Santa Clara University

National Survey of Student Engagement at Santa Clara University

Supportive Campus Environment 2012 Individual Questions

Students perform better and are more satisfied at colleges that are committed to their success and cultivate positive working and social relations among different groups on campus.


How much support did students say they received to help them succeed academically?

Response
Santa Clara FY Students
NSSE 2012
Santa Clara Seniors
NSSE 2012
Very Much
47%
37%
42%
32%

How much did students feel they acquired a broad general education?

Response
Santa Clara FY Students
NSSE 2012 Santa Clara Seniors
NSSE 2012
Very Much
55%
40%
62%
47%

How much did students say they acquired job or work-related knowledge and skills?

Response
Santa Clara FY Students
NSSE 2012 Santa Clara Seniors
NSSE 2012
Very Much
35%
29%
44%
42%

How much support did students receive to thrive socially?

Response
Santa Clara FY Students
NSSE 2012 Santa Clara Seniors
NSSE 2012
Quite a Bit and Very Much
59%
52%
54%
40%