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VARIABLE NAME: HSCH

DESCRIPTOR: High School Code

DEFINITION: The College Entrance Examination Board (CEEB) code for the South Carolina high school attended by the student.

VALUES: See CHE Appendix C, CEEB SC High School Codes.

FIELD ATTRIBUTE: A6

NOTE: This field will be used primarily in the analysis of first-time freshmen. Students who received their high school education through home schooling will be reported with the "444444" code. Students who received a South Carolina GED will be reported with the "555555" code. Students who received an Out-of-state high school diploma or GED will be reported with the "666666" code. Students who received a foreign high school diploma or GED will be reported with the "777777" code. Students for which the high school CEEB code is unknown will be reported with the "888888" code.

SOURCE: CHE Enrollment File

EXAMPLE: To select students that graduated from Battery Creek High School, type HSCH='410260' in the WHERE statement. To select students that graduated from Battery Creek High School or Beaufort High School, type HSCH IN ('410260','410120') in the WHERE statement.