Institutional Research: Survey Reports


Dec. 2016 National Survey of Student Engagement Mulit-Year Report
A report showing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students performance on five benchmarks or clusters: Academics, Experiences with Faculty, Learning with Peers, Rich Educational Experiences, and Supportive Campus Environment from 2014 to 2016.
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Dec. 2016 2016 National Survey of Student Engagement High Impact Practices Report
High Impact Practices demand considerable time and effort, facilitate learning outside of the classroom, require meaningful interactions with faculty and students, encourage collaboration with diverse others, and provide frequent and substantive feedback. As a result, participation in these practices can be life-changing. This report compares USC Aiken freshmen and seniors to students from peer institutions on six high-impact practices: Learning Communities, Service Learning, Research with Faculty, Internship or Field experiences, Study Abroad, and Culminating Senior Experiences.
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Dec. 2016 2016 National Survey of Student Engagement Benchmark Report
A report comparing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students to freshmen and seniors from peer institutions on four benchmarks or clusters: level of Academic Challenge, Experiences with Faculty, Learning with Peers, and Supportive Campus Environment.
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Dec. 2016 2016 National Survey of Student Engagement Means and Frequency Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions. The report also contains a breakdown of the frequency distributions for responses across all questions on the 2016 NSSE for USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions.
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Dec. 2016 2016 National Survey of Student Engagement Report of Comparison Institutions
A report identifying the institutions that constitute the comparisons groups used to establish benchmarks for 2016.
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Sept. 2016 2016 National Survey of Student Engagement Executive Snapshot
A brief summary of some key findings on USC Aiken's performance on the 2016 NSSE.
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Sept. 2016 2016 National Survey of Student Engagement Pocket Guide Report
A short overview of some of the more notable findings of USC Aiken freshmen and senior students on five benchmarks or clusters: Academics, Experiences with Faculty, Learning with Peers, Rich Educational Experiences, and Supportive Campus Environment.
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Dec. 2014 2014 National Survey of Student Engagement High Impact Practices Report
High Impact Practices demand considerable time and effort, facilitate learning outside of the classroom, require meaningful interactions with faculty and students, encourage collaboration with diverse others, and provide frequent and substantive feedback. As a result, participation in these practices can be life-changing. This report compares USC Aiken freshmen and seniors to students from peer institutions on six high-impact practices: Learning Communities, Service Learning, Research with Faculty, Internship or Field experiences, Study Abroad, and Culminating Senior Experiences.
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Dec. 2014 2014 National Survey of Student Engagement Benchmark Report
A report comparing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students to freshmen and seniors from peer institutions on four benchmarks or clusters: level of Academic Challenge, Experiences with Faculty, Learning with Peers, and Supportive Campus Environment.
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Sept. 2014 2014 National Survey of Student Engagement Executive Snapshot
A brief summary of some key findings on USC Aiken's performance on the 2014 NSSE.
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Aug. 2014 2014 National Survey of Student Engagement Pocket Guide Report
A short overview of some of the more notable findings of USC Aiken freshmen and senior students on five benchmarks or clusters: Academics, Experiences with Faculty, Learning with Peers, Rich Educational Experiences, and Supportive Campus Environment.
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Aug. 2014 2014 National Survey of Student Engagement Means and Frequency Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions. The report also contains a breakdown of the frequency distributions for responses across all questions on the 2014 NSSE for USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions
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Dec. 2012 2012 National Survey of Student Engagement Major Field Report
A comprehensive examination of the 2012 NSSE data broken out by the students' declared majors. Both inter and intra institutional comparison data are provided.
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Sept. 2012 2012 National Survey of Student Engagement Executive Snapshot
A brief summary of some key findings on USC Aiken's performance on the 2012 NSSE.
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Aug. 2012 2012 National Survey of Student Engagement Benchmark Report
A report comparing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students to freshmen and seniors from peer institutions on five benchmarks or clusters: level of academic challenge, active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interactions, enriching educational experiences, and supportive campus environment.
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Aug. 2012 2012 National Survey of Student Engagement Means and Frequency Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions. The report also contains a breakdown of the frequency distributions for responses across all questions on the 2012 NSSE for USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions.
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Aug. 2012 National Survey of Student Engagement Mulit-Year Benchmark Report
A report showing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students performance on five benchmarks or clusters: level of academic challenge, active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interactions, enriching educational experiences, and supportive campus environment from 2004 to 2012.
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July 2011 2010-11 HERI Faculty Survey: Theme Report
A comprehensive analysis of data from a wide range of topics relevant to the college experience of Faculty. The study includes comparisons between USC Aiken faculty perceptions to those of comparable institutions across the nation on myriad themes such as, but not limited to professional practices, diversity, habits of mind, relationship with administration, and institutional support and resources.
