American University uses the Microstrategy Business Intelligence tool to analyze trends, perform forecasting, create scorecards and dashboards, and deliver timely information to users.
The Microstrategy tool replaces Eagledata.
College Navigator is a web-based database containing specific information about 7,000 universities nation-wide maintained by the
National Center for Education Statistics. College Navigator is designed to help prospective college students and their parents distinguish the differences between universities and to assess the costs in attending these universities.
Common Data Set
The Annual Survey of Colleges is a yearly survey of colleges, universities, vocational/technical, and graduate schools, the objective of which is to obtain information that is important for potential students. It covers both the information that potential students want to know, and the information that institutions feel students should know. AU's results are available in the
Common Data Set.