PROGRAM EVALUATION:

ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY

 

Table of Contents

 

 

Notes

Section I: Unduplicated Discipline Enrollment Profile

Section II: Program Placed Student Profile

Section III: Number of Degrees Awarded

Section IV: FTES: FTEF Ratios

Section V: Graduate Survey Summary

Section VI: Transfer Data

 

Notes

 

Section I: Unduplicated Discipline Enrollment Profile

No specific discipline is associated with the Electronics Technology Program, rather it is made up of a number of disciplines.

 

Section II: Program Placed Student Profile

NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PROGRAM PLACED STUDENT PROFILE

FALL 1994 - FALL 1998

   MAJOR:ELECTRONICS TECH  SPECIAL:                  AWARD:  AAS             CAMPUS: ALEXANDRIA    

                            FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL    
                            1994                 1995                 1996                 1997                 1998    
                         N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %    
                        ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      -------------    
   HEADCOUNT             1      100.0         0      100.0         0      100.0         0      100.0         0      100.0    

     SEX    
   MALE                  1      100.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    

     RACE    
   ASIAN                 1      100.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    
        
     ENROLLMENT STATUS    
   PT                    1      100.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    

     AGEGROUP     
   30-44                 1      100.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    

     STUDENT TYPE    
   RETURNING             1      100.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    

     LEGAL RESIDENCE    
   NORTHERN VIRGINIA     1      100.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    

     DAY/NIGHT     
   DAY ONLY              1      100.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    
         

             
   SOURCE: INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH INFORMATION SYSTEM FILES



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PROGRAM PLACED STUDENT PROFILE

FALL 1994 - FALL 1998

    MAJOR:ELECTRONICS TECH  SPECIAL:                  AWARD:  AAS             CAMPUS: ANNANDALE

                            FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL    
                            1994                 1995                 1996                 1997                 1998    

                         N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %    
                       ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      --------------    
   HEADCOUNT           118      100.0       107      100.0        95      100.0        83      100.0        81      100.0    

     SEX    
   MALE                111       94.1        99       92.5        91       95.8        80       96.4        76       93.8    
   FEMALE                7        5.9         8        7.5         4        4.2         3        3.6         5        6.2    

     RACE    
   WHITE                58       49.2        52       48.6        42       44.2        44       53.0        42       51.9    
   BLACK                12       10.2        13       12.1        13       13.7        10       12.0        12       14.8    
   AM. INDIAN            0          0         1        0.9         0          0         1        1.2         1        1.2    
   ASIAN                35       29.7        31       29.0        27       28.4        19       22.9        17       21.0    
   HISPANIC             12       10.2         7        6.5         8        8.4         3        3.6         4        4.9    
   OTHER                 1        0.8         3        2.8         5        5.3         6        7.2         5        6.2    

     ENROLLMENT STATUS    
   FT                   29       24.6        37       34.6        31       32.6        22       26.5        21       25.9    
   PT                   89       75.4        70       65.4        64       67.4        61       73.5        60       74.1    

     AGEGROUP    
   18-21                23       19.5        17       15.9        18       18.9        16       19.3        12       14.8    
   22-24                21       17.8        21       19.6        19       20.0        13       15.7        11       13.6    
   25-29                22       18.6        20       18.7        14       14.7        23       27.7        23       28.4    
   30-44                44       37.3        40       37.4        40       42.1        25       30.1        34       42.0    
   45-59                 8        6.8         8        7.5         3        3.2         5        6.0         1        1.2    
   60 +                  0          0         1        0.9         1        1.1         1        1.2         0          0    

     STUDENT TYPE    
   FIRST-TIME           20       16.9        15       14.0        12       12.6        15       18.1        11       13.6    
   RETURNING            98       83.1        92       86.0        83       87.4        68       81.9        70       86.4    

     LEGAL RESIDENCE    
   NORTHERN VIRGINIA   111       94.1        92       86.0        89       93.7        75       90.4        69       85.2    
   OTHER VIRGINIA        3        2.5        10        9.3         4        4.2         2        2.4         5        6.2    
   OUT OF STATE          4        3.4         5        4.7         2        2.1         6        7.2         7        8.6    

     DAY/NIGHT    
   DAY ONLY             45       38.1        55       51.4        40       42.1        31       37.3        32       39.5    
   NIGHT ONLY           30       25.4        25       23.4        20       21.1        25       30.1        24       29.6    
   MIXED                43       36.4        27       25.2        35       36.8        27       32.5        25       30.9    

             

   SOURCE: INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH INFORMATION SYSTEM FILES



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PROGRAM PLACED STUDENT PROFILE

FALL 1994 - FALL 1998

    MAJOR:ELECTRONICS TECH  SPECIAL:                  AWARD:  AAS             CAMPUS: LOUDOUN    

                            FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL    
                            1994                 1995                 1996                 1997                 1998     

                         N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %    
                        ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      -------------    
   HEADCOUNT             0      100.0         0      100.0         0      100.0         1      100.0         0      100.0    

