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Vocational Education Directory, 1971: [United States]

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data
Creator
  • United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Vocational Education Series
Publication Date
2001-10-22
Language
English
Free Keywords
educational programs; postsecondary education; school enrollments; secondary education; vocational education; vocational schools
Description
  • Abstract

    This survey was designed to collect data on all public and private secondary and combination schools in the United States that offered vocational education. A secondary school in this survey was defined as a school offering any of grades 9-12. A combination school was defined as a school offering any span of grades 9-12 plus postsecondary (beyond grade 12) but below the baccalaureate degree. This dataset serves as a directory and provides a complete universe of institutions from which samples may be drawn. Information on individual institutions includes identification and location of institutions, size of vocational enrollments, and vocational education programs offered.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1971
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All public and private secondary and combination schools in the United States offering vocational education.
Collection Mode
  • The codebook is provided as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.

Availability
Download
This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 2378 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Education. National Center for Education Statistics (2001): Vocational Education Directory, 1971: [United States]. Version 1. Vocational Education Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR02378.v1