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National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

The NSSE is a standard, widely used survey on learning practices and campus experiences of undergraduates. At SJSU, every three years eligible freshmen and seniors are invited to participate. A companion survey (FSSE) asks faculty members similar questions. Summary reports from SJSU's past NSSE administrations are provided below.

See the questions asked on the 2017 NSSE survey

See the questions asked on the 2014 NSSE survey

See the questions asked on the 2011 NSSE survey

See the questions asked on the 2008 NSSE survey

Compare how faculty and students perceive learning experiences at SJSU

See an overview of each major theme and how SJSU stacked up versus other universities

Read this brief overview of SJSU results versus other CSU campuses that took the survey at the same time

See response summaries and CSU comparisons for every item on main questionnaire

Results of the 2014 NSSE survey.

A custom analysis of SJSU's 2011 survey highlights

The overview report from the 2011 survey

A custom analysis of SJSU's 2008 survey highlights

The overview report from the 2008 survey