ETS Exiting Survey, 1995-1996

Data Archive > U.S. Surveys > Religious Groups > Members or Leaders > Other > Codebook


All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Academic Year (YEAR)
TOTAL%
95) 199592625.3
96) 1996273474.7
Missing1 
TOTAL3660100.0
2) Degree program (DEGREPR)
TOTAL%
1) Pre-theology10.0
2) M.A.R./M.T.S.2978.2
3) M.A. (academic)36010.0
4) M. Church/Sacred Music70.2
5) M.R.E./Professional Degree681.9
6) M.Div.227863.2
7) M.Div. + other degree772.1
9) D.Min.1313.6
10) Th.M./S.T.M./S.T.L.1323.7
11) D.R.E./Ed.D50.1
12) Ph.D./Th.D./S.T.D.892.5
13) Non-degree/Special student70.2
14) Diploma/certificate832.3
15) Other671.9
Missing59 
TOTAL3602100.0
3) What year did you begin this program? (YRBEGAN)
TOTAL%
80) 60.2
81) 20.1
82) 50.1
83) 50.1
84) 110.3
85) 150.4
86) 240.7
87) 250.7
88) 531.5
89) 812.3
90) 1414.0
91) 37810.7
92) 99428.2
93) 108330.7
94) 49113.9
95) 1945.5
96) 210.6
Missing132 
TOTAL3529100.0
4) Any leave of absence of a semester more? (LEAVE)
TOTAL%
1) Yes48213.3
2) No313386.7
Missing46 
TOTAL3615100.0
5) Gender (GENDER)
TOTAL%
1) Male215559.7
2) Female145540.3
Missing51 
TOTAL3610100.0
6) Year of Birth (BIRTHYR)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL353857.48410
7) Citizenship (CITIZEN)
TOTAL%
1) U.S. citizen321989.1
2) Canadian citizen391.1
3) Other citizenship3539.8
Missing50 
TOTAL3611100.0
8) How do you describe yourself? (ETHNIC)
TOTAL%
1) Asian or Pacific American2446.8
2) Black or African-American46212.8
3) Mexican American or Chicano70.2
4) Puerto Rican340.9
5) Hispanic/Latin-American571.6
6) White (Non-Hispanic)267374.1
7) Native American/Alaskan Native80.2
8) Other1243.4
Missing52 
TOTAL3609100.0
9) Student Status (STATUS)
TOTAL%
1) Graduating357598.2
2) Leave of absence391.1
3) Withdrawing250.7
Missing22 
TOTAL3639100.0
10) Future plans (INTENT)
TOTAL%
1) Transferring1813.5
2) Reconsidering goals1712.8
3) Problem with finances86.0
4) Other9067.7
Missing3528 
TOTAL133100.0
11) Are you: (MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single136137.5
2) Married209757.8
3) Vowed celibate1323.6
4) Other361.0
Missing35 
TOTAL3626100.0
12) Do you have any children? (CHILDREN)
TOTAL%
1) Yes175948.4
2) No187651.6
Missing26 
TOTAL3635100.0
13) If yes, how many are living with you? (HOWMANY)
TOTAL%
0) None57329.8
1) One49425.6
2) Two53527.8
3) Three24312.6
4) Four or more814.2
Missing1735 
TOTAL1926100.0
14) Current denomination or religious tradition (Fill in one only) (DENOMCUR)
TOTAL%
11) Seventh Day Adventists712.0
12) African Methodist Episcopal531.5
13) African Methodist Episcopal Zion180.5
14) Episcopal/Anglican2757.6
15) Assemblies of God531.5
16) American Baptist Churches1203.3
17) National Baptist Convention581.6
18) Southern Baptist Convention1173.2
19) Other Baptist812.2
20) Church of the Brethren150.4
21) Christian Church/Churches of Christ892.5
22) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)772.1
23) Christian and Missionary Alliance140.4
24) Church of God210.6
25) Church of God in Christ260.7
26) Church of the Nazarene571.6
27) Society of Friends (Quakers)120.3
28) Jewish40.1
29) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America1393.8
30) Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod70.2
31) Other Lutheran90.2
32) Mennonite110.3
33) United Methodist Church80722.2
34) Other Methodist351.0
35) Pentecostal270.7
36) Presbyterian Church (USA)42511.7
37) Other Presbyterian1083.0
38) Eastern Orthodox Churches70.2
39) Christian Reformed Church50.1
40) Reformed Church in America280.8
41) Roman Catholic Church37610.4
42) Unitarian Universalist Association541.5
43) United Church of Canada30.1
44) United Church of Christ1323.6
45) Non-denominational982.7
46) No affiliation581.6
47) Other1373.8
Missing34 
TOTAL3627100.0
15) Do you intend to be ordained? (ORDAINED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes177749.2
2) No68419.0
3) Undecided2867.9
4) Already ordained86223.9
Missing52 
TOTAL3609100.0
16) If yes or already ordained, in which of above denominations? (DENOMOR)
TOTAL%
11) Seventh Day Adventists411.9
12) African Methodist Episcopal432.0
13) African Methodist Episcopal Zion180.9
14) Episcopal/Anglican1436.8
15) Assemblies of God381.8
16) American Baptist Churches713.4
