Graduate Follow-Up Survey
1996-97

WHICH STATEMENT BEST DESCRIBES YOUR MOST IMPORTANT REASON FOR EARNING A COLLEGE DEGREE FROM SCCC?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid TO INCREASE MY CHANCES TO GET A SPECIFIC OR BETTER JOB 140 33.3 33.7 33.7
TO PREPARE ME TO TRANSFER TO A FOUR YEAR SCHOOL 216 51.4 51.9 85.6
TO REACH OTHER GOALS , SUCH AS SELF-FULFILLMENT 60 14.3 14.4 100.0
Total 416 99.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 4 1.0

Total 420 100.0


WHAT IS YOUR CURRENT EMPLOYMENT STATUS?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid EMPLOYED FULL-TIME (30 OR MORE HOURS PER WEEK) 206 49.0 49.6 49.6
EMPLOYED PART-TIME (LESS THAN 30 HOURS PER WEEK) 118 28.1 28.4 78.1
IN THE MILITARY 1 .2 .2 78.3
NOT EMPLOYED, CURRENTLY SEEKING EMPLOYMENT 22 5.2 5.3 83.6
NOT EMPLOYED, NOT SEEKING EMPLOYMENT 63 15.0 15.2 98.8
RETIRED 5 1.2 1.2 100.0
Total 415 98.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 5 1.2

