National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) Administration

California State University, Chico administers the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) every two years to samples of first-year and senior undergraduate students. The NSSE is an institutional wide survey that assess the extent to which first-year and senior undergraduates engage in educational practices associated with high levels of learning and development. The survey is based on the premise that the frequency with which students engage in effective educational practices indicates the quality of the educational experience.