17) National Baptist Convention492.3
18) Southern Baptist Convention813.8
19) Other Baptist391.8
20) Church of the Brethren100.5
21) Christian Church/Churches of Christ522.5
22) Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)633.0
23) Christian and Missionary Alliance40.2
24) Church of God140.7
25) Church of God in Christ140.7
26) Church of the Nazarene371.8
27) Society of Friends (Quakers)10.0
29) Evangelical Lutheran Church in America1004.7
30) Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod60.3
31) Other Lutheran40.2
32) Mennonite50.2
33) United Methodist Church55326.2
34) Other Methodist261.2
35) Pentecostal100.5
36) Presbyterian Church (USA)25211.9
37) Other Presbyterian552.6
38) Eastern Orthodox Churches40.2
39) Christian Reformed Church30.1
40) Reformed Church in America170.8
41) Roman Catholic Church1406.6
42) Unitarian Universalist Association311.5
43) United Church of Canada10.0
44) United Church of Christ823.9
45) Non-denominational311.5
46) No affiliation10.0
47) Other703.3
Missing1552 
TOTAL2109100.0
17) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Empathy for the poor (EMPATHY)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less30.1
2) Somewhat less531.5
3) Same as before117932.8
4) Somewhat more176749.1
5) A good deal more59816.6
Missing61 
TOTAL3600100.0
18) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Ability to pray (PRAY)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less260.7
2) Somewhat less2256.3
3) Same as before130836.4
4) Somewhat more152742.5
5) A good deal more50814.1
Missing67 
TOTAL3594100.0
19) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Concern about social justice (JUSTICE)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less40.1
2) Somewhat less651.8
3) Same as before123634.4
4) Somewhat more171147.7
5) A good deal more57416.0
Missing71 
TOTAL3590100.0
20) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Enthusiasm for learning (LEARNING)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less180.5
2) Somewhat less1474.1
3) Same as before96426.8
4) Somewhat more165446.0
5) A good deal more81522.7
Missing63 
TOTAL3598100.0
21) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Insight into troubles of others (INSIGHT)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less40.1
2) Somewhat less340.9
3) Same as before85924.0
4) Somewhat more199255.5
5) A good deal more69719.4
Missing75 
TOTAL3586100.0
22) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Desire to become an authority in my field (AUTHORTY)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less290.8
2) Somewhat less2015.6
3) Same as before113731.9
4) Somewhat more150642.2
5) A good deal more69519.5
Missing93 
TOTAL3568100.0
23) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Trust in God (TRUST)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less160.4
2) Somewhat less832.3
3) Same as before86224.0
4) Somewhat more166446.4
5) A good deal more96126.8
Missing75 
TOTAL3586100.0
24) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Self-discipline and focus (DISCIPLN)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less90.3
2) Somewhat less1052.9
3) Same as before100828.1
4) Somewhat more188552.5
5) A good deal more58216.2
Missing72 
TOTAL3589100.0
25) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Respect for other religions (RESPECT)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less120.3
2) Somewhat less681.9
3) Same as before103028.7
4) Somewhat more174548.6
5) A good deal more73820.5
Missing68 
TOTAL3593100.0
26) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Interest in developing a philosophy of life (PHILSOPH)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less210.6
2) Somewhat less1022.8
3) Same as before158744.3
4) Somewhat more140439.2
5) A good deal more46613.0
Missing81 
TOTAL3580100.0
27) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Living one's faith (FAITH)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less120.3
2) Somewhat less922.6
3) Same as before105929.5
4) Somewhat more182951.0
5) A good deal more59516.6
Missing74 
TOTAL3587100.0
28) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Clarity of goals (CLARITY)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less230.6
