Research & Data
The Council collects and maintains a wide range of information from postsecondary institutions across the Commonwealth. Information not readily available on this Web site may be requested by contacting the Council office.
Annual accountability reports contain summaries of enrollment, degrees, staffing and other characteristics of Kentucky’s postsecondary education institutions.
- Kentucky Adult Education
Kentucky Adult Education provides demographic and performance information about Kentucky’s education programs for adult learners.
- County Level Profiles
The Council provides a fact sheet for each county in Kentucky that details educational attainment, employment, population data, and other data helpful to legislators and other state leaders. Fact sheets were published January 2006.
- Data Policy
The data policy outlines the rules that the Council staff abide by in collecting and using personally identifiable student information.
- Data Collection Guidelines
Data collection guidelines provide the latest reporting requirements for submitting institutional data to the Council's comprehensive database.
- Degrees and Formal Awards
The Council offers information about the degrees and formal awards conferred by Kentucky’s postsecondary institutions on an annual basis.
- Endowment Match Programs
The Council publishes reporting guidelines and instructions for requesting matches for endowment gifts and reporting endowment information.
Enrollment information is available for Kentucky’s postsecondary institutions and is updated on an annual basis.
- Equal Education Opportunities
The Council offers extensive information that supports the Kentucky Plan for Equal Educational Opportunities in Higher Education and the status of institutions related to the plan’s objectives.
- External Resources
Several resources are available to supplement the Council’s postsecondary education data and provide additional information about Kentucky’s citizens, along with national comparisons of Kentucky’s postsecondary education performance.
- Faculty & Staff
The Council reports various data about faculty and staff resources of Kentucky’s postsecondary institutions.
The Council summarizes the fiscal resources of Kentucky’s postsecondary institutions including revenue, expenditure and tuition information.
- Institutional Profiles
The Council develops summary tables of enrollment, degrees, faculty and staff and resource data for each public postsecondary institution.
- Knowledge Economy
Knowledge Economy annual reports detail the Council’s work related to the Science and Technology Programs including the Research & Development Voucher Program, the Commercialization Program, and the Rural Innovation Program.
- Special Reports
For occasional reports on a variety of topics.
- Students & Alumni
The Council collects data on Kentucky postsecondary alumni and students on a periodic basis.