Texas A&M University-Kingsville

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Definitions & Descriptions of Instruments Used

CDS The College Board - Common Data Set Definitions
IPEDS Definitions
Texas A&M University - Glossary of Terminology for Postsecondary Education
Descriptions of Instruments Used
CIRP - Cooperative Institutional Research Program
IPEDS - Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
LBB - Legislative Budget Board
NSSE - National Survey of Student Engagement



On June 8, 1925, South Texas State Normal College opened its doors for classes with 114 students....The first commencement exercise was held in May 1927 with EIGHT degrees being granted.....Fall of 2006 consisted of 6699 students....The Fall graduating class of 2006 consisted of 557 graduates.....Hispanic graduation rate went from 20.2% in Fall 1999 to 30.4% in Fall 2006.


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