Graduate Follow-Up Survey
1997-98

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 132 37.3 37.3 37.3
TO PREPARE ME TO TRANSFER TO A FOUR-YEAR SCHOOL 163 46.0 46.0 83.3
TO REACH OTHER GOALS , SUCH AS SELF-FULFILLMENT 59 16.7 16.7 100.0
Total 354 100.0 100.0


WHAT IS YOUR CURRENT EMPLOYMENT STATUS?

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid EMPLOYED FULL-TIME (30 OR MORE HOURS PER WEEK) 208 58.8 59.4 59.4
EMPLOYED PART-TIME (LESS THAN 30 HOURS PER WEEK) 95 26.8 27.1 86.6
NOT EMPLOYED, CURRENTLY SEEKING EMPLOYMENT 15 4.2 4.3 90.9
NOT EMPLOYED, NOT SEEKING EMPLOYMENT 31 8.8 8.9 99.7
RETIRED 1 .3 .3 100.0
Total 350 98.9 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 4 1.1

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid UNDECIDED 7 2.0 2.7 2.7
FARM AND RANCH MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .4 3.0
HORTICULTRE/ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE 3 .8 1.1 4.2
ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTING 1 .3 .4 4.5
INTERIOR DESIGN 4 1.1 1.5 6.1
BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT 12 3.4 4.5 10.6
ACCOUNTING 9 2.5 3.4 14.0
BANKING AND FINANCE 9 2.5 3.4 17.4
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT 5 1.4 1.9 19.3
CONTRACT MANAGEMENT & PROCUREMENT/PURCHASING 1 .3 .4 19.7
HOTEL/MOTEL/RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT 3 .8 1.1 20.8
HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT/TRAINING 4 1.1 1.5 22.3
INSURANCE AND RISK MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .4 22.7
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS/MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .4 23.1
LABOR/INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 1 .3 .4 23.5
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS 1 .3 .4 23.9
MARKETING MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 2 .6 .8 24.6
SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT/OWNERSHIP 7 2.0 2.7 27.3
TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .4 27.7
TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .4 28.0
BUSINESS AND OFFICE GENERAL 10 2.8 3.8 31.8
BOOKKEEPING 3 .8 1.1 33.0
BUSINESS DATA PROCESSING/COMPUTER OPERATION 3 .8 1.1 34.1
OFFICE SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT 4 1.1 1.5 35.6
SECRETARIAL(INCLUDING EXECUTIVE,LEGAL,MEDICAL) 9 2.5 3.4 39.0
SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT/OWNERSHIP 2 .6 .8 39.8
MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION, GENERAL 1 .3 .4 40.2
RETAILING AND SALES 10 2.8 3.8 43.9
COMMUNICATIONS & COMMUNICATION TECH., GENERAL 1 .3 .4 44.3
GRAPHIC AND PRINTING COMMUNICATIONS 1 .3 .4 44.7
PUBLIC RELATIONS 1 .3 .4 45.1
RADIO/TELEVISION PRODUCTION AND TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 45.5
COMMUNITY AND PERSONAL SERVICES, GENERAL 2 .6 .8 46.2
CRIMINAL JUSTICE/CRIMINOLOGY 2 .6 .8 47.0
FUNERAL SERVICES/MORTUARY SCIENCE 1 .3 .4 47.3
LAW ENFORCEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION 9 2.5 3.4 50.8
LIBRARY SCIENCE/LIBRARY ASSISTING 1 .3 .4 51.1
SOCIAL WORK 3 .8 1.1 52.3
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, GENERAL 4 1.1 1.5 53.8
COMPUTER PROGRAMMING 2 .6 .8 54.5
DATA PROCESSING 1 .3 .4 54.9
INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SYSTEMS 1 .3 .4 55.3
MATH/COMPUTER SCIENCE 1 .3 .4 55.7
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION 2 .6 .8 56.4
PRE-ELEMENTARY(EARLY CHILDHOOD) EDUCATION 4 1.1 1.5 58.0
TEACHER AIDE 5 1.4 1.9 59.8
TEACHER EDUCATION, GENERAL 1 .3 .4 60.2
TECHNICAL/TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION 1 .3 .4 60.6
EDUCATION, OTHER SUBJECT AREA 2 .6 .8 61.4
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING 2 .6 .8 62.1
ENGINEERING-RELATED TECH. , GENERAL 1 .3 .4 62.5
AIR CONDITIONING HEATING & REFRIGERATION TECH. 1 .3 .4 62.9
COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 63.3
DRAFTING & DESIGN TECH. 1 .3 .4 63.6
ELECTRONIC TECH. 4 1.1 1.5 65.2
ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 65.5
INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 65.9
MECHANICAL DESIGN TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 66.3
SURVEYING AND MAPPING TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 66.7
HEALTH SCIENCES & ALLIED HEALTH FIELDS, GENERAL 7 2.0 2.7 69.3
DENTAL ASSISTING 1 .3 .4 69.7
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY-AMBULANCE/PARAMEDIC 1 .3 .4 70.1
HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION 4 1.1 1.5 71.6
MEDICAL/SURGICAL ASSISTING 3 .8 1.1 72.7
MEDICAL LABORATORY/TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 73.1
MEDICAL RECORDS ADMINISTRATION/TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 73.5
MENTAL HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES/TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 73.9
NUCLEAR MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY 1 .3 .4 74.2
NURSING(PRACTICAL NURSING) 1 .3 .4 74.6
NURSING (REGISTERED/BSN) 25 7.1 9.5 84.1
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY/ASSISTING 2 .6 .8 84.8
OPTOMETRY(PRE-OPTOMETRY) 2 .6 .8 85.6
PHYSICAL THERAPY/ASSISTING 2 .6 .8 86.4
RECREATIONAL/ART/MUSIC THERAPY 2 .6 .8 87.1
VETERINARIAN ASSISTING 5 1.4 1.9 89.0
VETERINARY MEDICINE(PRE-VETERINARY MEDICINE) 2 .6 .8 89.8
CHILD DEVELOPMENT, CARE AN GUIDANCE 1 .3 .4 90.2
CHILD CARE AIDE/ASSISTING 2 .6 .8 90.9
FOOD PRODUCTION, MANAGEMENT AND SERVICES 3 .8 1.1 92.0
FOOD SCIENCES & HUMAN NUTRITION/DIETETICS 2 .6 .8 92.8
RELIGION 1 .3 .4 93.2
BOTANY 1 .3 .4 93.6
CHEMISTRY 1 .3 .4 93.9
HISTORY 1 .3 .4 94.3
PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTING 5 1.4 1.9 96.2
SOCIOLOGY 2 .6 .8 97.0
TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL, GENERAL 2 .6 .8 97.7
AUTOMOTIVE MECHANICS & TECH. 1 .3 .4 98.1
CONSTRUCTION TRADES AND CARPENTRY 3 .8 1.1 99.2
ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS EQUIPMENT REPAIR 1 .3 .4 99.6
GRAPHIC DESIGN 1 .3 .4 100.0
Total 264 74.6 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 90 25.4

