Undergraduate Enrollment of Deaf Students in the United States

This webpage, from the National Deaf Center on Postsecondary Outcomes, provides a 20-page report that includes an overview of undergraduate enrollment of deaf students in the United States. This report is intended to be a resource for community members, advocates, educators, researchers, and policy makers. Data used in this report is from the 2016 National Postsecondary Student Aid Study which studied the characteristics of students in postsecondary education. This report is divided into the following main sections: Characteristics of Currently Enrolled Deaf Students, Financial Support For Deaf Students, College Experiences of Deaf Students, College Trajectory of Deaf Students, and Institutional Characteristics. Each section includes figures and data that compare deaf and hearing people. Figures include Gender Status of Currently Enrolled Students, Citizenship Status of Currently Enrolled Students, Degree Enrollment in 2015-2016, Degree Enrollment by Race and Ethnicity, Attendance Intensity, Online Instruction, and many more. A section about the dataset and collection methods is also included. The webpage includes an English and a Spanish version of the report.


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January 15th, 2020 at 8:46am (W3C-DTF)
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