| 1. What was the average starting salary
of this year's new SU college graduate
||a. $54,500 per year
b. $36,000 per year
c. $41,199 per year
d. $28,000 per year
|2. To obtain a good job after graduation, the
college student should
||a. Have a solid GPA
b. Have related career experience
c. Have a professional resume
d. Have a strong job network
e. All of the above
|3. It looks very professional for a college student
to have this on their resume
||a. Volunteer experience
b. High school athletics
c. Membership in campus organizations
d. Both a and c
|4. Employers are looking for these characteristics in
||a. Ability to organize information
b. Outstanding video game expertise
c. Excellent communication and leadership skills
d. Both A and C
|5. When selecting a major the most important thing to
||a. Class times
b. Geographic location
c. Interest and love of field
d. Financial benefits
|6. Who is the best resource for assisting students in
finding eventual employment?
||a. Their friends
b. Career Services
d. Their professors
|7. What are the most employable fields for students
||a. Health Careers
b. Social Services
d. All of the above
|8. What is the best career advice you can give your
||a. Suggest volunteering
b. Suggest internships
c. Advocate for job security
d. A and B
|9. If your son/daughter is undecided about their
major, what should they do?
||a. Make an appointment with Career
b. Talk to their roommate
c. Utilize interest inventories in Career Services
d. Discuss career options with alumni mentors
e. A, C and D
|10. What are some "mistakes"
students do when conducting a job or internship search?
||a. Placing inappropriate information on Facebook,
Twitter or LinkedIn
b. Not following up an interview with a thank you note
c. Inappropriate answering machine messages
d. Unusual email addresses
e. All of the above
|11. How many individual student appointments did
SU Career Services have in 2010-2011?
|12. How many workshops did SU Career
Services conduct in the 2010-2011 school year?
|13. What service accounted for the most student
appointments with SU Career Services Counseors in 2010-2011?
||a. Major exploration
b. Job search assistance
c. Resume reviews
d. Graduate school assistance
|14. How many classroom presentations did Career
Services do in the 2010-2011 school year?
|15. What is your ultimate goal for sending your
son or daughter to SU or college in general?
||a. To learn more about the global
b. To become more independent and self-sufficient
c. To grow and become a civic-minded adult
d. To obtain a good job and move out of your house
e. The correct answer or answers is up to you!
|Extra Credit-What is your biggest fear of sending your
son/daughter to SU?
||All answers are correct