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 Services 83%
Academic Services 84%
Institutional Perceptions 81%
Student Services 82%
Enrollment Services 81%
Please rate your satisfaction with your Excelsior College undergraduate experience.
So far, how has your college experience met your expectations 87%
Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far 78%
All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again? 77%
How satisfied were you with your Excelsior College graduate experience in the following areas?
Instructional Services 88%
Academic Services 86%
Institutional Perceptions 83%
Student Services 85%
Enrollment Services 83%
Please rate your satisfaction with your Excelsior College graduate experience.
So far, how has your college experience met your expectations 94%
Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far 90%
All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again? 90%

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Alumni Data

Number of Excelsior College graduates as of FY21 188,973
Number of Excelsior College graduates who earned more than one degree (as of FY21) 14,422

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 graduates one year after graduation. Respondents from the survey graduated between July 2019 and June 2020. There were 320 respondents. The response rate was 6.4%.

Associate (n=128)
Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution. 76%
Current field of employment related to degree earned at this institution? 79%
Would you recommend this institution to others? 76%
How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes? 83%
Baccalaureate (n=162)
Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution. 89%
Current field of employment related to degree earned at this institution? 57%
Would you recommend this institution to others? 95%
How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes? 90%
Masters (n=28)
Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution. 96%
Current field of employment related to degree earned at this institution? 71%
Would you recommend this institution to others? 96%
How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes? 96%

Alumni continuing education

Associate
Do you have plans to seek additional education? 83%
Level of education planned/in progress:
Bachelor’s degree 97%
Certificate 63%
Master’s degree 95%
Doctoral degree 47%
Baccalaureate
Do you have plans to seek additional education? 75%
Level of education planned/in progress:
Bachelor’s degree 24%
Certificate 63%
Master’s degree 95%
Doctoral degree 47%
Masters
Do you have plans to seek additional education? 60%
Level of education planned/in progress:
Certificate 21%
Post Graduate Courses 8%
Doctoral degree 13%