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OrganizationPESC
URLhttps://www.pesc.org
Region

Postsecondary Electronic Standards Council (PESC): An open standards-development and standards-setting body, PESC develops and advocates for data standards and protocols with a particular focus on the transfer of student records to and between colleges and universities.

Standards

StandardDescriptionTypesData LayersEd
Levels
Academic Record

PESC Academic Record: Uses Core Main. Includes information that would appear on a transcript including test score reporting.

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Student Data
Institutional Data
1. Data Dict
2. Data Model
3. Serialization
HigherEd
Workforce
Admissions Record

PESC Admissions Record: Uses Core Main. Includes admissions specific information.

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Student Data
Institutional Data
1. Data Dict
2. Data Model
3. Serialization
HigherEd
Core Main

PESC Core Main: Base information related to core data related to the person, course, and grade. Serves as the foundation for all other PESC standards.

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Student Data
Educator Data
Institutional Data
Competency Data
1. Data Dict
2. Data Model
3. Serialization
HigherEd
Workforce
Common Credential

PESC Common Credential for Certificates, Degrees and Diplomas: An XML Data Standard to be used by any organization, college, university, school, district, state, province, and/or service provider to fully communicate degrees, certifications and other similar credentials obtained by the student.

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Student Data
Institutional Data
Competency Data
1. Data Dict
2. Data Model
3. Serialization
Secondary
HigherEd
Workforce
ePortfolio

PESC ePortfolio: The Academic ePortolio schema facilitates the transmission of eportfolio data from one eportfolio system to another.

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Student Data 1. Data Dict
2. Data Model
3. Serialization
HigherEd