Improve Higher Education in California

Hello, and welcome!

Thank you for your interest in improving higher education in California. By sharing your information with us here, you're agreeing to be contacted by the Student Centered Design Lab for paid research opportunities.

Student Centered Design Lab Overview

Your survey responses will be used to generate a pool of students interested in sharing their opinions about California Community College tools, communication campaigns, and public policy initiatives. Please answer all questions as accurately as possible, and skip those you don't know.

Future Research Opportunities

You may be contacted for in-person and online research studies in the future based on the studies' needs. Please include a current email address and phone number where we can provide you with information about upcoming studies. If selected for a study, your time will be compensated with a gift card.

Thank you! We appreciate your interest.

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  • You are 18 years of age or older
  • You agree to receive invitations to participate in research organized by the Student Centered Design Lab

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Contact Information

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Please provide your contact information below. If we have a project that fits, our team may reach out to you to schedule your research session participation.

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When was the last time you participated in research * (survey, focus group, etc.)?
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Your Educational Information

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What is your highest level of formal education? *
Some high school
High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
Some college
Certificate (from a college or university)
Associates degree
Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Doctorate degree
Prefer not to disclose
What is your current educational / career status? * (Select all that apply) High school student
Community college student
Undergraduate student at a four-year college or university
Post-graduate student
Out-of-state student
International student
Former community college student (alumni)
Employed
Unemployed / looking for work
Retired
Other
Prefer not to disclose
Are you currently a student at a California Community College? Yes
No
At which California community college(s) are you currently a student? * (Click to expand; select all that apply.)

Background Information

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What city do you currently live in? *

What is your age? * 19 or younger
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44
45-49
50 or older
Prefer not to disclose
What is your gender? * Female
Male
Other
Prefer not to disclose
What is your race / ethnicity? * African American
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Asian
Filipino
Hispanic
Multi-Ethnicity
Pacific Islander
White (Non-Hispanic)
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What is / are your primary languages that you speak? * (Select all that apply) English
Spanish
Tagalog
Chinese — Mandarin
Chinese — Cantonese
Other
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How many people live in your household? * 1
2
3
4
5
6 or more
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What is your current marital status? * Married
Not married
Other
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Are you a parent / guardian? * Yes
No
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Do you identify as a member of any of the groups listed below?* (Select all that apply) Current or former foster youth
First in your family to attend college
Homeless
LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex and asexual)
Military (Active Duty, Active Reserve, National Guard)
Veteran
Student with a disability or impairment (Disabled Student Programs and Services)
None
Prefer not to disclose
What is your annual household income? * Less than $15,000/year
Between $15,001 - $30,000/year
Between $30,001 - $45,000/year
Between $45,001 - $60,000/year
Between $60,001 - $75,000/year
Between $75,001 - $90,000/year
More than $90,001/year
Prefer not to disclose

Background Information

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What best describes your internet access? * (Select all that apply) None / no access
A few times a week
A few times a day
Unlimited Internet access at work
Unlimited Internet access at home
Unlimited Internet access on my phone
Other
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What devices do you typically use to access the internet? * (Select all that apply) Desktop computer
Gaming console (ex. Xbox)
Laptop computer
Smartphone (ex. Samsung Galaxy)
Tablet (ex. iPad)
TV
Other
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Which of the above devices do you share with other people in your household to access the internet? *(Select all that apply) Desktop computer
Gaming console
Laptop computer
Smartphone
Tablet
TV
Other
Prefer not to disclose