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid LESS THAN $20,000 97 27.4 33.3 33.3
$20,000 TO $29,000 93 26.3 32.0 65.3
$30,000 TO $39,000 54 15.3 18.6 83.8
$40,000 TO $49,000 29 8.2 10.0 93.8
$50,000 TO $59,000 12 3.4 4.1 97.9
$60,000 OR MORE 6 1.7 2.1 100.0
Total 291 82.2 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 63 17.8

Total 354 100.0


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 153 43.2 52.6 52.6
YES 138 39.0 47.4 100.0
Total 291 82.2 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 63 17.8

Total 354 100.0


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 172 48.6 59.1 59.1
YES 119 33.6 40.9 100.0
Total 291 82.2 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 63 17.8

Total 354 100.0


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 115 32.5 39.4 39.4
SOMEWHAT RELATED 83 23.4 28.4 67.8
NOT RELATED 94 26.6 32.2 100.0
Total 292 82.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 62 17.5

Total 354 100.0


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 149 42.1 50.7 50.7
BEFORE GRADUATING FROM SCCC 145 41.0 49.3 100.0
Total 294 83.1 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 60 16.9

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid SUFFOLK COUNTY 224 63.3 75.7 75.7
NASSAU COUNTY 32 9.0 10.8 86.5
NEW YORK CITY 19 5.4 6.4 92.9
UPSTATE NEW YORK 9 2.5 3.0 95.9
OUT OF STATE 12 3.4 4.1 100.0
Total 296 83.6 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 58 16.4

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY 138 39.0 46.0 46.0
EARNED A BACHELORS DEGREE AFTER GRADUATING FROM SCCC 23 6.5 7.7 53.7
SCCC GRADUATE, LEFT OTHER COLLEGE BEFORE EARNING A BACHELORS 12 3.4 4.0 57.7
SCCC GRADUATE,DID NOT ENROLL IN ANOTHER COLLEGE 116 32.8 38.7 96.3
GRADUATED FROM SCCC AND RETURNED TO SCCC 11 3.1 3.7 100.0
Total 300 84.7 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 54 15.3

