Title: Common Data Set

Acronym: CDS

Description: The Common Data Set (CDS) is a set of standards and definitions of data items. The CDS initiative is a collaborative effort among data providers in the higher education community and publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson's, and U.S. News & World Report. The combined goal of this collaboration is to improve the quality and accuracy of information provided to all involved in a student's transition into higher education, as well as to reduce the reporting burden on data providers.

Agency: Collaboration among data providers in the higher education community and publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson's, and U.S. News & World Report

Direct Agency:

Common Data Set Initiative Website: http://www.commondataset.org/

Due Date: Not Applicable

Due Month: Not Appli

Status: Active

Status Date: 0000-00-00