Featured Data  

This section of the website displays several snapshots on the state of Oregon's progress in postsecondary education as reflected in current data.   

Informing Progress Toward Oregon’s State Goals

The Higher Education Coordinating Commission is responsible for conducting data collection, analysis, reporting, and research on all sectors of postsecondary education in Oregon. The HECC data resources are used to inform policy and funding decisions, and to uphold important requirements for transparency and accountability in an effort to achieve Oregon's state goals for higher education.​
Statewide Higher Education Snapshots
The Statewide Higher Education Snapshots are an annual resource highlighting key public higher education data for Oregonians. The Snapshots include 27 reader friendly one-page data visualizations that illustrate higher education measures related to enrollment, affordability, and outcomes for all Oregon resident learners, with a particular focus on underserved populations. Consistent data displays are provided for all community colleges combined, all public universities combined, all public institutions, and for each of Oregon’s 17 community colleges and seven public universities. View the snapshots here.​
Higher Education Progress Indicators

At the August 2017 public HECC meeting, Dr. Amy Cox, Director of Research and Data for the HECC, presented the agency’s developing work on higher education progress indicators. This data focused on college entry, affordability, retention, completion, and mobility (earnings), and is designed to inform the Commission’s strategic work.

Oregon Educational Attainment Data​

  • Progress toward Oregon's 40-40-20 Education Goals, and other key educational attainment data.

Education Pathways Data​

  • Featured data on education pathways of Oregonians from secondary to postsecondary education.

Search Community College Data ​

  • Perform searches for custom data sets using the Data Mart and the data submission portal. Updated annually in September.

Research and Data Links 

  • ​​Links to state and national partners and research organizations.​

Search Oregon Community College Data

Student Data on Enrollment, Demographics, and Completion

Find answers to questions about student enrollment, demographics, and completion of degrees and certificates at Oregon public colleges and universities. Updated annually in October.

Funding Data
Review historical data on state funding for public higher education. Updated annually in February.​
Tuition and Fee Data 
Review historical tuition and fee information for Oregon community colleges and universities. Updated annually in August.
State Financial Aid Data​
Explore data related the Oregon Opportunity Grant and the Oregon Promise. Updated annually.  
Scholarship and Outreach Data
Explore data related to Oregon scholarships and outreach administered by the HECC. Updated annually.
Performance and Accountability data​
Find performance and accountability metrics reported at state and federal levels. Updated annually in January.

Statewide Longitudinal Data System​

The SLDS is a longitudinal data system, meaning it links data about students as they move through school and the workforce.​

Contact Us 

Find HECC staff contact information by frequent topics of interest

Staff directory for Office of Research and Data​