2007-2008 GRADUATING SENIOR SURVEY RESULTS 

 

 

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

2

16

40

6

0

CHEM

0

9

12

4

0

CS

1

14

18

4

0

GEOL

0

3

0

0

0

ITDS

0

0

1

0

0

MATH

2

13

23

1

0

PHYSICS

3

7

6

4

0

TOTAL

8

62

100

19

0

 

 

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

17

39

6

0

CHEM

1

5

16

3

0

CS

2

7

21

5

2

GEOL

0

0

2

1

0

ITDS

0

0

1

0

0

MATH

3

6

19

10

1

PHYSICS

2

5

8

5

0

TOTAL

10

40

106

30

3

 

 

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

24

4

0

CHEM

0

9

14

2

0

CS

0

22

15

0

0

GEOL

0

3

0

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

0

25

13

0

1

PHYSICS

0

16

3

1

0

TOTAL

0

112

69

7

1

 

 

 

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

27

34

2

0

CHEM

1

6

18

0

0

CS

0

13

18

4

2

GEOL

0

3

0

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

0

21

18

0

0

PHYSICS

0

9

10

1

0

TOTAL

2

80

98

7

2

 

 

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

0

14

32

13

5

CHEM

1

7

10

6

1

CS

7

11

11

6

2

GEOL

0

0

3

0

0

ITDS

0

0

1

0

0

MATH

20

4

13

2

0

PHYSICS

1

10

6

3

0

TOTAL

29

46

76

30

8

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

0

18

38

5

3

CHEM

1

9

12

2

1

CS

6

8

18

4

1

GEOL

0

2

1

0

0

ITDS

0

0

1

0

0

MATH

18

2

14

5

0

PHYSICS

0

7

11

2

0

TOTAL

25

46

95

18

5

 

 

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

21

33

9

1

CHEM

1

7

9

6

2

CS

3

18

14

2

0

GEOL

0

1

2

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

15

7

15

2

0

PHYSICS

0

6

12

2

0

TOTAL

19

61

85

21

3

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

0

39

25

0

0

CHEM

2

10

13

0

0

CS

0

18

17

2

0

GEOL

0

0

3

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

0

18

18

3

0

PHYSICS

0

12

5

3

0

TOTAL

2

98

81

8

0

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

3

38

20

2

1

CHEM

1

10

13

1

0

CS

4

11

20

2

0

GEOL

0

0

3

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

4

18

15

1

1

PHYSICS

0

8

9

2

1

TOTAL

12

86

80

8

3

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

0

33

29

2

0

CHEM

1

11

12

1

0

CS

0

14

18

5

0

GEOL

0

0

3

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

0

18

17

4

0

PHYSICS

0

10

8

2

0

TOTAL

1

87

87

14

0

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

  SD

BIOL

0

11

25

20

8

CHEM

0

0

7

6

12

CS

0

20

14

2

1

GEOL

0

0

1

1

1

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

0

11

14

10

4

PHYSICS

0

10

8

2

0

TOTAL

0

53

69

41

26

  

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

0

30

28

4

2

CHEM

2

5

12

4

2

CS

0

34

3

0

0

GEOL

0

1

2

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

1

27

9

2

0

PHYSICS

0

20

0

0

0

TOTAL

3

118

54

10

4

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

1

27

20

12

4

CHEM

1

2

13

6

3

CS

0

33

4

0

0

GEOL

0

1

2

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

1

20

16

2

0

PHYSICS

0

20

0

0

0

TOTAL

3

104

55

20

7

 

 

Qt 14: There was enough flexibility in my major for me to achieve my

personal educational objectives.

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

1

18

33

8

4

CHEM

0

5

15

5

0

CS

0

8

25

4

0

GEOL

0

0

3

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

1

14

20

3

1

PHYSICS

0

6

13

1

0

TOTAL

2

52

109

21

5

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

0

26

16

14

8

CHEM

0

7

11

6

1

CS

0

19

15

3

0

GEOL

0

3

0

0

0

ITDS

0

0

0

1

0

MATH

2

17

13

7

0

PHYSICS

0

9

7

3

1

TOTAL

2

81

62

34

10

 

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

1

22

31

9

1

CHEM

1

8

11

4

1

CS

0

15

16

5

1

GEOL

0

2

1

0

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

0

18

15

4

2

PHYSICS

0

11

8

1

0

TOTAL

2

77

82

23

5

 

 

 

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

8

5

28

19

4

CHEM

1

1

11

9

3

CS

2

3

19

8

5

GEOL

0

1

0

1

1

ITDS

0

0

0

1

0

MATH

5

4

15

9

6

PHYSICS

4

2

5

7

2

TOTAL

20

16

78

54

21

 

 

 

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

9

10

30

13

2

CHEM

1

1

18

3

2

CS

2

5

18

8

4

GEOL

0

1

0

1

1

ITDS

0

0

1

0

0

MATH

5

3

14

10

7

PHYSICS

4

4

6

4

2

TOTAL

21

24

87

39

18

 

 

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

SCORE

NA

SA

AR

DS

SD

BIOL

2

23

37

2

0

CHEM

0

8

14

1

2

CS

0

11

23

2

1

GEOL

0

1

1

1

0

ITDS

0

1

0

0

0

MATH

0

15

20

3

1

PHYSICS

1

  8

9

2

0

TOTAL

3

67

104

11

4


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