Total 420 100.0


IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED, WHAT IS YOUR PRIMARY OCCUPATION?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid UNDECIDED 9 2.1 3.1 3.1
FISH, GAME, AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT 1 .2 .3 3.4
FOOD SCIENCES/TECHNOLOGY 2 .5 .7 4.1
ARCHITECTURE & ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 4.4
ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTING 1 .2 .3 4.8
INTERIOR DESIGN 2 .5 .7 5.4
BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT 5 1.2 1.7 7.1
ACCOUNTING 19 4.5 6.5 13.6
BANKING AND FINANCE 5 1.2 1.7 15.3
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT 10 2.4 3.4 18.7
CONTRACT MANAGEMENT & PROCUREMENT/PURCHASING 1 .2 .3 19.0
HOTEL/MOTEL/RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT 3 .7 1.0 20.1
HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT/TRAINING 1 .2 .3 20.4
INSURANCE AND RISK MANAGEMENT 2 .5 .7 21.1
MARKETING MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 1 .2 .3 21.4
PERSONAL MANAGEMENT 1 .2 .3 21.8
SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT/OWNERSHIP 6 1.4 2.0 23.8
TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT 1 .2 .3 24.1
BUSINESS AND OFFICE GENERAL 5 1.2 1.7 25.9
BOOKKEEPING 5 1.2 1.7 27.6
BUSINESS DATA PROCESSING/COMPUTER OPERATION 1 .2 .3 27.9
OFFICE SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT 4 1.0 1.4 29.3
SECRETARIAL(INCLUDING EXECUTIVE,LEGAL,MEDICAL) 13 3.1 4.4 33.7
SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT/OWNERSHIP 4 1.0 1.4 35.0
WORD PROCESSING 1 .2 .3 35.4
MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION, GENERAL 3 .7 1.0 36.4
RETAILING AND SALES 21 5.0 7.1 43.5
TRAVEL SERVICES AND TOURISM 1 .2 .3 43.9
COMMUNICATIONS & COMMUNICATION TECH., GENERAL 3 .7 1.0 44.9
GRAPHIC AND PRINTING COMMUNICATIONS 2 .5 .7 45.6
JOURNALISM 1 .2 .3 45.9
PHOTOGRAPHIC/MOTION PICTURE TECHNOLOGY 1 .2 .3 46.3
RADIO/TELEVISION BROADCASTING 1 .2 .3 46.6
COMMUNITY AND PERSONAL SERVICES, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 46.9
CRIMINAL JUSTICE/CRIMINOLOGY 1 .2 .3 47.3
FIRE PROTECTECTION/FIRE CONTROL & SAFETY TECH. 2 .5 .7 48.0
LAW ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION 3 .7 1.0 49.0
PUBLIC AFFAIRS 1 .2 .3 49.3
SOCIAL WORK 4 1.0 1.4 50.7
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 51.0
COMPUTER PROGRAMMING 1 .2 .3 51.4
DATA PROCESSING 2 .5 .7 52.0
INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SYSTEMS 5 1.2 1.7 53.7
EDUCATION, GENERAL 2 .5 .7 54.4
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION 2 .5 .7 55.1
PRE-ELEMENTARY(EARLY CHILDHOOD) EDUCATION 11 2.6 3.7 58.8
TEACHER AIDE 8 1.9 2.7 61.6
TEACHER EDUCATION, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 61.9
MUSIC EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 62.2
PHYSICAL EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 62.6
SPECIAL EDUCATION(LEARNING DISABLED,GIFTED) 2 .5 .7 63.3
TECHNICAL/TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 63.6
EDUCATION, OTHER SUBJECT AREA 5 1.2 1.7 65.3
ENGINEERING(PRE-ENGINEERING), GENERAL 1 .2 .3 65.6
CIVIL ENGINEERING 1 .2 .3 66.0
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING 1 .2 .3 66.3
ENGINEERING-RELATED TECH. , GENERAL 1 .2 .3 66.7
AIR CONDITIONING HEATING & REFRIGERATION TECH. 1 .2 .3 67.0
DRAFTING & DESIGN TECH. 1 .2 .3 67.3
ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY 1 .2 .3 67.7
ELECTRONIC TECH. 3 .7 1.0 68.7
ELECTROMECHANICAL INST. & MAIN. TECH. 1 .2 .3 69.0
HEALTH SCIENCES & ALLIED HEALTH FIELDS, GENERAL 4 1.0 1.4 70.4
CHIROPRACTIC(PRE-CHIROPRACTIC) 1 .2 .3 70.7
DENTAL ASSISTING 2 .5 .7 71.4
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY-AMBULANCE/PARAMEDIC 2 .5 .7 72.1
HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION 3 .7 1.0 73.1
MEDICAL/SURGICAL ASSISTING 4 1.0 1.4 74.5
MEDICAL LABORATORY/TECHNOLOGY 2 .5 .7 75.2
MENTAL HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES/TECHNOLOGY 4 1.0 1.4 76.5
NURSING(PRACTICAL NURSING) 2 .5 .7 77.2
NURSING (REGISTERED/BSN) 17 4.0 5.8 83.0
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY/ASSISTING 5 1.2 1.7 84.7
PHYSICAL THERAPY/ASSISTING 4 1.0 1.4 86.1
RADIOLOGY/RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY 1 .2 .3 86.4
RECREATIONAL/ART/MUSIC THERAPY 3 .7 1.0 87.4
VETERINARIAN ASSISTING 1 .2 .3 87.8
HOME ECONOMICS, GENERAL 3 .7 1.0 88.8
CHILD DEVELOPMENT, CARE AN GUIDANCE 1 .2 .3 89.1
CHILD CARE AIDE/ASSISTING 1 .2 .3 89.5
CULINARY ARTS(CHEF/COOK) 3 .7 1.0 90.5
FOOD PRODUCTION, MANAGEMENT AND SERVICES 6 1.4 2.0 92.5
FOOD SCIENCES & HUMAN NUTRITION/DIETETICS 3 .7 1.0 93.5
SCIENCES(BIOLOGICAL & PHYSICAL), GENERAL 1 .2 .3 93.9
BIOLOGY 1 .2 .3 94.2
PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTING 5 1.2 1.7 95.9
PSYCHOLOGY 1 .2 .3 96.3
TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL, GENERAL 2 .5 .7 96.9
AUTOMOTIVE MECHANICS & TECH. 1 .2 .3 97.3
CONSTRUCTION TRADES AND CARPENTRY 4 1.0 1.4 98.6
MACHINE TOOL OPERATION/MACHINE SHOP 1 .2 .3 99.0
VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 99.3
GRAPHIC DESIGN 2 .5 .7 100.0
Total 294 70.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 126 30.0

