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Available Data

NJEEDS includes de-identified individual-level data from the P-12 education system, New Jersey colleges and universities, and programs overseen by the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development. It includes data about individuals’ early childhood, education, and workforce experiences and performance, including K-12 student demographics, program participation, assessments, performance, financial aid, and interventions; postsecondary enrollment, remediation, degrees, certificates, and completion; and information about students’ future wages, industry, employment location, services received, and programs in which they participated, among other data elements. It also includes a myriad of demographic data such as gender, race, and age. Personally identifiable information, such as names, social security numbers, addresses, and other data that can identify a person are not part of the shared data system.

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(Source: Census Quick Facts)

Specifically, state data sources in the NJEEDS warehouse include, at a minimum:

P-12 Education

  • K-12 (NJSMART) Enrollment Data
  • K-12 (NJSMART) Completion Data
  • Career and Technical Education (Carl Perkins Act) Enrollment and Completion Data

Higher Education

  • Student Unit Record (SURE) Enrollment Data
  • Student Unit Record (SURE) Completion Data

Labor and Workforce Development

  • Unemployment Insurance Wage Data
  • Workforce Investment Opportunity Act (WIOA) Case Data
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Program Case Data
  • Consumer Report Card Private Training Provider Data

New Jersey Office of the Secretary of Higher Education

New Jersey Office Department of Education

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development

© 2017 New Jersey’s Education to Earnings Data System

New Jersey Office of the Secretary of Higher Education

New Jersey Department of Education

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development

© 2017 New Jersey’s Education to Earnings Data System