Advising in the Major

2007-2008

N = 197

 

Instructions:  Answer the following questions as they apply to the adviser you have identified.  For each question, indicate your response by circling whether you were:

Very satisfied, Somewhat satisfied, Somewhat dissatisfied, Very Dissatisfied, Not Applicable

 

How satisfied are you with this adviserŐs role in:                                                                                                     Most Important

 

1.  providing you with information about academic requirements and choices.

Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Not Applicable

        51.3%                   26.4%                       9.6%                         7.1%                   5.1%                                                 36.0%

 

2. helping you explore and clarify your educational goals.                                                                                                 

Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Not Applicable

            38.6%                 35.0%                     10.7%                         7.6%                   7.1%                                                 18.3%

 

3. encouraging you to find out about academic experiences available at UMM

             (e.g., internships, study abroad, and UROP).

Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Not Applicable

            34.5%                 25.4%                     22.3 %                        8.1%                   9.1%                                                 14.2%

 

4. helping you assess your strengths as well as areas in which you may improve.

Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Not Applicable

            28.9%                 34.0%                     19.3%                         7.6%                   9.6%                                                   7.6%

 

5. helping you think through, as needed, your academic program decisions, such as

                graduate or professional school, and your future career plans.

Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Not Applicable

            35%                    31.5%                     14.2%                       10.7%                   8.1%                                                 32.0%

 

6. showing respect and concern for you as an advisee.

Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Not Applicable

            65.0%                 15.7%                       6.6%                         4.6%                   7.6%                                                 21.3%

 

7. Rate how well this advising relationship meets your expectations.

Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Somewhat Dissatisfied Very Dissatisfied Not Applicable

            46.7%                 25.4%                     13.2%                         6.6%                   6.6%