IPEDS gathers information from every college, university, and technical and vocational institution that participates in the federal student financial aid programs. Reports data on enrollments, program completions, graduation rates, faculty and staff, finances, institutional prices, and student financial aid.
NCSES is responsible for statistical data on the following:
Research and Development
The science and engineering workforce
U.S. competitiveness in science, engineering, technology, and R&D
The condition and progress of STEM education in the United States.
PIAAC measures adults’ proficiency in key information-processing skills - literacy, numeracy and problem solving - and gathers information and data on how adults use their skills at home, at work and in the wider community.