The Council for Opportunity in Education (COE) wants your feedback! Click on the current survey(s) below to make sure your voice is heard. We will also post aggregate results for you to download and review. You can also find write-ups about each survey inside our Subscriptions e-Community (for Institutional Members and "Subscription Package" subscribers only).

Current Surveys

There are no open surveys at this time. Please check back at a later date.

Past Surveys

TRIO/GEAR UP Annual Employee Compensation Survey

The Council for Opportunity in Education, in conjunction with the Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education, conducts this quantitative study in order to assess the levels at which institutions and organizations compensate college outreach professionals. The survey collects and compares compensation data by program, position, institutional division, institutional type, geographical location, demographic characteristics, educational level, length of employment, and employment status. The results for the latest Compensation Survey can be always be found inside the Subscriptions e-Community. Please be aware that this section is for Institutional Members and "Subscription Package" subscribers only.

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