Survey of Alumni/ae of Presbyterian Theological Schools, 1990

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The purpose of this study is to provide answers to a series of basic questions posed by the 1988 General Assembly. The questions are demographic and descriptive in nature. An overall profile of alumni/ae of Presbyterian theological institutions is provided.

Data File
Cases: 1,505
Variables: 180
Weight Variable: None
Data Collection
Date Collected: Spring, 1990
Funded By
The Lilly Endowment Inc.
Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
Sampling Procedures
A four-page self-report questionnaire was mailed or distributed to 2810 Presbyterian theological institution alumni/ae. After removal of nondeliverables, late responses, and ineligible persons the net response rate was 53.6 percent.
Principal Investigators
Edgar W. Mills, University of Connecticut