Student Characteristics

Resources to help explain data and metrics about students' characteristics such as demographics, prior learning, and financial aid.

Next Level Disaggregation: Examining Program-Level Information, Additional Student Characteristics, and Labor Market Data

This 15-page guide introduces community college deans, directors, department chairs, and college researchers to a data dashboard that can help to deepen program review and program planning...

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06/27/2019
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Are There Similar Programs in the Region?

Two page guide, with screenshots, summarizing how to determine whether other colleges have similar programs in specific regions.

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06/27/2019
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Need Program-Level Information on Equity Gaps?

Find out how the LaunchBoard can help you get a better understanding of student characteristics and outcomes, and where programs have equity gaps related to completion and transfer.

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06/27/2019
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Identifying Which Codes are Assigned to Programs

Seven-page guide, with screenshots, explaining how to determine which TOP codes were assigned to specific courses and awards. This information can help colleges evaluate whether their TOP code...

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06/27/2019
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Using Perkins Reports to Find Program TOP Codes

Instructions and screen shots that show how to use the Perkins reports posted on the Chancellor’s Office website to get an understanding of which TOP codes have been assigned to college CTE...

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06/27/2019
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Understanding TOP Codes - Infographic

Infographic that explains how TOP codes are assigned and common problems in using TOP codes to view program outcomes.

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06/27/2019
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What to Know Before Changing Program and Course Codes

This infographic explains what you need to consider, related to students, funding, college planning, and accountability reporting, when you change codes such as TOP, SAM, and CIP.

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06/27/2019
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Starting a New Program?

Find out how the LaunchBoard can help you get a better understanding of program offerings within your region, so that you can better coordinate with other colleges.

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06/27/2019
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