Total 420 100.0


IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED, WHAT IS YOUR ANNUAL/YEARLY SALARY?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid LESS THAN $20,000 133 31.7 43.5 43.5
$20,000 TO $29,000 90 21.4 29.4 72.9
$30,000 TO $39,000 53 12.6 17.3 90.2
$40,000 TO $49,000 17 4.0 5.6 95.8
$50,000 TO $59,000 9 2.1 2.9 98.7
$60,000 OR MORE 4 1.0 1.3 100.0
Total 306 72.9 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 114 27.1

Total 420 100.0


IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED, WERE SPECIFIC COURSES YOU TOOK AT SCCC IMPORTANT IN GETTING YOUR CURRENT JOB?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid NO 151 36.0 47.9 47.9
YES 164 39.0 52.1 100.0
Total 315 75.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 105 25.0

Total 420 100.0


IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED, WAS YOUR SPECIFIC PROGRAM OF STUDY AT SCCC IMPORTANT IN GETTING YOUR CURRENT JOB?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid NO 170 40.5 54.3 54.3
YES 143 34.0 45.7 100.0
Total 313 74.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 107 25.5

Total 420 100.0


IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED, HOW CLOSELY IS YOUR CURRENT OCCUPATION RELATED TO YOUR PROGRAM OF STUDY AT SCCC?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid HIGHLY RELATED 118 28.1 37.9 37.9
SOMEWHAT RELATED 93 22.1 29.9 67.8
NOT RELATED 100 23.8 32.2 100.0
Total 311 74.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 109 26.0

Total 420 100.0


IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED, WHEN DID YOU BEGIN TO WORK IN YOUR CURRENT POSITION?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid AFTER GRADUATING FROM SCCC 155 36.9 50.8 50.8
BEFORE GRADUATING FROM SCCC 150 35.7 49.2 100.0
Total 305 72.6 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 115 27.4

Total 420 100.0


IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY EMPLOYED, IN WHICH GEOGRAPHIC AREA DO YOU WORK?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid SUFFOLK COUNTY 267 63.6 85.3 85.3
NASSAU COUNTY 26 6.2 8.3 93.6
NEW YORK CITY 14 3.3 4.5 98.1
UPSTATE NEW YORK 2 .5 .6 98.7
OUT OF STATE 4 1.0 1.3 100.0
Total 313 74.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 107 25.5

Total 420 100.0


WHICH STATEMENT BEST DESCRIBES YOUR EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES AFTER GRADUATING FROM SCCC?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY 172 41.0 52.6 52.6
EARNED A BACHELORS DEGREE AFTER GRADUATING FROM SCCC 22 5.2 6.7 59.3
SCCC GRADUATE, LEFT OTHER COLLEGE BEFORE EARNING A BACHELORS 6 1.4 1.8 61.2
SCCC GRADUATE,DID NOT ENROLL IN ANOTHER COLLEGE 106 25.2 32.4 93.6
GRADUATED FROM SCCC AND RETURNED TO SCCC 21 5.0 6.4 100.0
Total 327 77.9 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 93 22.1

Total 420 100.0


AFTER GRADUATING FROM SCCC DID YOU ATTEND/ARE YOU ATTENDING COLLEGE ON A FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME BASIS?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid FULL TIME 135 32.1 77.1 77.1
PART TIME 40 9.5 22.9 100.0
Total 175 41.7 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 245 58.3

