ERIC Number: ED463015
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-May-7
Reference Count: N/A
A Survey of San Antonio College Graduates, Spring 2001.
Valdez, Sonia V.
This document is a report on the spring 2001 survey of graduates at San Antonio College (Texas), regarding their academic and overall experience at the institution. Other objectives of the survey include evaluating programs and implementing strategies to improve graduation rates. The college issued 370 surveys to graduates; 360 were returned for a response rate of 97.3%. Findings include: (1) the majority of the respondents expressed satisfaction with their academic experience, knowledge and skill gained, and support received; (2) 98% of the graduates responded that they would attend the community college again and would recommend the institution to others; (3) demographics show that most graduates were female and Hispanic; (4) the top degrees awarded were associate degrees in nursing and network administration; (5) respondents commented positively on the quality of instruction and the overall inviting nature of the college; and (6) some negative comments included insufficient parking, poor food services, and unhelpful counseling. Appendices include a sample survey form, summary statistics in table format, student comments, and comparison of fall 1999 enrollment and college graduates 2001. (MKF)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: San Antonio Coll., TX.