Education is not the filling of a pail, it is the lighting of a fire. - W. B. Yeats

Colorado State University
Department of Mathematics
Alumni Questionnaire


This year the Mathematics Department is undergoing its periodic internal and external reviews. One of the most important goals of this exercise is to assess the quality of the education we deliver. We believe that nothing can document this more than the success of our alumni. It will be very much appreciated if you can complete the following survey. Thank you in advance for your help.

1. Which Mathematics degrees did you earn from CSU (check all that apply)? B.S. M.S. Ph.D.


The remaining questions refer to the highest degree you have indicated in question 1.

2. What was your concentration?

3. What year did you complete your degree?

4. How many years did it take you to complete your degree?

5. How does the time taken compare to the time you expected?

Notably longer than expected
About the time expected
Notably less than expected

6. With what previous qualification did you enter this degree program?

High school diploma
Some college credit
Previous mathematics degree from CSU
Previous mathematics degree from other university
Previous non-mathematics degree