National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education. Here you can access full datasets either via download, request data on CD-ROM, or manipulate data online from studies such as the Common Core of Data, National Education Longitudinal Study (NELS), Education Longitudinal Study (ELS), Early Childhood Longitudinal Study (ECLS), the National Household Education Survey (NHES) and many others. See Surveys & Programs to view what projects are being undertaken, and where data may be available.
- Available to everyone.
- U.S. Dept. of Education, Institute for Education Sciences (IES)