Paul R. Carter
College of Business Administration
The information obtained from this survey will be used for improving the educational process in the College of Business Administration at Harding University. Thank you in advance for assisting us in education for eternity and preparing Christian business professionals for lives of service.
I. General Information:
2. Year of Graduation:
Month of Graduation:
3. Major(s) in Business:
Health Care Management
Computer Information Systems
4. E-mail address:
II. Placement Information:
(skip to section III if currently in full-time graduate school)
5. What best describes your current employment status?
Full time permanent employment
Part-time employment (less than 35 hours per week)
Not currently employed, but actively searching
Enrolled full-time in an educational institution (skip to section III)
Serving in an internship, managing a home, caring for children, or voluntarily employed
6. First employer after graduation:
7. Start date of employment with this employer (mm/yy):
8. Was this position related to your field of study?
9. Which factor below
do you believe
was most important to your employer in finding your first job?
Above average GPA
Volunteer and/or extracurricular experience
Personality or interpersonal skills
10. Who helped you to obtain your first full-time position after graduation? (mark all that apply)
other College of Business faculty
The Career Center at Harding
professional contacts outside Harding
personal referral from family or friend
Other (please specify)
11. Annual salary range of first employment:
Less than $15,000
$15,000 to less than $20,000
$20,000 to less than $25,000
$25,000 to less than $30,000
$30,000 to less than $35,000
$35,000 to less than $40,000
$40,000 to less than $45,000
$45,000 to less than $50,000
$50,000 to less than $55,000
$55,000 to less than $60,000
$60,000 or more
12. Your current title/position:
13. Is this still your current employer?
If not, please include current employer information.
COBA Mission..."To prepare Christian business professionals for lives of service."