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Last or Surname

Alternate Name

Last Name

Definition

The full legal last name borne in common by members of a family.

Format

Alphanumeric - 35 characters maximum

Usage Notes

Workforce
Note: To collect data on workforce program participation, a data match will have to be negotiated between state agencies. The data match makes use of name, social security number, gender and ethnicity data.

Related Domains, Entities and Categories

Adult Education -> AE Staff -> Identity -> Name 
Adult Education -> AE Student -> Identity -> Name 
Assessments -> Assessment Result -> Scorer 
Career and Technical -> CTE Staff -> Identity -> Name 
Career and Technical -> CTE Student -> Identity -> Name 
Early Learning -> EL Child -> Identity -> Name 
Early Learning -> EL Organization -> Contact -> Name 
Early Learning -> EL Staff -> Identity -> Name 
Early Learning -> EL Staff -> Professional Development -> Instructor 
Early Learning -> Parent/Guardian -> Identity -> Name 
K12 -> K12 Staff -> Identity -> Name 
K12 -> K12 Staff -> Professional Development -> Instructor 
K12 -> K12 Student -> Identity -> Name 
K12 -> Organization -> Contact -> Name 
K12 -> Parent/Guardian -> Identity -> Name 
K12 -> SEA -> Contact -> Name 
Postsecondary -> Organization -> Contact -> Name 
Postsecondary -> Parent/Guardian -> Identity -> Name 
Postsecondary -> PS Staff -> Identity -> Name 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> Graduate Student -> Thesis/Dissertation Advisor 
Postsecondary -> PS Student -> Identity -> Name 
Workforce -> Workforce Program Participant -> Identity -> Name 

Related Topics

Early Learning -> Program Quality 

CEDS Element ID

000172

Element Technical Name

LastOrSurname

XML
URL

https://ceds.ed.gov/element/000172    (Email this link)

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