2) Somewhat less1564.3
3) Same as before76621.3
4) Somewhat more187452.1
5) A good deal more77821.6
Missing64 
TOTAL3597100.0
29) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Degree of self-knowledge/self-acceptance (KNOW)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less160.4
2) Somewhat less782.2
3) Same as before50714.1
4) Somewhat more210258.3
5) A good deal more90025.0
Missing58 
TOTAL3603100.0
30) Compared to when you began this program, how have your interests, concerns, and abilities changed? Are you more or less interested or concerned about the following?--Strength of spiritual life (SPIRITUL)
TOTAL%
1) A good deal less250.7
2) Somewhat less1624.5
3) Same as before87124.2
4) Somewhat more185851.7
5) A good deal more68018.9
Missing65 
TOTAL3596100.0
31) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability to preach well (PREACH)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied250.8
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1464.7
3) Neutral49015.8
4) Satisfied187660.3
5) Very satisfied57418.5
Missing550 
TOTAL3111100.0
32) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability to use and interpret Scripture (BIBLE)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied160.5
2) Somewhat dissatisfied922.7
3) Neutral2958.6
4) Satisfied219863.8
5) Very satisfied84224.5
Missing218 
TOTAL3443100.0
33) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Church polity/Canon law (POLITY)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied331.0
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1665.2
3) Neutral86727.2
4) Satisfied175655.2
5) Very satisfied36111.3
Missing478 
TOTAL3183100.0
34) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability to give spiritual direction (SPRITDIR)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied300.9
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1925.7
3) Neutral64519.3
4) Satisfied202660.6
5) Very satisfied45013.5
Missing318 
TOTAL3343100.0
35) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability to teach (TEACH)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied250.7
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1012.9
3) Neutral53415.6
4) Satisfied208260.6
5) Very satisfied69120.1
Missing228 
TOTAL3433100.0
36) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Church history (DOCTRINE)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied120.4
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1173.5
3) Neutral59017.4
4) Satisfied211462.4
5) Very satisfied55316.3
Missing275 
TOTAL3386100.0
37) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability to lead others (LEAD)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied160.5
2) Somewhat dissatisfied802.3
3) Neutral53415.5
4) Satisfied221764.4
5) Very satisfied59517.3
Missing219 
TOTAL3442100.0
38) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Church ritual/liturgy (WORSHIP)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied170.5
2) Somewhat dissatisfied932.9
3) Neutral45314.1
4) Satisfied180556.1
5) Very satisfied84826.4
Missing445 
TOTAL3216100.0
39) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Knowledge of other traditions (TRADITON)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied511.5
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2798.1
3) Neutral91626.7
4) Satisfied181752.9
5) Very satisfied37310.9
Missing225 
TOTAL3436100.0
40) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Relating social issues to faith (SOCIAL)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied120.3
2) Somewhat dissatisfied842.4
3) Neutral51414.9
4) Satisfied216962.8
5) Very satisfied67419.5
Missing208 
TOTAL3453100.0
41) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability in pastoral counseling (PASTOR)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied381.2
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2337.2
3) Neutral70721.9
4) Satisfied170352.9
5) Very satisfied54016.8
Missing440 
TOTAL3221100.0
42) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability to administer a parish (ADMIN)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied602.0
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2789.3
3) Neutral90630.3
