Note on Class Demographics

History 3570/Spring 2014/Student Survey
Survey taken January 22, 2014

N = 34
Parental education
61% of parents with a degree beyond the BA – law/medicine/PhDs/divinity degrees
16% of parents with ABs as terminal degree
23% of parents without a college degree
Little parental educational variance –  mothers almost as likely to have advanced degrees as pops

Sibling Education
Your siblings – comparably directed – somewhat more regionally-tied?
You going further/higher??

Prior Schooling
1/3rd privates      (HMann/PE à Girls schools àJesuit inner-city schools)
2/3s publics – Most described as good ones

Where If Not Here?
Another Ivy  5 (15%)
Comparable  (Duke/Vanderbilt/Chicago/JHU…)  10 (30%%)
Mid-size – 2 (Tulane/Wash. U)
Big state university – 5 (15%)
SLACs – 4 (12%)
BU/NYU – 5 (15%0
Other Women’s College – 1
Small college — 1
BC only – 1

Career Plans
Law – 7 (20%)
Business 5
Journalism/TV/Writer  – 6
Medicine — 3
Ministry/Politics/Arts  — 3
Education/Research  — 3
Not a Clue — 6

No farmers/no cops/no homemakers/

RMc – 1/23/2014

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