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VARIABLE NAME: AGE

DESCRIPTOR: Age

DEFINITION: Age in years.

VALUES: 14-99

FIELD ATTRIBUTE: N2

NOTE: Calculated from year portion of semester minus year of birth.

SOURCE: Calculated from CHE Enrollment File and Completions File

EXAMPLE:  For students enrolled during Fall semester 1996 whose year of birth is 1964:  1996-1964 = 32 years of age. To select students above the age of 25, type AGE>25 in the WHERE statement. To select students between 18 and 25 years of age, type 18<=AGE<=25 in the WHERE statement.