4) Satisfied141347.2
5) Very satisfied33611.2
Missing668 
TOTAL2993100.0
43) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Christian Ethics/Moral Theology (ETHICS)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied160.5
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1504.4
3) Neutral69220.3
4) Satisfied208661.3
5) Very satisfied45913.5
Missing258 
TOTAL3403100.0
44) How Satisfied were you with the teaching/conduct of program in the following academic or practical areas?--Ability to think theologically (THEO)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied160.5
2) Somewhat dissatisfied611.7
3) Neutral3058.7
4) Satisfied217061.8
5) Very satisfied96027.3
Missing149 
TOTAL3512100.0
45) Since you began this program, have you become theologically: (STANCE)
TOTAL%
1) More conservative3479.9
2) More orthodox37010.5
3) More liberal125435.6
4) About the same154944.0
Missing141 
TOTAL3520100.0
46) Was your field education/Internship a required part of your program? (FIELDED)
TOTAL%
1) Yes259574.5
2) No88825.5
Missing178 
TOTAL3483100.0
47) ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO RESPONDED YES TO FIELDED (VAR 46): If yes, how would you evaluate the experience as a help to vocational clarity and self-understanding? (HELP)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important119245.7
2) Somewhat important47318.1
3) Important43716.7
4) Very important50919.5
Missing1050 
TOTAL2611100.0
48) How important was field education/Internship for practice/skills of ministry? (IMPORT)
TOTAL%
1) Not at all important121546.3
2) Somewhat important46017.5
3) Important44717.0
4) Very important50219.1
Missing1037 
TOTAL2624100.0
49) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Opportunities for cross-registration (CROSSREG)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied582.4
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1957.9
3) Neutral85334.6
4) Satisfied95138.5
5) Very satisfied41016.6
Missing1194 
TOTAL2467100.0
50) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Adequacy of library collection (LIBRARY)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied661.9
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2376.7
3) Neutral3369.5
4) Satisfied194855.1
5) Very satisfied95026.9
Missing124 
TOTAL3537100.0
51) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Ease in scheduling required courses (SCHEDULE)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied902.6
2) Somewhat dissatisfied46713.3
3) Neutral59316.8
4) Satisfied178250.6
5) Very satisfied58816.7
Missing141 
TOTAL3520100.0
52) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Accessibility of faculty (ACESS)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied832.3
2) Somewhat dissatisfied3008.5
3) Neutral50414.2
4) Satisfied173148.8
5) Very satisfied92926.2
Missing114 
TOTAL3547100.0
53) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Quality of teaching (QUALITY)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied320.9
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1554.3
3) Neutral3229.0
4) Satisfied194654.4
5) Very satisfied112231.4
Missing84 
TOTAL3577100.0
54) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Class size (SIZE)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1113.1
2) Somewhat dissatisfied3509.8
3) Neutral54515.3
4) Satisfied179350.2
5) Very satisfied77321.6
Missing89 
TOTAL3572100.0
55) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Campus security (SECURITY)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied692.2
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2257.1
3) Neutral93529.4
4) Satisfied138743.5
5) Very satisfied56917.9
Missing476 
TOTAL3185100.0
56) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Financial aid package (FAID)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1785.8
2) Somewhat dissatisfied38312.5
3) Neutral62920.5
4) Satisfied123440.1
5) Very satisfied65121.2
Missing586 
TOTAL3075100.0
57) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Housing (HOUSING)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1596.4
2) Somewhat dissatisfied28611.5
3) Neutral78031.5
4) Satisfied90836.6
5) Very satisfied34513.9
Missing1183 
TOTAL2478100.0
58) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Child care (CHILD)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1249.3
2) Somewhat dissatisfied957.1
3) Neutral91768.9
4) Satisfied1279.5
5) Very satisfied675.0
Missing2331 
TOTAL1330100.0
59) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Extracurricular/cultural activities (CULTURE)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1023.9
2) Somewhat dissatisfied29711.3
3) Neutral101938.9
4) Satisfied101738.8
5) Very satisfied1847.0
Missing1042 
TOTAL2619100.0
60) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Sports/exercise facilities (SPORTS)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied25011.1
2) Somewhat dissatisfied33314.8
3) Neutral78134.8
4) Satisfied67129.9
5) Very satisfied2119.4
Missing1415 
TOTAL2246100.0
61) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Food service (FOOD)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied2017.8
2) Somewhat dissatisfied38714.9
3) Neutral89634.6
4) Satisfied88534.1
5) Very satisfied2248.6
Missing1068 
TOTAL2593100.0
62) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Upkeep of campus (UPKEEP)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1233.8
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2056.3
3) Neutral56417.3
4) Satisfied171652.6
5) Very satisfied65420.0
Missing399 
TOTAL3262100.0
63) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Friendliness of administrative staff (STAFF)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied702.0
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1965.6
3) Neutral40811.7
4) Satisfied184552.7
5) Very satisfied98128.0
Missing161 
TOTAL3500100.0
64) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Pastoral counseling (COUNSEL)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1426.1
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2119.1
3) Neutral74131.9
4) Satisfied86437.2
5) Very satisfied36315.6
Missing1340 
TOTAL2321100.0
65) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Psychological counseling (PSYCHO)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1095.7
2) Somewhat dissatisfied1467.6
3) Neutral86645.3
4) Satisfied57229.9
5) Very satisfied21911.5
Missing1749 
TOTAL1912100.0
66) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Academic advising (ACADEMIC)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1634.9
2) Somewhat dissatisfied42112.6
3) Neutral67820.2
4) Satisfied150745.0
5) Very satisfied58317.4
Missing309 
TOTAL3352100.0
67) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Placement services (PLACE)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1688.6
2) Somewhat dissatisfied23211.8
3) Neutral87744.8
4) Satisfied51526.3
5) Very satisfied1678.5
Missing1702 
TOTAL1959100.0
68) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Health services (HEALTH)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1567.6
2) Somewhat dissatisfied2029.9
3) Neutral77738.0
4) Satisfied73536.0
5) Very satisfied1738.5
Missing1618 
TOTAL2043100.0
69) How satisfied have you been with the following services and academic resources?--Spiritual formation (FORMATN)
TOTAL%
1) Very dissatisfied1996.6
2) Somewhat dissatisfied42013.9
3) Neutral79126.1
4) Satisfied115938.2
5) Very satisfied46315.3
Missing629 
TOTAL3032100.0
70) My gifts are recognized in school community (GIFTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1113.1
2) Disagree3138.9
3) Neutral90325.6
4) Agree173949.2
5) Strongly agree46613.2
Missing129 
TOTAL3532100.0
71) I have been able to get along financially (FINANCE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1193.4
2) Disagree40111.4
3) Neutral70320.0
4) Agree184252.3
5) Strongly agree45713.0
Missing139 
TOTAL3522100.0
72) I am satisfied with my academic experience here (EXPERNCE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree521.5
2) Disagree1624.5
3) Neutral3489.7
4) Agree202756.6
5) Strongly agree99427.7
Missing78 
TOTAL3583100.0
73) School attempts to be inclusive community (INCLUSVE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1063.0
2) Disagree2446.9
3) Neutral56416.0
4) Agree179550.9
5) Strongly agree81723.2
Missing135 
TOTAL3526100.0
74) My beliefs are respected (FRESPCT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree702.0
