2002-2003 GRADUATING SENIOR SURVEY RESULTS
 

SA = Strongly Agree
AR = Agree
DS = Disagree
SD  = Strongly Disagree
NA = Not Applicable

 

Qt 1: The preparation I received in the lower division courses in my department was adequate for my success in upper division major courses.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
1
20
35
5
0
CHEM
3
5
6
0
0
CS
2
16
17
4
1
GEOL
1
9
6
0
0
MATH
3
8
12
0
0
PHYSICS
1
3
8
3
1
TOTAL
11
61
84
12
2


Qt 2: The preparation I received in the lower division College of Science courses outside my department but required by my major was adequate for my success in upper division major courses.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
2
14
37
8
0
CHEM
1
4
7
2
0
CS
2
4
25
8
1
GEOL
2
4
9
0
0
MATH
3
6
11
3
0
PHYSICS
1
3
9
2
1
TOTAL
11
35
98
23
2


Qt 3: I found the material in the courses in my department to be intellectually challenging and stimulating.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
0
36
21
4
0
CHEM
0
7
7
0
0
CS
0
17
16
7
0
GEOL
0
12
4
0
0
MATH
0
17
6
0
0
PHYSICS
0
7
6
3
0
TOTAL
0
96
60
14
0


Qt 4: In general the quality of teaching in my department was adequate to enable me to learn the material.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
1
17
33
8
2
CHEM
0
6
6
2
0
CS
0
11
22
6
1
GEOL
0
11
5
0
0
MATH
0
12
8
3
0
PHYSICS
0
4
7
3
2
TOTAL
1
61
81
22
5

 

Qt 5: I found the laboratory experiences in my major to be useful for developing an understanding of my field.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
1
13
28
15
4
CHEM
0
7
8
1
0
CS
6
6
15
9
4
GEOL
0
8
8
0
0
MATH
17
2
4
0
0
PHYSICS
0
5
7
4
0
TOTAL*
*Without Math
7
39
64
29
8

 

Qt 6: My exposure to laboratory experiences in my major was adequate.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
0
14
33
13
1
CHEM
0
6
8
0
0
CS
5
10
15
7
3
GEOL
0
7
9
0
0
MATH
16
2
4
1
0
PHYSICS
0
5
8
3
0
TOTAL*
*Without Math
5
42
73
23
4

 

 

Qt 7: The scientific and other equipment needed for a modern education in my major were available.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
0
15
33
11
1
CHEM
0
5
7
2
0
CS
0
14
23
3
0
GEOL
0
5
9
1
1
MATH
7
8
8
0
0
PHYSICS
0
6
8
2
0
TOTAL
7
53
88
19
2


Qt 8: The computational facilities available to me were adequate for my needs.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
1
25
29
5
1
CHEM
0
6
7
1
0
CS
0
16
20
4
0
GEOL
0
2
7
7
0
MATH
0
11
11
0
0
PHYSICS
1
6
6
3
0
TOTAL
2
66
80
20
1

 

Qt 9: The library holdings were adequate for my needs.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
3
29
27
2
0
CHEM
2
5
7
0
0
CS
4
10
24
1
1
GEOL
0
2
12
2
0
MATH
1
8
12
2
0
PHYSICS
2
5
7
1
1
TOTAL
12
59
89
8
2

 

Qt 10: The classroom and learning facilities were adequate for my needs.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
0
21
38
2
0
CHEM
0
6
7
1
0
CS
0
17
20
3
0
GEOL
0
7
9
0
0
MATH
0
10
12
1
0
PHYSICS
0
5
10
1
0
TOTAL
0
66
96
8
0

 

 

Qt 11: I met with my advisor on a regular basis.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
2
10
18
15
18
CHEM
0
2
6
3
3
CS
0
9
17
8
6
GEOL
0
2
10
4
0
MATH
0
8
6
6
3
PHYSICS
0
9
5
1
1
TOTAL
2
40
62
37
31

 

Qt 12: My advisor was knowledgeable of Departmental and University regulations.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
6
18
28
8
1
CHEM
0
4
4
4
2
CS
0
16
17
5
2
GEOL
0
12
4
0
0
MATH
0
13
8
0
2
PHYSICS
0
15
1
0
0
TOTAL
6
78
62
17
7

 

Qt 13: The quality of advising I received in my department was adequate.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
4
12
21
19
10
CHEM
1
4
5
4
0
CS
0
13
13
7
7
GEOL
0
11
4
0
0
MATH
0
10
9
3
1
PHYSICS
0
15
1
0
0
TOTAL
5
65
53
33
18

 

Qt 14: There was enough flexibility in my major for me to achieve my personal educational objectives.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
0
10
26
21
4
CHEM
0
3
7
3
1
CS
0
6
21
11
2
GEOL
0
3
12
2
0
MATH
0
8
12
3
0
PHYSICS
0
4
8
2
1
TOTAL
0
34
86
42
8


Qt 15: I would choose the same major if I were starting my undergraduate education over.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
1
18
20
17
5
CHEM
0
4
6
4
0
CS
0
23
10
6
1
GEOL
0
9
5
2
0
MATH
0
20
1
2
0
PHYSICS
0
3
7
4
2
TOTAL
1
77
49
35
8

 

Qt 16: I feel a sense of pride in and loyalty to my department.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
2
16
24
13
5
CHEM
0
5
7
1
1
CS
0
14
19
5
2
GEOL
0
11
4
1
0
MATH
0
13
8
1
1
PHYSICS
0
3
10
3
0
TOTAL
2
62
72
24
9

 

Qt 17: I found the General Education (University Studies) component of my university education to be intellectually challenging.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
14
13
22
14
3
CHEM
2
1
7
2
2
CS
2
3
13
13
9
GEOL
1
2
10
3
0
MATH
2
4
6
9
2
PHYSICS
2
2
7
4
1
TOTAL
23
25
65
45
17

 

Qt 18: I found the General Education (University Studies) component of my university education to be intellectually stimulating.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
12
9
24
13
3
CHEM
2
2
5
3
2
CS
2
5
13
14
6
GEOL
1
2
11
2
0
MATH
2
4
9
6
2
PHYSICS
2
4
7
2
1
TOTAL
21
26
69
40
14


Qt 19: I am pleased with the overall quality of my education at Utah State.

SCORE
NA
SA
AR
DS
SD
BIOL
1
17
39
3
1
CHEM
0
3
11
0
0
CS
1
10
25
3
0
GEOL
0
5
11
0
0
MATH
0
12
10
1
0
PHYSICS
1
7
6
2
0
TOTAL
3
54
102
9
1