U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

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HEA: TRIO Talent Search - 2005

CFDA Number: 84.044 - TRIO_Talent Search

Program Goal: Increase the percentage of low-income, first-generation college students who successfully pursue postsecondary education opportunities.
Objective 8.1 of 1: Increase postsecondary enrollment rates of low-income, first-generation individuals in the academic pipeline.
Indicator 8.1.1 of 1: Postsecondary enrollment: Percentage of Talent Search participants enrolling in college.
Targets and Performance Data Assessment of Progress Sources and Data Quality
The percentage of TRIO Talent Search participants enrolling in college.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2000 73  
2004   73.50
2005   74
2006   74.50
2007   75

Explanation: The 2000 baseline data from the Talent Search Annual Performance Reports are the only data currently available. Data from 2000-2001 and 2001-2002 are in house and are being analyzed.  
Additional Source Information: Annual Program Performance Report

Frequency: Annually.
Collection Period: 2002 - 2003
Data Available: April 2005
Validated By: No Formal Verification.
The annual performance report comprises self-reported data; a variety of data quality checks are used to assess the completeness and reasonableness of the data submitted.


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