Similarly, while not quantified in the FSSE survey, faculty members at the authors' university also generally view their experiences favorably, collectively projecting an enthusiastic dedication to the institution and its students.
FSSE 2005 Executive Summary and Frequency Distributions for Grand Valley State University.
Overall, respondents from the current study were similar to those participated in the FSSE
studies conducted among faculty at higher education institutions: both the current and FSSE
samples consisted of higher proportions of males, full-time faculty members, and faculty in the arts and humanities (FSSE
Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) to provide system and software engineering services for CECOM's Software Engineering Center and Fire Support Software Engineering (SEC, FSSE
) organization located at Fort Sill, Oklahoma.
Results are also included from the Beginning College Survey of Student Engagement (BCSSE), with more than 85,000 entering students from 155 institutions, and the Faculty Survey of Student Engagement (FSSE
), with more than 19,000 faculty representing 157 institutions.
Results are also included from the Beginning College Survey of Student Engagement (BCSSE), with more than 8,000 entering students from 126 institutions, and the Faculty Survey of Student Engagement (FSSE
), with more than 19,000 faculty representing 154 institutions.
The Faculty Survey of Student Engagement (FSSE
) was designed to complement the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), and is coordinated by the Indiana University Center for Postsecondary Research.
2007 was the eighth annual NSSE survey cycle and it was also was a year of a fistful of "firsts": (1) Record number of schools participating in NSSE--610; (2) Record number of schools administering the Faculty Survey of Student Engagement (FSSE
)--162; (3) Inaugural administration of the Beginning College Survey of Student Engagement (BCSSE) with 127 colleges and universities taking part; (4) NSSE results and other information available to participating schools via downloads from a secure Web site; (5) A NSSE-USA TODAY initiative to encourage responsible public reporting of student engagement and other meaningful indicators of collegiate quality; and (6) The launch of the Australasian Survey of Student Engagement under a special license agreement with NSSE.