Pellissippi State Technical Community College

Spring 2001 Enrolled Student Survey: Scoring Analysis
Scoring Criteria
Scoring for the Enrolled Student Survey is as follows: Success is demonstrated by scoring at/above the external norm (state norm used if national norm not available) or at/above the institution's prior performance. Furthermore, if an institutional mean is above the external norm (state norm used if national norm not available) or their prior mean, they will receive a positive value for the question item. Conversely, if the score is below each of the indicators listed above, the institution will receive a negative value for the question item.

Number Correct % Successful Points
37 - 33 91.9% 10
32 - 30 83.8% 9
29 - 27 75.7% 8
26 - 24 67.6% 7
23 - 21 81.5% 6
20 - 17 48.6% 5
16 - 13 37.8% 4
12 - 9 27.0% 3
8 - 5 16.2% 2
4 - 2 8.1% 1
1 - 0 0.0% 0

    Response Item and Data Source Inst. Average State Ave. 2001 Natl Norm* Inst Ave.
93-97
Successful?
1 Educational experience (Q1) 3.22 3.21 n/a 3.14 1
2 Academic experience (Q3) 3.11 3.13 n/a 3.00 1
3 Social Experience (Q4) 1 2.63 2.88 3.15 2.68 0
4 Cultural experience (Q5) 1 2.43 2.68 3.24 2.48 0
5 Overall experience (Q6) 1 2.93 3.08 3.24 2.92 1
6 Library Services (Q8.1) 1, 3 3.07 3.11 3.26 2.69 1
7 Registration (Q8.2) 1, 3 2.95 2.92 3.06 2.73 1
8 Financial Aid (Q8.3) 1, 3 2.93 2.97 3.21 2.46 1
9 Computer facilities (Q8.4) 1, 3 3.21 3.16 3.30 n/a 1
10 Advising services (Q8.5) 1, 3 2.53 2.86 3.14 n/a 0
11 Skills for employment (9.1) 2 2.16 2.31 2.47 2.17 0
12 Getting along with people (9.2) 2 2.07 2.26 2.13 2.11 0
13 Ability to grow as a person (9.3) 2 2.42 2.51 2.13 2.42 1
14 Ability to lead (9.4) 2.11 2.23 n/a 2.11 1
15 Self-confidence (9.5) 2.32 2.36 n/a 2.30 1
16 Appreciation of different cultures (9.6) 2 2.08 2.19 2.31 2.06 1
17 Planning projects (9.7) 2.37 2.38 n/a 2.31 1
18 Speaking effectively (9.8) 2 2.31 2.30 2.36 2.19 1
19 Writing effectively (9.9) 2 2.39 2.40 2.50 2.33 1
20 Understand written info (9.10) 2.36 2.41 n/a 2.33 1
21 Understand graphic info (9.11) 2.11 2.18 n/a 2.15 0
22 Use info/computer technology (9.12) 2 2.43 2.43 3.31 n/a 1
23 Learning on your own (9.13) 2 2.44 2.49 2.10 2.43 1
24 Defining problems (9.14) 2 2.31 2.37 n/a 2.33 0
25 Working in a group (9.15) 2 2.29 2.40 2.07 2.33 1
26 Understand math concepts (9.16) 2 2.24 2.22 2.43 2.20 1
27 Understand global concerns (9.17) 2 1.81 1.90 1.84 1.82 0
28 Understand the arts (9.18) 2 1.93 1.94 1.88 1.84 1
29 Understand scientific principles (9.19) 2 0.00 2.05 2.52 1.93 0
30 Availability of advisor (10.1) 1 2.54 2.87 3.10 2.83 0
31 Quality of information (10.2) 1 2.51 2.87 3.10 n/a 0
32 Clarity of objectives for course (10.4) 2.70 2.99 n/a 2.92 0
33 Opportunity for student evaluations (10.5) 2.63 2.93 n/a 2.85 0
34 Availability of faculty outside class (10.6) 1 2.84 2.99 3.14 3.02 0
35 Quality of courses for employment (10.7) 1 2.82 3.00 3.14 2.95 0
36 Quality of instruction in major (10.9) 1 2.86 3.06 3.25 3.03 0
37 Opportunity to express ideas in writing (10.9) 2 2.57 2.85 2.13 2.76 1
Total successful items 21
Total unsuccessful items 16
   1    Denotes ACT norm for public community colleges
  

2    Denotes CCSEQ norms

   3    Denotes that scale on last ESS was one point higher
   *   For this institution, comparative data are CCSEQ norms for public community colleges