Peterson's Data Licensing Site
With over 40 years of experience collecting and publishing the industry's most
accurate and objective education data, Peterson's offers the most comprehensive
college and university databases available in the market today. Used by
researchers ranging from specific industries to the U.S. State Department,
Peterson's data is considered to be the benchmark for education reference.
Includes institutional profiles on over 2,200 four year schools and over 1,900
two year schools. Databases available are:
Includes institutional profiles on over 2,000 graduate schools offering over
30,000 programs. Databases available are:
Peterson's broadly surveys to include these areas as well as custom data sets:
Families need the right advice, the right information, and from the right source
to make good education savings and loan decisions. They make those choices now
by using Peterson’s products. You can have them make those decisions on your
site by using Peterson’s data and content and let people see your services first
Data from ten powerful databases you can use on your site:
- College Cost Calculator data for accurate tuition, fees, room & board, and
- Assess a truer out-of-pocket cost for families by including the financial aid
packages from schools.
- Use our Scholarship database showing billions of dollars available for students.
- Compare the graduation rates at schools which may impact their length of
- Keep families focused by having complete institutional profiles of more than
5,000 Undergraduate & Graduate schools at their figure tips.
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Where does Peterson's college data come from?
It comes from Peterson's Annual Surveys. Our surveys are sent to thousands of
accredited colleges and universities that meet our criteria, resulting in tens
of thousands of survey pages processed each year. All data is submitted by
officials at each school. In addition, many of the institutions that submitted
data were contacted directly by Peterson's research staff to verify unusual
figures, resolve discrepancies, or obtain additional data. All usable
information received in time before the close of each survey is included in each