     SEX    
   MALE                  0          0         0          0         0         0          1      100.0         0          0    

     RACE    
   WHITE                 0          0         0          0         0         0          1      100.0         0          0    

     ENROLLMENT STATUS    
   PT                    0          0         0          0          0        0          1      100.0         0          0    

     AGEGROUP    
   25-29                 0          0         0          0          0        0          1      100.0         0          0    

     STUDENT TYPE    
   RETURNING             0          0         0          0          0        0          1      100.0         0          0    

   LEGAL RESIDENCE    
   NORTHERN VIRGINIA     0          0         0          0          0        0          1      100.0         0          0    

     DAY/NIGHT    
   NIGHT ONLY            0          0         0          0          0        0          1      100.0         0          0    

                            
   SOURCE: INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH INFORMATION SYSTEM FILES    



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PROGRAM PLACED STUDENT PROFILE

FALL 1994 - FALL 1998

   MAJOR:ELECTRONICS TECH    SPECIAL:                  AWARD:  AAS             CAMPUS: WOODBRIDGE    

                            FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL    
                            1994                 1995                 1996                 1997                 1998    

                         N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %    
                        ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      -------------    
   HEADCOUNT            90      100.0        48      100.0        24      100.0        16      100.0         8      100.0    

     SEX    
   MALE                 82       91.1        44       91.7        20       83.3        14       87.5         7       87.5    
   FEMALE                8        8.9         4        8.3         4       16.7         2       12.5         1       12.5    

     RACE    
   WHITE                65       72.2        33       68.8        17       70.8        11       68.8         6       75.0    
   BLACK                16       17.8         8       16.7         3       12.5         2       12.5         1       12.5    
   AM. INDIAN            1        1.1         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    
   ASIAN                 5        5.6         3        6.3         2        8.3         2       12.5         1       12.5    
   HISPANIC              3        3.3         4        8.3         1        4.2         1        6.3         0          0    
   OTHER                 0          0         0          0         1        4.2         0          0         0          0    

     ENROLLMENT STATUS
   FT                   10       11.1         7       14.6         2        8.3         2       12.5         0          0    
   PT                   80       88.9        41       85.4        22       91.7        14       87.5         8      100.0    

     AGEGROUP
   18-21                14       15.6         8       16.7         2        8.3         1        6.3         0          0    
   22-24                12       13.3         8       16.7         2        8.3         3       18.8         2       25.0    
   25-29                19       21.1        11       22.9         5       20.8         4       25.0         0          0    
   30-44                39       43.3        19       39.6        15       62.5         5       31.3         5       62.5    
   45-59                 6        6.7         2        4.2         0          0         3       18.8         1       12.5    

     STUDENT TYPE
   FIRST-TIME           10       11.1         0          0         0          0         0          0         1       12.5    
   RETURNING            80       88.9        48      100.0        24      100.0        16      100.0         7       87.5    

     LEGAL RESIDENCE    
   NORTHERN VIRGINIA    59       65.6        35       72.9        22       91.7        16      100.0         7       87.5    
   OTHER VIRGINIA       19       21.1        10       20.8         2        8.3         0          0         1       12.5    
   OUT OF STATE         12       13.3         3        6.3         0          0         0          0         0          0    

         DAY/NIGHT
   DAY ONLY             21       23.3        11       22.9         4       16.7         7       43.8         3       37.5    
   NIGHT ONLY           44       48.9        22       45.8        13       54.2         6       37.5         2       25.0    
   MIXED                25       27.8        15       31.2         7       29.2         3       18.8         3       37.5    

              
SOURCE: INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH INFORMATION SYSTEM FILES

 



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PROGRAM PLACED STUDENT PROFILE

FALL 1994 - FALL 1998

   MAJOR:ELECTRONICS TECH    SPECIAL:                  AWARD:  CERT            CAMPUS: ANNANDALE

                            FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL    
                            1994                 1995                 1996                 1997                 1998    

                         N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %    
                        ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      -------------    
   HEADCOUNT            24      100.0        16      100.0        15      100.0        18      100.0        13      100.0    

     SEX    
   MALE                 20       83.3        14       87.5        14       93.3        18      100.0        13      100.0    
   FEMALE                4       16.7         2       12.5         1        6.7         0          0         0          0    

     RACE    
   WHITE                12       50.0         8       50.0        10       66.7         7       38.9         4       30.8    
   BLACK                 2        8.3         2       12.5         1        6.7         2       11.1         2       15.4    
   ASIAN                 7       29.2         5       31.3         2       13.3         5       27.8         4       30.8    
   HISPANIC              2        8.3         1        6.3         1        6.7         3       16.7         2       15.4    
   OTHER                 1        4.2         0          0         1        6.7         1        5.6         1        7.7    

     ENROLLMENT STATUS    
   FT                    2        8.3         0          0         1        6.7         2       11.1         1        7.7    
   PT                   22       91.7        16      100.0        14       93.3        16       88.9        12       92.3    

