College of Business


COLLEGE OF BUSINESS STUDENT SUCCESS
PRE-ASSESSMENT SURVEY
Grambling State University
GSU Box 4215
Grambling, Louisiana 71245
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 1. First generation college yes no
 2. Parents’ educational level no college, 2 yr degree, 4 yr degree, graduate school
 3. Religious preference Baptist Catholic Christian Hindu Jewish
  Methodist Lutheran Muslim Other (list)
 4. Best estimate of parents’ income: <$25,000 $25,000-$49,999 $50,000-$74,999
$75,000-$99,000 >$100,000
 5. Political views Liberal Middle of the road Conservative
 6. Highest academic degree planned
  None Associates’ degree Bachelor’s degree Master’s degree Ph.D. or Ed.D
  M.D.  (medical doctor) J.D. (juris doctorate) Other
 7. Probable field of study
  Accounting  Computer information systems Economics Finance
  Management Marketing Other (name)
PLEASE MARK Agree Strongly or Agree Somewhat WITH THESE QUESTIONS. Agree strongly Agree somewhat
 8. You have basic math skills.
 9. You feel you need extra help to pass MATH requirements.
10. You have critical thinking skills.
11. You feel you need extra help with critical thinking skills.
12. You have basic writing skills.
13. You feel you need extra help to pass writing assignments.
14. You have basic presentation skills.
15. You feel you need extra help to improve your presentation skill.
16. You have basic time management skills.
17. You feel you need extra help with time management.
18. You have basic leadership skills.
19. You feel you need help in learning leadership skills.
20. You have basic team building skills.
21. You feel you need help to improve your team building skill.
22. You have basic research skills.
23. You feel you need help to improve your research skill.
24. You have basic library use knowledge.
25. You feel you need help in learning how to use the library.
26. You have basic organization skills.
27. You feel you need help in improving your organization skill.
PLEASE MARK Agree strongly or Agree somewhat WITH THESE STATEMENTS. Agree strongly Agree somewhat
28. Federal government is not doing enough to control environmental pollution.
29. Gays and lesbians should have the legal right to adopt a child.
30. Federal government should do more to control the sale of handguns.
31. Wealthy people should pay a larger share of taxes than they do now.
32. Global warming should be a federal priority.
33. National health care plan is needed to cover everybody’s medical costs.
34. Affirmative action in college admissions should be abolished.
35. Federal government should raise taxes to reduce the deficit.
36. The chief benefit of a college education is that it increases one’s earning power.
REASONS FOR ATTENDING COLLEGE Agree strongly Agree somewhat
37. Ability to get a better job
38. Ability to make more money
39. Become a more cultured person
40. Gain a general education, appreciation of ideas
41. Learn more about things of interest
42. Prepare for graduate or professional school
43. Train for a specific career