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News: ASA Selected to Conduct Research for NCES, NASFAA

ASA is pleased to announce it has been selected to conduct the following research projects:


  • National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), National Postsecondary Education Cooperative (NPEC). NCES has selected ASA to lead two NPEC reports for the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS): One on the Admissions survey component, and a second on the Institutional Characteristics component.  
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA). NASFAA has selected ASA to conduct consumer testing of a newly released U.S. Department of Education financial aid document. ASA is conducting focus groups with high school students, college students, and parents of high school students to help ensure clarity in the financial aid process. 

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