     AGEGROUP    
   18-21                 4       16.7         1        6.3         1        6.7         2       11.1         2       15.4    
   22-24                 1        4.2         3       18.8         2       13.3         2       11.1         2       15.4    
   25-29                 4       16.7         5       31.3         6       40.0         7       38.9         3       23.1    
   30-44                12       50.0         5       31.3         6       40.0         6       33.3         6       46.2    
   45-59                 3       12.5         2       12.5         0          0         1        5.6         0          0    

     STUDENT TYPE    
   FIRST-TIME            4       16.7         2       12.5         2       13.3         2       11.1         2       15.4     
   RETURNING            20       83.3        14       87.5        13       86.7        16       88.9        11       84.6    

     LEGAL RESIDENCE    
   NORTHERN VIRGINIA    22       91.7        14       87.5        14       93.3        16       88.9        13      100.0    
   OTHER VIRGINIA        2        8.3         1        6.3         0          0         2       11.1         0          0    
   OUT OF STATE          0          0         1        6.3         1        6.7         0          0         0          0    

     DAY/NIGHT    
   DAY ONLY             12       50.0         7       43.8         6       40.0         7       38.9         6       46.2    
   NIGHT ONLY            9       37.5         6       37.5         6       40.0         7       38.9         3       23.1    
   MIXED                 3       12.5         3       18.8         3       20.0         4       22.2         4       30.8    

             
   SOURCE: INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH INFORMATION SYSTEM FILES



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

PROGRAM PLACED STUDENT PROFILE

FALL 1994 - FALL 1998


   MAJOR:ELECTRONICS TECH    SPECIAL:                  AWARD:  CERT            CAMPUS: WOODBRDIGE

                            FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL                 FALL    
                            1994                 1995                 1996                 1997                 1998    

                         N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %           N        %    
                        ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      ---------------      -------------    
   HEADCOUNT            10      100.0         6      100.0         4      100.0         2      100.0         3      100.0    

      SEX    
   MALE                  9       90.0         5       83.3         3       75.0         1       50.0         2       66.7    
   FEMALE                1       10.0         1       16.7         1       25.0         1       50.0         1       33.3    

     RACE    
   WHITE                 8       80.0         5       83.3         3       75.0         2      100.0         3      100.0    
   BLACK                 1       10.0         1       16.7         0          0         0          0         0          0    
   HISPANIC              1       10.0         0          0         1       25.0         0          0         0          0    

     ENROLLMENT STATUS    
   FT                    1       10.0         1       16.7         0          0         0          0         1       33.3    
   PT                    9       90.0         5       83.3         4      100.0         2      100.0         2       66.7    

     AGEGROUP    
   18-21                 1       10.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    
   22-24                 1       10.0         1       16.7         0          0         0          0         0          0    
   25-29                 2       20.0         2       33.3         1       25.0         0          0         0          0    
   30-44                 6       60.0         3       50.0         3       75.0         2      100.0         3      100.0    

     STUDENT TYPE    
   FIRST-TIME            1       10.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    
   RETURNING             9       90.0         6      100.0         4      100.0         2      100.0         3      100.0    

     LEGAL RESIDENCE    
   NORTHERN VIRGINIA     9       90.0         6      100.0         4      100.0         2      100.0         3      100.0    
   OTHER VIRGINIA        1       10.0         0          0         0          0         0          0         0          0    

     DAY/NIGHT    
   DAY ONLY              5       50.0         3       50.0         1       25.0         1       50.0         2       66.7    
   NIGHT ONLY            2       20.0         1       16.7         2       50.0         1       50.0         1       33.3    
   MIXED                 3       30.0         2       33.3         1       25.0         0          0         0          0    

             
   SOURCE: INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH INFORMATION SYSTEM FILES
   

Section III: Number of Degrees Awarded

1997 Through 1999 Graduates With An A.A.S. Or CERT In

Electronics Technology

CURRICULUM/SPECIALIZATION

YEAR OF GRADUATION

 

1997

1998

1999

Total

Electronics Technology, A.A.S.

11

10

12

33

Electronics/Computer Technology, A.A.S.

3

0

0

3

Electronics Technician, CERT

1

5

8

14

Total

15

15

20

50

Note: Few of the students in this program may have more than one award.

Source: OIR - IRIS Graduate Files and Online Graduate File.

 

Section IV: FTES: FTEF Ratios

FTES:FTEF Ratios by Campus

Discipline Prefix: ETR

Annandale Campus

 

FTES:FTEF
Ratio

Current Funded Ratio


Differential

Fall 1997

15.1

14.6

0.5

Spring 1998

16.8

14.6

2.2

Fall 1998

15.3

14.6

0.7

Spring 1999

12.2

14.6

-2.4

Ratio = Actual Ratio of FTES:FTEF

Current Funded Ratio = Current Funded SCHEV ratio

Differential = Difference Between Actual Ratio and Current Funded Ratio

 

 

Discipline Prefix: ETR

Woodbridge Campus

 

