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Title:  The Expansion of Private Loans in Postsecondary Education
Description: The Expansion of Private Loans in Postsecondary Education, a Statistics in Brief, examines trends in borrowing from commercial lenders for postsecondary education, the characteristics of undergraduate and graduate private loan borrowers, and combining private and federal loans. Results are based on nationally representative data collected through the 200304 and 200708 National Postsecondary Student Aid Studies (NPSAS:04 and NPSAS:08).
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Cover Date: October 2011
Web Release: October 11, 2011
Publication #: NCES 2012184
Center/Program: NCES
Type of Product: Statistics in Brief
Survey/Program Areas: National Postsecondary Student Aid Study (NPSAS)
Graduate Education
Higher Education
Postsecondary Education
Student Financial Aid
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