Profile of U.S. NSSE 2007 Institutions against all U.S. Baccalaureate | NSSE 2007 Institutions | Response Rate Summary
 
Report Overview Results Survey Instrument Profile of Participants Research Outreach Order the 2007 Report
Number of Institutions Average Response Rate
Overall 610 36%
Class Standing First-year Class 606 34%
Senior Class 607 37%
NSSE Administration Mode Paper 81 33%
Web-only 320 37%
Web+ 209 35%
Institutional Control Public 242 27%
Private 346 41%
Carnegie Classification Doc RU-VH 34 27%
Doc RU-H 51 28%
Doc DRU 30 29%
Masters-L 141 32%
Masters-M 62 34%
Masters-S 35 36%
Bac-AS 113 46%
Bac-Diverse 81 37%
Other 63 38%
Barron's Selectivity Rating (Noncompetitive to Most Competitive) Noncompetitive 28 30%
Less competitive 68 30%
Competitive 245 33%
Very Competitive 142 41%
Highly Competitive 49 42%
Most Competitive 9 39%
Institutional Locale City 277 32%
Suburban 120 38%
Town 140 38%
Rural 47 40%
Region New England 57 38%
Mid East 98 34%
Great Lakes 94 39%
Plains 68 40%
Southeast 153 35%
Southwest 49 28%
Rocky Mountains 14 32%
Far West 50 31%
Total Undergraduate Enrollment Less than 500 14 49%
Between 501 and 1000 59 44%
Between 1001 and 2000 151 42%
Between 2001 and 3000 86 37%
Between 3001 and 5000 77 34%
Between 5001 and 10000 96 27%
Between 10001 and 20000 75 27%
More than 20000 30 24%
Full-time Student Percentage More than 90% Full-time Enrollment 225 41%
Between 80% and 90% Full-time Enrollment 146 32%
Between 60% and 80% Full-time Enrollment 159 30%
Less than 60% Full-time Enrollment 49 32%
Female Student Percentage More than 90% Female 22 47%
Between 70% and 90% Female 49 36%
Between 60% and 70% Female 164 34%
Between 50% and 60% Female 266 35%
Between 30% and 50% Female 71 35%
Less than 30% Female 16 35%