Total 420 100.0


WHAT IS/WAS YOUR MAJOR FIELD OF STUDY AFTER GRADUATING FROM SCCC?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid UNDECIDED 1 .2 .3 .3
ARCHITECTURE & ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 .7
ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTING 1 .2 .3 1.0
ARCHITECTURE(PRE-ARCHITECTURE) 1 .2 .3 1.3
INTERIOR DESIGN 3 .7 1.0 2.3
BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT 7 1.7 2.3 4.7
ACCOUNTING 21 5.0 7.0 11.7
BANKING AND FINANCE 2 .5 .7 12.4
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT 14 3.3 4.7 17.1
BUSINESS ECONOMICS 1 .2 .3 17.4
INSURANCE AND RISK MANAGEMENT 2 .5 .7 18.1
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS/MANAGEMENT 2 .5 .7 18.8
MANAGEMENT SCIENCE 1 .2 .3 19.1
MARKETING MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 4 1.0 1.3 20.5
SECRETARIAL(INCLUDING EXECUTIVE,LEGAL,MEDICAL) 1 .2 .3 20.8
MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 21.1
COMMUNICATIONS & COMMUNICATION TECH., GENERAL 3 .7 1.0 22.1
ADVERTISING 1 .2 .3 22.5
JOURNALISM 2 .5 .7 23.2
PHOTOGRAPHIC /MOTION PICTURE TECH. 1 .2 .3 23.5
PUBLIC RELATIONS 1 .2 .3 23.8
RADIO/TELEVISION BROADCASTING 3 .7 1.0 24.8
RADIO/TELEVISION PRODUCTION AND TECHNOLOGY 1 .2 .3 25.2
COMMUNITY AND PERSONAL SERVICES, GENERAL 2 .5 .7 25.8
CRIMINAL JUSTICE/CRIMINOLOGY 11 2.6 3.7 29.5
FIRE PROTECTION/FIRE CONTROL & SAFETY TECH. 2 .5 .7 30.2
LAW ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION 1 .2 .3 30.5
PARKS AND RECREATION 1 .2 .3 30.9
SOCIAL WORK 6 1.4 2.0 32.9
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 33.2
COMPUTER SCIENCE 2 .5 .7 33.9
DATA PROCESSING 1 .2 .3 34.2
INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SYSTEMS 4 1.0 1.3 35.6
AREA AND ETHNIC STUDIES(e.g. LATIN AMERICAN, AFRO-AMERICAN) 1 .2 .3 35.9
LIBERAL/GENERAL STUDIES 5 1.2 1.7 37.6
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES 2 .5 .7 38.3
EDUCATION, GENERAL 2 .5 .7 38.9
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION 40 9.5 13.4 52.3
PRE-ELEMENTARY(EARLY CHILDHOOD) EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 52.7
SECONDARY EDUCATION 5 1.2 1.7 54.4
STUDENT COUNSELING 1 .2 .3 54.7
TEACHER EDUCATION, GENERAL 6 1.4 2.0 56.7
ART EDUCATION 3 .7 1.0 57.7
BUSINESS EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 58.1
ENGLISH EDUCATION 2 .5 .7 58.7
HEALTH EDUCATION 2 .5 .7 59.4
INDUSTRIAL ARTS EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 59.7
MATHEMATICS EDUCATION 3 .7 1.0 60.7
MUSIC EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 61.1
PHYSICAL EDUCATION 3 .7 1.0 62.1
SOCIAL STUDIES/SOCIAL SCIENCES EDUCATION 2 .5 .7 62.8
SPECIAL EDUCATION(LEARNING DISABLED,GIFTED) 5 1.2 1.7 64.4
TECHNICAL/TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION 1 .2 .3 64.8
EDUCATION, OTHER SUBJECT AREA 3 .7 1.0 65.8
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING 1 .2 .3 66.1
ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY 2 .5 .7 66.8
SPANISH 1 .2 .3 67.1
HEALTH SCIENCES & ALLIED HEALTH FIELDS, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 67.4
DENTAL HYGIENE 2 .5 .7 68.1
HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION 4 1.0 1.3 69.5
MEDICAL LABORATORY/TECHNOLOGY 2 .5 .7 70.1
MEDICINE (PRE-MEDICINE) 1 .2 .3 70.5
MENTAL HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES/TECHNOLOGY 1 .2 .3 70.8
NURSING(PRACTICAL NURSING) 1 .2 .3 71.1
NURSING (REGISTERED/BSN) 11 2.6 3.7 74.8
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY/ASSISTING 4 1.0 1.3 76.2
PHYSICIAN ASSISTING 2 .5 .7 76.8
PHYSICAL THERAPY/ASSISTING 3 .7 1.0 77.9
RECREATIONAL/ART/MUSIC THERAPY 1 .2 .3 78.2
SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY 4 1.0 1.3 79.5
HOME ECONOMICS, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 79.9
FOOD SCIENCES & HUMAN NUTRITION/DIETETICS 1 .2 .3 80.2
INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY DEVELOPMENT 1 .2 .3 80.5
LETTERS, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 80.9
CREATIVE WRITING 1 .2 .3 81.2
ENGLISH, GENERAL 3 .7 1.0 82.2
LITERATURE, ENGLISH/AMERICAN 1 .2 .3 82.6
PHILOSOPHY, RELIGION, & THEOLOGY, GENERAL 1 .2 .3 82.9
SCIENCES(BIOLOGICAL & PHYSICAL), GENERAL 1 .2 .3 83.2
BIOLOGY 6 1.4 2.0 85.2
MICROBIOLOGY 1 .2 .3 85.6
SOCIAL SCIENCES, GENERAL 4 1.0 1.3 86.9
ANTHROPOLOGY 1 .2 .3 87.2
HISTORY 5 1.2 1.7 88.9
LAW(PRE-LAW) 2 .5 .7 89.6
PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTING 1 .2 .3 89.9
POLITICAL SCIENCE/GOVERNMENT 1 .2 .3 90.3
PSYCHOLOGY 21 5.0 7.0 97.3
SOCIOLOGY 1 .2 .3 97.7
APPLIED DESIGN/CRAFTS(CERAMICS,GLASS,JEWELRY,WEAVING) 1 .2 .3 98.0
DRAMATIC ARTS 2 .5 .7 98.7
GRAPHIC DESIGN 3 .7 1.0 99.7
PHOTOGRAPHY 1 .2 .3 100.0
Total 298 71.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 122 29.0

Total 420 100.0


HOW RELATED IS/WAS YOUR FIELD OF STUDY TO YOUR SCCC DEGREE PROGRAM?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid HIGHLY RELATED 141 33.6 45.3 45.3
SOMEWHAT RELATED 133 31.7 42.8 88.1
NOT RELATED 37 8.8 11.9 100.0
Total 311 74.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 109 26.0

Total 420 100.0


WHICH COLLEGE ARE YOU, OR DID YOU ATTEND AFTER GRADUATING FROM SCCC?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid ADELPHI UNIVERSITY 6 1.4 2.0 2.0
DOWLING COLLEGE 30 7.1 10.2 12.2
HOSTRA UNIVERSITY 12 2.9 4.1 16.3
LONG ISLAND UNIV. 30 7.1 10.2 26.4
NY INSTITUTE OF TECH 14 3.3 4.7 31.2
ST. JOHNS UNIV. 2 .5 .7 31.9
ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE 74 17.6 25.1 56.9
SUFFOLK COMM. COLL. 14 3.3 4.7 61.7
SUNY FARMINGDALE 8 1.9 2.7 64.4
SUNY OLD WESTBURY 7 1.7 2.4 66.8
SUNY STONY BROOK 45 10.7 15.3 82.0
OTHER LONG IS. COLL. 5 1.2 1.7 83.7
OTHER SUNY COLL/UNIV. 22 5.2 7.5 91.2
OTHER NY STATE COLL/UNIV 14 3.3 4.7 95.9
OUT OF STATE COLL/UNIV 12 2.9 4.1 100.0
Total 295 70.2 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 125 29.8

Total 420 100.0


VARIETY OF INSTRUCTIONAL APPROACHES USED IN CLASSROOM

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 116 27.6 29.5 29.5
SATISFIED 190 45.2 48.3 77.9
NEUTRAL 70 16.7 17.8 95.7
DISSATISFIED 7 1.7 1.8 97.5
VERY DISSATISFIED 9 2.1 2.3 99.7
NO OPINION 1 .2 .3 100.0
Total 393 93.6 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 27 6.4

Total 420 100.0


CAMPUS RESPONSE TO NEEDS OF THE PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 81 19.3 19.3 19.3
SATISFIED 111 26.4 26.5 45.8
NEUTRAL 71 16.9 16.9 62.8
DISSATISFIED 9 2.1 2.1 64.9
VERY DISSATISFIED 7 1.7 1.7 66.6
NO OPINION 140 33.3 33.4 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


VARIETY OF COURSES OFFERED AT SCCC

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 161 38.3 38.4 38.4
SATISFIED 202 48.1 48.2 86.6
NEUTRAL 41 9.8 9.8 96.4
DISSATISFIED 10 2.4 2.4 98.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 3 .7 .7 99.5
NO OPINION 2 .5 .5 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


