Return to Data Elements Page

EDUCATION: HIGHEST DEGREE ATTAINED

Data Element: EDUCATION: HIGHEST DEGREE ATTAINED
Definition: Highest degree most recently attained.
Standard of Verification: Must be based on information provided by the school or the State Department of Education.
Data Type: N
Field Size: 2
Field Format: 2N
Originating Teams: Corrections
User Teams: Corrections and Law Enforcement
Tables / Codes: 01 - High School Equivalency Diploma
02 - High School Diploma
03 - 1 Year College Certificate
04 - Associate Degree
05 - Bachelors Degree
06 - Masters Degree
07 - Doctoral Degree
08 - Other College Degree
09 - No Degree
99 - Unknown
Comments: None
Page Info: DATE STANDARD ESTABLISHED: 2/87
DATE STANDARD REVISED: 2/91