Student and Alumni Survey Results

Learn what students and alumni think about their education at Excelsior.

Learn about improvements to the student experience based upon survey and research results.

The results provide the percentage of students giving a positive response to each survey item.

How satisfied were you with your Excelsior College undergraduate experience in the following areas?
Instructional Services80%
Academic Services80%
Institutional Perceptions74%
Student Services80%
Enrollment Services81%
Please rate your satisfaction with your Excelsior College undergraduate experience.
So far, how has your college experience met your expectations79%
Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far71%
All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again?63%
How satisfied were you with your Excelsior College graduate experience in the following areas?
Instructional Services86%
Academic Services84%
Institutional Perceptions82%
Student Services83%
Enrollment Services79%
Please rate your satisfaction with your Excelsior College graduate experience.
So far, how has your college experience met your expectations87%
Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far87%
All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again?82%

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Alumni Data

Number of Excelsior College graduates as of FY18171,864
Number of Excelsior College graduates who earned more than one degree (as of FY17)11,659

Location of Excelsior College graduates*

Each country shaded blue indicates that there is at least one student from that country that graduated within the last fiscal year.
Graduate Location World Map
This figure represents where Excelsior College graduates reside within the continental United States. Specifically, each blue dot represents a graduate and the color of the states corresponds to the number of graduates from that state.
Graduate in US Map
Finally, this figure represents where Excelsior College graduates reside within New York State with each blue dot representing a graduate.
Graduates in New York Map
*Location is based upon zip code upon enrollment at Excelsior College.

Overall alumni satisfaction

The results below provide the percentage of students giving a positive response to each survey item on the One Year Alumni Survey. The survey is administered to all recipients of undergraduate degrees (associate and bachelor’s degrees) one year after graduation. Respondents from the survey graduated between July 2016 and June 2017. There were 352 respondents. The response rate was 9.5%.

Associate
Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution.76%
Current field of employment related to degree earned at this institution?77%
Would you recommend this institution to others?80%
How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes?79%
Baccalaureate
Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution.87%
Current field of employment related to degree earned at this institution?62%
Would you recommend this institution to others?94%
How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes?86%

Alumni continuing education

The results below provide the percentage of students giving a positive response to each survey item on the One Year Alumni Survey. The survey is administered to all recipients of undergraduate degrees (associate and bachelor’s degrees) one year after graduation. Respondents from the survey graduated between July 2016 and June 2017. There were 352 respondents. The response rate was 9.5%.

Associate
Do you have plans to seek additional education?84%
Level of education planned/in progress:
Bachelor’s degree88%
Certificate35%
Master’s degree64%
Doctoral degree21%
Baccalaureate
Do you have plans to seek additional education?73%
Level of education planned/in progress:
Bachelor’s degree13%
Certificate42%
Master’s degree76%
Doctoral degree33%