Data Dictionary

CIERP’s data dictionary contains over 850 terms used in institutional reports and statistical indicators, and incorporates definitions from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). To provide feedback on the dictionary or to request additional definitions, please contact us at

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