Survey - Strengths

Item Institutional Means Blackhawk National Means Community Technical Colleges Wisconsin Means WTCS (Schools Included) Mean Difference (Satisfaction BTC to National) Mean Difference (Satisfaction BTC to Wisconsin)
  Importance Satisfaction/SD Performance Gap Importance Satisfaction/SD Performance Gap Importance Satisfaction/SD Performance Gap    
18. The quality of instruction I receive in most of my classes is excellent. 6.43 5.70 / 1.25 0.73 6.4 5.57 / 1.33 0.83 6.44 5.66 / 1.26 0.78 0.13 ** 0.04
15. I am able to register for classes I need with few conflicts. 6.32 5.56 / 1.45 0.76 6.33 5.39 / 1.52 0.94 6.33 5.35 / 1.50 0.98 0.17 ** 0.21 ***
3. The quality of instruction in the vocational/technical programs is excellent. 6.31 5.63 / 1.26 0.68 6.03 5.39 / 1.33 0.64 6.33 5.63 / 1.22 0.7 0.24 *** 0
76. I am satisfied with my educational investment at this institution. 6.3 5.72 / 1.30 0.58   (BTC Item)     (BTC Item)      
58. Nearly all of the faculty are knowledgeable in their fields. 6.27 5.79 / 1.24 0.48 6.29 5.64 / 1.31 0.65 6.32 5.78 / 1.22 0.54 0.15 *** 0.01
70. I am able to experience intellectual growth here. 6.22 5.84 / 1.22 0.38 6.28 5.67 / 1.32 0.61 6.23 5.76 / 1.21 0.47 0.17 *** 0.08
31. The campus is safe and secure for all students. 6.2 5.71 / 1.22 0.49 6.25 5.50 / 1.35 0.75 6.17 5.62 / 1.22 0.55 0.21 *** 0.09 *
69. There is a good variety of courses provided on this campus. 6.18 5.62 / 1.39 0.56 6.27 5.55 / 1.42 0.72 6.2 5.65 / 1.32 0.55 0.07 -0.03
66. Program requirements are clear and reasonable. 6.17 5.62 / 1.30 0.55 6.22 5.49 / 1.37 0.73 6.23 5.60 / 1.31 0.63 0.13 ** 0.02
5. The personnel involved in registration are helpful. 6.15 5.59 / 1.41 0.56 6.15 5.34 / 1.54 0.81 6.07 5.34 / 1.49 0.73 0.25 *** 0.25 ***
68. On the whole, the campus is well-maintained. 6.12 6.02 / 1.13 0.1 6.15 5.72 / 1.32 0.43 6.11 5.89 / 1.16 0.22 0.30 *** 0.13 **
77. Appropriate technology is available for my out-of-class work. 6.11 5.67 / 1.26 0.44   (BTC Item)     (BTC Item)      
28. It is an enjoyable experience to be a student on this campus. 6.1 5.69 / 1.26 0.41 6.1 5.47 / 1.41 0.63 6.09 5.62 / 1.27 0.47 0.22 *** 0.07
61. Faculty are usually available after class and during office hours. 6.1 5.70 / 1.33 0.4 6.18 5.56 / 1.38 0.62 6.16 5.63 / 1.31 0.53 0.14 ** 0.07
36. Students are made to feel welcome on this campus. 6.09 5.75 / 1.19 0.34 6.12 5.53 / 1.36 0.59 6.11 5.66 / 1.23 0.45 0.22 *** 0.09 *
64. Nearly all classes deal with practical experiences and applications. 6.08 5.58 / 1.30 0.5 6.05 5.40 / 1.35 0.65 6.12 5.59 / 1.26 0.53 0.18 *** -0.01
14. Library resources and services are adequate. 6.01 5.57 / 1.29 0.44 6.12 5.56 / 1.37 0.56 5.98 5.49 / 1.34 0.49 0.01 0.08
45. This institution has a good reputation within the community. 5.99 5.72 / 1.25 0.27 6.02 5.60 / 1.35 0.42 6 5.72 / 1.24 0.28 0.12 ** 0
62. Bookstore staff are helpful. 5.94 5.57 / 1.52 0.37 6 5.50 / 1.48 0.5 5.91 5.47 / 1.49 0.44 0.07 0.1

* Difference statistically significant at the .05 level
** Difference statistically significant at the .01 level
*** Difference statistically significant at the .001 level