PREPARATION FOR FURTHER ACADEMIC STUDY

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 150 35.7 36.1 36.1
SATISFIED 197 46.9 47.5 83.6
NEUTRAL 45 10.7 10.8 94.5
DISSATISFIED 12 2.9 2.9 97.3
VERY DISSATISFIED 6 1.4 1.4 98.8
NO OPINION 5 1.2 1.2 100.0
Total 415 98.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 5 1.2

Total 420 100.0


PREPARATION TO ENTER JOB MARKET

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 86 20.5 20.7 20.7
SATISFIED 150 35.7 36.1 56.9
NEUTRAL 118 28.1 28.4 85.3
DISSATISFIED 25 6.0 6.0 91.3
VERY DISSATISFIED 2 .5 .5 91.8
NO OPINION 34 8.1 8.2 100.0
Total 415 98.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 5 1.2

Total 420 100.0


OVERALL QUALITY OF INSTRUCTION

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 152 36.2 36.3 36.3
SATISFIED 219 52.1 52.3 88.5
NEUTRAL 35 8.3 8.4 96.9
DISSATISFIED 8 1.9 1.9 98.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 3 .7 .7 99.5
NO OPINION 2 .5 .5 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


CONCERN FOR ME AS AN INDIVIDUAL

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 122 29.0 29.1 29.1
SATISFIED 160 38.1 38.2 67.3
NEUTRAL 96 22.9 22.9 90.2
DISSATISFIED 22 5.2 5.3 95.5
VERY DISSATISFIED 9 2.1 2.1 97.6
NO OPINION 10 2.4 2.4 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


COLLEGE RESPONSE TO OLDER/NONTRADITIONAL STUDENTS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 145 34.5 34.6 34.6
SATISFIED 136 32.4 32.5 67.1
NEUTRAL 57 13.6 13.6 80.7
DISSATISFIED 8 1.9 1.9 82.6
VERY DISSATISFIED 6 1.4 1.4 84.0
NO OPINION 67 16.0 16.0 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


TRANSFER OF CREDITS FROM SUFFOLK TO OTHER COLLEGE

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 191 45.5 45.9 45.9
SATISFIED 85 20.2 20.4 66.3
NEUTRAL 42 10.0 10.1 76.4
DISSATISFIED 18 4.3 4.3 80.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 12 2.9 2.9 83.7
NO OPINION 68 16.2 16.3 100.0
Total 416 99.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 4 1.0

Total 420 100.0


CLASS SIZE RELATIVE TO TYPE OF COURSE

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 209 49.8 50.1 50.1
SATISFIED 169 40.2 40.5 90.6
NEUTRAL 25 6.0 6.0 96.6
DISSATISFIED 9 2.1 2.2 98.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 1 .2 .2 99.0
NO OPINION 4 1.0 1.0 100.0
Total 417 99.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 3 .7

Total 420 100.0


MULTICULTURAL CONTENT OF COURSES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 83 19.8 20.0 20.0
SATISFIED 123 29.3 29.7 49.8
NEUTRAL 115 27.4 27.8 77.5
DISSATISFIED 7 1.7 1.7 79.2
VERY DISSATISFIED 4 1.0 1.0 80.2
NO OPINION 82 19.5 19.8 100.0
Total 414 98.6 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 6 1.4

Total 420 100.0


GENERAL CONDITION OF BUILDINGS/GROUNDS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 96 22.9 22.9 22.9
SATISFIED 213 50.7 50.8 73.7
NEUTRAL 75 17.9 17.9 91.6
DISSATISFIED 24 5.7 5.7 97.4
VERY DISSATISFIED 8 1.9 1.9 99.3
NO OPINION 3 .7 .7 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


GENERAL CONDITION OF CLASSROOMS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 79 18.8 18.9 18.9
SATISFIED 211 50.2 50.4 69.2
NEUTRAL 83 19.8 19.8 89.0
DISSATISFIED 33 7.9 7.9 96.9
VERY DISSATISFIED 9 2.1 2.1 99.0
NO OPINION 4 1.0 1.0 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF PROGRAM IN MY SCCC MAJOR