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid FULL TIME 107 30.2 75.9 75.9
PART TIME 34 9.6 24.1 100.0
Total 141 39.8 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 213 60.2

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid UNDECIDED 1 .3 .5 .5
HORTICULTRE/ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE 1 .3 .5 .9
ARCHITECTURE(PRE-ARCHITECTURE) 1 .3 .5 1.4
INTERIOR DESIGN 1 .3 .5 1.8
BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT 6 1.7 2.7 4.5
ACCOUNTING 15 4.2 6.8 11.4
BANKING AND FINANCE 6 1.7 2.7 14.1
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT 17 4.8 7.7 21.8
BUSINESS ECONOMICS 1 .3 .5 22.3
CONTRACT MANAGEMENT & PROCUREMENT/PURCHASING 1 .3 .5 22.7
HOTEL/MOTEL/RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .5 23.2
HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT/TRAINING 1 .3 .5 23.6
MANAGEMENT SCIENCE 1 .3 .5 24.1
MARKETING MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH 5 1.4 2.3 26.4
ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR 1 .3 .5 26.8
TRADE AND INDUSTRIAL SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .5 27.3
BUSINESS AND OFFICE GENERAL 1 .3 .5 27.7
OFFICE SUPERVISION AND MANAGEMENT 1 .3 .5 28.2
MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION, GENERAL 1 .3 .5 28.6
FASHION MERCHANDISING 1 .3 .5 29.1
GRAPHIC AND PRINTING COMMUNICATIONS 1 .3 .5 29.5
JOURNALISM 1 .3 .5 30.0
PUBLIC RELATIONS 1 .3 .5 30.5
COMMUNITY AND PERSONAL SERVICES, GENERAL 1 .3 .5 30.9
CRIMINAL JUSTICE/CRIMINOLOGY 7 2.0 3.2 34.1
FIRE PROTECTION/FIRE CONTROL & SAFETY TECH. 1 .3 .5 34.5
PARKS AND RECREATION 1 .3 .5 35.0
SOCIAL WORK 4 1.1 1.8 36.8
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, GENERAL 3 .8 1.4 38.2
COMPUTER SCIENCE 3 .8 1.4 39.5
DATA PROCESSING 1 .3 .5 40.0
INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SYSTEMS 4 1.1 1.8 41.8
MATH/COMPUTER SCIENCE 1 .3 .5 42.3
CROSS-DISCIPLINARY STUDIES, GENERAL 1 .3 .5 42.7
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES 3 .8 1.4 44.1
EDUCATION, GENERAL 1 .3 .5 44.5
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION 29 8.2 13.2 57.7
JUNIOR HIGH/MIDDLE SCHOOL EDUCATION 1 .3 .5 58.2
PRE-ELEMENTARY(EARLY CHILDHOOD) EDUCATION 2 .6 .9 59.1
SECONDARY EDUCATION 3 .8 1.4 60.5
TEACHER EDUCATION, GENERAL 7 2.0 3.2 63.6
ART EDUCATION 1 .3 .5 64.1
ENGLISH EDUCATION 1 .3 .5 64.5
FOREIGN LANGUAGES EDUCATION 1 .3 .5 65.0
MATHEMATICS EDUCATION 1 .3 .5 65.5
PHYSICAL EDUCATION 1 .3 .5 65.9
SOCIAL STUDIES/SOCIAL SCIENCES EDUCATION 2 .6 .9 66.8
SPECIAL EDUCATION(LEARNING DISABLED,GIFTED) 3 .8 1.4 68.2
SPEECH CORRECTION EDUCATION 1 .3 .5 68.6
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING 1 .3 .5 69.1
ENGINEERING SCIENCE 1 .3 .5 69.5
ELECTRONIC TECHNOLOGY 2 .6 .9 70.5
RUSSIAN 1 .3 .5 70.9
HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION 1 .3 .5 71.4
MEDICAL/SURGICAL ASSISTING 2 .6 .9 72.3
MENTAL HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES/TECHNOLOGY 2 .6 .9 73.2
NURSING(PRACTICAL NURSING) 1 .3 .5 73.6
NURSING (REGISTERED/BSN) 7 2.0 3.2 76.8
PHYSICAL THERAPY/ASSISTING 2 .6 .9 77.7
RECREATIONAL/ART/MUSIC THERAPY 1 .3 .5 78.2
SPEECH PATHOLOGY/AUDIOLOGY 2 .6 .9 79.1
VETERINARIAN ASSISTING 1 .3 .5 79.5
FOOD SCIENCES & HUMAN NUTRITION/DIETETICS 2 .6 .9 80.5
ENGLISH, GENERAL 2 .6 .9 81.4
LITERATURE, ENGLISH/AMERICAN 1 .3 .5 81.8
PHILOSOPHY 2 .6 .9 82.7
BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOPHYSICS 1 .3 .5 83.2
BIOLOGY 1 .3 .5 83.6
CHEMISTRY 1 .3 .5 84.1
GEOLOGY 1 .3 .5 84.5
SOCIAL SCIENCES, GENERAL 4 1.1 1.8 86.4
HISTORY 6 1.7 2.7 89.1
LAW(PRE-LAW) 1 .3 .5 89.5
POLITICAL SCIENCE/GOVERNMENT 4 1.1 1.8 91.4
PSYCHOLOGY 10 2.8 4.5 95.9
SOCIOLOGY 3 .8 1.4 97.3
VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS, GENERAL 1 .3 .5 97.7
APPLIED DESIGN/CRAFTS(CERAMICS,GLASS,JEWELRY,WEAVING) 1 .3 .5 98.2
ART(E.G.,PAINTING,DRAWING,SCULPTURE) 2 .6 .9 99.1
FINE ARTS, GENERAL 1 .3 .5 99.5
MUSIC PERFORMANCE 1 .3 .5 100.0
Total 220 62.1 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 134 37.9