FTES:FTEF
Ratio

Current Funded Ratio


Differential

Fall 1997

0

0

0

Spring 1998

0

0

0

Fall 1998

24.0

13.8

10.2

Spring 1999

0

0

0

Ratio = Actual Ratio of FTES:FTEF

Current Funded Ratio = Current Funded SCHEV ratio

Differential = Difference Between Actual Ratio and Current Funded Ratio





Section V: Graduate Survey Summary

NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

GRADUATE SURVEY SUMMARY 1993 - 1997

PROGRAM: ELECTRONICS, AAS

                                                                    GRADUATE RATINGS FOR SELECTED COLLEGE SERVICES    
                                                                  (4=EXCELLENT 3=GOOD 2=AVERAGE 1=BELOW AVG 0=POOR)    
        NUMBER OF GRADUATES BY YEAR                                                                   OVERALL         OVERALL    
                                                                                                       PROG.          COLLEGE    
        Y E A R     GRADUATES     RESPONDENTS                  SERVICE CATEGORY                   N   RATING       N  RATING    
        -------     ---------     -----------                  ----------------------           ----- -------    ---- -------    
         1993              19               4                  WRITING EFFECTIVELY                 24   2.63     3965   2.92    
         1994              19               9                  SPEAKING EFFECTIVELY                23   2.48     3891   2.89    
         1995              22               9                  UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS           26   3.12     3653   2.71    
         1996              20               3                  USING COMPUTERS                     23   2.48     3629   2.60    
         1997              11               2                  INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS             15   2.07     2827   2.33    
        -------     ---------     -----------                  COOPERATING W. OTHERS               25   2.68     3876   2.97    
         TOTAL             91              27                  LEADERSHIP SKILLS                   19   2.16     3529   2.74    
                                                               APPRECIATING OTHER PTS. OF VIEW     21   2.57     3906   2.99    
                                                               AWARENESS OF MANY CULTURES          17   2.71     3685   2.92    
        AVERAGE NUMBER OF YEARS    
        IT TOOK TO GRADUATE =  7                               AVERAGE SALARY FOR GRADUATES WORKING 35 HRS. OR MORE = $37,336    
                                                               (SELF REPORTED)    
        PRIMARY GOAL IN ATTENDING NVCC.                         MINIMUM SALARY..   $21,600    
                                   N     %                      MAXIMUM SALARY..   $50,000    
                                ------ ------    
        TRANSFER TO UNIV.           10   38    
        OCC. TRAINING                5   19                    HOW DID YOUR NVCC DEGREE HELP YOU ON THE JOB ?    
        IMPROVE JOB SKILLS           9   35                                                        N         %    
        PERSONAL ENRICHMENT          2    8                                                      -----     -----    
        -------------------     ------ ------                  SALARY INCREASE                      3        16    
        T O T A L                   26  100                    GAINED PROMOTION                     1         5    
                                                               SAL. INCREASE & PROMOTION            2        11    
        WAS YOUR GOAL ATTAINED ?  YES-  26( 96%)               BETR. JOB W. NEW EMPLOYER            5        26    
                                   NO-   1(  4%)               OTHER                                8        42    
                                                               -------------------------         ----      ----    
                                                               T O T A L                           19       100    
        OCCUPATIONAL STATUS 6 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATING.    
                                   N     %    
                                ------ ------                  JOB RELATED TO MAJOR ?   YES-  21( 95%)    
        FT EMPLOYED                 19   83                                              NO-   1(  5%)    
        PT EMPLOYED                  3   13    
        UNEMP (LOOKING)              0    0    
        -------------------     ------ ------    
        T O T A L                   22   96                    DIFFICULTY TRANSFERRING NVCC CREDIT HOURS

TO TRANSFER COLLEGE ? N % EDUCATIONAL STATUS 6 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATING. ----- ----- N % NO (OR NOT APPLICABLE) 10 91 ------ ------ YES 1 9 FULL-TIME STUDENT 5 24 MAJOR REASON: PART-TIME STUDENT 8 38 NVCC CREDITS TRANSFERRED NOT A STUDENT 8 38 AS ELECTIVES ONLY 1 100 ------------------- ------ ------ SOME NVCC CREDITS WOULD T O T A L 21 100 NOT TRANSFER 0 0 CREDITS NOT EVALUATED BY TRANSFER COLLEGE 0 0 NVCC EDUCATION AS PREP. FOR PRESENT COLLEGE STUDIES. ENTIRELY NEW FIELD OF N % STUDY AT TRANSFER INST. 0 0 ----- ----- OTHER 0 0 EXCELLENT PREP. 8 67 ADEQUATE PREP. 3 25 INADEQUATE PREP. 1 8 OVERALL OVERALL ------------------- ----- ----- PROG. COLLEGE T O T A L 12 100 OVERALL RATING OF COLLEGE INSTRUCTION N RATING N RATING ------------------------------------- ---- ------- -------- QUALITY OF INSTRUCTION 26 3.04 4263 3.24 RELATION OF PRESENT MAJOR TO OLD MAJOR. COURSE CONTENT 27 3.07 4199 3.14 N % GRADING 27 3.07 4229 3.13 ----- ----- TEXTBOOKS 4 2.75 965 2.62 SAME AS NVCC 1 8 RELATED TO NVCC 10 77 NOT RELATED TO NVCC 2 15 NEW & DIFFERENT MAJOR 0 0 --------------------- ----- ----- T O T A L 13 100



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

GRADUATE SURVEY SUMMARY 1993 - 1997

PROGRAM: ELECTRONICS, AAS (Contd.)

