National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted March 7-8,
By Rasmussen Reports
1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the SAT college entrance test?
2* Have you ever taken an SAT test?
3* Generally speaking, are the results of a standardized national test like the SAT an accurate reflection of a student’s knowledge and intelligence?
4* Should a standardized national test like the SAT be a major factor in college admissions?
5* In America today, can just about any good student who wants to attend college find a way to do so?
6* In today’s economic environment, is a college degree still a good financial investment?
7* Is the primary purpose of attending college to learn the skills needed to get a better job?
8* Many employers require job applicants to have a college degree. Would it be better for America if more employers offered jobs to high school graduates instead of requiring a college degree?
9* What is the highest level of education you have completed?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence