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CPEC Reports and Data


California Postsecondary Education Commission (CPEC)
California's planning and coordinating body for higher education, CPEC prepares integrated fiscal, programmatic, and policy analyses of California's entire system of postsecondary education.  It also serves as the state clearinghouse on higher education.  Thus, its website provides access to summary reports, as well as an array of student data.


Home page: (click on Reports or On-Line Data)

Student data (e.g. college going rates, enrollments and demographics):

Characteristics of transfer students:

Majors and Degree programs offered:

Degrees granted:

Fields Covered

HS and college enrollment data, school codes, Commission reports, college and university guides
(degrees and programs), transfer student data.


School, District, County, Region, State.

Period Covered

Annual for the past 15 years.

Update Frequency

Most data are annual, reports are periodic.

Data Formats

User defined/created internet tables available for
download in semicolon, comma, or tab delimited file formats.  Paper reports available for order/purchase.


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1303 J Street, Suite 500
Sacramento, CA 95814-2938


(916) 445-7933



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