                                                      OVERALL         OVERALL    
                                                       PROG.          COLLEGE    
        COLLEGE PROF. SERVICES                     N  RATING       N  RATING    
        ----------------------                   ---- -------    ---- -------    
        CAREER & ED. PLANNING INFO                 17   2.76     2811   2.71    
        COURSE & PROG. ADVISEMENT                  22   2.64     3562   2.75    
        LIBRARY SERVICES                            3   2.33      903   3.20    
        TESTING LAB SERVICES                       25   2.92     3227   2.90    
        LEARNING LAB SERVICES                      16   2.63     2037   2.88    
        WRITING LAB SERVICES                       13   2.62     1467   2.83    
        COOP. EDUCATION                             1   3.00      214   2.94    
        FINANCIAL AID                               6   3.17     1224   2.65    
        BOOKSTORE                                  26   2.69     4017   2.61    
        SERVICES FOR DISABLED STUDENTS              1   4.00      699   2.85    

        FACILITIES/EQUIPMENT    
        --------------------    
        SCIENCE LABS & EQUIPMENT                   26   2.62     2586   2.66    
        COMPUTER LABS & EQUIPMENT                  19   2.84     3143   2.65    
        LIBRARY FACILITIES                         25   2.96     3737   2.92    
        DISABLED ACCESS                             0    .        128   2.80    
        
         
          NOTE: 1. "HOW DID YOUR NVCC DEGREE HELP YOU ON THE JOB"    
                    --------------------------------------------    
                    AS OF 1994 MULTIPLE RESPONSES WERE ALLOWED


                2.  COLLEGE PROF. SERVICES    
                    ----------------------    
                    VARIABLES EXIST AND ARE CONTINUOUS FROM 1993 - 1997


                3.  FACILITIES/EQUIPMENT    
                    --------------------    
                    VARIABLES EXIST AND ARE CONTINUOUS FROM 1993 - 1997

        
                   ** THIS PROGRAM IS BASED ON CURR. CODE 981 AND SPEC=0 **    


SOURCE: OIR, IRIS GRADUATE FILES AND ONLINE GRADUATE MASTER FILE





NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

GRADUATE SURVEY SUMMARY 1993 - 1997


PROGRAM: ELECTRONICS/COMPUTER TECH., AAS


                                                                    GRADUATE RATINGS FOR SELECTED COLLEGE SERVICES    
                                                                  (4=EXCELLENT 3=GOOD 2=AVERAGE 1=BELOW AVG 0=POOR)    
        NUMBER OF GRADUATES BY YEAR                                                                   OVERALL         OVERALL    
                                                                                                       PROG.          COLLEGE    
        Y E A R     GRADUATES     RESPONDENTS                  SERVICE CATEGORY                   N   RATING       N  RATING    
        -------     ---------     -----------                  ----------------------           ----- -------    ---- -------    
         1993               5               1                  WRITING EFFECTIVELY                  6   2.17     3965   2.92    
         1994               6               1                  SPEAKING EFFECTIVELY                 5   2.40     3891   2.89    
         1995               2               1                  UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS            6   3.17     3653   2.71    
         1996              11               4                  USING COMPUTERS                      6   1.83     3629   2.60    
         1997               3               0                  INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS              4   2.00     2827   2.33    
        -------     ---------     -----------                  COOPERATING W. OTHERS                5   2.80     3876   2.97    
         TOTAL             27               7                  LEADERSHIP SKILLS                    4   2.50     3529   2.74    
                                                               APPRECIATING OTHER PTS. OF VIEW      6   2.67     3906   2.99    
                                                               AWARENESS OF MANY CULTURES           6   2.17     3685   2.92    
        AVERAGE NUMBER OF YEARS    
        IT TOOK TO GRADUATE =  6                               AVERAGE SALARY FOR GRADUATES WORKING 35 HRS. OR MORE = $47,167    
                                                               (SELF REPORTED)    
        PRIMARY GOAL IN ATTENDING NVCC.                         MINIMUM SALARY..   $18,500    
                                   N     %                      MAXIMUM SALARY..   $78,000    
                                ------ ------    
        TRANSFER TO UNIV.            3   43    
        OCC. TRAINING                1   14                    HOW DID YOUR NVCC DEGREE HELP YOU ON THE JOB ?    
        IMPROVE JOB SKILLS           2   29                                                        N         %    
        PERSONAL ENRICHMENT          1   14                                                      -----     -----    
        -------------------     ------ ------                  SALARY INCREASE                      2        40    
        T O T A L                    7  100                    GAINED PROMOTION                     .         0    
                                                               SAL. INCREASE & PROMOTION            1        20    
        WAS YOUR GOAL ATTAINED ?  YES-   7(100%)               BETR. JOB W. NEW EMPLOYER            2        40    
                                   NO-   0(  0%)               OTHER                                .         0    
                                                               -------------------------         ----      ----    
                                                               T O T A L                            5       100    
        OCCUPATIONAL STATUS 6 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATING.    
                                   N     %    
                                ------ ------                  JOB RELATED TO MAJOR ?   YES-   5( 83%)    
        FT EMPLOYED                  5   83                                              NO-   1( 17%)    
        PT EMPLOYED                  1   17    
        UNEMP (LOOKING)              0    0    
        -------------------     ------ ------    
        T O T A L                    6  100                    DIFFICULTY TRANSFERRING NVCC CREDIT HOURS    
                                                                TO TRANSFER COLLEGE ?

