University Survey Resources

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The survey should address the following questions (Suskie, 1996):

How will the results be used?
What are the objectives of your survey?
What are the critical questions to be answered?
What information do you need to answer the questions?
Is a survey the appropriate data collection method?
Do you really need a survey?
How will you analyze and report the data?


Suskie, L. A. (1996). Questionnaire survey research: What works (2nd ed.). Tallahassee, Florida: Association for Institutional Research.