Description of Data Element 01408





NAME:         Extended Program Flag                                             



NUMBER:       01408                                                             



FILES/TABLES: RET   SDCF                                                        



INTENT:                                                                         
   SUS Retention Study                                                          
   Student Right-To-Know Reporting                                              



DEFINITION:                                                                     
   A code to indicate that a student is currently seeking a degree              
   in a program which normally requires five years or more for                  
   completion.                                                                  



EDIT:                                                                           
   DIAGNOSTIC MESSAGE                                     ERROR LEVEL           
   MISSING OR INVALID                                     CRITICAL              
        SDCF                                                                    
   FREQUENCY COUNTS WILL BE PERFORMED ON                  FREQUENCY             
        SDCF                                                                    



CODING INSTRUCTIONS:                                                            
   Code Y (yes) if the student is currently seeking a degree which              
   requires five years or more for completion.  Code N (no) if the              
   student is not degree-seeking or if the student is seeking a                 
   degree in a traditional four year program.                                   



TABLE VALUES:                                                                   
   Y              Yes                                                           
   N              No                                                            



DATABASE INFORMATION:                                                           
   PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(1)                                                   
   COLUMN NAME:          EXT_PGM_FLG                                            
   SHORT NAME:           EXTFLG                                                 



CREATE-CHANGE DATE:  09/18/96                                                   



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