Perception Survey Results
Perception survey results have been provided to share information
students, alumni and employers.
Academic and administrative units may utilize
these results in their planning efforts.
Students are surveyed as first-time students in the summer prior to entering JMU,
as continuing students in the fall and as alumni upon graduation and again between
2 to 5 years later. The most recent reports about our students can be accessed from
the Office of Institutional Research web site.
In general, more than ninety percent of the students are satisfied
or very satisfied
with James Madison University and the quality of the experiences
that they anticipate
having as new students or have had as continuing students or alumni.
three-fourths of the alumni are satisfied or very satisfied with the
way James Madison
University has prepared them for their current work.
More than ninety percent of the employers
surveyed stated that James Madison University
graduates had the attributes necessary for success in their
of these same employers indicated that the James Madison University
graduates they have
interacted with were superior or above average when compared to
other employees in their
Many surveys about students such as the ones listed below can be found on the Institutional Research website. http://www.jmu.edu/instresrch/surveydata.shtml
Alumni Employment and Education Survey