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July 2011 2010-11 HERI Faculty Survey: Institutional Profile Report
A comprehensive analysis of USC Aiken faculty as well as national normative data for comparable instituitions. Topics covered include institutional priorities, goals and expectations for students, pedagogical strategies, sources of stress and satisfaction, and demographics.
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July 2011 2010-11 HERI Faculty Survey: Constructs Report
A comprehensive analysis of USC Aiken faculty and national normative data organized by contructs. Data are presented as means and percentage on a host of relevant constructs such as, but not limited to pedagogy, scholarly productivity, civic minded values, job satisfaction, and career related stress.
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Sept. 2010 2010 National Survey of Student Engagement Executive Snapshot
A brief summary of some key findings on USC Aiken's performance on the 2010 NSSE.
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Aug. 2010 2010 National Survey of Student Engagement Benchmark Report
A report compariing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students to freshmen and seniors from peer institutions on five benchmarks or clusters: level of academic challenge, active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interactions, enriching educational experiences, and supportive campus environment.
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Aug. 2010 2010 National Survey of Student Engagement Means Comparison Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions.
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Aug. 2010 2010 National Survey of Student Engagement Frequency Distribution Report
A report containing a breakdown of the frequency distributions for responses across all questions on the 2010 NSSE for USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions.
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June 2010 Faculty Survey of USC Aiken Bookstore Services
A report of findings from a National Association of College Store survey completed in Spring of 2010. The objective of the survey was to identify and measure factors essential to serving faculty. Industry standard gaps on issues of importance to faculty were identified.
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Sept. 2008 2008 National Survey of Student Engagement Executive Snapshot
A brief summary of some key findings on USC Aiken's performance on the 2008 NSSE.
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Aug. 2008 2008 National Survey of Student Engagement Benchmark Report
A report compariing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students to freshmen and seniors from peer institutions on five benchmarks or clusters: level of academic challenge, active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interactions, enriching educational experiences, and supportive campus environment.
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Aug. 2008 2008 National Survey of Student Engagement Means Comparison Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions.
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June 2008 Faculty Survey of USC Aiken Bookstore Services
A report of findings from a National Association of College Store survey completed in Spring of 2008. The objective of the survey was to identify and measure factors essential to serving faculty. Industry standard gaps on issues of importance to faculty were identified.
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Oct. 2006 2004 - 2006 National Survey of Student Engagement Means Comparison Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions for both 2004 and 2006. The report shows areas in which improvements in student engagement have been made over the two year period.
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Aug. 2006 2006 National Survey of Student Engagement Benchmark Report
A report compariing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students to freshmen and seniors from peer institutions on five benchmarks or clusters: level of academic challenge, active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interactions, enriching educational experiences, and supportive campus environment.
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Aug. 2006 2006 National Survey of Student Engagement Means Comparison Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions.
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Sept. 2005 HERI Faculty Survey 2004-2005
A summary and analysis of findings from the 2004-05 USCA Faculty Survey conducted through the Higher Education Research Institute (HERI).
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Dec. 2005 USC Aiken Alumni Survey of 2000-2002 Graduates
A report generated with data collected from a survey of alumni who graduated in the academic years of 2000-01 and 2001-2002.
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Dec. 2005 USC Aiken Alumni Survey of 2000-2002 Graduates by College
A numerical report generated with data collected from a survey of alumni who graduated in the academic years of 2000-01 and 2001-2002 broken out by academic schools and colleges.
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Dec. 2005 USC Aiken Alumni Survey of 2000-2002 Graduates by Major
A numerical report generated with data collected from a survey of alumni who graduated in the academic years of 2000-01 and 2001-2002 broken out by declared majors.
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Dec. 2004 2004 National Survey of Student Engagement Strategic Planning Committee Presentation
A report containing slides from a presentation of results from the 2004 NSSE to the USC Aiken Strategic Planning Committee. The presentation highlights some of the more notable findings of USC Aiken students relative to peer groups.
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Nov. 2004 2004 National Survey of Student Engagement Benchmark Report
A report compariing USC Aiken freshmen and senior students to freshmen and seniors from peer institutions on five benchmarks or clusters: level of academic challenge, active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interactions, enriching educational experiences, and supportive campus environment.
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Oct. 2004 2004 National Survey of Student Engagement Campus Presentation
A report containing slides from a campus presentation of results from the 2004 NSSE. The presentation highlights some of the more notable findings of USC Aiken students relative to peer groups.
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Oct. 2004 2004 National Survey of Student Engagement Means Comparison Report
A report containing means and significance levels of comparisons between USC Aiken freshmen and senior students and freshmen and seniors from peer institutions.
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June 2003 USC Aiken Alumni Survey of 1998-2000 Graduates
A numerical report generated with data collected from a survey of alumni who graduated in the academic years of 1998-99 and 1999-2000.
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June 2001 USC Aiken Alumni Survey of 1996-98 Graduates
A numerical report generated with data collected from a survey of alumni who graduated in the academic years of 1996-97 and 1997-98.
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