N % EDUCATIONAL STATUS 6 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATING. ----- ----- N % NO (OR NOT APPLICABLE) 2 100 ------ ------ YES 0 0 FULL-TIME STUDENT 1 17 MAJOR REASON:

PART-TIME STUDENT 1 17 NVCC CREDITS TRANSFERRED

NOT A STUDENT 4 67 AS ELECTIVES ONLY 0 0 ------------------- ------ ------ SOME NVCC CREDITS WOULD

T O T A L 6 100 NOT TRANSFER 0 0 CREDITS NOT EVALUATED BY

TRANSFER COLLEGE 0 0 NVCC EDUCATION AS PREP. FOR PRESENT COLLEGE STUDIES. ENTIRELY NEW FIELD OF

N % STUDY AT TRANSFER INST. 0 0 ----- ----- OTHER 0 0 EXCELLENT PREP. 1 100 ADEQUATE PREP. 0 0 INADEQUATE PREP. 0 0 OVERALL OVERALL ------------------- ----- ----- PROG. COLLEGE T O T A L 1 100 OVERALL RATING OF COLLEGE INSTRUCTION N RATING N RATING ------------------------------------- ---- ------- -------- QUALITY OF INSTRUCTION 7 2.86 4263 3.24 RELATION OF PRESENT MAJOR TO OLD MAJOR. COURSE CONTENT 7 2.57 4199 3.14 N % GRADING 7 3.00 4229 3.13 ----- ----- TEXTBOOKS 1 3.00 965 2.62 SAME AS NVCC 1 50 RELATED TO NVCC 0 0 NOT RELATED TO NVCC 1 50 NEW & DIFFERENT MAJOR 0 0 --------------------- ----- ----- T O T A L 2 100



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

GRADUATE SURVEY SUMMARY 1993 - 1997

PROGRAM: ELECTRONICS/COMPUTER TECH., AAS (Contd.)


                                                      OVERALL         OVERALL    
                                                       PROG.          COLLEGE    
        COLLEGE PROF. SERVICES                     N  RATING       N  RATING    
        ----------------------                   ---- -------    ---- -------    
        CAREER & ED. PLANNING INFO                  6   2.33     2811   2.71    
        COURSE & PROG. ADVISEMENT                   6   2.50     3562   2.75    
        LIBRARY SERVICES                            1   3.00      903   3.20    
        TESTING LAB SERVICES                        5   2.60     3227   2.90    
        LEARNING LAB SERVICES                       1   3.00     2037   2.88    
        WRITING LAB SERVICES                        1   3.00     1467   2.83    
        COOP. EDUCATION                             1   3.00      214   2.94    
        FINANCIAL AID                               1   3.00     1224   2.65    
        BOOKSTORE                                   7   2.57     4017   2.61    
        SERVICES FOR DISABLED STUDENTS              2   3.00      699   2.85    

        FACILITIES/EQUIPMENT    
        --------------------    
        SCIENCE LABS & EQUIPMENT                    5   2.20     2586   2.66    
        COMPUTER LABS & EQUIPMENT                   4   2.50     3143   2.65    
        LIBRARY FACILITIES                          5   2.80     3737   2.92    
        DISABLED ACCESS                             0    .        128   2.80    
        
         
          NOTE: 1. "HOW DID YOUR NVCC DEGREE HELP YOU ON THE JOB"    
                    --------------------------------------------    
                    AS OF 1994 MULTIPLE RESPONSES WERE ALLOWED


                2.  COLLEGE PROF. SERVICES    
                    ----------------------    
                    VARIABLES EXIST AND ARE CONTINUOUS FROM 1993 - 1997


                3.  FACILITIES/EQUIPMENT    
                    --------------------    
                    VARIABLES EXIST AND ARE CONTINUOUS FROM 1993 - 1997    
         
        

                  ** THIS PROGRAM IS BASED ON CURR. CODE 981 AND SPEC=1 **    

        
   SOURCE: OIR, IRIS GRADUATE FILES AND ONLINE GRADUATE MASTER FILE    

 



NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

GRADUATE SURVEY SUMMARY 1993 - 1997


PROGRAM: ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN, CERT


                                                                    GRADUATE RATINGS FOR SELECTED COLLEGE SERVICES    
                                                                  (4=EXCELLENT 3=GOOD 2=AVERAGE 1=BELOW AVG 0=POOR)    
        NUMBER OF GRADUATES BY YEAR                                                                   OVERALL         OVERALL    
                                                                                                       PROG.          COLLEGE    
        Y E A R     GRADUATES     RESPONDENTS                  SERVICE CATEGORY                   N   RATING       N  RATING    
        -------     ---------     -----------                  ----------------------           ----- -------    ---- -------    
         1993               8               1                  WRITING EFFECTIVELY                  2   2.50     3965   2.92    
         1994              10               1                  SPEAKING EFFECTIVELY                 2   3.00     3891   2.89    
         1995               5               2                  UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS            5   3.00     3653   2.71    
         1996               6               2                  USING COMPUTERS                      5   2.40     3629   2.60    
         1997               1               0                  INTERNATIONAL AWARENESS              2   1.50     2827   2.33    
        -------     ---------     -----------                  COOPERATING W. OTHERS                4   2.25     3876   2.97    
         TOTAL             30               6                  LEADERSHIP SKILLS                    3   2.00     3529   2.74     
                                                               APPRECIATING OTHER PTS. OF VIEW      5   2.20     3906   2.99    
                                                               AWARENESS OF MANY CULTURES           4   2.25     3685   2.92    
        AVERAGE NUMBER OF YEARS    
        IT TOOK TO GRADUATE =  9                               AVERAGE SALARY FOR GRADUATES WORKING 35 HRS. OR MORE = $46,000    
                                                               (SELF REPORTED)    
        PRIMARY GOAL IN ATTENDING NVCC.                         MINIMUM SALARY..   $44,000    
                                   N     %                      MAXIMUM SALARY..   $48,000    
                                ------ ------    
        TRANSFER TO UNIV.            2   33    
        OCC. TRAINING                0    0                    HOW DID YOUR NVCC DEGREE HELP YOU ON THE JOB ?    
        IMPROVE JOB SKILLS           4   67                                                        N         %    
        PERSONAL ENRICHMENT          0    0                                                      -----     -----    
        -------------------     ------ ------                  SALARY INCREASE                      .         0    
        T O T A L                    6  100                    GAINED PROMOTION                     .         0    
                                                               SAL. INCREASE & PROMOTION            2        67    
        WAS YOUR GOAL ATTAINED ?  YES-   6(100%)               BETR. JOB W. NEW EMPLOYER            .         0    
                                   NO-   0(  0%)               OTHER                                1        33    
                                                               -------------------------         ----      ----    
                                                               T O T A L                            3       100    
        OCCUPATIONAL STATUS 6 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATING.    
                                   N     %    
                                ------ ------                  JOB RELATED TO MAJOR ?   YES-   4(100%)    
        FT EMPLOYED                  3  100                                              NO-   0(  0%)    
        PT EMPLOYED                  0    0    
        UNEMP (LOOKING)              0    0    
        -------------------     ------ ------    
        T O T A L                    3  100                    DIFFICULTY TRANSFERRING NVCC CREDIT HOURS    
                                                                TO TRANSFER COLLEGE ?    
                                                                                                   N         %    
        EDUCATIONAL STATUS 6 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATING.                                            -----     -----    
                                   N     %                      NO (OR NOT APPLICABLE)              3       100    
                                ------ ------                   YES                                 0         0    
        FULL-TIME STUDENT            1   25                      MAJOR REASON:    
        PART-TIME STUDENT            2   50                       NVCC CREDITS TRANSFERRED    
        NOT A STUDENT                1   25                        AS ELECTIVES ONLY                0         0    
        -------------------     ------ ------                    SOME NVCC CREDITS WOULD    
        T O T A L                    4  100                       NOT TRANSFER                      0         0    
                                                                 CREDITS NOT EVALUATED BY    
                                                                  TRANSFER COLLEGE                  0         0    
        NVCC EDUCATION AS PREP. FOR PRESENT COLLEGE STUDIES.     ENTIRELY NEW FIELD OF    
                                   N     %                        STUDY AT TRANSFER INST.           0         0    
                                -----  -----                     OTHER                              0         0    
        EXCELLENT PREP.             2   67    
        ADEQUATE PREP.              1   33    
        INADEQUATE PREP.            0    0                                                                 OVERALL    OVERALL    
        -------------------     -----  -----                                                                PROG.     COLLEGE    
        T O T A L                   3  100                     OVERALL RATING OF COLLEGE INSTRUCTION   N   RATING  N   RATING    
                                                               -------------------------------------  ---- -------   --------    
                                                               QUALITY OF INSTRUCTION                    5   2.80  4263  3.24    
        RELATION OF PRESENT MAJOR TO OLD MAJOR.                COURSE CONTENT                            5   3.00  4199  3.14    
                                   N     %                     GRADING                                   4   3.00  4229  3.13    
                                -----  -----                   TEXTBOOKS                                 1   3.00   965  2.62    
        SAME AS NVCC                1   33    
        RELATED TO NVCC             2   67    
        NOT RELATED TO NVCC         0    0    
        NEW & DIFFERENT MAJOR       0    0    
        ---------------------   -----  -----    
        T O T A L                   3  100    




NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

GRADUATE SURVEY SUMMARY 1993 - 1997



PROGRAM: ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN, CERT (Contd.)


