Technical Guide

This technical report provides complete information on the indicators presented in Measuring Up 2008, the national and state report cards on higher education.

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The Technical Guide describes the graded and non-graded indicators in Measuring Up 2008, explains the methodology used to calculate these indicators, and lists the sources of data. Any changes made to data and methodology for this year’s report card are also explained in detail.

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Data are available for all of the information used to create indicators and grades for Measuring Up 2008. Download Data