National Center for Education Statistics

Report: College Applications by 2009 High School Freshmen: Differences by Race/Ethnicity

This report uses data from the 2009 High School Longitudinal Study to examine college applications by high school freshmen after four years and to describe findings by race/ethnicity.

Report: Characteristics of Private Schools in the United States: Results from the 2015–16 Private School Universe Survey

This report provides select findings from the 2015–16 Private School Universe Survey to describe school size, school level, religious orientation, association membership, geographic region, community type, and program emphasis.

Resource: The Critical Importance of Costs for Education Decisions

This brief explains how cost analyses can inform decision-making in education and provides guidance on what resources exist to help calculate the costs of education programs.