Educational Outcomes Alumni Survey
Survey Results
03/07/96


4. How satisfied are you with your Penn State undergraduate education ?


                                                             Not         Very          
                                                 Overall  Satisfied    Satisfied      
                                                 Average  (1) (2)  (3)  (4)  (5)   N  
                                                --------  --- ---  ---  ---  ---  ---
Total                                            4.2 (a)   7   17  136  348  421  929  
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Graduation year = 1989                           4.3       3    9   75  174  229  490     
Graduation year = 1992                           4.2       4    8   61  174  192  439     
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Gender = Female                                  4.3       0    6   74  163  233  476    
Gender = Male                                    4.2       7   11   62  185  188  453    
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Initial campus:     University Park              4.2       4   10   75  213  231  533    
Initial campus: NOT University Park              4.3       3    7   61  135  189  395    
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Continued to work or study in field:  YES        4.3       2    9   91  262  330  694    
Continued to work or study in field: NO          4.1       5    8   44   81   89  227    
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Minority (all groups combined)                   4.2       0    1    7   15   17   40    
Non-minority (White American not P.R.)           4.2       7   16  129  331  402  885    
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 Agricultural Sciences                           4.2       0    0    6   29   19   54    
 Arts and Architecture                           4.0       0    2   12   16   18   48    
 Business Administration                         4.3       0    2   20   54   71  147    
 Communications                                  4.1       0    1   11   17   17   46    
 Earth and Mineral Sciences                      4.3       0    1    5   24   22   52    
 Education                                       4.4       0    1    6   27   37   71    
 Engineering                                     4.4       0    1   13   37   61  112    
 Health and Human Development                    4.2       2    4   18   22   55  101    
 Liberal Arts                                    4.1       2    3   28   64   60  157    
 Science                                         4.4       1    0    2   21   27   51    
Penn State Erie                                  4.3       1    0    2   12   15   30    
Penn State Harrisburg                            4.0       1    2   13   25   19   60    

a) Averages calculated by weighting responses from 1 (Not Satisfied) to 5 (Very Satisfied).

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