Chabot College Student Accreditation Survey: Fall 2001
Increases in Student Satisfaction with Chabot

Dramatic increases in student satisfaction with Chabot were reported in this year's student survey.    The survey, which is conducted every other year and was part of the Accreditation Self-Study this year,     showed that compared to two years ago, students are more satisfied with their overall experience with Chabot,     with the campus climate and how they are treated, with transfer preparation, and with staff and facilities.     The Student Accreditation Survey was conducted in October 2001 in a representative sample of     sixty-one course sections. Surveys were completed by 1,154 students (60% full-time and 40% part-time).    
Highest Increases of Overall Satisfaction  
The largest increases in satisfaction were in following areas:  
   Percentage of all students
    Satisfied or very satisfied
  Fall 1999 Fall 2001
Overall experience with:    
Chabot College 80% 85%
Admissions and Records staff 64% 70%
Other college staff 57% 69%
Preparation for transfer to 4-yr college 47% 60%
Physical condition of:    
Technology laboratories 35% 49%
Computer labs in library and departments 64% 73%
Availability/working order of lab equipment 55% 61%
Art/music/theatre/drama facilities 42% 55%
Library 64% 79%
Cafeteria 66% 72%
NOTE: All percentages have a margin of error of 3 to 5 percentage points.



Overall Satisfaction with Chabot



Improvements in Campus Climate
Major aspects of campus climate also increased.

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