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 165 39.3 39.4 39.4
SATISFIED 178 42.4 42.5 81.9
NEUTRAL 61 14.5 14.6 96.4
DISSATISFIED 8 1.9 1.9 98.3
NO OPINION 7 1.7 1.7 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF LABORATORY FACILITIES AT SUFFOLK

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 69 16.4 16.5 16.5
SATISFIED 177 42.1 42.3 58.9
NEUTRAL 77 18.3 18.4 77.3
DISSATISFIED 21 5.0 5.0 82.3
VERY DISSATISFIED 7 1.7 1.7 84.0
NO OPINION 67 16.0 16.0 100.0
Total 418 99.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 2 .5

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF COMPUTER FACILITIES AT SUFFOLK

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 86 20.5 20.5 20.5
SATISFIED 143 34.0 34.1 54.7
NEUTRAL 90 21.4 21.5 76.1
DISSATISFIED 32 7.6 7.6 83.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 12 2.9 2.9 86.6
NO OPINION 56 13.3 13.4 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF LIBRARY SERVICES AND MATERIALS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 116 27.6 27.7 27.7
SATISFIED 195 46.4 46.5 74.2
NEUTRAL 62 14.8 14.8 89.0
DISSATISFIED 21 5.0 5.0 94.0
VERY DISSATISFIED 5 1.2 1.2 95.2
NO OPINION 20 4.8 4.8 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF ATHLETIC FACILITIES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 53 12.6 12.7 12.7
SATISFIED 74 17.6 17.8 30.5
NEUTRAL 108 25.7 26.0 56.5
DISSATISFIED 17 4.0 4.1 60.6
VERY DISSATISFIED 12 2.9 2.9 63.5
NO OPINION 152 36.2 36.5 100.0
Total 416 99.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 4 1.0

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF REGISTRATION SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 108 25.7 25.8 25.8
SATISFIED 175 41.7 41.8 67.5
NEUTRAL 88 21.0 21.0 88.5
DISSATISFIED 34 8.1 8.1 96.7
VERY DISSATISFIED 7 1.7 1.7 98.3
NO OPINION 7 1.7 1.7 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF ACADEMIC ADVISING SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 97 23.1 23.3 23.3
SATISFIED 150 35.7 36.1 59.4
NEUTRAL 102 24.3 24.5 83.9
DISSATISFIED 34 8.1 8.2 92.1
VERY DISSATISFIED 15 3.6 3.6 95.7
NO OPINION 18 4.3 4.3 100.0
Total 416 99.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 4 1.0

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF FINANCIAL AID ADVISING SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 61 14.5 14.6 14.6
SATISFIED 91 21.7 21.8 36.4
NEUTRAL 105 25.0 25.1 61.5
DISSATISFIED 31 7.4 7.4 68.9
VERY DISSATISFIED 20 4.8 4.8 73.7
NO OPINION 110 26.2 26.3 100.0
Total 418 99.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 2 .5

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF PERSONAL COUNSELING SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 74 17.6 17.7 17.7
SATISFIED 98 23.3 23.4 41.1
NEUTRAL 94 22.4 22.5 63.6
DISSATISFIED 22 5.2 5.3 68.9
VERY DISSATISFIED 11 2.6 2.6 71.5
NO OPINION 119 28.3 28.5 100.0
Total 418 99.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 2 .5

Total 420 100.0


QUALITY OF CAREER PLANNING AND PLACEMENT SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 48 11.4 11.5 11.5
SATISFIED 76 18.1 18.2 29.7
NEUTRAL 112 26.7 26.8 56.5
DISSATISFIED 32 7.6 7.7 64.1
VERY DISSATISFIED 16 3.8 3.8 67.9
NO OPINION 134 31.9 32.1 100.0
Total 418 99.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 2 .5

Total 420 100.0


WOULD YOU RECOMMEND SUFFOLK TO A FRIEND

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid NO 9 2.1 2.2 2.2
YES 409 97.4 97.8 100.0
Total 418 99.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 2 .5

Total 420 100.0


WHICH SCCC CAMPUS DID YOU GRADUATE FROM

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid SELDEN 245 58.3 58.5 58.5
EASTERN 60 14.3 14.3 72.8
WESTERN 114 27.1 27.2 100.0
Total 419 99.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .2

Total 420 100.0