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid HIGHLY RELATED 108 30.5 46.2 46.2
SOMEWHAT RELATED 78 22.0 33.3 79.5
NOT RELATED 48 13.6 20.5 100.0
Total 234 66.1 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 120 33.9

Total 354 100.0


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

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid ADELPHI UNIVERSITY 6 1.7 2.7 2.7
DOWLING COLLEGE 35 9.9 15.6 18.3
HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY 3 .8 1.3 19.6
LONG ISLAND UNIV. 13 3.7 5.8 25.4
NY INSTITUTE OF TECH 8 2.3 3.6 29.0
ST. JOHNS UNIV. 1 .3 .4 29.5
ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE 57 16.1 25.4 54.9
SUFFOLK COMM. COLL. 7 2.0 3.1 58.0
SUNY FARMINGDALE 1 .3 .4 58.5
SUNY OLD WESTBURY 6 1.7 2.7 61.2
SUNY STONY BROOK 41 11.6 18.3 79.5
OTHER LONG IS. COLL. 2 .6 .9 80.4
OTHER SUNY COLL/UNIV. 19 5.4 8.5 88.8
OTHER NY STATE COLL/UNIV 14 4.0 6.3 95.1
OUT OF STATE COLL/UNIV 11 3.1 4.9 100.0
Total 224 63.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 130 36.7

Total 354 100.0


OVERALL QUALITY OF INSTRUCTION

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 157 44.4 45.0 45.0
SATISFIED 167 47.2 47.9 92.8
NEUTRAL 20 5.6 5.7 98.6
DISSATISFIED 1 .3 .3 98.9
VERY DISSATISFIED 4 1.1 1.1 100.0
Total 349 98.6 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 5 1.4

Total 354 100.0


TRANSFER OF CREDITS FROM SUFFOLK TO OTHER COLLEGE

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 166 46.9 49.3 49.3
SATISFIED 57 16.1 16.9 66.2
NEUTRAL 18 5.1 5.3 71.5
DISSATISFIED 16 4.5 4.7 76.3
VERY DISSATISFIED 7 2.0 2.1 78.3
NO OPINION 73 20.6 21.7 100.0
Total 337 95.2 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 17 4.8

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF PROGRAM IN MY SCCC MAJOR

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 153 43.2 44.1 44.1
SATISFIED 145 41.0 41.8 85.9
NEUTRAL 31 8.8 8.9 94.8
DISSATISFIED 7 2.0 2.0 96.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 3 .8 .9 97.7
NO OPINION 8 2.3 2.3 100.0
Total 347 98.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 7 2.0

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF LABORATORY FACILITIES AT SUFFOLK

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 63 17.8 18.2 18.2
SATISFIED 131 37.0 37.8 55.9
NEUTRAL 72 20.3 20.7 76.7
DISSATISFIED 18 5.1 5.2 81.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 3 .8 .9 82.7
NO OPINION 60 16.9 17.3 100.0
Total 347 98.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 7 2.0

