Learning Abroad Center

Focus Groups and Product Assessment

Focus Groups

Focus Groups are used as part of the evaluation methodology. Focus group questions have been piloted in order to collect qualitative data from students who have studied abroad, students who have not studied abroad, and students of color. The focus group instruments are available for all four campuses to use with their student populations

2001-2002 Focus Group Executive Summary

Focus Group for Past Study Abroad Participants, Fall 2001

Questions and Summary

Focus Group for Non-Study Abroad Students, Spring 2002

Questions and Summary

Focus Group for Students of Color, Spring 2002

Questions and Summary

Product Assessment

Program Selection Evaluation

This evaluation, given to students when they apply for a program, is designed to assess the role of various information sources, including the Study Abroad Major Advising Sheets (SAMAS), in the program selection process.

Faculty-Staff Study Abroad Major Advising Sheet Survey

This evaluation is designed to measure the use and effectiveness of Study Abroad Major Advising Sheets.