ERIC Number: ED464681
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Analysis of the Gulf Coast Consortium Student Perceptions of College Services Spring 2001 Survey.
Austin Community Coll., TX. Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
This is a report from Austin Community College (Texas) on a student satisfaction survey developed and administered by the Gulf Coast Consortium of Institutional Research (GCAIR). The survey includes student response data from four community colleges: Austin, Houston, North Harris Montgomery, and San Jacinto. A total of 3,267 students responded to the satisfaction survey. Results indicate that: (1) approximately 63% of the respondents were female; (2) most respondents were between the ages of 18 to 21; (3) approximately 46% of the respondents were white, with Hispanic students representing the next highest ethnic percentage; (4) more than 55% of the respondents expressed the intent to transfer to a four-year college or university; (5) 37% of the respondents stated that they were employed full-time; (6) most respondents reported that they chose their college due to its location, curriculum, flexible class schedules, and low tuition; (7) most respondents showed very low participation in extracurricular campus activities; and (8) most respondents' satisfaction with college services did not totally meet the level of importance they placed on the service. The report includes six tables detailing findings. (MKF)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: Austin Community Coll., TX. Office of Institutional Effectiveness.