                                                      OVERALL         OVERALL    
                                                       PROG.          COLLEGE    
        COLLEGE PROF. SERVICES                     N  RATING       N  RATING    
        ----------------------                   ---- -------    ---- -------    
        CAREER & ED. PLANNING INFO                  3   2.67     2811   2.71    
        COURSE & PROG. ADVISEMENT                   3   2.33     3562   2.75    
        LIBRARY SERVICES                            1   3.00      903   3.20    
        TESTING LAB SERVICES                        3   2.67     3227   2.90    
        LEARNING LAB SERVICES                       1   2.00     2037   2.88    
        WRITING LAB SERVICES                        0    .       1467   2.83    
        COOP. EDUCATION                             0    .        214   2.94    
        FINANCIAL AID                               0    .       1224   2.65    
        BOOKSTORE                                   4   2.75     4017   2.61    
        SERVICES FOR DISABLED STUDENTS              0    .        699   2.85    

        FACILITIES/EQUIPMENT    
        --------------------     
        SCIENCE LABS & EQUIPMENT                    4   2.00     2586   2.66    
        COMPUTER LABS & EQUIPMENT                   3   2.67     3143   2.65    
        LIBRARY FACILITIES                          4   2.50     3737   2.92    
        DISABLED ACCESS                             0    .        128   2.80    
        
         
          NOTE: 1. "HOW DID YOUR NVCC DEGREE HELP YOU ON THE JOB"    
                    --------------------------------------------    
                    AS OF 1994 MULTIPLE RESPONSES WERE ALLOWED


                2.  COLLEGE PROF. SERVICES    
                    ----------------------    
                    VARIABLES EXIST AND ARE CONTINUOUS FROM 1993 - 1997


                3.  FACILITIES/EQUIPMENT    
                    --------------------    
                    VARIABLES EXIST AND ARE CONTINUOUS FROM 1993 - 1997

         
                  ** THIS PROGRAM IS BASED ON CURRICULUM CODE 925 **


   SOURCE: OIR, IRIS GRADUATE FILES AND ONLINE GRADUATE MASTER FILE

 



THERE ARE NO GRADUATES OR RESPONDENTS

IN THE ELECTRONICS/BIOMEDICAL TECH., AAS

PROGRAM TO BE ANALYZED

 

 

Section VI: Transfer Data

 

FORMER NVCC MAJORS IN ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY, A.A.S. AND CERT

WHO ATTENDED A SENIOR INSTITUTION

BETWEEN 1996 AND 1998



                                          GPA/           GPA/    
                          NUMBER OF     AVG. NUM.        MEAN       MEAN      NUMBER    
                          TRANSFER     OF CREDITS       GPA AT     GPA AT    WITH NVCC    
NAME OF INSTITUTION       STUDENTS     TRANSFERRED     SR. INST.    NVCC       AWARD    

OLD DOMINION UNIV.           3            45.3            3.1        3.5          3    
GEORGE MASON UNIV.           4            63.5            3.3        3.0          4    
                       

             
             
              
                         ACADEMIC STANDING AT SENIOR INSTITUTION    

                                            
                  ACADEMIC STANDING     NUM. OF STUDENTS         PERCENT    

                  NONE GIVEN                  3                  42.9    
                  DEANS LIST                  1                  14.3    
                  GOOD                        2                  28.6    
                  WARNING                     1                  14.3    

             
              
                        

             FORMER NVCC MAJORS IN ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY, A.A.S. AND CERT
                            

                          TOP MAJORS AT SENIOR INSTITUTIONS    
                           
     

                                                                                
                                                                              
                        CURRENT MAJOR         NUM. OF STUDENTS    

                        ENGINEERING                    4    
                        COMPUTER SCIENCE               2    
                        LIB. ARTS                      1    

             
     

   NOTE:      1.  UNDUPLICATED STUDENT HEADCOUNT          
              2.  INCL. ONLY STUDENTS WITH 12 OR MORE NVCC CREDIT HOURS    
              3.  WHEN ONLY ONE STUDENT IS IDENTIFIED, STUDENT GPA DATA WILL BE GIVEN    
              4.  TRANSFER CREDITS MAY INCLUDE CREDIT HOURS FROM COLLEGES OTHER THAN NVCC    

              
              
   Source: OIR, GL8 database     
                       

 

 

 

 

 

NORTHERN VIRGINIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE

OFFICE OF INSTITUTIONAL RESEARCH

 

 

 

DIRECTOR

Dr. George E. Gabriel

 

 

 

STAFF MEMBERS

Consuelo Brito

Margret Chang

Johan Dennett

Louise Herzfeld

Linda Hoffman

Nadezhda Osmanova

 

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