Monday, February 10, 2014
Common Data Set
The 2013-2014 Common Data Set is now available online http://www.siena.edu/ir
Common Data Set (CDS) is a series of questions commonly asked by external data publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson's, Princeton's Review and U.S. News & World Report. The CDS includes a set of standards and definition of data items on enrollment and retention, first-time freshman admission, transfer admission, academic offerings and polices, student life, annual expenses, financial aid, instructional faculty and class size, as well as disciplinary areas of degree conferred.There is information on the CDS that is not available in the Fact Book. The CDS contains more detailed information about financial aid and admission.
To learn more about CDS, go to http://www.commondataset.org/.