UCM Political Science Alumni Survey


We ask that you respond to our questions as honestly as possible. Your responses will be kept confidential. Thank you!

1. Overall how satisfied were you with your program in Political Science:*

Please indicate whether you strongly agree, agree, neither agree/disagree, disagree, strongly disagree with each of the next 7 questions.

2. The faculty in the Political Science Department are knowledgeable.*
3. The faculty in the Political Science Department are helpful.*
4. The faculty in the Political Science Department are accessible.*
5. The Political Science courses I took helped to develop my critical thinking skills.*
6. The Political Science courses I took helped to develop my communication skills.*
7. During my undergraduate studies at the University of Central Missouri, I had adequate opportunities to apply what I learned in the classroom through experiential activities, such as field trips, individual research, internships, and/or extra-curricular activities.*
8. Considering when I attended UCM, my Political Science coursework helped me prepare for my current employment.*
9. Of the courses you took as an undergraduate student, which courses do you find particularly relevant to what you do now?
10. Are there any courses that you did not take that you now wish you had taken?
11. Are there any courses that were not offered that you think should be offered?
12. Please indicate in which of the following activities you participated as an undergraduate student? Mark all that apply.
Mock Trial
Model UN
Intern
Students for Political Action (formally Political Science Students Association
Pre-Law Students Association
College Democrats
College Republicans
College Libertarians (formally Third Party Alliance)
Study Abroad

For the next several questions, please indicate any further education you have pursued since graduating with your Bachelor's degree at UCM (CMSU). Please also indicate whether you completed the degree and at what university.

13. Master's Degree
Yes-Pursued
No-Not pursued
Yes-Completed
14. Ph.D.
Yes-Pursued
No-Not pursued
Yes-Completed
15. Law degree
Yes-Pursued
No-Not pursued
Yes-Completed
16. Other professional degree?
Yes-Pursued
No-Not pursued
Yes-Completed
17. Where did you attend or obtain your Master's degree/Ph. D./Law degree/projessional degree? If more than one degree was pursued, please list all and indicate which degree it was for.
18. What was your field of study for your Master's degree/Ph. D./other professional degree? If more than one degree was pursued, please list all and indicate which degree it was for.
19. Are you currently employed?*
20. Who is your current employer? What is your current position?
21. Which of the following best describes the field or occupation in which you are currently employed?
22. Other field not listed for the above question:
23. How far from Central do you now live?
24. How often do you still visit the UCM campus?
25. Would you be interested in being invited to some of the Political Science Department activities, such as Speaker Series, Politics and Social Justice Week, etc. (If yes, please provide contact information or contact the office professional at christ@ucmo.edu or 660-543-8948.)
Yes    No   
26. Comments:

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27. Name:
28. Address/City/State/Zip:
29. E-mail:
30. Graduation year: