National Data Sources on Prison Education Programs and Students

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This resource from Jobs for the Future (JFF) can help postsecondary institutions capitalize on existing national data sources to obtain information on prison education programs and students.

In this resource, overviews for the following data sources are provided:

  • Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
  • Federal Student Aid (FSA) Data
  • Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) Survey of Incarcerated Adults
  • Education Justice Tracker (EJT)
  • National Student Clearinghouse (NSC)
  • National Directory of Higher Education in Prison Programs