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VARIABLE NAME: **HSRANK

**DESCRIPTOR: **
High School Rank in percentages

**DEFINITION: **
In tenths, the academic rank of a student in the graduating class at the high
school described in data element HSCH (High School Code).

**VALUES: **

01 = Top Ten Percent

02 = Second Ten Percent

03 = Third Ten Percent

04 = Fourth Ten Percent

05 = Fifth Ten Percent

06 = Sixth Ten Percent

07 = Seventh Ten Percent

08 = Eighth Ten Percent

09 = Ninth Ten Percent

10 = Bottom Ten Percent

11 = GED/Not Ranked

12 = Unknown

**FIELD ATTRIBUTE:**
A2

**NOTE:**
This field will be used primarily in the analysis of first-time freshmen.

**SOURCE:**
CHE Enrollment File

**EXAMPLE:**
To select students in the top ten percent, type *HSRANK='01'* in the
WHERE statement. To select students in the top twenty percent, type *HSRANK<'03'*
or *HSRANK IN ('01','02')* in the WHERE statement.