TABLE 3-1 Current SESTAT Design and Decade 2000 SESTAT Design Options

 

Current SESTAT Design

Population Group

Original Survey

Current Frame

Pre-1990 bachelor’s and master’s

NSCG

1993

1990

postcensal followup

1991-1992 bachelor’s and master’s

NSRCG

1993

IPEDS- based

1993-1994 bachelor’s and master’s

NSRCG

1995

IPEDS- based

1995-1996 bachelor’s and master’s

NSRCG

1997

IPEDS- based

1997-1998 bachelor’s and master’s

NSRCG

1999

IPEDS- based

1999-2000 bachelor’s and master’s

NSRCG

2001

IPEDS- based

2001-2002 bachelor’s and master’s

NSRCG

2003

To be determined

Doctorates

SDR

SED

Post 1990 census foreign degrees

None

None

Post 1990 census non-S&E degrees working in S&E

None

None

Degrees lower than bachelors

None

None

SOURCE: Westat (2002a: Exhibit 3-1).

NOTE: Acronyms: NSCG, National Survey of College Graduates; NSRCG, National Survey of Recent College Graduates; IPEDS, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System; SDR, Survey of Doctorate Recipients; SED, Survey of Earned Doctorates; CPS, Current Population Survey



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