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF COMPUTER FACILITIES AT SUFFOLK

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 71 20.1 20.4 20.4
SATISFIED 137 38.7 39.4 59.8
NEUTRAL 74 20.9 21.3 81.0
DISSATISFIED 14 4.0 4.0 85.1
VERY DISSATISFIED 5 1.4 1.4 86.5
NO OPINION 47 13.3 13.5 100.0
Total 348 98.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 6 1.7

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF LIBRARY SERVICES AND MATERIALS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 91 25.7 26.1 26.1
SATISFIED 166 46.9 47.7 73.9
NEUTRAL 52 14.7 14.9 88.8
DISSATISFIED 18 5.1 5.2 94.0
VERY DISSATISFIED 4 1.1 1.1 95.1
NO OPINION 17 4.8 4.9 100.0
Total 348 98.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 6 1.7

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF ATHLETIC FACILITIES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 31 8.8 9.0 9.0
SATISFIED 55 15.5 16.0 25.1
NEUTRAL 68 19.2 19.8 44.9
DISSATISFIED 19 5.4 5.5 50.4
VERY DISSATISFIED 15 4.2 4.4 54.8
NO OPINION 155 43.8 45.2 100.0
Total 343 96.9 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 11 3.1

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF REGISTRATION SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 100 28.2 28.8 28.8
SATISFIED 139 39.3 40.1 68.9
NEUTRAL 67 18.9 19.3 88.2
DISSATISFIED 24 6.8 6.9 95.1
VERY DISSATISFIED 13 3.7 3.7 98.8
NO OPINION 4 1.1 1.2 100.0
Total 347 98.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 7 2.0

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF ACADEMIC ADVISING SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 84 23.7 24.3 24.3
SATISFIED 104 29.4 30.1 54.5
NEUTRAL 88 24.9 25.5 80.0
DISSATISFIED 31 8.8 9.0 89.0
VERY DISSATISFIED 14 4.0 4.1 93.0
NO OPINION 24 6.8 7.0 100.0
Total 345 97.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 9 2.5

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF FINANCIAL AID SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 60 16.9 17.3 17.3
SATISFIED 74 20.9 21.3 38.6
NEUTRAL 63 17.8 18.2 56.8
DISSATISFIED 16 4.5 4.6 61.4
VERY DISSATISFIED 22 6.2 6.3 67.7
NO OPINION 112 31.6 32.3 100.0
Total 347 98.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 7 2.0

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF PERSONAL COUNSELING SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 62 17.5 17.9 17.9
SATISFIED 66 18.6 19.1 37.0
NEUTRAL 81 22.9 23.4 60.4
DISSATISFIED 17 4.8 4.9 65.3
VERY DISSATISFIED 12 3.4 3.5 68.8
NO OPINION 108 30.5 31.2 100.0
Total 346 97.7 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 8 2.3

Total 354 100.0


QUALITY OF CAREER PLANNING AND PLACEMENT SERVICES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 37 10.5 10.7 10.7
SATISFIED 66 18.6 19.1 29.9
NEUTRAL 76 21.5 22.0 51.9
DISSATISFIED 27 7.6 7.8 59.7
VERY DISSATISFIED 11 3.1 3.2 62.9
NO OPINION 128 36.2 37.1 100.0
Total 345 97.5 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 9 2.5

Total 354 100.0


VARIETY OF INSTRUCTIONAL APPROACHES USED IN THE CLASSROOM

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 85 24.0 24.5 24.5
SATISFIED 157 44.4 45.2 69.7
NEUTRAL 78 22.0 22.5 92.2
DISSATISFIED 14 4.0 4.0 96.3
VERY DISSATISFIED 3 .8 .9 97.1
NO OPINION 10 2.8 2.9 100.0
Total 347 98.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 7 2.0

Total 354 100.0


COLLEGE PROVISIONS FOR THE PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 40 11.3 11.6 11.6
SATISFIED 52 14.7 15.1 26.7
NEUTRAL 59 16.7 17.2 43.9
DISSATISFIED 5 1.4 1.5 45.3
VERY DISSATISFIED 3 .8 .9 46.2
NO OPINION 185 52.3 53.8 100.0
Total 344 97.2 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 10 2.8

