1. Survey Questions

The purpose of this survey is to find out from you about your graduate education experience at Georgia Southern University. Your replies are very important to assist us in better serving our graduate students. Be assured that your comments will remain absolutely confidential and we will not be able to identify you from other participants. Completion of the survey will indicate your permission to use your responses in our study. If you have questions about this study, please contact Dr. John R. Diebolt at 912-478-2647. Thank you for your time.

* 1. Date you completed this survey?


* 5. Please rate each of the following areas.

  Excellent Very Good Good Fair Poor No Opinion
Quality of the faculty offering your degree program.
Academic standards of your degree program.
Extent you believe your training has kept pace with the recent trends and developments in your field.
Adequacy of research or professional training you received.
Adequacy of facilities and equipment (including technology) available to you.
Your confidence as an independent scholar/researcher in your field.
Your confidence as an effective teacher of your discipline

* 6. Please rate each of the following course areas according to your level of satisfaction.

  Very Satisfied Satisfied Moderately Satisfied Not at all Satisfied No Opinion
Course availability in your program.
Times courses were offered in your major.

* 7. What additional courses should we offer for your program?

* 8. Please rate each of the following general service areas according to your level of satisfaction.

  Very Satisfied Satisfied Moderately Satisfied Not at all Satisfied No Opinion
Your major advisor.
Career mentoring you received.
Your overall graduate experience.
Services provided by the College of Graduate Studies.

* 9. How likely are you recommend Georgia Southern University to others for graduate education?

  Very Likely Likely Unlikely Very Unlikely No Opinion

* 10. If reply to #9 is "Unlikely" or "Very Unlikely", would you please indicate why?

* 11. What is the level of debt you incurred to finance your graduate study?

* 13. If you selected "Further graduate/professional study" in #12, Please name the college or university you will be attending.

* 14. Have you already secured employment?

* 16. If you selected "Foreign Country" in #15, please indicate the country name.

* 17. Did you hold a Graduate Assistantship or Fellowship while at Georgia Southern?

* 18. How would you rate the usefulness of your Graduate Assistantship/fellowship experience?

  Most all of the Time Frequently Occasionally Rarely or Never No Opinion

* 19. Was Georgia Southern University your first admission choice?

* 20. Please rate your reasons for coming to Georgia Southern University.

  Most Important Very Important Important Not Important No Opinion
Easy to get to
Admitted me to a degree program
Courses offered when I could take them
Reputation of University
Reputation of Department
Reputation of Faculty in my major