SUMMARY OF SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE CDS FOR 2004-05
The items listed below are shaded in yellow throughout the spreadsheet's worksheets.
NEW ITEMS
A0A Request for feedback about problematic items.
CHANGED ITEMS
C8 The "Entrance Exams" section has been changed to reflect the changes in the SAT and ACT that will affect students applying in Fall 2006.
I-1 The "Instructional Faculty" section's definitions have been improved and a table now indicates who should be included in or excluded from full- and part-time counts.
J The instructions for the "Degrees Conferred" section now instruct respondents to base percentages on majors, not headcount.
PERMANENTLY DELETED OR TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUED ITEMS
E4-E8 The "Library Collections" section has been removed until a new Academic Libraries Survey is in the field.
DEFINITIONS
H Financial Aid Glossary: The definition of financial aid awarded has been clarified to mean "aid offered."