Total 354 100.0


VARIETY OF COURSES OFFERED AT SCCC

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 107 30.2 30.7 30.7
SATISFIED 172 48.6 49.4 80.2
NEUTRAL 54 15.3 15.5 95.7
DISSATISFIED 3 .8 .9 96.6
VERY DISSATISFIED 5 1.4 1.4 98.0
NO OPINION 7 2.0 2.0 100.0
Total 348 98.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 6 1.7

Total 354 100.0


PREPARATION FOR FURTHER ACADEMIC STUDY

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 114 32.2 32.8 32.8
SATISFIED 143 40.4 41.1 73.9
NEUTRAL 50 14.1 14.4 88.2
DISSATISFIED 11 3.1 3.2 91.4
VERY DISSATISFIED 6 1.7 1.7 93.1
NO OPINION 24 6.8 6.9 100.0
Total 348 98.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 6 1.7

Total 354 100.0


PREPARATION TO ENTER JOB MARKET

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 75 21.2 21.7 21.7
SATISFIED 106 29.9 30.6 52.3
NEUTRAL 84 23.7 24.3 76.6
DISSATISFIED 21 5.9 6.1 82.7
VERY DISSATISFIED 10 2.8 2.9 85.5
NO OPINION 50 14.1 14.5 100.0
Total 346 97.7 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 8 2.3

Total 354 100.0


CONCERN FOR ME AS AN INDIVIDUAL

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 89 25.1 25.6 25.6
SATISFIED 109 30.8 31.4 57.1
NEUTRAL 105 29.7 30.3 87.3
DISSATISFIED 16 4.5 4.6 91.9
VERY DISSATISFIED 8 2.3 2.3 94.2
NO OPINION 20 5.6 5.8 100.0
Total 347 98.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 7 2.0

Total 354 100.0


COLLEGE RESPONSE TO OLDER/NONTRADITIONAL STUDENTS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 110 31.1 31.6 31.6
SATISFIED 116 32.8 33.3 64.9
NEUTRAL 49 13.8 14.1 79.0
DISSATISFIED 5 1.4 1.4 80.5
VERY DISSATISFIED 7 2.0 2.0 82.5
NO OPINION 61 17.2 17.5 100.0
Total 348 98.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 6 1.7

Total 354 100.0


CLASS SIZE RELATIVE TO TYPE OF COURSE

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 160 45.2 45.8 45.8
SATISFIED 152 42.9 43.6 89.4
NEUTRAL 23 6.5 6.6 96.0
DISSATISFIED 9 2.5 2.6 98.6
VERY DISSATISFIED 2 .6 .6 99.1
NO OPINION 3 .8 .9 100.0
Total 349 98.6 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 5 1.4

Total 354 100.0


MULTICULTURAL CONTENT OF COURSES

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 68 19.2 19.7 19.7
SATISFIED 102 28.8 29.5 49.1
NEUTRAL 75 21.2 21.7 70.8
DISSATISFIED 7 2.0 2.0 72.8
VERY DISSATISFIED 3 .8 .9 73.7
NO OPINION 91 25.7 26.3 100.0
Total 346 97.7 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 8 2.3

Total 354 100.0


GENERAL CONDITION OF BUILDINGS/GROUNDS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 85 24.0 24.4 24.4
SATISFIED 179 50.6 51.4 75.9
NEUTRAL 59 16.7 17.0 92.8
DISSATISFIED 16 4.5 4.6 97.4
VERY DISSATISFIED 8 2.3 2.3 99.7
NO OPINION 1 .3 .3 100.0
Total 348 98.3 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 6 1.7

Total 354 100.0


GENERAL CONDITION OF CLASSROOMS

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid VERY SATISFIED 68 19.2 19.6 19.6
SATISFIED 167 47.2 48.1 67.7
NEUTRAL 75 21.2 21.6 89.3
DISSATISFIED 27 7.6 7.8 97.1
VERY DISSATISFIED 7 2.0 2.0 99.1
NO OPINION 3 .8 .9 100.0
Total 347 98.0 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 7 2.0

Total 354 100.0


WOULD YOU RECOMMEND SUFFOLK TO A FRIEND

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid NO 9 2.5 2.5 2.5
YES 344 97.2 97.5 100.0
Total 353 99.7 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .3

Total 354 100.0


WHICH SCCC CAMPUS DID YOU GRADUATE FROM

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid SELDEN 206 58.2 58.4 58.4
EASTERN 37 10.5 10.5 68.8
WESTERN 110 31.1 31.2 100.0
Total 353 99.7 100.0
Missing NO SELECTION 1 .3

Total 354 100.0