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Student Achievement - This site provides key outcome measures for 1,576 four-year public and private colleges in the U.S. The website makes it simple to strategically evaluate the performance of colleges and state systems in order to identify areas for further analysis and focus. The website reviews seven key outcomes measures: graduation rates, first-year retention rates, education-related cost per student, cost per degree, student loan default rates and the ratio of student loan payments to earnings for recent graduates. (American Institutes for Research, 2011)...

State Education Reforms - This site, which draws primarily on data collected by organizations other than NCES, compiles and disseminates data on state-level education reform efforts in four areas: standards, assessment and accountability; school finance reforms; resources for learning; and state support for school choice options. ...

State Education Data Profiles - This Web site maintained by the National Center for Education Statistics contains information on all 50 states and the District of Columbia on a number of topics, including demographics, postsecondary education and elementary and secondary education characteristics and finance. Users may examine data for individual states or compare multiple states....

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