Exit Survey for Graduate Students
Department of English
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Name (optional) ___________________________
Degree Received __________________________
Graduation Date ___________________________
Please respond to the following questions as candidly and completely as you can. Thank you for taking the time to help evaluate our program.
Please relate briefly how you learned about our program and why you chose it.
Indentify the strengths and weaknesses of the curriculum, taking into account the courses required of all graduate students (Teaching of Composition and Literary Theory or Literary Criticism and the distribution requirements in British and American Literature). Which were the most valuable courses and why?
Please indicate any course(s) or subject(s) not offered that you might have found beneficial and why.
Please indicate whether you chose the thesis or portfolio option, and state the reasons for your choice. Is there any way in which either might be improved?
If you were a GA, please inform us about your experience. (If not, go to the next question below.) How valuable was your classroom teaching to your overall graduate program experience? How well prepared were you for teaching composition?
Please comment on your educational experience not directly related to the curriculum (i.e. teachers/advisors, other students, publications/presentations) that affected you.
Please describe briefly your short-term and long-range plans, and comment on the degree to which your graduate study has prepared you for them.