Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Postsecondary Success

Among Georgia’s college students, 49 percent receive Pell Grants, 31 percent live in housing that is not on campus, and 27 percent are between 22 and 29. This information is critical to understanding today’s college students and providing conditions and supports that will help more students receive a postsecondary credential.


 

Sources

Gender: National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics. Table 304.30.

Age: National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015 Fall Enrollment B component*. IPEDS Data Center.

Type of School: National Center for Education Statistics, Digest of Education Statistics. Table 304.80.

Race: National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015 Fall Enrollment A  component*. IPEDS Data Center

Enrollment: National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015 Fall Enrollment A  component*. IPEDS Data Center

Financial Aid: National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015 Student Financial Aid and Net Price component*. IPEDS Data Center.

Housing: National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015 Student Financial Aid and Net Price component*. IPEDS Data Center.

Learning Environment: National Center for Education Statistics, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015 Fall Enrollment component*. IPEDS Data Center.

*Limited to Title-IV, Degree-granting, Active, U.S. Institutions