2) Disagree2256.3
3) Neutral52514.7
4) Agree193554.2
5) Strongly agree81322.8
Missing93 
TOTAL3568100.0
75) I have grown spiritually (GROWN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree491.4
2) Disagree1383.9
3) Neutral52414.7
4) Agree191453.7
5) Strongly agree93826.3
Missing98 
TOTAL3563100.0
76) I got to know at least one faculty member well (FACULTY)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree812.3
2) Disagree2196.1
3) Neutral37410.5
4) Agree173248.4
5) Strongly agree117032.7
Missing85 
TOTAL3576100.0
77) My field education was a great experience (FIELDED2)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1143.8
2) Disagree1655.5
3) Neutral60220.0
4) Agree128442.7
5) Strongly agree84028.0
Missing656 
TOTAL3005100.0
78) I made good friends here (FRIENDS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree361.0
2) Disagree972.7
3) Neutral39911.3
4) Agree178450.5
5) Strongly agree121834.5
Missing127 
TOTAL3534100.0
79) Enough social/cultural available (EVENTS)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1013.0
2) Disagree2998.9
3) Neutral115234.4
4) Agree139041.5
5) Strongly agree41012.2
Missing309 
TOTAL3352100.0
80) Faculty were supportive and understanding (FACSUPT)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree351.0
2) Disagree1403.9
3) Neutral47813.5
4) Agree198055.7
5) Strongly agree92025.9
Missing108 
TOTAL3553100.0
81) I got to know students from other ethnic groups (OTHETHN)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree491.4
2) Disagree1644.7
3) Neutral48913.9
4) Agree203458.0
5) Strongly agree77322.0
Missing152 
TOTAL3509100.0
82) Faith stronger (STRONG)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree511.4
2) Disagree1303.7
3) Neutral75021.2
4) Agree174949.5
5) Strongly agree85024.1
Missing131 
TOTAL3530100.0
83) If I had to do it over, I would still come here (COMEHERE)
TOTAL%
1) Strongly disagree1002.8
2) Disagree1353.8
3) Neutral35710.1
4) Agree158244.6
5) Strongly agree137138.7
Missing116 
TOTAL3545100.0
84) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Relations with faculty (RELFAC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked227262.1
1) Checked138937.9
TOTAL3661100.0
85) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Ecumenical interaction (ECUMENIC)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked324788.7
1) Checked41411.3
TOTAL3661100.0
86) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Community life of school (LIFE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked333591.1
1) Checked3268.9
TOTAL3661100.0
87) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Academic advising (ADVISING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked344994.2
1) Checked2125.8
TOTAL3661100.0
88) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Campus worship program (LITURGY)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked323888.4
1) Checked42311.6
TOTAL3661100.0
89) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Field education/internship (INTERN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked270773.9
1) Checked95426.1
TOTAL3661100.0
90) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Multi-ethnic contacts (MULTETHN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked333691.1
1) Checked3258.9
TOTAL3661100.0
91) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Spiritual formation (SPFORM)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked320087.4
1) Checked46112.6
TOTAL3661100.0
92) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Tutorials (TUTOR)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked360598.5
1) Checked561.5
TOTAL3661100.0
93) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Interaction with fellow students (INTERACT)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked207756.7
1) Checked158443.3
TOTAL3661100.0
94) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Required reading (READING)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked275075.1
1) Checked91124.9
TOTAL3661100.0
95) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Classroom teaching (CLASS)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked195653.4
1) Checked170546.6
TOTAL3661100.0
96) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Library collection (LIBRCOL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked323288.3
1) Checked42911.7
TOTAL3661100.0
97) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Informal discussions (INFORMAL)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked309784.6
1) Checked56415.4
TOTAL3661100.0
98) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Required courses (REQUIRE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked311585.1
1) Checked54614.9
TOTAL3661100.0
99) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Teaching assistant experience (EXPERIEN)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked358097.8
1) Checked812.2
TOTAL3661100.0
100) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Outside speakers (OUTSIDE)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked353396.5
1) Checked1283.5
TOTAL3661100.0
101) Mark three most important influences on your educational experiences here--Other (OTHER)
TOTAL%
0) Not checked344094.0
1) Checked2216.0
TOTAL3661100.0
102) How much educational debt did you incur at this institution? (DEBTHERE)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing137538.8
1) Less than $5,00037010.4
2) $5,000 to $10,00043612.3
3) $10,000 to $15,00037210.5
4) $15,000 to $25,00061017.2
5) $25,000+38110.8
Missing117 
TOTAL3544100.0
103) Debt before coming here (DEBTANTE)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing242068.1
1) Less than $5,00041511.7
2) $5,000 to $10,00036810.4
3) $10,000 to $15,0001905.3
4) $15,000 to $25,0001123.2
5) $25,000+491.4
Missing107 
TOTAL3554100.0
104) Monthly debt payment (PAYMENT)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing123235.9
1) Less than $5,00034210.0
2) $5,000 to $10,00096728.2
3) $10,000 to $15,00073521.4
4) $15,000 to $25,0001374.0
5) $25,000+140.4
Missing234 
TOTAL3427100.0
105) If you have been assigned or expect to be assigned shortly to a full-time position in which of the following areas will you be working? (POSITION)
TOTAL%
11) Parish Ministry167447.7
12) Campus ministry491.4
13) Urban ministry571.6
14) Pastoral counseling832.4
15) Hospital or other chaplaincy1394.0
16) Secondary/prep school teaching541.5
17) College/university teaching1213.5
18) Seminary teaching521.5
19) Social work/services842.4
20) Foreign missions872.5
21) Home missions120.3
22) Church planting/evangelism401.1
23) Youth ministry882.5
24) Church musician160.5
25) Christian education972.8
26) Spiritual direction280.8
27) Social justice ministry591.7
28) Further graduate study2777.9
29) Professional lay ministry451.3
30) Undecided2106.0
31) Other2346.7
Missing155 
TOTAL3506100.0
106) What would you like to be doing five years from now? (NEXTPOS)
TOTAL%
11) Parish Ministry138339.8
12) Campus ministry421.2
13) Urban ministry591.7
14) Pastoral counseling1153.3
15) Hospital or other chaplaincy1213.5
16) Secondary/prep school teaching351.0
17) College/university teaching3379.7
18) Seminary teaching2116.1
19) Social work/services341.0
20) Foreign missions1313.8
21) Home missions140.4
22) Church planting/evangelism702.0
23) Youth ministry651.9
24) Church musician100.3
25) Christian education752.2
26) Spiritual direction702.0
27) Social justice ministry1243.6
28) Further graduate study2136.1
29) Professional lay ministry561.6
30) Undecided1424.1
31) Other1714.9
Missing183 
TOTAL3478100.0
107) Current age (AGE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL353738.25410
108) Age Category (AGED)
TOTAL%
1) Age 20-2992226.1
2) Age 30-39111031.4
3) Age 40+150442.5
Missing125 
TOTAL3536100.0
109) I-SEX: Gender (For use with on-line analysis) (I-SEX)
TOTAL%
1) Male215559.7
2) Female145540.3
Missing51 
TOTAL3610100.0
110) I-MARITAL: Are you (For use with on-line analysis): (I-MARITAL)
TOTAL%
1) Single136137.5
2) Married209757.8
3) Vowed celibate1323.6
4) Other361.0
Missing35 
TOTAL3626100.0
111) I-AGE: Age Category (For use with on-line analysis) (I-AGE)
TOTAL%
1) Age 20-2992226.1
2) Age 30-39111031.4
3) Age 40+150442.5
Missing125 
TOTAL3536100.0
112) I-ETHNIC: How do you describe yourself? (Recoded for use with on-line analysis) (I-ETHNIC)
TOTAL%
1) Asian/Paci2446.8
2) Black46212.8
3) Hispanic982.7
4) White267374.1
5) Other1323.7
Missing52 
TOTAL3609100.0