Social Work Alumni Survey - No SW Experience

SW Program Graduate Survey: No SW experience

Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey for the Gordon College Social Work Program. Your careful response is critical to our evaluation and improvement of the Social Work Program, as well as to our accreditation with the Council on Social Work Education. For the sake of anonymity, please do not include your name in any portion of the survey.

1. I. Personal Information: What year did you graduate from the program?

2. Age

3. Gender


4. II. Educational Activities: Have you completed any other degrees since your BA/BSW?

Presently Enrolled
No. Plan to pursue in future.
No. No plans to pursue in future.
Applied, but was not accepted.

5. If you answered yes, which degree(s)? Please list degree, concentration, and school.

6. If you have begun or completed an MSW program, did you apply for and receive "advanced standing" status?

Not available but other recognition of BSW work received.
No recognition of BSW work available in program.
Applied but did not receive.
Did not apply.

7. Overall, how well did the Gordon College Social Work Program prepare you for your additional education?

8. III. Employment: Please list your non-social work employment experiences since graduation, beginning with your current or most recent position. List employer, job title, and dates of employment.

9. What is the major reason you are not employed in social work?

Have not been able to find social work employment
In graduate school, about to enter, or in another educational program
Health, family, or other personal reasons
Have been unable to find any kind of employment

10. Do you intend to seek social work employment in the future?

Yes (Please skip the following question.)
No (Please answer the following question.)

11. Which of the following most accurately describes the reason you do not intend to seek social work employment in the future?

12. IV. Curriculum I would rate the overall quality of the Gordon College Social Work Program as:

13. Please provide specific comments/recommendations on the following components of the Gordon College Social Work Program. Curriculum:

14. Specific Courses:

15. Practicum Program:

16. Faculty:

17. Quality of Advising:

18. Student Organization/Student Input into Program:

19. In general, how satisfied are you with your Gordon Social Work degree?

20. If you had the opportunity to do it again, would you choose social work as your major?


21. If you answered "no" to the above question, why?

22. If you answered "no" to question 20, what major would you choose?