information for nearly 4,000 two-year and four-year colleges and universities, including
data about enrollment, admissions, costs, financial aid, student affairs, academic
A collaborative effort among data providers in the higher education community and
publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson's, and U.S. News & World
Report. The combined goal of this collaboration is to improve the quality and accuracy
of information provided to all involved in a student's transition into higher education,
as well as to reduce the reporting burden on data providers.
Surveys include the Survey for Graduate Enrollment and Degrees, CGS International
Graduate Admissions, Phase I CGS International Graduate Admissions, and Phase III
Benchmarking data. Services help member institutions assess performance in specific
areas of graduate education and research and make informed decisions that benefit
students, faculty, and the institution as a whole
An independent federal agency created "to promote the progress of science; to advance
the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…". Collects
information from institutions granting research-based master’s degrees or doctorates
in science, engineering, and selected health fields
IIE has conducted an annual statistical survey of campuses regarding the international
students in the United States since 1919, and with support from the U.S. Department
of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs since the early 1970s. The census
is based on a survey of approximately 3,000 accredited U.S. institutions. Open Doors
also conducts and reports on separate surveys on U.S. students studying abroad for
academic credit (since 1985), and on international scholars at U.S. universities and
international students enrolled in pre-academic Intensive English Programs.
Surveys include the Annual Survey of Undergraduate Institutions.
Highlights the role colleges and universities play in solving community problems and
placing more students on a lifelong path of civic engagement by recognizing institutions
that achieve meaningful, measureable outcomes in the communities they serve
Surveys include U.S. News Best Colleges Finance, U.S. News Best Colleges MAIN, U.S.
News Best Online Bachelor’s Programs, U.S. News Best Online Computer/IT Programs Rankings.
Hosts data on nearly 1,800 schools including information about undergraduate and graduate
programs offered, financial aid, student life, and admissions.