Statistics for a large number of US Colleges from the 1995 issue of US News and World Report.
A data frame with 777 observations on the following 18 variables.
A factor with levels
indicating private or public university
Number of applications received
Number of applications accepted
Number of new students enrolled
Pct. new students from top 10% of H.S. class
Pct. new students from top 25% of H.S. class
Number of fulltime undergraduates
Number of parttime undergraduates
Room and board costs
Estimated book costs
Estimated personal spending
Pct. of faculty with Ph.D.'s
Pct. of faculty with terminal degree
Pct. alumni who donate
Instructional expenditure per student
This dataset was taken from the StatLib library which is maintained at Carnegie Mellon University. The dataset was used in the ASA Statistical Graphics Section's 1995 Data Analysis Exposition.
James, G., Witten, D., Hastie, T., and Tibshirani, R. (2013) An Introduction to Statistical Learning with applications in R, https://www.statlearning.com, Springer-Verlag, New York